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Home > Solution for J and C

Solution for J and C

Solution for J and C Residence

Design is for 1 Storey single family residence 2590 Sq. Ft.

Please read solution specification below and then look at solution components (links to products) at the bottom to get a complete view of your solution. Please send us email with questions/comments you might have.

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Solution Specification:
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.


Home Orientation

For ease of communication 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.

Bedroom #1

1 VDT on the west wall
1 Dt on the east wall
Whole house audio - zone 1


Study

1 VDT on west wall
1 DT on east wall


Covered Patio

Whole house audio - zone 2
1 DT on west wall


Family Room

1 VDT on west wall
1 DT on east wall
1 HT for 7.1 surround sound/home theater (also the head-end for the audio zone zero)


Family Dining Room(FDR)

1 VDT on east wall
Whole house audio - zone 3


BreakFast Area

1 VDT on east wall
Whole house audio - zone 4


Kitchen

1 VDT on west kitchen wall under cabinet/on splash-board to allow tel, data and under cabinet TV.
1 DT on splash board of the kitchen Island/bar for laptop/kitchen phone
1 T Leviton out-of-sight jack for main home phone/answering machine.


Bedroom #2

1 VDT on west wall for computer
2 DT on north or east wall


Bedroom #3

1 VDT on west wall as directed in the floor plan
2 DT on east wall


Bedroom #4

1 VDT on east wall
2 DT on south wall


2 Car Garage


1 VDT on the west wall for the computer.
1 HT for 7.1 surround sound/home theater


Whole House Audio
A 4-zone A-bus whole house audio system with built in IR repeater system. Building blocks are: 4 zone distribution module installed at the wall where the main entertainment unit will reside (Family room) Wiring is 1 cat5e from distribution module to each amplified keypad. Speaker wire 14/2 from keypad to the ceiling/wall speakers. Family room is already covered with the entertainment unit, you could go with 4 zones :Bedroom #1, Covered Patio, Family Room (zone 0), Breakfast. 4 zones audio will be economical for you.
Please not the A-bus single zone does not come with speakers You have to purchase the speakers separately.

Total outlets(wallplates) of each type
VDT=10
DT=11
HT=2
T=1
Audio Zone 4 recommended.

Total outlets by service type
Video= 10
Data =10 + 11 = 21
Telephone 10 + 11 + 1 = 22


Surround sound 7.1/Home Theater 2

Solution Components:

Structured Wiring Panel These panels(cabinets) are designed to fit between studs (2x4inch wooden colums) and mount flush with the wall. Unit comes as a can and a cover. the can mounts flush with the finished wall. The cover rides on the wall and screws into the can and will rise 1/4 inch from the wall.

AC power supply

Termination your 24 telephone runs on this panel, each cat5e consists of 4 twisted pairs, each twisted pair will give you one telephone line. You will have 4 telephone lines per location.

Video Distribution 8 Satellite ports- cables are HDTV ready This unit is 110V, please let me know if you wish to purchase.

Four zone single source A-bus Audio kit

500ft Composite cable to power 10 VDT outlets (order Qty: 2)

2000 ft( Cat5e cable to power 11 data (in DT) outlets, to bring telephone service from demarc to structured wiring panel (Order Qty: 2, Color: blue)

2000 ft Cat5e cable to power 11 telephone (in DT) outlets.Order Qty: 2, Color: white

1000 Ft RG6 cable for Video camera, Cable TV source from demarc to structured wiring panel, also recommend running 4 RG6 cables from panel to attic, leave ample length so cable can be pulled after move-in to southern skies facing location for future satellite Dish feed.

7.1 Surround Sound - (Order qty: 2)

VDT outlets - (Order qty: 10)

DT outlets - (Order qty: 11)

Double gang wallplate for 2 HT outlets - order 2

Inserts for HT outlet - order 4

NEMA rated wallboxes will make U.S style wallplate installs easy - order 2x24 note: this mounts on 2x4 wooden studs as well as metal studs

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