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Electronic Accessories and Controllers

To maximize the effectiveness of your Eclipse retractable awning, retractable exterior screen or roller shade units, we recommend that they be motorized.Most Eclipse shading systems already come standard with motorized operation for ease and convenience of use.  We incorporate the finest motors and electronics from Somfy, the leading global manufacturer of tubular motors and electronic controls. 

By incorporating Somfy motors and electronic controls, the home or business owner can greatly increase the effectiveness of their retractable awnings, screens or shades. Somfy motors and controls are also easily integrated with security, HVAC, and lighting systems, providing total home or building automation.

 

Mylink Mobile APP Control for Your Awning, Screens and Shades

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Control your awning, screens and shades with smart phone or tablet. With myLink™, it’s easy to transform your experience with Somfy-powered motorized solutions and maximize the benefits that they provide.  The myLink™ puts you in control, whether you’re home or not.

System Requirements:

  • Download the myLink™ AppThe myLink™ app is available on the Apple App Store and Google Play.
  • Wireless RouterThe myLink™ will work with routers running 2.4 & 5GHz networks with WEP, WPA2, open and mixed mode encryption
  • iOS device running iOS 7 or higher or Android device running Jellybean or higher
  • A myLink™ can be added to any existing Radio Technology Somfy® (RTS) installation, as long as:All RTS motor limits are set (including the MY position if desired). The myLink cannot set limits or the MY position, nor can it be used to add additional RTS controls.  There must be a preprogrammed RTS control (handheld, in-wall or table top) that controls the motors that will also be controlled by the myLink

 

Controls

TELIS 1 RTS, TELIS 4 RTS – HANDHELD TRANSMITTERS

  • The Telis RTS Transmitters are a convenient hand-held remote for use with any motorized product featuring Radio Technology Somfy® that has up to a 65’ range
  • Instantly create the ideal natural light environment without having to interrupt your activity with a simple button press
  • RTS is omni-directional, so no need to aim the remote at the product being controlled
  • Exclusive Somfy MY feature saves a favorite/preferred product position without having to fine tune it each time
  • 1 and 5 channel versions
  • Each channel can control an individual motorized product or a group of motorized products which provides practical and flexible control options
  • Compatible with all RTS powered systems, controls and accessories so you can mix and match options to maximize product performance

 

TELIS 16 RTS – HANDHELD TRANSMITTER

The Telis 16 RTS hand-held remote extends control of motorized interior and exterior products up to 16 different channels and controls products within range of 65 feet.

  • Close and open groups of shading systems with a single gesture. The tedious task of raising and lowering a group of coverings is now simplified with the Telis 16 RTS. This 16 channel remote control features an on-screen display for easy navigation and offers the convenience of adjusting window coverings in multiple areas throughout the home
  • Ease of Use
  • Easy programming, greater personalization with a few presses of a button
  • Clear design with an on-screen display
  • Greater personalization
  • The ‘my” button allows to set a favorite position for an individual or a group of motorized applications for quick and easy access
  • For use with any Somfy RTS motorized products

 

TELIS 1 CHRONIS RTS – HANDHELD TRANSMITTER

 

The Telis 1 Chronis RTS Transmitter combines the functionality of a single channel hand-held control with the convenience of a programmable timer. This control option is compatible with all motorized Radio Technology Somfy® applications and offers simple programming and easy operation.

  • Close and open all shades or screens with a single gesture or set up daily schedules• Quick Set Feature
  • Easily program or change the automatic operation of motorized applications with a brief button press
  • Automatic Mode
  • Schedule one open and one close function per day with different scheduled operation available for weekends and weekdays
  • Protects furnishings from damaging UV rays automatically and maximizes the Energy saving benefits of your screens or shades

 

DECOFLEX WIREFREE™ RTS, 1 and 5 – WALL MOUNTED TRANSMITTERS

The DecoFlex WireFree™ RTS is battery-powered and a completely wireless wall switch that provides an ideal way to control motorized products when entering or exiting a room. It’s compatible with all Radio Technology Somfy motorized products.

  • Stationary control that can be installed alone or next to an existing light switch so it’s always accessible
  • Exclusive Somfy MY feature saves a favorite/preferred product position without having to fine tune it each time
  • Customizable labeling• Available in 1 and 5 channel versions depending on your needs
  • Each channel can control an individual motorized product or a group of motorized product which provides practical and flexible control options
  • Battery-powered
  • Easy to Install

 

DIMMABLE LED LIGHT KIT RTS

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Motorized awnings and pergolas powered by Somfy instantly transform your deck into a cool, comfortable outdoor living space during the day, but your patio doesn’t have to be abandoned at night. Our Dimmable LED RTS Light Kit seamlessly and easily integrates into the awning arms and is controlled with the same device as the awning. Available in warm or cool white, can be easily added to an existing or new Somfy-powered featuring Radio Technology Somfy® awning installation, to create a desired ambiance.

  • Convenient solution for adding lighting to Somfy motorized awnings
  • Operate and adjust the lights with the same control as the awning
  • Smartphone and Tablet App compatible for quick and easy control
  • Allows for 12 levels of brightness and features the Somfy my position to set a preferred lighting level

 

Sensors

WIREFREE SUN AND RAIN SENSOR RTS

The Rain Sensor is a solar-powered combined rain and sun sensor compatible with Radio Technology Somfy® motorized exterior products.  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.

  • Automatically operates motorized applications based on selected weather conditions with 6 available modes (for example: retracts an awning when it rains, extends it when it is sunny, and closes the screens when it is sunny )
  • Provides an added level of protection
  • Heavy rain can cause damage. The rain sensor automatically retracts the shading system based on the selected rain threshold.  Any damage due to rain accumulation, even with this sensor installed, is not covered by the Eclipse warranty
  • Optical Rain and Sun Sensor
  • Solar Powered
  • Provides a maintenance-free and green solution. Totally wireless, battery-free installation. No electrician

 

3-D WIREFREE WIND SENSOR RTS

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The 3D WireFree™ RTS Wind Sensor is a wireless, battery powered wind sensor that will automatically retract an awning based on wind-generated movements.

  • Automatically protects your awning when wind is detected … even while you are away
  • Battery powered with an indicator to alert you when they need to be replaced
  • Worry-free operation designed to protect your awning in windy conditions
  • Built-in alert to warn you when the battery needs to be replaced
  • Provides an added level of protection – protecting against strong winds
  • 3-D wind sensor automatically retracts the awning once the preset threshold is reached
  • Any damaged to wind, even with this sensor installed, is not covered by the Eclipse warranty

 

THERMO INDOOR MOUNTED WIREFREE SUN SENSOR RTS

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Allows for automatic operation of motorized interior window shades according to the amount of sunlight and the temperature of the room.

  • Battery-powered and completely wireless
  • Easily mounts on the inside of a window or on the window sill
  • Saves energy and reduces heat gain/loss depending on seasonal preferences
  • Protects furnishings from damaging UV rays automatically
  • Discreet and convenient
  • Automated light control

 

INDOOR MOUNTED WIREFREE SUN SENSOR RTS

 

  • Allows for automatic operation of motorized interior window shades  according to the amount of sunlight in a room
  • Discreet and convenient
  • Battery powered and completely wireless
  • Easily mounts on the inside of a window or on the window sill
  • Automated light control

 

OUTDOOR MOUNTED WIREFREE SUN SENSOR RTS

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This battery-operated, outdoor sensor automatically adjusts Somfy powered shading systems based on the sun’s intensity.

The Outdoor Mounted WireFree is compatible with the following RTS motors & receivers. A Telis Soliris is required to activate Sun Mode on all compatible motors and receivers.