Installation Instructions Wall Control Thermostat and

Wall Control Thermostat and 2-Speed Evaporative Cooler
Control System • Model 110423-2
Installation Instructions
CAUTION: Failure to read and follow all installation and operating instructions could lead to personal injury and/
or damage to property.
CAUTION: All electrical installations must comply with local building and safety codes and must be performed by
qualified personnel only.
System Overview
• This control system is intended to be used with an evaporative cooler with a 2-speed blower and a water pump. It will also operate a
water purge pump or valve, if equipped.
• The control is designed for fan motors up to 1HP (120V) or 2HP (240V), with water pump and purge pump up to 2A (120V) or 1A
(240V)
• The fan motor may be 120V or 240V rated.
• The water pump and purge pump motors/valves share the same electrical supply, rated for 120V or 240V.
Included in Kit
• Wall Control Thermostat
• 2-Speed Evaporative Cooler Control
• Wire Nut for common Earth connection.
• Spare 3.15 Amp fuse for control.
• Jumper wire for Link to N-Link (To be used only when both Fan and Pump voltages are the same).
Additional Requirements
Depending on application and installation, the following additional items may be required:
• Screws or bolts for mounting the Appliance Control Box and Wall Control
• Wiring for connection between power supply and Appliance Control Box; Wall Control and Appliance Control Box; and between
Appliance Control Box and the cooler connection box.
• Conduit and watertight connectors to protect all wiring.
Installation of the Appliance Control Box
CAUTION: To prevent electrical shock and/or damage to the equipment, disconnect electrical power to the system at
the main fuse or circuit breaker before starting the installation, and leave disconnected until the installation is complete.
1) After determining a suitable place to install the Appliance Control Box inside the evaporative cooler, mark the location of the three
mounting points (with the ‘TOP’ indication uppermost) and drill pilot holes for the mounting screws.
2) Determine which knockout locations will be used for the system wiring.
3) Using a suitable tool, cut out the required knockouts. Make sure to cut out the
correct size hole for your fitting.
4) Mount the box using suitable screws.
5) Install conduit and connections, ensuring a watertight seal, especially around the
locations where the knockouts were removed.
6) Run wiring, in accordance with local and national electrical codes, to suit the
installation.
7) Connect the wires in accordance with the wiring diagram on next page (wiring
diagram also located on the inside lid of Appliance Control box).
WARNING: Use the jumper wire between Link and NLink only
when fan and pump voltages are the same.
Fan
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Purge Power
Purge Common
Pump
Ground Connections*
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Pump Common
Pump Power
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Power Supply
Pp
Fan 120V
Pump 240V
Not
Used
Fan 240V
Pump 120V
Not
Used
Fan/Pump 240V
L1
Fan Common
Fan/Pump 120V
N L2
L1 L1 L1 L1
L2 N L2 N
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Fan High
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Fan Low
Wiring
Connections- in
Appliance
Box
Wiring
Connections
Use
CopperControl
Conductors
Purge
*Note: Use the provided wire nut to connect all ground connections for power
supply, fan, pump, purge pump and cooler cabinet.
Warning: Use jumper between Link and NLink only when Fan and Pump
Installation of the Wallvoltages
Control
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are- the
same.wall without outlet box
1) Determine a suitable place to install the Wall Control inside the building (away from sources of heat, sunlight,
or ventilation, and between 4 and 6 feet from the floor). Do not install near cooler opening.
2) Using the mounting plate as a guide, mark the location of the two mounting points and the terminal opening
for the connection terminal.
3) Make a hole in the wall just large enough to accommodate the connection terminal and associated wiring.
4) Route an insulated three-conductor thermostat cable (or similar low voltage cable) from the Appliance Control
Box through the hole, leaving about six inches protruding.
5) Route the wiring through the opening in the wall control mounting plate. Using wall anchors, screw the
mounting plate to the wall.
6) Connect the wires to the terminals as per the wiring connection diagram below. These same wire colors match
those indicated on the control box.
7) Plug the connection terminal into the back of the wall control. Place the tabs on the mounting plate into the holes in the top of the
thermostat and rotate the Wall Control until it snaps onto the mounting plate. You may use the provided screw to secure it in place.
Installation of the Wall Control - using an existing wall-mounted outlet box
CAUTION: Only use a single outlet box and do not share wiring with any other
equipment.
1) Route an insulated three-conductor thermostat cable (or similar low voltage cable) from the
Appliance Control Box to the outlet box, leaving about six inches protruding.
2) Route the wiring through the opening in the wall control mounting plate. Screw the mounting plate to the outlet box.
3) Connect the wires to the terminals as per the wiring connection diagram below. These
same wire colors match those indicated on the
Black
White
control box.
4) Plug the connection terminal into the back
of the wall control. Place the tabs on the
mounting plate into the holes in the top of the
Red
thermostat and rotate the Wall Control until it
snaps onto the mounting plate. You may use
Connection Terminal
the provided screw to secure it in place.
Mounting Plate
Operating Instructions
Automatic Operation
The fan and water pump are controlled automatically to achieve the desired comfort level.
Automatic operation is activated by pressing the ‘Mode’ button until ‘Auto’ is displayed on the LCD. The ‘Mode’ button changes the
control between Off, Auto and Manual.
The Set temperature (the target temperature for the control) may be altered by repeatedly pressing or holding the ‘Up’ and ‘Down’ buttons. The LCD will display ‘Set’ rather then ‘Room’ temperature for a short time after pressing the ‘Up’ or ‘Down’ button.
On starting, if the pads in the cooler are too dry, the fan may be delayed from starting until the pads have absorbed some water. This is
called Pre-Wet and lasts for 2 minutes, indicated by ‘Pre-Wet” flashing on the LCD. The Pre-Wet can be bypassed by entering manual
mode by either pressing the ‘Fan’, ‘Pump’ or ‘Mode’ button and then pressing the ‘Mode’ button until ‘Auto’ is displayed.
During automatic operation, the control performs a water purge cycle every 8 or 12 hours of pump operation. This interval can be
toggled between 8 or 12 hours by simultaneously holding the ‘Pump’ and ‘Fan’ buttons for 5 seconds. The selected interval is displayed
for a short time. Press the Up or Down arrow buttons to change between 8 or 12 hours. This action also starts a manual purge cycle. A
purge pump or purge valve, which is not supplied with the thermostat control or evaporative cooler, is required for this operation.
Manual Operation
The fan speed and pump are set by the user.
To activate the manual mode from the ‘Off’ state, press the ‘Mode’ button until ‘Manual is displayed. If the control is in the ‘Auto’
mode, you can change to manual mode by pressing either the ‘Mode’, ‘Fan’ or ‘Pump’ buttons. Each press of the ‘Fan’ button changes
the fan to High, Low or Off. Each Press of the ‘Pump’ button changes the pump status either On or Off.
The LCD will display ‘Manual’ on the left and the fan and pump settings on the right. The fan speed will be displayed as ‘Fan Hi’ or
‘Fan Lo’. If neither are displayed the fan is off. With the fan and pump both running ‘Cool’ will be displayed. If only the fan is running
‘Vent’ will be displayed. If only the pump is running ‘Pre-Wet’ will be displayed.
Time Delay Operation
Delayed start or stop in ‘Auto’ or ‘Manual’ mode
The ‘Timer’ button is used to set a delay period between 1 and 12 hours in 1 hour increments.
If the cooler is operating (in ‘Auto’ or ‘Manual’ modes) when the ‘Timer’ button is pressed, the delay period determines when the cooler
switches off.
If the cooler is off when the ‘Timer’ button is pressed, the delay period determines when the cooler starts in ‘Auto’ mode. The Set
Temperature will be the last setting when running in ‘Auto’ mode.
