The advanced technology today available to every field of our modern life has developed sophisticated solutions also for the control of the awning and shading systems. All Alutex products are powered by Somfy, the most advanced manufacturer of tubular motors and electrical accessories on the market today. Somfy holds over 450 active patents with constant development of new products and technologies that reshape the industry bringing new levels of convenience, comfort, security and energy savings to end users. Here a quick, easy over- view of some features available with our products. For a more thorough information on our selection please refer to www.somfysystems.com
When we refer to how to motorize an Alutex product, customers can select between two major solutions, with or without override crank service:
Without override service
With override service able to provide manual control in case of blackout
With specific referece to their way to be connected to the power source, both motors can be selected as:
Standard Power Solution (hard wired and con- trolled by a classical wall switch)
RTS Solution (with plug wire and con- trolled by a remote transmitter)
The Eolis 3D WireFreeTM RTS Wind Sensor is a wireless, battery powered wind sensor that will automatically retract an awning based on wind generated movements even when you are away. Battery powered, has an indicator to alert you when the battery needs to be replaced.
Ondeis is a solar-powered combined rain and sun sensor compatible with Radio Technology Somfy® motorized exterior products, including awnings, and screens. The Sensor is completely wireless and uses optical rain-sensing technology to measure rainfall and sends an RTS command when rainfall exceeds the user-selected threshold. The Sensor also utilizes a sun- level sensor that sends an RTS command when sunlight exceeds the user-selected threshold.
The Smoover RTS surface mounted wall switch avoids cutting into drywall. This single channel, battery-operated solution is easy to install and does not require an electrician. Available with 7 decorative color frames , users can easily complement any decor.
The myLink app by Somfy puts you in control, so that you can operate your motorized solutions whether you are home or not. At work and realized you forgot to close your shades for the day? Not a problem. With a simple tap of myLink app you can close all your shades.