The BSK-1 Bluetooth® Source Kit enables a portable media player, smartphone, or other device equipped withBluetooth wireless technology to transmit audio content to any multiroom audio system.
When used with a Russound MCA-Series controller, the BSK-1 kit can be used as a global source for system-wide access, or as a Local Source for independent use by a specific room. Local source use with MCA-Series controllers provides additional automation features automatically turning on the audio, selecting the BSK-1 source input and setting the volume in a room configured as the 'Primary Zone' via SCS-C5 software.
The BSK-1 is comprised of two components, the BTC-1X Remote Transceiver and the BTC-1 hub that is used for audio wiring connections, power, and 12vDC trigger connections to the main audio system.
The BTC-1x Remote Transceiver is wired with a single CAT-5 cable up to 300' allowing for optimum placement in different system environments. In other words, you can locate the BTC-1 hub near your main audio equipment in one area of the house and remotely locate the BTC-1X transceiver in the bedroom, living room, or other area where the Bluetooth source device will be located. The BTC-1X transceiver features a 49' (15m) range and the Advanced Audio Distribution Profile (A2DP) ensures high quality stereo audio. It utilizes advanced aptX encoding for CD-like quality from supported devices.
• Add Bluetooth audio streaming to a multiroom audio installation
• Remote transceiver for optimum range placement
• aptX encoding for CD-like audio quality
• Free custom naming software for easy identification when using more than one in a home
• Shipping Dimensions 4.9" (W) x 2.5" (H) x 3.8" (D) / (12.5 x 6.4 x 9.5 cm)
• Shipping Weight 0.4 lbs (0.2 kg)
• Audio Input Connectors 2 RCA
• CAT-5e Connection RJ-45 (T568A Standard)
• Frequency Range 2,400-2,483.5 MHz
• Max Cable Length 300' (CAT-5) BTC-1x to BTC-1
• 25' (RCA cable) BTC-1 to Controller
• Power Requirement(s) BTC-1X Remote Transceiver: supplied by BTC-1 via CAT-5
• BTC-1 Termination Box: 12VDC 300mA
• Trigger Input(s) 12 VDC
• Trigger Output(s) 12VDC 100mA Max