What are the benefits of
C-Bus home automation, and what is Clipsal C-Bus?
|Your Clever Home automation Engineer can uniquely transform your home
with Clipsal C-Bus:
- Classy interior design.
Beautify your home with glass or stainless steel facia C-Bus wall switches
touch screen home automation controllers.
Enjoy mood-transforming lighting scenes
that also control
motorised blinds, curtains, or shutters. Home automation never looked so good!
- Surprising convenience.
Be delighted with Clever Home's application of C-Bus to: automatic lighting,
fans, heated towel rails, zoned
heating/cooling, ceiling fans,
curtains, or shutters and automatic
watering. Enjoy automated checklist execution when Away-arming your security
(leaving home) or going to bed, and convenient Wiser 2
monitoring and control from your smart phones and Internet tablets.
- Future-proofing flexibility.
Accommodate your changing needs by simply reprogramming your C-Bus
system without re-wiring.
Easily add C-Bus home automation devices by simply connecting to your nearest existing
- Enhanced home safety, security, and energy
Clipsal C-Bus product overview catalogue 2013
C-Bus home control lifestyle brochure 2011
C-Bus product overview guide 2009
C-Bus automation solutions guide 2008
C-Bus automation system overview 2008
C-Bus Smart Living home automation 2005
C-Bus new home automation products 2005
C-Bus home automation brochure 2002
Clipsal C-Bus2 energy management system 2002
Clipsal C-Bus home automation movie
C-Bus 4 Ch 2A Dimmer
Clipsal C-Bus 4 Ch 2.5A Universal Dimmer
C-Bus 8 Ch 1A Dimmer
C-Bus 1 Ch Relay
C-Bus 2 Ch Voltage-Free Relay
C-Bus 4 Ch Voltage-Free Relay
C-Bus 4 Ch Changeover Relay
C-Bus 8 Ch Voltage-Free Relay
Clipsal C-Bus 12 Ch Voltage-Free Relay
C-Bus Power Supply
|What is Clipsal C-Bus?
- Clipsal C-Bus is a family of home automation products.
C-Bus home automation products communicate with each other on a dedicated network.
C-Bus refers to the network, its communications protocol, and the system of components on
C-Bus is sometimes incorrectly referred to as CBus.
- What does "C-Bus" stand for?
The "C" in C-Bus stands for Clipsal, because Clipsal developed and
Clipsal C-Bus is a "Bus" because its components are connected in parallel to the
C-Bus network without any network hub. Clipsal C-Bus supports staring and looping of
connections for easy installation and expansion.
- Is Clipsal C-Bus common in homes?
Yes. Clipsal C-Bus is the leading lighting and energy management system in homes and
buildings in Australia. The most common reasons for not installing C-Bus include:
- The home owner does not know what professionally designed and programmed C-Bus can do
for them, or;
- The home owner has not budgeted to include C-Bus throughout their new or renovated home.
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- Is C-Bus wired or wireless?
Both wired and wireless C-Bus components
There is a larger range of wired C-Bus products than wireless C-Bus products.
When the installation of wiring is possible, you should use wired C-Bus home automation
Wireless C-Bus devices are ideal when access
for wiring is not available:
- Most wireless C-Bus components still require standard 240V wiring to power devices; it
is the C-Bus communication between them that is wireless.
- Only the battery-operated
Saturn Style wireless switches and the C-Bus wireless RF remote control are
- What is C-Bus Multi-room audio?
C-Bus Multiroom is a recent addition to Clipsal C-Bus home automation that provides
inexpensive multi-room audio and can be easily controlled using the beautiful C-Bus
eDLT wall switches with built-in OLED display.
- What does Clipsal C-Bus exclude?
While an extensive range of C-Bus devices are available, a professional home automation
installation will also include many non-C-Bus components. For example, structured
pre-wiring, phone or video-intercom systems, security
systems, dedicated pool controllers, high end home theatre and
- Can C-Bus control third party non-C-Bus equipment?
Yes. In the hands or your Clever Home automation Engineer C-Bus may be interfaced with
and/or control a wide range of third party non-C-Bus equipment.
- How Does
Clipsal C-Bus work?
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