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Opus 300 MCU300 - Master Control Unit

(£285.11 ex. VAT)
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The revolutionary new Opus 300 (octopus) Multi-Room Entertainment System by Opus Technologies delivers new standards to multi-room audio at a more affordable price than ever before. Capable of accessing any of 6 available audio sources (CD player, tuner etc.), the MCU300 then distributes any source to any or all of 4 distinct main zones around the house simultaneously, using only one run of Cat5 UTP or Cat6 cable per zone. Furthermore, for every main zone, the MCU300 supports an additional sub-zone which is ideal for en-suite bathrooms, conservatories etc.

Loop outputs for all 6 audio sources are provided, enabling integration with an existing hi-fi, or home theatre system. For larger installations requiring more than 4 main zones and 4 sub-zones, a hub-link facility is provided enabling up to 4 MCU300's to be "chained" together providing for up to 32 zones (16 main zones and 16 sub-zones).

  • Multi source audio distribution (listen to different sources in different rooms at the same time)
  • 6 source inputs, 8 zones per MCU300
  • Chainable to serve as many as 32 rooms
  • Extremely simple installation, with just a single run of Cat5 or Cat6 cable per zone
  • Distribution to a maximum of 4 main zones
  • Additional facility of 4 sub-zones
  • Loop outputs for all 6 audio sources
  • External input for CCTV or alternate source
  • 6 Routed Emitter outputs for dedicated infra-red control of source equipment
  • An "All Commands" emitter output for dedicated control of CCTV system etc.
  • Hub-link facility for "chaining" up to 4 MCU's together (possible 16 main zones + 16 sub-zones).

Technical Specification

No. of source inputs: 6
No. of loop outputs: 6
No. of external inputs/loop outputs: 1
No. of zones per hub: 8 (4 main + 4 sub)
System zone maximum: 16 (4 chained MCU's)
Frequency Response: 20Hz - 20kHz
Trigger Output: 12V @ 100mA
Power: Provided by PSA65U-240 Power Supply (order seperately)
Size (inc. flange and fixings): 165 x 172 x 48mm
Weight: 1.14kg

More Information / Manuals

A user guide that gives a brief overview of the Opus 300 system and an installation guide that gives full wiring details and project planning considerations are available to download.

pdf Click here for the User Guide - 225Kb
pdf Click here for the Installation Guide - 444Kb

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Price:  327.88  inc. VAT
Availability:  In stock ready to dispatch

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