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J. M. SolutionSolution for J M Residence
Design is for 2 Storey single family residence 3500 Sq. Ft.
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Four types of outlets for audio video data telephone (whole house described seperately)
VDT : Video, Data, Telephone, powered by composite cable
DT : Data + telephone powered by cat5e cables
HT : Home theater 5 pairs of binding post modules for audio input. Located behind entertainment/TV unit. (Other end terminates directly on to the speakers.
VC : video camera, run one RG6 and 1 cat5e to each of the interior/exterior camera location. Three technologies available, CCTV($), IP camera($$), IP camera with Power over ethernet($$$) wire for both.
CCTV uses 1 RG6 for video and cat5e for 12V DC
IP camera uses cat5e for signal and control and have a 110 V AC close by for power.
IP camera with power over ethernet handles signal/control and power all from one cat5e but is very expensive now.
When pre-wiring for video camera leave ample extra length on camera end and cover gang box with wallplate.
For the sake of this design I have considered
top of page to be North, Bottom is South, Right edge
of page is East and Left edge of page is West.
2 VDT One on west wall and another on the north east corner for easy viewing from kitchen/dining.
1 HT wiring in the great room. wires start at one of the two VDT locations of your choice and terminate on wall or ceiling depending on your speaker type(front floor standing/satellite, rear wall mounted(flush/surface) or ceiling mounted(surface only)
Kitchen and Dining
1 VDT on north kitchen wall under cabinet/on splash-board to allow tel, data and under cabinet TV.
1 DT on splash board near fridge
1 VDT in the south-east corner of dining
1 VDT on north west corner at ceiling height for
watching from treadmil/office desk. you can optionally
peel off the two cat5e cables and provide video at ceiling height and data/telephone
at 18 inch height for office use.
2 DT one on south wall center and another on north-east corner.
1 VDT on East wall (if low seat/desk permits or install on north wall
1 DT on east wall at nightstand north of the bed
Bedroom #4 (2nd floor north)
1 VDT on east wall
1 DT on west wall at nightstand south of the bed
Bedroom #3 (2nd floor West)
1 VDT on North wall
1 DT on South wall at nightstand east of the bed
1 VDT on South wall east corner
1 DT, on one side of the bed
2 VDT on your choice of wall to cover for the potential TV locations.
Whole House Audio
An 8-zone A-bus whole house audio system with
built in IR repeater system.
Building blocks are:
2 x 4 zone distribution module
installed at the wall where the main entertainment unit will
reside (great room?)
2 x 24 V power supply
8 x amplified keypads
Wiring is 1 cat5e from distribution module to
structured wiring panel and cat5e from hub to each
amplified keypad. Speaker wire 14/2 from
keypad to the ceiling/wall speakers.
8 pairs of ceiling or wall speakers.
Looks like we have 3 downstairs zones (covered patio, office
and guest suite) and 5 upstairs zones (sun deck(outdoor wall mount speakers, loft, bedroom #3, bedroom#4, master bedroom)
(we dont sell Russound items and cannot quote you on it.
cable estimates however are included.
IP camera/CCTV camera
run one cat5e and one rg6 cable to each potential
camera location. (eg porch, and sun deck for outdoors
and the 2 kids bedrooms) For indoors use IP camera and
install camera diagonally opposite from door at ceiling
height to cover entire room, also provide 110V AC to power
IP camera For outdoors use weatherproof bullet camera
and CCTV technology.
(I have calculated cable and data connections you need
in the structured wiring panel, we
only sell IP cameras and dont have CCTV cameras)
Total outlets(wallplates) of each type
Total outlets by service type
Data 11 + 7 + 8 (for Ip cameras) = 25
Telephone 11 + 7= 18
Surround sound 5.1/Home Theater 1
42 inch Structured Wiring Panel
AC power supply
Termination needed for 19 telephone outlets. This unit provide 24 data ports Terminate the 19 telephone lines on this unit
Add 4 expansion slots to allow termination of 24 data cat5e cables(order Qty: 4)
5input 12 output HDTV ready Satellite multiswitch (order Qty: 1)
1000ft of composite cable to power the 11 VDT outlets. You need to take shortest routes to each room to save labor and cable. You can use same route to get the VDT and DT to each room and fork off once in the room to each wallplate.(order Qty:2 x 500 Ft)
2000ft RG6 cable for 8 video camera locations and to be used for running cable from cable TV demarc box to structured wiring panel and 4 (four) RG6 cables from panel to attic for future satellite/HDTV feed. Please leave ample extra length on all 4 so cable can be pulled to all location outside house where southern skies are visible. (order Qty: 2 x 1000 Ft)
2000 Ft Cat5e cable to power the Data in the DT and the cat5e in 1 VC outlet Order Qty: 2, Color: Blue)
1000 Ft Cat5e cable to power the Telephone in the DT and phone service from demarc to structured wiring panel.(Order Qty: 1, Color: White)
1000 ft14 guage 2 conductor speaker cable for surround sound/home theater and whole house audio speaker cable runs from amplified keypad to speaker runs. (Order Qty: 2)
VDT outlets - (Order qty: 11)
Coax Connectors.- (Order qty: 2)
DT outlets - (Order qty: 7)
binding post module, use 5 pairs in each home theater location. Note: other end of speaker cable terminates directly on speaker so leave extra length in gangbox and cover with blank wallplate(Order qty: 5)
Double gang wallplate for 5 HT outlets - (Order qty: 1)
6 port Inserts for HT outlet - (Order qty: 1)
4 port Inserts for HT outlet - (Order qty: 1)
Single Gang Box for VDT and DT,AVC and VC Outlets- (Order qty: 48) )
Double Gang Box for HT outlets - (Order qty: 1) )
Structured Wiring tool kit (Order qty: 1)
Coax Tester (Order qty: 1)
Cat5e Data Tester(Order qty: 1)
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