I want to be able to control the door without wiring to the output on the ELK as that would require ripping out walls.BraveSirRobbin said:Be aware you should drive this with a logic controller or software of some sort so you can program momentary closure (i.e. on for just a second or so.
Hey, that's not a problem. I just wanted to show you an alternative solution. I doubt that Insteon will be providing "contact closure" modules in the near future though.Captain Caveman said:BSR , I'm sure that works great, but I was looking more for a commercial solution that works out of the box.
The key that I was looking for is BSR's comment on turning on the relay switch for only a second or so.
What would happen if the controller fails to communicate to turn off the relay switch? Could that damage the garage door motor?