Frequently Asked Questions

What is the signal range of QwikSwitch devices?
The QwikSwitch wireless system is capable of working in excess of 30m through walls and floors. Signal Repeaters are available for longer distances.
Mon, 12 Mar, 2018 at 1:34 PM
How long do the transmitter batteries last?
QwikSwitch transmitters use standard coin-cell or AAA batteries, and will last between 2 and 7 years, depending on usage.
Tue, 13 Mar, 2018 at 2:22 PM
Do I need a QwikSwitch receiver per downlight?
No, the dimmer model can dim up to 6 down-lights (300W) and the switch model can power up to 20 down-lights (1000W). For larger dimming loads, see our 1KW, ...
Mon, 12 Mar, 2018 at 1:38 PM
Can one button on my QwikSwitch transmitter control multiple relays?
Yes, one or many QwikSwitch receivers can be linked to operate off a single transmitter button.
Mon, 12 Mar, 2018 at 4:00 PM
Can I place a QwikSwitch switch-plate in my bathroom?
Yes, because its wireless and battery powered its safe to place in your bathroom.
Mon, 12 Mar, 2018 at 4:00 PM
Does QwikSwitch require any wiring?
QwikSwitch switch plates require no wiring, but the QwikSwitch receiver and your light circuit still require wires for power.
Mon, 12 Mar, 2018 at 4:01 PM
Can I toggle my lights from multiple places?
Yes, QwikSwitch receivers can be linked to respond to multiple transmitters. Now you can place a switch at the top and the bottom of the stairs or entrance ...
Mon, 12 Mar, 2018 at 4:02 PM
How do I mount my QwikSwitch transmitter plate?
Transmitter plates may simply be double side taped to most surfaces. For more permanent mounting, remove the outer cover and mount using the two screw holes...
Mon, 12 Mar, 2018 at 4:03 PM
Which receiver should I use to remotely control a standard swimming pool pump?
A QwikSwitch Relay Receiver (QS-R-S5) can run a small 750W pump directly. For larger loads we recommend driving an external relay or contactor from the QS-R...
Mon, 12 Mar, 2018 at 4:04 PM
What radio frequency do QwikSwitch devices use?
QwikSwitch products work using digital radio communications (868Mhz).
Mon, 12 Mar, 2018 at 4:37 PM