Remote Volume System


The ALPS Remote system uses the very popular Motorized ALPS Audio Taper potentiometer. This unit can be found is 100's of high end designs and has a long proven track record as a solid and affordable remote control volume solution.

ALPS Remote System Features and Specs:

  • Fully Assembled and tested - just apply power and it runs!
  • Ultra wide 8Vdc to 24Vdc input voltage
  • Very low current draw of 4mA standby and 75mA when turning
  • All clocks shutoff and go to 'sleep' between commands for noise free operation
  • 50K input Impedance suits active pre-amp designs very well.
  • IR Receiver on 5" ribbon cable
  • 3 Optional Relays for mute and other functions
  • Outputs for LED indicators for each of the 3 relays
  • Size: 3"L x 2-1/4"W x 1-1/2"H

ALPS Remote System Pricing

  • ALPS PCB + Plastic Remote Handset (fully tested and ready to run).....$130
  • ALPS PCB + Plastic Remote Handset (fully tested and ready to run) with 3 relays installed.....$150

Plastic Remote Handset (Included)

The 2 Button Bent Metal Handset

This handset may be used as a high end alternative to the plastic handset for ALPS systems requiring only volume up and down functions.

Bent Metal 2 button Remote Handset Price..............................Add $75

The 5 Button Bent Metal Handset

The 5 button Bent Metal Handset may be used as a high end alternative for ALPS systems using the optional relays.

Typical Handset functions for this model include:

  • Volume Up and Down
  • Mute
  • Misc relay functions (switching between 2 inputs, or tape or phase for example)

Bent Metal 5 button Remote Handset Price..............................Add $100

Please e-mail or call for pricing on configurations not listed here or for OEM Pricing.

ALPS Manual Download


All Prices are in US funds. We accept Paypal, Wire transfer, money orders or personal cheques (must clear before shipment). For paypal we must add the 3% fee they charge as we do not build it in to our pricing.


Prices do not include shipping. We ship via expresspost (trackable and insured). TAP shipping to USA destinations costs $50. The Components are all double boxed to make sure they arrive safely and ready to enjoy. Please call for shipping rates to other destinations.

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