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Surface Mount Switch Kit

Surface Mount Switch Kit

Regular price $119.00
Regular price Sale price $119.00
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Meet the Surface Mount Switch, an enclosed wireless switch with push-button operation. This kit offers an easy, non-invasive way to add a switch to your room. Simply install the receiver and mount the switch wherever it suits you best. With a faceplate design familiar across Australia and New Zealand, the Surface Mount Switch blends seamlessly into the aesthetics of modern homes.

Quick Specs

Receiver supply
100-240VAC 50Hz
Maximum load 500W
Receiver dimensions 73mm x 43mm x 26mm
Switch dimensions 120mm x 78mm x 10mm
Wireless range 15 meters (2.4GHz)
Battery life 6-7 years (CR2032)

Inside the box, you will find:

  • Wireless Receiver with integrated relay.
  • Wireless Surface Mount Switch including battery.
  • A Wiring Guide and Installation Instructions.

Installing the Surface Mount Switch Kit is a breeze. Just install the receiver unit (controls the lights using an internal relay) in accordance with your wiring setup – check the resources tab – then place the Surface Mount Switch anywhere within range inside your home. Pull the battery tab isolator to start using the wireless switch.

Quick tip: If you already have one existing physical switch and wish to use this kit to add an additional switch to your room, you only require a 1-switch kit. See how here.

If you opt to use the receiver as a standalone unit, it should be wired directly to the electrical load, like your lights, and the power source. This setup allows you to control the electrical load using only the wireless switch modules.

The Surface Mount Switch Kit is user-friendly and easy to set up. It does not require Wi-Fi, and the transmitter and receiver come pre-paired for your convenience. Follow the provided wiring diagram, and you'll have everything ready straight out of the box.

Multi-way Switching
Order multiple switches in a kit for the ease of multi-way switching. Control your lights from multiple points in the room or multiple points in your home. It's perfect for maximising convenience inside a room. Or for managing outdoor lighting and shared corridors.

Wireless Range
The kit's wireless range, tested in timber-framed homes, has demonstrated impressive reach, managing to operate through two interior walls and up to 15 meters indoors. We believe in presenting real-world performance, not just inflated manufacturer claims.

Battery Life
One of the key features of our wireless product is its impressive battery life. The switch module utilizes a 2.4GHz transceiver with ultra-low power consumption. This leads to an effective battery life that lasts approximately as long as the shelf life of the battery — around seven years. You can count on our wireless switching kit for long-lasting performance without the need for frequent battery replacements.

The risk of interference from other 2.4GHz equipment is minimal with our wireless switching kit. The switch module employs frequency hopping technology to minimise interference, ensuring a reliable signal. Plus, each kit is digitally paired, allowing you to use multiple kits in close proximity without any interference.

The GEM Surface Mount Switch Kit is designed and assembled in New Zealand. The product complies with the relevant AS/NZS standards and is fit for sale in Australia and New Zealand. All GEM products have a 2 year replacement warranty.

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Customer Reviews

Based on 30 reviews
Exell e.s.
Best wireless switch

I’ve used many wireless switches. This product is by far superior to others

Tony D.
Surface mount switch kit

Great product very easy to install and amazing customer service. I’ll definitely be using this product again.
Davies electrical

Pablo A.
Switch saved me 4hours work.

I was very impressed. I will continue purchasing the wireless switch setup for years to come.

Tony V.
A great solution.

We had an issue where a builder had core drilled through a conduit containing the switched wiring for a balcony light. We installed the switch on the wall and the receiver in the bunker light and all worked perfectly. Easy to set up.
Only suggestion for manufactures, it would be great if you made the switch with a standard mech that could fit HPM /Clipsal face plates. Great product.

Roy P.

Great versatile product. The perfect solution that was required for my latest project.