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Channel Vision AB-902 ABUS Whole House Audio Distribution System
Channel Vision AB-902 ABUS Whole House Audio Distribution System
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Channel Vision AB-902 ABUS Whole House Audio Distribution System
Item# 8345
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Overview

  • Distributes audio and IR control throughout rooms in your home over inexpensive CAT5 cable
  • Single source, four zone audio player with volume controls
  • Easy installation
  • only requires one run of cable per room
  • Allows for future expansion and updating

Essential Info

The A-BUS CAT5 Whole-House Audio System is an innovative multi-room audio technology that enables you to have music in any or every room in your home. But unlike traditional audio distribution methods, which can be expensive and complicated, A-BUS is distributed throughout the home with affordable, easily-accessible Cat. 5 cable. The kit includes one of each: Single-source Distribution Module, Panel Distribution Module, Universal ABUS Remote Control, 24V DC Power Supply, Dual IR Emitter, and 4 Amplified Keypads (see decription of each on the details and specifications below). A-BUS delivers control into the hands of the user. The volume in each room can be individually controlled. Once a house is wired for A-BUS, you can choose to have music installed in any room - now or in the future.

Note: In-wall speakers, CAT5 cable, speaker cable and IR emitters all sold separately.

Manuals/Software

What's Included

  • 1x - Single-Source Distribution Module
  • 1x - Panel Distribution Module
  • 4x - Amplified Keypads
  • 1x - Universal A-BUS Remote Control
  • 1x - 24VDC Power Supply
  • 1x - Dual IR Emitter
  • 1x - J-110 Punchdown Tool


  • Specifications


    Specifications

    Manufacturer:Channel Vision
    Manufacturer Product No.:AB-902
    Power Requirements:24V DC @ 3.2 amps
    Keypad Faceplate Color:White


    Important notes:
    Smarthome does not accept any returns for this product. If defective, you will need to contact the manufacturer directly for all warranty issues.
    Manufacturer contact information: Channel Vision Technology, Tel: (714) 424-6500 Ext 150

    Images/Video

    Complete ABUS Connection diagram       
    Complete ABUS Connection diagram       

    Reviews

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    JOEL -- ivins, UT   11/3/2012
    Simple and Easy to install. Out-of-the box the system performs! For the cost of this starter; I recommend it for Quality "easy listening" use.
    RHEA LYNN -- saskatoon, SK   10/20/2011
    Recommended product by a friend, works great we are very happy with it!!
    MELVIN -- ft. mill, SC   3/9/2009
    I am completely thrilled with my system. The installation was a snap and the directions were easy to follow. I would rate the 8345 with five stars out of five.*****
    ROBERT -- vancouver, WA   2/11/2007
    Install was a breeze. The instructions could use a little updating though as the wiring diagrame that comes with the Abus is a little misleading. Use RJ-45 on all connections where possible and you don't get into problems.
    DENNIS VAN -- half moon bay, CA   1/15/2007
    Really great system for my application. Does a really fine job getting sound where I need it. There are some discrepancies between the user manual and what features actually exist on the system, but they were minor for my needs. Installation and setup was pretty bulletproof, though I did have some difficulty on one of the punchdown CAT5 connections that took quite a few conversations with Channel Vision technical support to diagnose and I'm still unclear about what I did wrong since the other 40+ connections were fine. The Channel Vision technical support team is AWESOME.
    BOB -- manistee, MI   4/25/2005
    works great, i put one of these kits in for a customer and now i want one for my house. very happy with the performance. i paired it with Bose in-ceiling speakers and one outdoor pair and they all sound great.

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