Elan-C2 – Communications Controller

Elan-C2 – Communications Controller

An ELAN Communication Controller changes the way people live. It not only opens new avenues of in-home communications, but delivers a new level of convenience, comfort and security that your clients will relish. More than music, more than video, more than almost any other whole-house electronics feature – ELAN telecommunication functions are the most-used feature in the home. With the C2 Communication Controller your Clients can use any corded or cordless touchtone phone to:

  • Page throughout the house over the multi-room system’s speakers
  • Converse phone-to-phone with other household members
  • Speak with visitors at any door
  • Activate door latches to let visitors in
  • Place callers on hold
  • Mute or un-mute music
  • Control relay-activated devices such as garage doors or lighting
  • Select from 10 whole-house digital
  • Integrates into a home automation system

Door chimes and more Initiating ELAN telecom features is easy and intuitive. Use the or key to initiate a feature – then follow it with a “P” for Page, “D” for Door, “H” for Hold or “M” for Mute. If there’s more than one door station in the system, D1 thru D4 connect you to each door station independently. You can even program a phone’s speed dial numbers for one-button access to any C2 feature. Transform any multi-room audio system into a multi-line communications network that seamlessly integrates intercom, telephone and automation features to create an environment of easy in-home communications. The C2 is the ultimate easy add-on to, or closer for, an ELAN Multi-Room System!

Elan-G-DSS3 & DSC3 – Surface-Mount Door Station for C2

ELAN Door Stations make the powerful features of the C2 Communications Controller even more attractive to your clients by adding convenience and security.

ELAN Door Stations allow your clients to speak with visitors at the door and activate electronic door latches from any touchtone phone in the house. They will also enjoy ten user-selectable whole-house digital door chimes. One model, the DSC3, features a built-in, all-weather, color camera that allows them to view visitors from any ELAN Touch Panel, Touch Screen or TV in the house. Featuring four elegant finishes, rim-lit doorbell buttons, refined aesthetic detail, 2-conductor connectivity, and surface- & flush-mount models, ELAN has a Door Station that will enhance the entranceway of any home.


All three models are available in Polished Brass, Ivory, Oil-Rubbed Bronze, and Chrome. All three also feature the door latch activation feature that allows homeowners to trigger a third-party electronic door latch from any touch-tone phone. The crystal-clear sounding speaker and microphone are sealed tight against the weather, as is the lighted doorbell button. Enhanced circuit design allows the door stations to be placed 1000 ft. from the head end using a single run of Cat-5 cable. All door station face plates are constructed from 0.4´´ thick brass and coated with a tarnish-proof zirconium nitride finish that can withstand the harshest of environments and continue to look beautiful year after year. Each model can be installed horizontally or vertically.


  • ƒƒ Convenient alternative to on-wall intercoms & expensive phone systems
  • ƒƒ Uses standard touch-tone phones
  • ƒƒ High-quality whole-house paging & door chimes
  • ƒƒ Phone-to-phone intercom
  • ƒƒ Caller-on-hold w / music
  • ƒƒ 10 user-selectable door chimes
  • ƒƒ Independent access of up to 4 ELAN Door Stations*
  • ƒƒ Door latch control for up to 4 doors
  • ƒƒ On-hold & off-hook alerts (defeatable)
  • ƒƒ Whole-house music mute
  • ƒƒ 4 phone-activated triggers
  • ƒƒ Dual telco inputs for ELAN features on 2 lines
  • ƒƒ Audible door chime at door stations (defeatable)
  • ƒƒ Standard dial tone, caller ID & voice mail pass-thru
  • ƒƒ 48V operation for multi-line system compatibility
  • ƒƒ Enhanced surge protection
  • ƒƒ USB port for downloading enhancements
  • ƒƒ Rack-mount ears (incl.)

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