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R. A. Solution

Solution for R A Residence

Design is for 2 Storey single family residence 4500 Sq. Ft.

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Solution Specification:

Four types of outlets

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.
AVC :Audio Volume control for A-bus whole house audio with ceiling speakers in same room/zone powered by cat5e from panel/entertainment center and 14/2 speaker wires to ceiling speakers

Kitchen and Breakfast

1 VDT under cabinet/on splash-board to allow tel, data and under cabinet TV.
1 DT near/behind fridge
1 DT on kitchen peninsula facing the breakfast area

Family room

1 VDT at big screen TV/Flat Panel TV location
1 DT on two another wall
note: if installing flat panel TV, install wallplate (and 110V outlet) at approx 5 feet height.

Living room

1 VDT on one wall
1 DT on another wall


1 VDT on one a wall of your choice

Master Bedroom

1 VDT on wall across from bed
2 DT one on each side of bed
1 HT

Four other bedrooms/study(4)

4 x 1 VDT
4 x 1 DT in on another wall of your choice in each of the 4 rooms

Game Room)

1 DT
To allow two possible configurations of the Home Theater. Consider installing 1 VDT at ceiling height if you have pool table.

Whole House audio (2)

Russound ABK1.2 A-Bus kit contains the A-bus hub, IR emmiters and 4 A-bus keypad units. Speakers are seperate. Run Cat5e wire from the back of the entertainment center to the keypad, run 14 guage 2 conductor speaker cable (same cable is also used for home theaters) from keypad to ceiling speakers. Cable estimates are included in component list below.Speakers would go in the ceiling of the rooms/patios We do not sell Russound products.

Total outlets(wallplates) of each type


Total outlets by service type

Video 10
Data 10 + 11 = 20
Telephone 10 + 11 = 21

Surround sound 5.1/Home Theater 2

Solution Components:

Structured Wiring Panel

AC power supply

Termination needed for 21 data and 21 telephone outlets, total 42. This unit provide 24 data ports Terminate the 21 telephone cables and 3 data cables on this unit

Add 3 expansion slots to expand the 24 telephone/data ports to 30 ports(order Qty: 3)

8 port data switch(order Qty: 1)

Passive video splitter for tv and cable tv distribution. Connect one of the Rg6 cables from each room on this unit. (the other RG6 cable from each room is crimped and left idle until ready to use). Be sure to label each RG6 cables during installation so you can easily trace them later if you replace this with a satellite multiswitch(order Qty: 1)

Passive video splitter for remaining 4 cable tv locations(order Qty: 1)

1000ft of composite cable to power the 10 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)

500ft RG6 cable, 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: 1 x 500 Ft)

1000 Ft Cat5e cable to power the Data in the DT and the cat5e in 1 VC outlet Order Qty: 1, Color: Blue)

1000 Ft Cat5e cable to power the Telephone in the DT and phone run from demarc to structured wiring panel.(Order Qty: 1, Color: White)

500ft14 guage 2 conductor speaker cable for surround sound/home theater runs. (Order Qty: 1)

VDT outlets - (Order qty: 10)

Coax Connectors.- (Order qty: 2)

DT outlets - (Order qty: 11)

binding post module, use 5 pairs in each home theater location order 15 pairs. Note: other end of speaker cable terminates directly on speaker so leave extra length in gangbox and cover with blank wallplate(Order qty: 10)

Double gang wallplate for 2 HT outlets - (Order qty: 2)

6 port Inserts for HT outlet - (Order qty: 2)

4 port Inserts for HT outlet - (Order qty: 2)

Single Gang Box for VDT and DT,AVC and VC Outlets- (Order qty: 46) )

Double Gang Box for HT outlets - (Order qty: 2) )

Structured Wiring tool kit (Order qty: 1)

Coax Tester (Order qty: 1)

Cat5e Data Tester(Order qty: 1)

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