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Home > Solution for C. D

Solution for C. D

Design is for C. D. residence Design is for 11 rooms. 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.

Solution Specification:

Four types of outlets

VDT : Video, Data, Telephone powered by composite cable
DT : Data + telephone powered by cat5e cables
HT : Home Theater 5.1 Wallplate behind TV
T : Leviton Out-of-Sight Telephone Jack
RCA :l/R Audio + Video RCA Jack
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.

Four Upstairs Bedrooms (4)

4 x 1 VDT on wall across from bed
2 x 1 VDT in two bedrooms that are large
4 x 2 DT on one side of bed
1 x 1 DT on the other side of master bed
1 x 1 HT for master bedroom recommended (Adjust install height per regular/flat screen TV)

Kitchen / Pantry(1)

1 x 1 VDT under cabinet to allow tel, data and under cabinet TV.
1 x 1 T for kitchen wall phone. Run 110V power to this unit to ensure cord free Wall Phone installation. note: this item not available until August.
1 x 1 DT in kitchen near/behind fridge 1 x 1 DT in Pantry (Laundry machine)

family

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

Garage

1 x 1 VDT in Garage, recommend Ceiling height for easy viewing when working in Garage.
1 x 1 DT in garage on a different wall from VDT outlet

Basement and Office

2 x 1 VDT in Basement
1 x 1 DT in Basement
2 x 1 VDT in office
1 x 1 DT in office


Whole House audio (2)

C. D. will run own wiring to get A/B system in family/kitchen and multi-room system in basement. 1 X 1 RCA L/R Audio and video in Family room 1 x 1 RCA L/R Audio and video jacks in Basement Cat53 cable interconnecting the two RCA Wallplates

Wired Survelliance Camera

Run one cat5e and one RG6 to two locations where you might want a camera eg. Foyer, overlooking backyard etc. The two cables will allow you to run either CCTV or IP cameras


Total outlets(wallplates) of each type

VDT=13
DT=11
RCA=2
VC=5
T=1
HT=1


Total outlets by service type

Video 13
Data 13 + 11 = 24
Telephone 13 + 11 + 1 = 25
VC 5
RCA 2
Home Theater C.D. With run use wallplate with hole to pass cable from in-wall directly to amps in family/basement. In master bedroom, recommend 5 pairs of Binding posts for future home theater.



Solution Components:

Structured Wiring Panel

AC power supply

Termination on panel for 24 data and 25 telephone outlets. This unit provide 24 tel/data ports

Add 5 expansion slots to extend the 24 port to 54 ports, you need 49 ports

Satellite/Cable TV Distribution to 12 TVs You have 13 VDT outlets, you probably wont have 13 TVs so a 12 port should be find, you can leave one RG6 cable unconnected.

1000ft Composite cable to power 13 VDT outlets (order Qty: 2)

2000 ft( Cat5e cable to power 11 data (in DT) outlets, IP camera and 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 + 1 out-of-sight jack (Order Qty: 2, Color: off-white

1000 Ft RG6 cable for Video camera, Cable TV source from demarc to structured wiring panel, also recommend running 5 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.

500 ft14 guage 2 conductor speaker cable for surround sound/home theater in living and master bedroom and to run speaker wire from VC to ceiling speakers for whole house audio (Order Qty: 1)

VDT outlets - (Order qty: 13)

DT outlets - (Order qty: 11)

Leviton Out-of-sight Jack for Kitchen Phone - (Order qty: 1 not available until August)

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 pairs)

RCA jack for inteconnect between Family and basement audio units. Run one cat5e wire between them(Order Qty: 2 triples)

Single gang wallplate for 2 RCA outlets - order 2

Inserts for RCA Outlets - order 2

Double gang wallplate for 2 HT outlets - order 1

Inserts for HT outlet - order 2

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