Columbia-Spas Aeware Specifications

in.k450
compact full-function keypads
for in.xe and in.xm spa systems
TechBook
Giving full control to wet fingers!
in.k450
table of contents
Table of contents
overview . ........................................................................................ 3
installation
- drilling template...............................................................6
- with adhesive.................................................................... 7
connections
- connecting in.k450 keypad to in.xe...............................8
- connecting in.k450 keypad to in.xm.............................9
functions for in.xe spa systems
- on/off key......................................................................... 11
- economy mode............................................................... 11
- pump 1 key....................................................................... 11
- pump 2 key......................................................................12
- pump 3 & blower key.....................................................12
- light key.............................................................................12
- up/down keys.................................................................12
- program key.....................................................................13
- setting time.......................................................................13
- setting filter cycle.............................................................13
- setting economy mode..................................................14
- setting temperature unit.................................................15
- other features...................................................................15
functions for in.xm spa systems
- on/off key.........................................................................17
- economy mode...............................................................17
- pump 1 key.......................................................................17
- pump 2 key..................................................................... 18
- pump 3 & blower key.................................................... 18
- light key............................................................................ 18
- up/down keys................................................................ 18
- program key.................................................................... 19
- setting time...................................................................... 19
- setting filter cycle............................................................ 19
- setting economy mode.................................................20
- setting temperature unit.................................................21
- other features...................................................................21
troubleshooting section...............................................................22
specifications.................................................................................25
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in.k450
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in.k450
overview
in.k450
Compact full-function keypad
for in.xm & in.xe spa systems
Aeware’s new series of keypads features a large LCD display and
slightly raised keys that let users control all spa system functions
and programming directly from spa side. In.k450 comes with
a customizable overlay in an easy to install waterproof plastic
enclosure designed to maximize user experience.
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overview
in.k450
function description
Display
"On/Off" key
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"Pump 1" key
"Pump 2" key
"Pump 3 /
Blower" key
"Light" key
"Up/Down" keys
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overview
Pumps icon
The "Pump" indicator
numbers light up and their
icons become fast animated
when pump or blower are in
high speed, slower animated
icon when pump or blower
are in low speed.
Time, temperature
& message digits
AM/PM (˚F/ ˚C)
Filter Cycle icon
The "Filter Cycle" icon lights
up when filter cycle is on.
Service icon
Smart Winter Mode icon
A problem has
been detected. Do
not enter the water!
Spa service is
required.
The "SWM" icon automatically turns on when freeze
protection is active. It flashes
while system purges the spa
plumbing.
Light icon
The "Light" icon lights
up when the light is on.
The icon's number of
rays is proportional to
the light's intensity.
Progress bar
Heater icon
A visual indication of
the time remaining
before an equipment
is turned off or
before the end of the
standby mode.
The "Heater" icon lights
up when the heater is on.
It flashes when:
1- there is a call for heat
and heater has not
started yet,
2- heater has just turned
off and element is
cooling down or
3 - not enough current
available to start heater
Set Point icon
The "Set Point" icon
automatically turns on
when set point setting
menu is activated.
(SP message on display).
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in.k450
installation
Drilling template
6 7/32"
158 mm
Drill 2x 3/8”
2x 9 mm
2 5/16"
59 mm
Follow profile with jig saw
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in.k450
installation
Installation in.k450 with adhesive
The keypad should be installed directly onto the spa (or very
close to it) so that it is easily accessible to the user.
•Using the drilling template supplied with the unit, determine the
mounting location and then stick the template on the location.
6 7/32"
158 mm
Drill 2x 3/8”
2x 9 mm
2 5/16"
59 mm
•Drill two 3/8” (9 mm) diameter holes at 6 7/32” (158 mm) from
center to center, in the exact position according to the drilling
template.
Follow profile with jig saw
•Cut out and remove the material between the two holes
following the profile with a jig saw (see illustration).
Gasket with adhesive
•Clean the installation surface and peel the adhesive gasket from
the back of the keypad.
∅ 3/8"
•Insert keypad and align it correctly, then secure it properly in
place by using the two wing nuts provided.
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/16
"
2 5/
16"
Wing nuts
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in.k450
connections
Connecting in.k450 keypad to in.xe
in.k450 keypad
Keypad
connector
in.xe spa system
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in.k450
connections
Connecting in.k450 keypad to in.xm
in.k450 keypad
Keypad
connector
in.xm spa system
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functions and user instructions
in.k450 for in.xe spa systems
in.k450
for in.xe spa systems
user instructions and functions
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functions and user instructions
On/Off key
Standby Mode
Economy Mode
Pump 1 key
Depending on the spa manufacturer, this key may have
different functions: On/Off,
Standby mode or quick enable
of the Economy mode.
