Lutron touchpro wireless Thermostat v HoneyWell RTH8580WF

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Lutron touchpro wireless Thermostat v HoneyWell RTH8580WF

Postby philadam » Sat Dec 27, 2014 1:54 am

Since these two thermostats look identical and the Lutron Thermostat is just a Honeywell with lutron branding, will the lutron thermostat driver work with the Honeywell RTH8580WF?

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Re: Lutron touchpro wireless Thermostat v HoneyWell RTH8580W

Postby CinemarDave » Sun Dec 28, 2014 11:32 am

No the Lutron driver will not control the thermostat. The Lutron driver has to talk to one of the Lutron controllers like the RadioRA. The Lutron controller then talks to the thermostats. All Honeywell thermostats use a api that has never be made public and without knowing the api making a driver for it is very difficult.

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Re: Lutron touchpro wireless Thermostat v HoneyWell RTH8580W

Postby philadam » Mon Dec 29, 2014 9:00 pm

To bad, guess I can cross them off my list.

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Re: Lutron touchpro wireless Thermostat v HoneyWell RTH8580W

Postby CinemarDave » Mon Dec 29, 2014 9:16 pm

Look at the Venstar T5900 or T6900 thermostats. Reasonable price and we talk to the device directly and not the cloud.

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Re: Lutron touchpro wireless Thermostat v HoneyWell RTH8580W

Postby philadam » Tue Dec 30, 2014 3:27 pm

Thanks, I will.

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Re: Lutron touchpro wireless Thermostat v HoneyWell RTH8580W

Postby philadam » Tue Dec 30, 2014 3:36 pm

What about the Venstar t5800?

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Re: Lutron touchpro wireless Thermostat v HoneyWell RTH8580W

Postby CinemarDave » Tue Dec 30, 2014 4:52 pm

That works too


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