‘Timer Delay’ and the remaining time are displayed on the LCD while the timer feature is activated.
You can cancel the Timer function at any time by pressing the ‘Timer’ button. The ‘Timer Delay’ indicator will no longer display on the
LCD.
In the event of a power outage
When power is restored after a power failure, the thermostat will resume operation in the mode selected prior to the power outage.
Temperature adjustment
Press the up and down arrow buttons simultaneously for 3 seconds. Using the up or down arrow buttons you may adjust the room temperature plus or minus 3 degrees from the set point. This will allow for small adjustments in the temperature displayed on the LCD.
Trouble Shooting Guide
The guide below is intended to aid an Installer or Service Technician in resolving simple problems.
CAUTION: To prevent electrical shock and/or damage to the equipment, disconnect electrical power to the system at the main fuse or
circuit breaker before opening the appliance control box, and leave disconnected until after the lid has been shut and secured.
CAUTION: Any testing performed on live conductors must be carried out by qualified personnel only.
Observation
Possible Cause
Remedial Action
Cooler does not
work / No LCD
display on the
Wall Control
Incorrect connection of wiring
between Wall Control and Appliance
Control Board
Check the correct connection of the three wires at the Appliance Control Board
and Wall Control. Ensure the correct wiring order at both ends, and that the
terminals are correctly fitted and secured
Power Supply Circuit Breaker Off or
Appliance Control Box not connected
to the Power Supply.
Check the condition of Power Supply Circuit Breaker. Verify that the circuit
Breaker Switch is On.
Blown Fuse in the Appliance Control
Box.
Check the condition of Fuse located on the Appliance Control Board. Check
for incorrect wiring. Replace blown fuse with the correct type.
Appliance Control Board or Wall
Control faulty.
Switch on the Power supply to the Appliance Control Box.
Supply Voltage should be present between Supply L1 and Supply N terminals
on the Appliance Control Board.
Measure the DC Voltage at the Wall Control between the Black and Red terminals with the Wall Control still connected. If the measured voltage is greater
than 3.0VDC and the LCD remains blank, the Wall Control is at fault.
If the voltage is less than 3.0VDC, disconnect the red wire and measure the
voltage between the black and red wire. If the measured voltage rises to
3.0VDC, the Wall Control is faulty. If the measured voltage remains low, the
Appliance Control Board is at fault.
Water/Purge
Pump does not
work. LCD on
Wall Control
indicates it is
on. (*)
Poor connection of Water Pump terminals on the Appliance Control Board.
Verify that Water Pump leads are correctly connected to the Water Pump connection screw terminals on the Appliance Control Board.
Incorrect connection of wiring
between Wall Control and Appliance
Control Board.
Verify that colors of thermostat cable match the color description on Appliance
Control Board. Check that all wires are firm and secure.
Fan Motor
does not work
/ No Fan High
and/or Fan Low
operation (*)
Pre-Wet cycle is active
Check LCD display for flashing Pre-Wet indicating the fan is turned off until
pre-wet cycle is complete.
Poor connection to Fan Motor terminals on the Appliance Control Board.
Verify that Fan Motor leads are correctly connected to the Fan Hi, Fan Lo, and
N connection screw terminals on the Appliance Control Board.
Incorrect connection of wiring
between Wall Control and Appliance
Control Board.
Verify that colors of thermostat cable match the color description on Appliance
Control Board. Check that all wires are firm and secure.
Poor connection between Link and
Nlink
Verify that the jumper wire across “Link” and “Nlink” is connected properly.
Warning: Use the jumper wire only when fan and pump voltages are
the same.
*Appliance
Control Board
Diagnostic Test
The Control Board contains diagnostic buttons in the upper left recessed section. Follow the instructions of the label located on the inside box cover to diagnose the different functions of the board. Pressing the buttons will test each function
of the board. If all LED’s light during the test, the control board is working properly. If not the control board is faulty.
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