Quick press and release the
On/Off key to shut the system
down (i.e. to set it to Standby
mode) for 30 minutes. The
display will toggle between
the “SBY” message and water
temperature. All keys are then
disabled, unless you press On/
Off key again to reactivate the
system before the expiration of
the 30 minutes delay.
This mode allows you to lower
the temperature set point of the
spa by 20 °F (11 °C) during
a certain period of the day.
Press Pump 1 key to turn Pump
1 on at low speed. Press a
second time to turn pump to
high speed (with a dual-speed
pump). A third time turns
pump off.
On/Off Mode
By default, the system is always
on. Press and hold On/Off key
for 5 sec. (or Press and hold
Pump 1 key for 5 sec.) to shut the
system down for 30 minutes.
The display will toggle between
the “OFF” message and water
temperature. Press On/Off key
to restart the system before the
expiration of the 30 minutes delay.
In order to warn the user, the
spa light will flash for a few
seconds before the exit of
Standby mode.
To enable the economy mode:
Press and hold On/Off key for
10 sec.
While the Economy mode is
enabled the display will toggle
between “Eco” and the water
temperature. Once the system
goes back to nomal mode, the
display will show "noE".
A built-in timer automatically
turns pump off after a
predetermined period of
time, unless pump has been
manually deactivated first.
* If single speed pump: press Pump key to turn pump on.
Press Pump key again to turn pump off.
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Pump 2 key
Blower key
Light key
Up/Down keys
Press Pump 2 key to turn Pump
2 on. Press a second time to
turn pump off.
Press Blower key to turn blower
on. Press a second time to turn
blower off.
A built-in timer automatically
turns pump off after a
predetermined period of
time, unless pump has been
manually deactivated first.
A built-in timer automatically
turns blower off after a
predetermined period of
time, unless blower has been
manually deactivated first.
Press Light key to turn light on
at high intensity. Subsequent
presses change light intensity.
A last press turns light off.
Use Up or Down key to set
desired water temperature.
The temperature setting will
be displayed for 5 seconds to
confirm your new selection.
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A built-in timer automatically
turns light off after a predetermined period of time,
unless it has been manually
deactivated first.
The "Set Point" icon indicates
that the display shows the
desired temperature, NOT the
current water temperature!
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Program key
Setting the time
Setting filter cycle start time
Setting filter cycle duration
Use Program key to display
time or enter Programming
menu by pressing and holding
key. In Programming mode,
the following parameters can
be set: time, filter cycle start
time, filter cycle duration,
filter cycle frequency, and
temperature unit.
Enter Programming mode by
holding Prog. key pressed down
for 3 sec. The display will show
the current time setting.
To program the filter cycle, you
must enter these parameters:
the start time, duration and
frequency. During a filter
cycle, pumps run for one
minute to purge the plumbing,
then Pump 1 runs for the
programmed number of hours.
Press Prog. key a fourth time.
Note: Light key is used as
Program key if this key is
not present.
Setting the hour: Use Up or
Down arrows to change hour
setting (AM/PM).
Setting the minutes: Press Prog.
key a second time.
Use Up or Down key to change
hour setting.
The display will show Fdxx, with
"xx" representing the duration
in hours.
Use Up or Down key to
change setting.
Press Prog. key a third time.
The display will show FSxx, with
"xx" representing the starting
hour.
Use Up or Down key to
change setting.
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Filter cycle frequency
Setting economy mode*
Setting economy start time*
Setting economy duration*
Press Prog. key a fifth time.
Press Prog. key a sixth time. Use
Up key to enable the economy
mode, the display will show
EP 1 or use Down key to disable
economy mode, the display
will show EP 0.
Press Prog. key an seventh time.
The display will show ESxx, with
“xx” representing the starting
hour.
Press and hold Light key until
the display shows Edxx, with
"xx" representing the duration
in hours. (Default: 2 hours).
Use Up or Down key to
change setting.
Use Up or Down key to
change setting.
0 = no filtration1
24 = continuous filtration
The display will show FFxx, with
"xx" representing the number of
filter cycles per day (up to 4).
Use Up or Down key to
change setting.
1 It's not recommended to
set this to "0".
*Note that the parameters for the economy mode settings are associated to specific low level configuration of the system that are not present in all software revisions.
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Setting temperature unit
Smart Winter Mode
Water temperature regulation
Cooldown
Water temperature can be
displayed in either Fahrenheit
(˚F) or Celsius (˚C). Press Prog.
key a ninth time. The display
will show either ˚F or ˚C.
