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Old 05-10-2014, 10:23 PM   #1
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LED light strip question.

I just finished installing an LED light strip under the awning on our 29BHS.
The question I have for others who have installed these: How close (or how far away) can you operate your remote? I need to hold our remote within a foot of the receiver antenna wire in order for ours to work. Is this normal ???

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Old 05-11-2014, 04:25 AM   #2
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I operate within 25 feet with no problems, however i noticed if the sensor isnt positioned just right i have to be righ up on it!

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Old 05-11-2014, 10:11 AM   #3
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I haven't installed the LED lights yet, BUT had the same problem with the IR remote. I solved the problem by purchasing a MuchBuy Mini RF RGB LED Controller with Wireless Remote Control for 5050 3528

The range is now about 25-30 ft. The cost was less than $15 on ebay.
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Old 05-11-2014, 02:02 PM   #4
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I can go at least 25 ft.
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Old 05-11-2014, 02:19 PM   #5
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Mine receiver is sticking out of the outside fridge cover. No issues up to at least 20 feet. It is also protected from the weather inside of there.
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