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Motion Activated Lighting Control

Choose between two equally simple motion-activated devices: Open/Close Sensor which mounts to any door or window or Motion Sensor which mounts on a wall. Either one can be set to turn on a light when activated and turn it off when the door or window closes or motion has stopped being sensed.

Let Motion Control the Lights

Would you like to turn on a light every time a closet door is opened and then have the light turn off when the door is closed? Maybe you just need a light turned on without having to feel around for the switch in the dark. Either way, we have a solution for you. In the above illustration we show a door/window sensor (Open/Close Sensor) and a motion sensor. Both can turn on a light when activated. The Open/Close Sensor turns the light off when the door or window is closed and the motion sensor turns it off after a period of time of no motion. Both communicate wirelessly to an LampLinc (Dual-Band) (or any dual-band device) which plugs into a standard outlet and communicates over the homes electrical wiring to either a plug-in module or wall switch.

Parts List
Motion Sensor (for detecting motion) OR Open/Close Sensor (for detecting a door or window opening) | SwitchLinc Dimmer Switch | LampLinc Plug-In Dimmer (Dual-Band)