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Crestron CAEN-MLO Automation Enclosure

MSRP: $1,600.00

Crestron has integrated advanced dimming controls with Eaton® breaker panels to deliver a highly efficient and easy-to-install automation enclosure for any home or business. With the CAEN-MLO Automation Enclosure, lighting controls are no longer separated from the breaker panel, which streamlines installation, troubleshooting and ongoing maintenance of the lighting system. The built-in LED diagnostic feature helps electricians pinpoint the cause of a trip; integrated breakers enable easy disconnection of individual loads or entire modules. And with its space saving design, the enclosure fits where you need it while supporting up to 80 controlled circuits. When combined with Crestron dimmer modules, the Eaton AFCI breakers can handle 2000W of dimmed load without nuisance breaker tripping, which is twice the previous industry standard. As a result, you need fewer breakers and fewer control modules to configure your system, reducing costs on parts and labor. With three sizes available, the largest CAEN-MLO enclosure houses up to 20 breakers, the smallest houses six breakers. The CAEN-MLO uses breakers with a clip-on neutral, greatly reducing wiring clutter and labor. And only Crestron will configure a lighting automation panel to ship with Eaton AFCI breakers pre-installed. Any CAEN-MLO automation enclosure can also be equipped with a complete Crestron automation control system, integrating dimming controls and switches with shading controls, climate controls, remote sensors, keypads and touch screen controllers throughout the building.

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Features

Crestron has integrated advanced dimming controls with Eaton® breaker panels to deliver a highly efficient and easy-to-install automation enclosure for any home or business. With the CAEN-MLO Automation Enclosure, lighting controls are no longer separated from the breaker panel, which streamlines installation, troubleshooting and ongoing maintenance of the lighting system. The built-in LED diagnostic feature helps electricians pinpoint the cause of a trip; integrated breakers enable easy disconnection of individual loads or entire modules. And with its space saving design, the enclosure fits where you need it while supporting up to 80 controlled circuits. When combined with Crestron dimmer modules, the Eaton AFCI breakers can handle 2000W of dimmed load without nuisance breaker tripping, which is twice the previous industry standard. As a result, you need fewer breakers and fewer control modules to configure your system, reducing costs on parts and labor. With three sizes available, the largest CAEN-MLO enclosure houses up to 20 breakers, the smallest houses six breakers. The CAEN-MLO uses breakers with a clip-on neutral, greatly reducing wiring clutter and labor. And only Crestron will configure a lighting automation panel to ship with Eaton AFCI breakers pre-installed. Any CAEN-MLO automation enclosure can also be equipped with a complete Crestron automation control system, integrating dimming controls and switches with shading controls, climate controls, remote sensors, keypads and touch screen controllers throughout the building.

Benefits

Crestron has integrated advanced dimming controls with Eaton® breaker panels to deliver a highly efficient and easy-to-install automation enclosure for any home or business. With the CAEN-MLO Automation Enclosure, lighting controls are no longer separated from the breaker panel, which streamlines installation, troubleshooting and ongoing maintenance of the lighting system. The built-in LED diagnostic feature helps electricians pinpoint the cause of a trip; integrated breakers enable easy disconnection of individual loads or entire modules. And with its space saving design, the enclosure fits where you need it while supporting up to 80 controlled circuits. When combined with Crestron dimmer modules, the Eaton AFCI breakers can handle 2000W of dimmed load without nuisance breaker tripping, which is twice the previous industry standard. As a result, you need fewer breakers and fewer control modules to configure your system, reducing costs on parts and labor. With three sizes available, the largest CAEN-MLO enclosure houses up to 20 breakers, the smallest houses six breakers. The CAEN-MLO uses breakers with a clip-on neutral, greatly reducing wiring clutter and labor. And only Crestron will configure a lighting automation panel to ship with Eaton AFCI breakers pre-installed. Any CAEN-MLO automation enclosure can also be equipped with a complete Crestron automation control system, integrating dimming controls and switches with shading controls, climate controls, remote sensors, keypads and touch screen controllers throughout the building.

Company Info

Crestron is a leading manufacturer of advanced control and automation systems, innovating home technology to simplify and enhance modern lifestyles. Crestron integrated solutions control audio, video, home theaters, HVAC, lighting, energy management, security, and other connected home systems from easy-to-use touch screens, mobile devices, handheld remotes, and keypads.


Crestron
15 Volvo Drive
Rockleigh, New Jersey
07647
United States of America
www.crestron.com

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CAEN-MLO Automation Enclosure

Crestron has integrated advanced dimming controls with Eaton® breaker panels to deliver a highly efficient and easy-to-install automation enclosure for any home or business. With the CAEN-MLO Automation Enclosure, lighting controls are no longer separated from the breaker panel, which streamlines installation, troubleshooting and ongoing maintenance of the lighting system. The built-in LED diagnostic feature helps electricians pinpoint the cause of a trip; integrated breakers enable easy disconnection of individual loads or entire modules. And with its space saving design, the enclosure fits where you need it while supporting up to 80 controlled circuits. When combined with Crestron dimmer modules, the Eaton AFCI breakers can handle 2000W of dimmed load without nuisance breaker tripping, which is twice the previous industry standard. As a result, you need fewer breakers and fewer control modules to configure your system, reducing costs on parts and labor. With three sizes available, the largest CAEN-MLO enclosure houses up to 20 breakers, the smallest houses six breakers. The CAEN-MLO uses breakers with a clip-on neutral, greatly reducing wiring clutter and labor. And only Crestron will configure a lighting automation panel to ship with Eaton AFCI breakers pre-installed. Any CAEN-MLO automation enclosure can also be equipped with a complete Crestron automation control system, integrating dimming controls and switches with shading controls, climate controls, remote sensors, keypads and touch screen controllers throughout the building.

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