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Forum: HomeSeer General Discussion Area March 29th, 2018, 11:23 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,050
Posted By Olbrit
Not as long as you all, but HS2 on a HomeTroller...

Not as long as you all, but HS2 on a HomeTroller S2 for 9 years here and, touch wood, still going strong...
Forum: HomeSeer General Discussion Area March 19th, 2018, 11:22 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 667
Posted By Olbrit
Danny, I originally bought these from HS and then...

Danny, I originally bought these from HS and then from Lowes https://www.lowes.com/pd/Utilitech-Water-Leak-Detector-White-Indoor-Flood-Sensor/4740940. I have a dozen over 10 years and have them in...
Forum: HomeSeer General Discussion Area February 24th, 2018, 03:09 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 912
Posted By Olbrit
You didn't mention incoming power, but in certain...

You didn't mention incoming power, but in certain cases I recommend 2 breaker boxes connected to 2 separate power feeds from the house outside power junction, then 1 breaker box can have the 'heavy'...
Forum: General Home Automation Hardware Discussion November 4th, 2017, 01:15 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 383
Posted By Olbrit
Some more reading material: ...

Some more reading material:
https://forums.homeseer.com/showthread.php?t=179465
P.S. Still very happy with my Eco27!
Forum: Message Board Issues, Suggestion, Problems September 21st, 2017, 11:06 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 3,143
Posted By Olbrit
Wow, suddenly getting my board updates again...

Wow, suddenly getting my board updates again after months being dark. Thank you!
Forum: HomeSeer Z-Wave Plug-in June 14th, 2017, 09:16 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 953
Posted By Olbrit
Mine didn't get added unless I had it right by...

Mine didn't get added unless I had it right by the controller, so distance was the issue for me. You don't have to take the whole box down you can just disconnect the wires inside, remove the...
Forum: HomeSeer General Discussion Area January 28th, 2017, 01:31 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,382
Posted By Olbrit
I've used several RFTR9505 and RF9505 over the...

I've used several RFTR9505 and RF9505 over the years and have found them highly reliable, plus I always prefer instant status. The TR means Tamper Resistant that is to mitigate foreign objects being...
Forum: Off Topic December 20th, 2016, 04:00 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,836
Posted By Olbrit
Hi Dan, what do you not like about Crashplan?...

Hi Dan, what do you not like about Crashplan? (Fearing I may have missed something here...)
Forum: Off Topic December 7th, 2016, 06:30 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,836
Posted By Olbrit
Yes. FWIW I use a hybrid approach with Crashplan...

Yes. FWIW I use a hybrid approach with Crashplan and auto-sync all my family's PC data (including 1 PC overseas) and server data to their Cloud and my data servers in MD and FL. In addition every 2...
Forum: HomeSeer Z-Wave Plug-in October 28th, 2016, 10:03 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 5,349
Posted By Olbrit
Fred, unfortunately I am still on HS2 so I have...

Fred, unfortunately I am still on HS2 so I have no experience yet with HS3 that you're running. Hopefully someone here with HS3/ST814 experience can you advise you on the right 'add' steps.

All I...
Forum: HomeSeer Z-Wave Plug-in October 18th, 2016, 04:21 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 5,349
Posted By Olbrit
Jon00 Homeseer Virtual Device Graphing Script -...

Jon00 Homeseer Virtual Device Graphing Script - one of his many wonderful programs!
Forum: HomeSeer Z-Wave Plug-in October 18th, 2016, 12:23 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 5,349
Posted By Olbrit
Hi Fred, good luck with your further...

Hi Fred, good luck with your further troubleshooting!
I guess the humidity changes also depend on where the ST814 is located. My Outside and Attic readings fluctuate quite a bit, but my lounge is...
Forum: HomeSeer Z-Wave Plug-in October 14th, 2016, 12:13 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 5,349
Posted By Olbrit
That sucks, sorry to hear it Fred. What I can't...

