INSTEON Wireless Motion Sensor Product Details
Wireless INSTEON Motion and Occupancy Sensor
Save valuable energy and be eco-friendly with the Wireless Insteon Motion and Occupancy Sensor. This sensor helps you to automatically switch ON your lights and other appliances when you enter a room, laundry or garage and also switches OFF the appliances when you leave. You just need to link this sensor to a wall switch, plug-in lamps or appliances and the rest is done. Set your thermostat to your favorite comfort level and link it to this sensor and your thermostat starts working as soon as you enter your home. Also, you can set the motion sensitivity for flexible placement and optional night only mode allows you to keep your lights OFF during daytime. Purchase the great energy saver- Wireless Insteon Motion and Occupancy Sensor right now!
What It Is And Why You Need It:
- Dusk / Dawn Sensor; makes sure that your porch light is OFF during dawn and ON during dusk
- Paintable; the sensor is paintable and hence matches perfectly with your home décor
- Low battery warning; notifies you in the form of LED flash when the batteries are low
- Mounting bracket and 2 mounting screws included in the package; ensures ease of installation
Additional features include an adjustable 'Off' countdown timer delay, night-only mode with adjustable light sensitivity settings, adjustable motion sensitivity, wireless range of up to 150', 40-foot field of vision and a pivoting mounting bracket. INSTEON Wireless Motion sensor is a must-have for any INSTEON home automation network as an addition that will make your life more convenient, fun and energy-efficient. A 9 Volt battery is required and included.
Please note that 2842-222 is the new product number of 2420M. The product and functionality are the same.Required Accessory
Since the motion sensor only transmits RF signals, your home must have at least one Access Point or other dual-band product to interpret the command for controlling powerline only devices.
How It Works
The motion sensor also features a secondary dusk / dawn control feature that is accessible with computer controllers such as HouseLinc or ISY-99. It allows you to set a device or group of devices to activate when the photocell detects a change in light or dark conditions for more than 3.5 minutes. Great for automatically controlling landscape lighting and more.
Optional Power Supply
Note About PIR Sensors
Also, please note that certain types of treated glass may or may not act as an infrared 'wall' through which a motion sensor can detect. If you want to detect motion through glass, we recommend you test it in your particular application. Note: Any accumulation of ice, snow or dirt on the Fresnel lens may also interfere with the motion sensors ability to detect motion.
Unlock More Motion Sensor Options with HouseLinc
Dusk / Dawn Photocell Sensor
Low Battery Warning
For extended battery life, consider purchasing a 9V Lithium battery which can extend battery life by 4 times.
If you have a need for the motion sensor to activate many links, using HouseLinc, ISY-99 or other INSTEON computer controller that supports this product can extend battery life.
Additional Resources: Product Manuals
Manufactured by: Insteon
Warranty provided by: Insteon
Limited Warranty: 24 months parts; 24 months labor
Mfg Part No: 2842-222
UPC No: 718122388714
Box Size: ( Length:7, Width:7, Depth:2)
Shipping Weight: 3.1500 pound(s)
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- Limited Warranty: A full text version of the limited warranty
may be obtained by mailing a self addressed, stamped envelope to the
address below and requesting the warranty for item number: XMA-101801225
7795 W. Flagler St. Suite 35
Miami, FL. 33144
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