Clipsal C-Bus

MSRP: $150.00
Chowmain LTD
30 days
Version: 1
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Elevate your home automation experience with the perfect synergy of Clipsal C-Bus and Crestron Home. At Chowmain, we understand the importance of a seamless, efficient smart home setup. That's why we're proud to offer our cutting-edge integration features for Clipsal C-Bus.

Clipsal C-Bus is an industry-leading home automation system, highly regarded for its sophistication and adaptability. Widely deployed in the Australian market, C-Bus excels in intelligent lighting control, enabling users to personalize and automate their lighting environments for comfort and energy efficiency. What sets C-Bus apart is its exceptional integration capability, effortlessly working with a range of home automation systems, including Crestron Home.

Our driver offer a range of benefits for Clipsal C-Bus and Crestron Home users. Auto Setup speeds up commissioning of the driver by hours, making setup hassle-free. Secondary Application Monitoring keeps you informed with Group Address Level feedback on custom applications. Lighting Efficiency ensures Advanced Lighting Scene "popcorn effects" are minimized for smoother ambiance transitions.

Faster commissioning, streamlined efficient communications and flexible integration. This driver is a must for any C-Bus installation.


  • The driver is a Platform type grants integrating multiple lights and Shades in Crestron Home
  • Automatically discover and add suitable devices in the C-Bus network
  • On / Off / Gradient dimming control for relavent lights
  • Toggle, Open Toggle, Close Toggle, Open, Stop and Close control for the shades
  • Scene and sequence action support
  • Action event triggering supports for each devices


Why does the scene fade time not the same as the Physical light's fade timing?

The RAMP level of the Clipsal are pre-defined values and it is not identical to the Crestron Home light's fade time. The driver will match lighting's fade time either up to or lower Ramp level depending which one are closest.

After adding new dimmers on the clipsal C-BUS, the devices are not available in the Crestron Home Setup App?

In the initial setup, the Poll time was defaulted to 5 minutes, you can change this value to make it longer or shorter to suit your needs. The poll timer are used to update the devices. Once the timer elapsed, the devices will appear if the configuration has been setup correcting. Clipsal Recommend polling the C-BUS every few minute, please refer to the manual for more information.

Does this driver support communication with remote C-Bus networks?

The current driver does not support commands to and from remote C-Bus networks. We are planning to support this in a future release.

Does Auto Setup work on the newer Clipsal modules?

The Discovery process used is not supported by the newer Clipsal units (DALI Gateway, Digital Dimmers etc). We are currently investigating on how to support this moving forward.

Can I add my own devices by inputting the addresses?

The current driver has no support for this at the moment, but this is a planned feature.

Do you offer showroom discounts?

We offer dealers a free showroom licence for demonstration and educational purposes.  See link below for T&C's and signup procedure.

Chowmain Dealer Showroom FAQ

I want to try this driver out before buying it?

All Chowmain drivers for Crestron Home come with a 90 day trial.  Just add the driverCentral licencing driver and this driver and you're good to go.  No registration required.

Do you offer other drivers?

We have hundreds of drivers.  Many of which are manufacturer sponsored and free.  Please visit our website to view all available drivers including FREE drivers.

Version 1.0.0

  • Initial Release