[DIY] Add Z-wave to an old Velux
I own a couple of Velux WUX 101 that I needed to automate. This article explains how I removed the Velux remote control to replace it by a Z-wave compatible solution.
I reused the original power supply box and replaced the electronic board. On this new board, I wired a Qubino Flush Shutter DC and a few components for the power regulation:
- a rectifier bridge
- a 2200µF 35V capacitor (the same that is on the original board)
Here is the schematic:
Here are the steps: