Rako RDT-PILL 250W Wall Box Mounted Dimmer for Tungsten GLS and Tungsten Halogen GU10

Model No. RDTPILL by: Rako Controls
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This is the Rako Controls RDT-PILL wall mounted dimmer, a 250w wall box mounting dimmer ideal for tungsten GLS and tungsten halogen GU10. 

Rako RDT-PILL 250W Wall Mounted Dimmer - Features

  • It is a compact 250w RF dimmer designed to be located in a standard UK or European backbox.
  • The neutral less design allows for retrofit connection in standard wiring situations.
  • Trailing edge technology for quiet reliable dimming of tungsten GLS and tungsten halogen GU10 style lamps.
  • Controlled from any Rako RAKOM device or simple contact closure input using a momentary push switch.
  • Designed to fit in a standard UK or European back-box the RDT-PILL requires no neutral yet has full RF receiving capability and the same programmability as other Rako system components. 
  • The "PILL" dimmer is useful for installations where fitting a standard Rako dimmer is difficult e.g. retro-fitting to control wall-lights.
  • This Rako Controls "PILL" dimmer can be controlled from any Rako transmitter such as RCP wallpanels, RAH hand helds, timeclocks and forms an integral part of a Rako scene-set system. 
  • Also, this "PILL" Rako dimmer can be controlled from a simple momentary action switch giving ON/OFF/Raise/Lower control allowing cost effective extra panels. 
  • You can control from simple panels still allows the dimmer to be controlled as part of an overall house control system with master Off and macro command response.

Rako RDT-PILL 250W Dimmer - Technical Features

  • Dimensions: 50 x 50 x 19.5mm
  • Input supply: 230V AC +/-10% 50Hz
  • Weight: 46g
  • Housing: UL V0 material
  • Climate range: Temperature +2C to +40C, Humidity +5% to 95% non condensing
  • Connections: 2 way screw terminal for mains power, Molex 2 pin socket for auxilary switch
  • Protection: Auto resetting over current protection, Auto thermal shutdown, Voltage surge protection
  • Load types: Incandescent mains voltage lamps, Tungsten halogen GU10 lamps. Not suitable for low voltage lamps
  • Minimum load: 60w, maximum load 250w
  • Terminal sizes: 1.5mm2 - Stranded, 2.5mm2 - Solid
  • Standards: Emissions - EN61000-6-3 : 2001, Immunity - EN61000-6-1 : 2001
  • Communication: Rakom coded fm radio, 433.9MHz
  • Memory: Flash memory (non volatile)

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