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Topic # 138922 21-Jan-2014 20:58 Send private message

Hi all, here's my situation: I have a very nice, but slightly older separate-component sound system wired into a function venue. The best I can describe it is a cd player, two equalizers and an amp (I think) that all the speakers plug into (4 pairs with really fat plugs).

And here is what I want to do: move all of the input stuff (CD player and volume control (I think it is on the equalizers) to the other end of the room - about 20m and add some form of connectivity for a projector/laptop.

Re-wiring the system will costs several thousand dollars and I thought there must be some way of separating the components using a wireless transmitter/receiver.

If anyone knows that this can be done please let me know, and I will post more info/images.

Thanks

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  Reply # 974153 25-Jan-2014 15:52 Send private message

I'm not sure if this will work for you but I thought it was worth passing on. They can be used as a pair; one transmitting, one receiving.

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  Reply # 974165 25-Jan-2014 16:56 Send private message

Possibley connect your exiting system with some thing like these

http://www.stereotype.co.nz/audioengine-w3-wireless-audio-adapter.html

We use them at work, in our confrence room, to connect the audio from laptops to a pa type system.

I also have a set at home which i have used on and off to play from no corded devices



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Wannabe Geek


  Reply # 974226 25-Jan-2014 18:43 Send private message

jayjay03301: I'm not sure if this will work for you but I thought it was worth passing on. They can be used as a pair; one transmitting, one receiving.


Hi and thanks for your reply. I think this would work, but it doesn't quite have enough range - 10m



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  Reply # 974229 25-Jan-2014 18:46 Send private message

InstallerUFB: Possibley connect your exiting system with some thing like these

http://www.stereotype.co.nz/audioengine-w3-wireless-audio-adapter.html

We use them at work, in our confrence room, to connect the audio from laptops to a pa type system.

I also have a set at home which i have used on and off to play from no corded devices


This looks like the setup that would work. I'll get in touch with Stereotype and see what they think

Thanks for your help



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  Reply # 986908 13-Feb-2014 17:43 Send private message

gedawi: Hi all, here's my situation: I have a very nice, but slightly older separate-component sound system wired into a function venue. The best I can describe it is a cd player, two equalizers and an amp (I think) that all the speakers plug into (4 pairs with really fat plugs).

And here is what I want to do: move all of the input stuff (CD player and volume control (I think it is on the equalizers) to the other end of the room - about 20m and add some form of connectivity for a projector/laptop.

Re-wiring the system will costs several thousand dollars and I thought there must be some way of separating the components using a wireless transmitter/receiver.

If anyone knows that this can be done please let me know, and I will post more info/images.

Thanks


YEaahh! re-wired the whole system myself - $100 worth of speaker wire and about 4 hours work and it goes perfect. Just need to buy a wireless audio transmitter/receiver set and I'm done.

Thanks all for your helpful posts.

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