Low voltage 12V DC shaft motor that provides tilt control of 2" horizontal blinds. It is powered with 8 AA lithium batteries and eliminates the need for cords, plugs and an electrician. Ideal for areas where access to traditional power outlets or wiring may be a challenge. Option to convert to a plug-in system with the use of a transformer. Radio Technology Somfy® (RTS) provides compatiblity with full range of RTS controls and accessories and allows operation of motorized applications within a range of 65 feet. Use of Telis Modulis RTS hand-held remotes offers a central scroll wheel for precision tilting of blind slats.