Design Against The Grain
How can the remote work with the doors closed?
I use what's called an "IR Repeater" This gadget funnels any remote signal into every electronic device you have in your cabinet. The device will respond to its own remote signal. I install a small led that flashes when the remote sends the signal to the unit (thumbnail photo above)
Wouldn't the electronics over heat?
I make a cabinet with draw vents and a cooling fan built in.For most cabinets the air exchange is around one minute For most cabinets