Our Smart Winter Mode
protects your system from
the cold by turning pumps on
several times a day to prevent
water from freezing in pipes.
In a regulation cycle, the system
first generates water flow
through the heater housing
and the plumbing, in order
to ensure accurate water
temperature readings as well as
avoiding heater activation in dry
conditions.
After heating the spa water to
the desired Set Point, the
heater is turned off, but its
associated pump (Pump 1 Lowspeed or CP) remains on for a
predetermined period of time
to ensure adequate cooling of
the heating element, this
prolongs its useful life.
The heater icon flashes during
this time.
Use Up or Down key to
change setting.
Press Prog. key once more to go
back to normal mode.
Note: "F" will be displayed in
in.xe Spa Packs.
After verifying pump activation
and taking a water temperature
reading if required, the system
automatically turns the heater
on to reach and maintain water
temperature at Set Point.
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functions and user instructions
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user instructions and functions
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On/Off key
Depending on the spa
manufacturer, this key may have
different functions: On/Off,
Standby mode or quick enable
of the Economy mode.
Standby Mode* : Use On/
Off key to pause all pumps.*
Progress bar will display the
remaining time before the system
automatically exits Standby
mode (user can also exit Standby
mode at any time by pressing
again on On/Off key).
In order to warn the user,
the spa light will flash for a few
seconds before the exit of
Standby mode and restart the
pumps. The "Stby" message
is also displayed during
Standby mode.
* Pump will stay turned
on if there is a request for more heat.
Economy Mode
Pump 1 key
This mode allows you to lower
the temperature set point of the
spa by 20 °F (11 °C) during
a certain period of the day.
Press Pump 1 key to turn Pump 1
on at low speed. Press a second
time to turn pump to high
speed (with a dual-speed
pump). A third time turns
pump off.
Press and hold the On/Off
key for 10 sec. to enable the
Economy mode. Repeat
operation to disable it.
While the Economy mode is
enabled the display will toggle
between “Econ” and the water
temperature. Once the system
goes back to nomal mode, the
display will show "noE" for
3 sec.
A built-in timer automatically
turns pump off after a predetermined period of time, unless
pump has been manually
deactivated first.
* If single speed pump: press Pump key to turn pump on.
Press Pump key again to turn pump off.
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Pump 2 key
Pump 3 / Blower key
Light key
Up/Down keys
Press Pump 2 key to turn Pump
2 on at low speed. Press a
second time to turn pump to
high speed (with a dual-speed
pump). A third time turns
pump off.
Press Pump 3/Blower key to
turn Pump 3 /Blower on. Press
a second time to turn pump or
blower off.
Press Light key to turn light on
at high intensity. Subsequent
presses change light intensity.
A last press turns light off.
A built-in timer automatically
turns pump/blower off after
a predetermined period of
time, unless pump has been
manually deactivated first.
A built-in timer automatically
turns light off after a predetermined period of time,
unless it has been manually
deactivated first.
Use Up or Down key to set
desired water temperature.
The temperature setting will
be displayed for 5 seconds to
confirm your new selection.
A built-in timer automatically
turns pump off after a predetermined period of time, unless
pump has been manually
deactivated first.
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The "Set Point" icon indicates
that the display shows the
desired temperature, NOT the
current water temperature!
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functions and user instructions
Program key
Setting the time
Setting filter cycle start time
Setting filter cycle duration
Use Program key to display
time or enter Programming
menu by pressing and holding
key. In Programming mode,
the following parameters can
be set: time, filter cycle start
time, filter cycle duration,
filter cycle frequency, and
temperature unit.
Enter Programming mode by
holding Prog. key pressed down
for 3 sec. The display will show
the current time setting.
To program the filter cycle, you
must enter these parameters:
the start time, duration and
frequency. During a filter cycle,
pumps run for one minute
to purge the plumbing, then
Pump 1 runs for the programmed number of hours.
Press Prog. key a fourth time.
Press Prog. key a third time.
The display will show FSxx,
with "xx" representing the
starting hour.
0 = no filtration1
24 = continuous filtration
Use Up or Down key to
change setting.
1 It's not recommended to
Note: Light key is used as
Program key if this key is
not present.
Setting the hour: Use Up or
Down key to change hour
setting (AM/PM).
Setting the minutes: Press Prog.
key a second time.
Use Up or Down key to change
hour setting.
The display will show Fdxx, with
"xx" representing the duration
in hours.
Use Up or Down key to
change setting.
set this to "0".
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Filter cycle frequency
Setting economy mode*
Setting economy start time*
Setting economy end time*
Press Prog. key a fifth time.
This mode allows you to lower
the temperature set point of the
spa by 20 °F (11 °C) during
a certain period of the day.
