BlackBox Black Box Wallplate Control Panel


Black Box Wallplate Control Panel
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Black Box Wallplate Control Panel

ackBox - RS-232, 8-Button - Wired

MFG. PART: AVS-CTRL8 UPC: 822088122883
Warranty: 3 Year Warranty
  • Product Type: A/V Control Panel
  • Color: Metal Black
Availablity: In Stock

MSRP: $411 $382 CAD

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Each of the 8 buttons can be user programmed, using the included software, to send IR, relay control, or bi-directional RS-232 and RS-485 commands simultaneously to control third-party devices.

The panel is designed in a high quality black metal finish with LED back lit buttons, and fits into a standard single gang outlet box.

Designed to operate any AV or KVM switches or scalers with RS-232 control, or other AV devices with either RS-232, RS-485, IR, or relay control.
Every button is fully programmable to perform operations such as turning a display on/off, select channels on a TV, or switch inputs on a matrix switcher.
8 programmable buttons
Sleek black metal wallplate design
ID looping function
Maximum 99-unit programmable control panels can be looped and controlled together.
Supports page, toggle, compare, and delay settings.
The backlit brightness is controllable.
The labels are customizable and changeable.

General Information

Manufacturer: Black Box Corporation
Manufacturer Part Number: AVS-CTRL8
Manufacturer Website Address:
Brand Name: Black Box
Product Model: AVS-CTRL8
Product Name: Wallplate Control Panel - RS-232, 8-Button
Product Type: A/V Control Panel

Technical Information

Connectivity Technology: Wired

Physical Characteristics

Product Color: Sleek Black
Product Material: Metal
Form Factor: Wall Plate, Wall Mountable, Gang Box Mount
Height: 1.10" (27.94 mm)
Width: 2.80" (71.12 mm)
Depth: 4.50" (114.30 mm)
Weight (Approximate): 149.7 g


Additional Information:

Compliance: FCC


  • Humidity: 10 to 90%, noncondensing
  • Interface: Programming Port: USB or RS-232 Serial Control Port: RS-232 Band Rate and Protocol: 9600 band, 8 data bits, 1 stop bit, no parity Frequency Response: 20 Hz to 20 kHz
  • Operating Temperature: -4 to 158° F (-20 to 70° C)
  • Power: Supply: 100 to 240 VAC, 50/60 Hz; Consumption: 1 W
  • Storage Temperature: -4 to 158° F (-20 to 70° C)
Environmentally Friendly: Yes
Environmental Certification: RoHS, WEEE
Country of Origin: China


Limited Warranty: 3 Year
Additional Warranty Information:

Extended Double Diamond™ Warranty Available (3 Additional Years)

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