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Armacost Lighting Wireless Touchpad for 2-in-1 LED Dimmer
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Armacost Lighting

Wireless Touchpad for 2-in-1 LED Dimmer

  • Wireless touchpad accessory for Armacost 2-in-1 LED Dimmer
  • Easy to pair with multiple dimmers for multizone lighting control
  • RF technology works through walls, no need to run extra wires
$12.97 /each

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Professional and sleek: the Wireless Touchpad for 2-in-1 LED Dimmer is easily paired with Armacost Lighting’s 2-in-1 LED Dimmer (model DIM2IN1-96W12V). Provides remote on/off control and dimming for white LED lighting. Using radio frequency (RF) technology, it eliminates the need to run wires from the dimmer to the wireless touchpad to be able to control the white LED lighting up to 100 ft. away through walls and doors.

  • Requires Armacost Lighting’s 2-in-1 LED dimmer
  • Designer-style wireless touchpad can easily be surface mounted or installed in-wall in standard electrical boxes
  • Blends with existing switches and dimming decor
  • Wireless touchpad features brightness controls and on/off
  • Can control multiple 2-in-1 LED dimmers or multiple touchpad’s can control separate dimmers in the same area without interference
  • Each package contains installation guidelines, designer-style wireless touchpad, switch plate, mounting screws and drywall anchors
  • Compatible with most, but not all electrical boxes, minimum unobstructed box or bracket opening: 1-7/8 in. x 2-7/8 in.
  • Uses a 27A battery (included)
  • CSA and FCC listed
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does this product have to be mounted or can it be hand carried like a tv remote

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April 5, 2016
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Can be hand held if you want, put just attach it to a door frame or wall, much easier
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January 5, 2016
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I use mine currently as a remote. Put it in the drawer. It comes with a shallow box that could be double-side taped to a wall. Since it is self-contained, I just kept it in that case and it looks like a regular-type remote.
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September 18, 2015
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This product can easily be hand-held or tucked away in a drawer for quick access, it does not need to be mounted. The touchpad can also be installed in standard electrical box. Please review the instructions online.
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August 26, 2015
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This product needs to be mounted.
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The dimmer doesn't slide into an existing 2-gang wall plate - the middle divider bulges slightly. Any suggestions?

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January 4, 2016
I've replaced an old dimmer switch, which was paired with a GCFI receptacle, with the Armacost dimmer switch.
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May 1, 2016
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I experienced the same thing and carefully trimmed one Decora wallplate with a dremel tool and "whittled" another using a boxcutter with a new blade. Both worked fine
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January 6, 2016
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Armacost Lighting's Wireless Touchpad for 2-in-1 dimmer is designed for use with standard electrical boxes and plates, however, some brands may work better than others, depending on your installation. We've found that Hubbell TayMac's wall plates, like homedepot.com SKU# 100141688, and others that do not have a "lip" around the device can create a better fit. You might also try shimming the GFCI Read More
Armacost Lighting's Wireless Touchpad for 2-in-1 dimmer is designed for use with standard electrical boxes and plates, however, some brands may work better than others, depending on your installation. We've found that Hubbell TayMac's wall plates, like homedepot.com SKU# 100141688, and others that do not have a "lip" around the device can create a better fit. You might also try shimming the GFCI receptacle or the touchpad to match the component depths. We're in the process of looking at design modifications that will expand this device's compatibility, and should have an updated model next quarter. Please email our support staff at support@armacostlighting.com for further assistance. Read Less
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Can multiple wireless touchpads be used for the same circuit. I would like to mount a remote at 2 different places.

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October 24, 2016
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Yes, each 2-in-1 LED Dimmer receiver unit (homedepot.com item# 203227246) can be paired with up to 3 Wireless Touchpads simultaneously. This permits up to 4 points of control for a single group of lights (including the rotary knob of the dimmer itself).
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How to pair with dimming power adapter?