Press Prog. key an seventh time.
The display will show ESxx,
with “xx” representing the
starting hour.
Press Prog. key a eighth time.
The display will show EExx, with
“xx” representing the ending
time in hour.
Press Prog. key a sixth time. Use
Up key to enable the economy
mode, the display will show
EP 1 or use Down key to disable
economy mode, the display
will show EP 0.
Use Up or Down key to
change setting.
Use Up or Down key to
change setting.
The display will show FFxx, with
"xx" representing the number of
filter cycles per day (up to 4).
Use Up or Down key to
change setting.
*Note that the parameters for the economy mode settings are associated to specific low level configuration of the system that are not present in all software revisions.
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in.k450 for in.xm spa systems
functions and user instructions
Setting temperature unit
Smart Winter Mode
Water temperature regulation
Cooldown
Water temperature can be
displayed in either Fahrenheit
(˚F) or Celsius (˚C). Press Prog.
key a ninth time. The display
will show either ˚F or ˚C.
Our Smart Winter Mode
protects your system from
the cold by turning pumps on
several times a day to prevent
water from freezing in pipes.
In a regulation cycle, the
system first generates water
flow through the heater
housing and the plumbing, in
order to ensure accurate water
temperature readings as well
as avoiding heater activation
in dry conditions.
After heating the spa water
to the desired Set Point, the
heater is turned off, but its
associated pump (Pump 1
Low-speed or CP) remains on
for a predetermined period
of time to ensure adequate
cooling of the heating element,
this prolongs its useful life.
The heater icon flashes during
this time.
Use Up or Down key to
change setting.
Press Prog. key once more to go
back to normal mode.
After verifying pump activation
and taking a water temperature
reading if required, the system
automatically turns the heater
on to reach and maintain water
temperature at Set Point.
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Troubleshooting section
in.xm error codes
in.k450
in.xe error codes
Description
The chosen input current rating is lower than the sum
of current for all pumps.
Call your electrician for tech support.
Temperature inside the spa skirt is too high, causing the
internal temperature in the Spa Pack to increase above
normal limits.
Open skirt and wait until error clears. If error persist, note the error
message and contact dealer or service supplier for Tech Support.
The water temperature in the spa has reached 108°F
(42°C). Do not enter the water!
Remove the spa cover and allow the water to cool down to a
lower temperature. If problem persists, Note the error message
and contact dealer or service supplier for Tech Support.
Any other SP error code
Note the error message and contact dealer or service supplier
for Tech Support.
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in.k450
in.xm error codes
Troubleshooting section
in.xe error codes
Description
An internal hardware error has been detected
Note the error message and contact dealer or service supplier
for Tech Support.
The system has shut the heater down because the temperature
at the heater has reached 119°F (48°C). Do not enter the water!
Remove the spa cover and allow the water to cool down, then shut
power off and power your spa up again to reset the system. If problem
persists, note the error message and contact dealer or service supplier
for Tech Support.
The system does not detect any water flow while
the primary pump is running.
Check and open water valves. Check for water level. Clean filter.
If the problem persists, call your dealer or service supplier
A problem is detected with the temperature probe.
Note the error message and contact dealer or service supplier
for Tech Support.
Any other RH code
Note the error message and contact dealer or service supplier
for Tech Support.
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Troubleshooting section
in.xm error codes
in.k450
Description
A Pump problem has been detected
Note the error message and contact dealer or service supplier
for Tech Support.
A Circ. Pump problem has been detected
Note the error message and contact dealer or service supplier
for Tech Support.
A Blower problem has been detected
Note the error message and contact dealer or service supplier
for Tech Support.
A Fan problem has been detected
Note the error message and contact dealer or service supplier
for Tech Support.
An Ozonator problem has been detected
Note the error message and contact dealer or service supplier
for Tech Support.
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in.k450
specifications
Dimensions:
General specifications:
2 7/8"
(73 mm)
7 1/8"
(181 mm)
2 3/16"
(55 mm)
1 3/16"
(30 mm)
Environmentals:
Storage temperature: Operating temperature:
Humidity:
70˚C (158˚F) to –30˚C (-22˚F)
60˚C (140˚F) to –20˚C (-4˚F)
up to 95% condensing
Mechanical Specs:
Weight: Dimensions (W x H x D):
Standards:
0.52 kg (1.2 lbs)
Front Panel:
181 mm x 73 mm x 55 mm (7 1/8" x 2 7/8" x 2 3/16") Soft gasket
UL 1563 Fifth Ed. File: E182156
CSA No. 22.2 - 218.1-M89
6 7/32"
(158 mm)
Specifications and design are subject to change without notice.
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Rev. 04/2015
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