SMART CABLE

Smart Cable converts conventional power cables to a remotely controlled unit, which allows users to monitor their power consumption. The Smart Cable enables the user to control plugged in electrical devices, with the option to switch electrical  equipment on or off. 

  • Accurate power consumption measurement

  • Remote on/off control

  • Flexible cable connection

    • supported logics:

      • Generic

      • Light

      • Climate control

How to Install/Pair a Meter Reader

  1. Unscrew the inner four screws on the back of the device. 

  2. Open the casing by pushing the fastening on both sides with a flathead screwdriver.

  3. Cut your cord in half with wire strippers, remove about 25 mm of the insulation from both ends of the cable freeing the three wires. Remove about 5 mm of the insulation from these three wires on both ends of the cable. 

  4. Run the exposed cable underneath the clamps and insert the correct wires into the correct ports (Live to Live, Ground to Ground, Neutral to Neutral). Secure the wires by tightening the screws

  5. Attach the cable running to the appliance to the ”LOAD” ports and the end which runs to the outlet into the ”IN” ports)

  6. With the wires secured, tighten the screws of the cable clamps to secure the cable

  7. Replace the top of the device and tighten in the four inner screws to close the casing. 

  8. Ensure that the cables are securely fastened.  

  9. Connect the Smart Cable to the power outlet. 

  10. The Smart Cable will start searching (up to 15 minutes) for a network to join.

  11. Make sure that the network is open for joining devices and will accept the Smart Cable. 

  12. While searching for a network, the red LED is flashing every second

  13. The Smart Cable’s output is active when the green LED is on

    • not showing up in search? 

      • Start search in app

      • Follow the reset routine

How to configure a Smart Cable

  • Click configure on the smart cable  after scanning for new devices

  • Add a device name

  • Add the device to a room

    • Select the room you want from the list or add a new room

  • Enter settings for: smart plug

    • Add the application: 

      • Generic(on/off)

      • Light

      • Climate control

        1. Heating device

        2. Cooling device

Resetting is needed if you want to connect your Smart Cable to another gateway, if you need to perform a factory reset to remove abnormal behaviour, or if you need to reset accumulative registers and logs.

  1. Connect the Smart Cable to the power outlet. 

  2. Press and hold down the button on the device. 

  3. Hold the button down until the red LED flashes continuously, then release the button 

  4. After releasing the button, the red LED will stay on for 2-5 seconds. During that time, the device must not be switched off or unplugged.

Faults/Modes:

  • In case of a bad or weak signal, change the location of the Smart Cable or your gateway. 

  • If the search for a gateway has timed out, a short press on the LED button will restart it..

SEARCHING GATEWAY MODE

The red LED is flashing every second 

ON MODE 

Green LED means that the smart cable output is active (relay is on). The relay can be switched on and off by pushing the button. 

OFF MODE

When there is no light in the LED, the Smart Cable output is inactive