The Russound ALT-126R is a wall-mounted 126 watt, peak, volume control with a Decora-style wall plate. It connects between the speaker outputs of an amplifier or receiver and a pair of speakers.
Using Ultra-Match technology, the Russound ALT-126R allows you to easily match the load of multiple speaker pairs to the amplifier impedance without the need for a speaker selector or other impedance-matching equipment
All Russound volume controls are made with precision autoformers for high-fidelity sound, excellent frequency response, no heat buildup, and maximum power transfer from the amplifier to the speakers.
The ALT-126R is a superior quality Wall Mounted Volume Control, designed to allow easy and intuitive volume control of any audio system from single room installation to whole house distribution projects. Its high quality autoformers and other components are designed to attenuate the audio, without adding extra artefacts or taking away from the listening experience in any way. The impedance matching design allows multiple speakers to be connected to the same amplifier without compromising the system design. The UL/CSA certification and limited lifetime warranty bring the peace of mind that demanding customers desire in their
What’s in the box
1 x ALT-126R Volume Control Unit
2 x WallPlates (White, Almond)
1 x Instruction Manual
NB: Do not mount this selector switch in a back box together with a 240V mains power socket or switch.
Easy access impedance switch behind front plate
126W peak, 42W RMS continuous
Selects 12 steps including off
Accepts up to 12AWG cable
Includes both white and light almond plates and knobs
7.0″ (W) x 3.0″ (H) x 6.0″ (D)
(17.8 x 7.6 x 15.2 cm)
The Russound A-PS Power supply is a component of the Russound A-Bus system hubs.
This Russound A-PS powerful high current power supply works with A-Bus system hubs to power up to 4 x A-K4 keypads. Compatible with the A-H2, A-H4, A-H4D and A-H484 single and multi-source hubs it completes the system (it won’t work without one!).
This regulated power supply is designed and manufactured to work with the Russound A-Bus platform, ensuring reliable and long-lasting system performance. It is also optimized to reduce system interference or noise and maximize the system’s stable and enjoyable sound quality.
Although alternate or similar PSU’s maybe be available, using them with a Russound A-Bus hub will invalidate the warranty on the product. We recommend that this high quality power supply be used for any stable and reliable A-Bus system.
Remember, the A-H484 A-Bus hub requires 2 x A-PS to enliven all eight keypads!
This is the new Russound 6.5” Two-way In-ceiling/in-wall Acclaim Performance Series, Wide Dispersion Speakers featuring the distinct designer-inspired, edgeless easy to install magnetic grilles and significant acoustic refinements including the introduction of the proprietary NeoDrive ultra-light compact driver design that enables installation in tight spaces without compromising sound quality.
The line’s purpose-built philosophy ensures this is an optimum performing speaker for an application and round and square grilles options ensure they blend into any décor. All models offer Russound’s time saving triple-dog design, allowing for quick and efficient installation, as well as a limited Lifetime Warranty.
The A-LC3 Local Source Input allows you to connect a computer, CD player, or other audio source to the room speakers in an A-BUS zone. It automatically selects the connected source when it senses an audio signal. You can then use the room keypad or volume control to adjust the speaker volume while playing the local source, just as you would while listening to a source through the main A-BUS system. When used with a Russound A-K6L keypad, it will turn on the zone’s keypad.
The Russound Acclaim 5B45 OutBack loudspeakers are the smaller option in the Outback range with a 4″ driver and 1″ tweeter. Like the whole Russound Acclaim Outback range they are designed to deliver rich, full sound in extreme environments, such as a backyard, patio, deck, or other areas subjected to temperature shifts and high moisture exposure. Their high-efficiency design and multiple mounting options allow these speakers to be easily installed on a wall, eave, pole, corner or as a freestanding stereo pair.
The Russound SS-4.2 speaker selectors permit either four or six pair of speakers to be turned on and off through individual switches on the front panel, it also provides overload protection and long-term reliability.
Multiple pairs may be engaged simultaneously if desired. When multiple pairs are engaged, impedance matching protection must be employed to protect the amplifier from damage. The SS-4.2 have this impedance matching protection built in, when selected by the Impedance switch on the rear panel.
The Russound BTC-1X Bluetooth Transceiver allows you to wirelessly connect your smartphone, or other Bluetooth equipped device. The BTC-1X can be located in the room near to your Bluetooth device will it feeds audio back to the central location via a Cat.5 to the XStream Bluetooth input on your Russound MCA. The BTC-1X also supports the aptX codec, providing crystal clear audio quality. The Transceiver can be installed anywhere and can extend Bluetooth reception beyond the normal limits (up to 90m). Using Bluetooth ‘Class 2’ and A2DP ensures high quality and device to transceiver range of up to 15m.
It can even be programmed with a custom pass code and room name for easy identification, using a USB cable and a free software download. Like all Russound Local Source Modules, the BTC-1X can be set to automatically interrupt an active audio signal. No other connections or power supplies required.
Sonos Boost is a powerful wireless product designed to be up to two times more powerful than its predecessor the Sonos Bridge. The Boost offers powerful wireless broadcast power comparable to expensive enterprise-grade WiFi routers that are typically found in large offices and corporate campuses.
New from Russound is the XSource, it is a Single Output, High Resolution Streamer with Airplay, Spotify Connect, Internet Radio capability. The XSource can be easily integrated with any of the C Series controllers or can operate completely independently as a stand alone music streaming source used in conjunction with any amplifier or multi-room audio system.
Control is simple, it works with any iOS/Android phone or tablet via the “My Russound” App and the XTS touchscreen interface, for control of up to 16 stereo audio zones in a single installation using any combination of XStream series audio products.
Russound’s new MCA-66i Multi Room,Network Controller delivers six zones of stereo audio from any of six sources. The MCA-66i is a responsive and effective controller/amplifier providing distinctive and outstanding distributed audio performance, whilst whilst giving 40 watts of high fidelity power per zone.
The versatile Russound AB-2.2 selector switch allows you to power a single pair of speakers with either of two amplifiers or power either of two speaker pairs with a single amplifier. Easy to install and simple to use, it’s ideal for situations where you need a local source, such as stereo receiver, to share a pair of room speakers with your whole-house audio system.
The AB-2.2 sits conveniently on a shelf or tabletop near your audio equipment.
The Russound BSK-1 Bluetooth Source Kit includes the BTC-1X Transceiver and BTC-1 XStream Receiver. The BSK-1 allows you to connect your smartphone, or other Bluetooth equipped device to any existing centrally located multi room audio system (eg Russound CA4)