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I have an Armacost LED ribbon connected to a supplied power adapter with a built-in slider dimmer (on an unswitched outlet). How can I pair this with the Wireless Touchpad?
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June 7, 2016
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The Wireless Touchpad for 2-in-1 LED dimmer requires the use of Armacost Lighting’s 2-in-1 LED Dimmer (homedepot.com item# 203227246). The 2-in-1 dimmer is wired between your power supply and your LED lighting, and controls the dimming of your lights, while the Wireless Touchpad communicates wirelessly with that device only. If the power supply you are using already has a built-in dimmer, it may not be Read More
The Wireless Touchpad for 2-in-1 LED dimmer requires the use of Armacost Lighting’s 2-in-1 LED Dimmer (homedepot.com item# 203227246). The 2-in-1 dimmer is wired between your power supply and your LED lighting, and controls the dimming of your lights, while the Wireless Touchpad communicates wirelessly with that device only. If the power supply you are using already has a built-in dimmer, it may not be compatible with our low-voltage 2-in-1 dimmer. Please contact support@armacostlighting.com for further assistance. Read Less
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Wireless Touchpad for 2-in-1 LED Dimmer is rated 3.8 out of 5 by 12.
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Works well but..... Works well with the 2-in-1 dimmer but the touch pad film keeps coming off the top portion above the on-off key. The adhesive they use to bond the key pad film to the baseplate apparently is not strong enough. Both of the boxes of this product and the dimmer that I purchased looked like they had been previously opened. Makes me wonder if they had been bought and returned before.
Date published: 2016-11-29
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Working great for several months now No problems here. Paired easily and controls my third party puck lights just fine, large range from off to maximum brightness. Tapping appropriate button steps brightness up or down, holding it moves setting much quicker. Really appreciate the install options, mounted mine under kitchen cabinet to wall with no electrical box needed.
Date published: 2016-10-20
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Nice product at a great price.. Syncing was easy if you follow the instructions. I like that th... Nice product at a great price.. Syncing was easy if you follow the instructions. I like that the RF technology works through walls unlike some that need line of sight to work. Can be used like a remote, flush mounted or recessed in a low voltage box to blend into existing switches.
Date published: 2016-12-20
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Installation was easy enough and it worked. Only been in a couple weeks. There are lots of wire... Installation was easy enough and it worked. Only been in a couple weeks. There are lots of wireless controllers much less expensive that work just fine. Installed this one because the customer wanted it on the wall and to look more like a standard light switch.
Date published: 2016-12-06
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Adds finishing touch to kitchen remodel I remodeled my kitchen on my own, completely gutted, from mid-January through mid-March. I wanted under/over cabinet lighting as the last thing. I have two separate areas of cabinets (wall and pantry) which I wanted task lighting. I purchased the armacost strip lighting, and wireless ready dimmers. I installed the Wireless Touchpad outside of my kitchen. The only hint I suggest is to not follow the instructions on how to sync the lights to the touchpad. DO NOT plug in the power cord and then hold the up and down buttons simultaneously. DO push the buttons simultaneously AND THEN plug the unit in. It will work perfectly. And if you have to separate wireless ready dimmers, sync one, but turn the light down completely, not off. Then sync the second as mentioned above. Then turn that light control down completely. Finally turn both controllers off, the touchpad will now control both of them.
Date published: 2016-04-05
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Works great and great customer service from Armacost Purchased this to add to Armacost under/over cabinet lighting I installed. It was shipped quickly (Home Depot should carry this in the store!). After trying to sync with the dimmer, I could not get it to work. I sent an email to Armacost and within a couple of hours I got a call back from them with better instructions for pairing the device. They waited on the call while I tried it and it worked first time. By the way, the directions say to plug the power supply in and then hit the up/down arrows on the keypad within 2 seconds to pair. Actually, you hold the buttons down while you plug it in and it works.
Date published: 2015-07-16
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Works as intended! I linked this wall control to 3 separate LED dimmers from Armacost. All 3 LED strips turn simultaneously (almost most of the time). The trick to correctly use it, as indicated in the instructions, is to hold the buttons down instead of pressing it once. If you press quick it may not control all lights taking them out of synchronization. Powering cycle again using the power button on this wall plate solves the issue.
Date published: 2015-07-31
Rated 1 out of 5 by from wireless touchpad This product is next to worthless. Does not work as advertised!
Date published: 2016-04-20
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