Universal Remote Control
Zip Express Installation this week announced the launch of a special promotion to prepare customers for the new DTV transition date of June 12.
Petra Industries announced Thursday that it has added products from Universal Remote Control to its roster of inventory. The deal covers such products as PC programmable remotes, IR/RF remotes and narrow band RF receivers.
Universal Remote Control last week unveiled its latest home theater remote, which is known as the Complete Control MX-450. The product is geared towards easy programming, especially by custom installers The MX-450 features a 176 x 220 pixel two-inch LCD screen, with up to 48 channel logos available. The remote can control up to 18 devices. “Many installers do not have laptops with them on the job site,” the company’s director of marketing, Jon Sienkiewicz, said as part of the announcement. “In order to expedite some smaller projects, they often utilize remotes that program ‘standalone,’ meaning they don’t require a PC—but installers often