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Custom Engraved Rack Plate From Pixel Vault

Custom Engraved Rack Plate From Pixel Vault

Paul from Pixel Vault is building quite the resource for custom installation professionals. Originally offering excellent one-stop-shop websites & branding services and now so much more. After a recent post at Remote Central Paul sent me a 1U custom engraved rack...
Crestron at my house – Finally

Crestron at my house – Finally

I finally had the free time to put a small Crestron system in at my house. I would have never gotten it done without the help of the world renowned Crestron Programmer, Tony Golden. So far i have control of my Family Room surround system, HVAC and distributed audio...
Dynaudio Woofer Repair

Dynaudio Woofer Repair

I have a pair of woofers that came out of a pair of Oracle Helicon speakers that need to be repaired. They are over 20 years old. The woofer surrounds are rotted. The foam has become sort of a sticky black tar. I tried to find a comparable pair online but i am not...
Custom Manuals & Infographics

Custom Manuals & Infographics

We upgraded a hotel spa system a few months ago. They decided to keep the current speakers so we just upgraded the amps and added a control system & touchscreens. In all but one room we provided an AUX jack that could be used to connect iPods/smartphones. The odd...
The Monogizer-200!

The Monogizer-200!

I did a service call last night at a hotel. Staff reported “low distorted sound”. I went out to take a look and found a volume control in the room. This is a standard stereo zone so i assume standard volume control. I took the volume control out and found...
Crestron “Clean” GUI

Crestron “Clean” GUI

I started working on a custom GUI for my house in early 2017. Almost 3 years later i still haven’t finished it. Partly because i haven’t really had time to install anything. I have a thermostat, distributed audio amp sitting on a shelf. I have my CCTV NVR...
Main Brain

Main Brain

I found this label on the Crestron CP3 control processor at a rescue project in Lincoln Park, Chicago. I have heard people call the processor “the brain” many times in the past but this is the first time i have ever seen one labeled that way. It’s...