That sucks, sorry to hear it Fred. What I can't tell from your post is if the Humidity reading is changing on the ST814 display itself ok and just not changing in HS, or if it's not changing in...
Forum: HomeSeer Z-Wave Plug-in October 12th, 2016, 11:11 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 5,349
Posted By Olbrit
I have had several ST814's for years, I just let...

I have had several ST814's for years, I just let the devices update themselves directly into HS via associations when their data changes, I don't change anything in their configs. Try deleting the...
Forum: HomeSeer Z-Wave Plug-in September 29th, 2016, 09:10 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,141
Posted By Olbrit
I have a lot of door/window mag sensors and over...

I have a lot of door/window mag sensors and over the past 7 years I get on average 1 or 2 false positives in total per year. I've not been able to put my finger on why, it could be batteries were a...
Forum: HomeSeer General Discussion Area May 17th, 2016, 09:25 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,301
Posted By Olbrit
Chris, to directly address your question as I...

Chris, to directly address your question as I used to have the same problem (and yes my port is >7000) I use PeerBlock on my HomeTroller. I block huge numbers of IPs, such as entire Countries, and...
Forum: Message Board Issues, Suggestion, Problems April 13th, 2016, 10:13 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 5,703
Posted By Olbrit
HS used to carry a floating 433MHz temp sensor,...

HS used to carry a floating 433MHz temp sensor, but I don't see it any more. A quick search on Amazon shows several types ranging from $20 -$50 or so. I'd be curious if anyone has experience with any...
Forum: Personal Computers April 7th, 2016, 09:53 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,104
Posted By Olbrit
I've got an APCSUA750 and the 2 original APC...

I've got an APCSUA750 and the 2 original APC batteries lasted 3 years. Next I tried cheap knockoffs and they only lasted a year. I went back to original APC batteries and annoyingly they only lasted...
Forum: HomeSeer Z-Wave Plug-in February 29th, 2016, 02:28 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,734
Posted By Olbrit
By parallel, I mean that the 2 live input wires...

By parallel, I mean that the 2 live input wires went to L1 and L2 on the timer and I jumpered those to L1 and L2 on the relay, similarly for the output load pump wires. In normal use the mechanical...
Forum: HomeSeer Z-Wave Plug-in February 28th, 2016, 04:17 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,734
Posted By Olbrit
My pump was 240VAC and already had a 2-pole...

My pump was 240VAC and already had a 2-pole mechanical timer, so I needed a 2-pole (DPST) relay too, which is why I used the CA3750 and later the Elk9200. I also have a bunch of the Linear relay...
Forum: HomeSeer Z-Wave Plug-in February 28th, 2016, 02:59 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,734
Posted By Olbrit
I don't know if this is of any help, but when I...

I don't know if this is of any help, but when I had a single speed pump and mechanical timer I tried a couple of ways to add ZW control and both worked although the 2nd method was the most reliable:...
Forum: Off Topic February 20th, 2016, 01:50 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,044
Posted By Olbrit
Please poke your head down that rabbit hole, you...

Please poke your head down that rabbit hole, you won't regret it! Like others here I was weaned on DW and it remains one of my simple pleasures in life. Regeneration is the gift that keeps giving...
Forum: Off Topic February 5th, 2016, 10:48 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,060
Posted By Olbrit
I think it depends on each person's circumstances...

I think it depends on each person's circumstances and preferences. In my case there is no natural gas in the area, I feel propane is too expensive, and the solar PV system I'm planning will give me...
Forum: Off Topic February 3rd, 2016, 10:37 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,060
Posted By Olbrit
Hi Hector, when it came to replacing my old hot...

Hi Hector, when it came to replacing my old hot water tank in my small FL house I chose a tankless system as I didn't want to pay for hot water heating when I didn't use all the water till it ran...
Forum: HomeSeer General Discussion Area January 31st, 2016, 11:16 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,692
Posted By Olbrit
Hi Mike, no (annoyingly) they don't report...

Hi Mike, no (annoyingly) they don't report battery level changes. I've checked the batteries manually over several years and that's how I ended up with the 1 and 2 year change intervals.
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