Jump to content
WallDisplay: 2.0.0-beta3 is uploaded and ready for test ×

Use of Web Hooks instead of the Thermostats feature as provided by Shelly


Recommended Posts

Good day,

I wanted to share my thoughts and approach and see how it responds and how other thinks about it.

I did purchase the Shelly Plus H&T and Shelly Plus 1 to control the floor heating for one room.

I did see that Shelly is providing a Thermostats feature within their apps (I am using iOS but assume this is not relevant). If I got it right is a Shelly Cloud feature. However, there are only 1 degree increments required and I did not find any information about the underlying logic being implemented. E.g. that it considers the set temperature as a hard line between on and off or if there is kind of room in between. E.g. if set to 21 degree it would trigger the Shelly Plus 1 if below 20.8 and switch off if above  21.1 or so. I did also try to use the Timer on the Shelly Plus 1 to limit the duration the warm water is flowing (floor heating) and in the hope that the H&T would re-trigger the Plus 1. However, it did appear to me that this is not working together => Shelly Plus 1 did not switch on again when temperature was still below 21.

I then did go a different route:

Using the web hook feature of the Shelly Plus H&T to directly control the Shelly Plus 1. This allows me to set the temperature more accurate (e.g. 20.8 degree). The time specific temperature setting is also possible, though a bit more simplified compared to the Thermostate feature of the Shelly Cloud. I am also using the timer feature of the Shelly Plus 1. My thought here was to have a limit to avoid that the heating is always one. The T&H is triggering the Plus 1 again. The H&T is USB powered.

Let me see if and how this resonates within this community.



Link to comment
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

  • Create New...