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Post 13 made on Tuesday August 18, 2020 at 16:21
Lyndel McGee
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August 2001
You should be using dual ir emitter cables if possible and the cables should have a 2 pin (mono) plug with a tip and a sleeve. Also, I don't ever use the 'BlinkIR' emitters which have a visible LED inside them such that you can visually see when they are transmitting.

You should also use stick-on emitters and not a direct cabling to IR input jacks on equipment.

Some types of equipment don't tolerate the level if IR that the unit emits. In this case, some have poked a pinhole in black electrical tape and put that on the equipment and then put the emitter on top of the tape.

Lyndel McGee
Philips Pronto Addict/Beta Tester

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