Mitsubishi | Mr.Slim MSZ-D30NA | Section 238126.13 – Mini-Split Systems

HVAC Guide Specifications
Ductless Mini-Splits MSZ-D
Section 238126.13 – Mini-Split Systems
Capacity Range: 2.5 to 3 Ton Nominal
Mitsubishi Model Number: MSZ-D High Capacity (wall-mount) inverter heat pump
series.
Part 1 – General
1.01
System Description
A. The heat pump air conditioning system shall be a Mitsubishi Electric MSZ-D split
system series. The system shall consist of a slim silhouette, compact, wall mounted
indoor fan coil section with wireless remote controller and a slim silhouette horizontal
discharge outdoor unit which shall be of an inverter driven heat pump design.
B. Indoor unit model numbers may be MSZ-D30NA-8 and MSZ-D36NA-8. Outdoor unit
model numbers may be MUZ-D30NA-1 and MUZ-D36NA-1 for single-zone (1:1)
systems
1.02 Quality Assurance
A. The units shall be tested by a Nationally Recognized Testing Laboratory (NRTL) and
shall bear the ETL label.
B. All wiring shall be in accordance with the National Electrical Code (N.E.C.).
C. The units shall be rated in accordance with Air-conditioning, Heating, and
Refrigeration Institute’s (AHRI) Standard 240 and bear the AHRI Certification label.
D. The units shall be manufactured in a facility registered to ISO 9001 and ISO 14001,
which is a set of standards applying to environmental protection set by the
International Standard Organization (ISO).
E. A dry air holding charge shall be provided in the indoor section.
F. System efficiency shall meet or exceed 14.5 SEER when part of a 1:1
(indoor/outdoor) system.
G. Delivery, Storage and Handling
1. Unit shall be stored and handled according to the manufacturer’s
recommendations.
2. The wireless controller shall be shipped inside the carton with the indoor unit
and able to withstand 105°F storage temperatures and 95% relative humidity
without adverse effect.
Part 2 – Warranty
2.01 The units shall have a manufacturer’s parts and defects warranty for a period five (5) years
from date of installation. The compressor shall have a warranty of seven (7) years from
date of installation. If, during this period, any part should fail to function properly due to
defects in workmanship or material, it shall be replaced or repaired at the discretion of the
manufacturer. This warranty does not include labor.
2.02 Manufacturer shall have over 30 years of continuous experience in the U.S. market.
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Part 3 – Performance
3.01 Each system shall perform in accordance with the ratings shown in the table below.
3.02 Cooling performance shall be based on 80°F DB, 67°F WB (26.7°C DB, 19.4°C WB) for
the indoor unit and 95°F DB, 75°F WB (35°C DB, 23.9°C WB) for the outdoor unit at
rated frequency: D30 – 89Hz , D36 – 92Hz
3.03 Heating performance shall be based on 70ºF DB, 60 ºF WB (21.1ºC DB, 15.6ºC WB) for
the indoor unit and 47 º F DB, 43º F WB (8.3 º C DB, 6.1º C WB) for the outdoor unit at
rated frequency: D30 – 84Hz , D36 – 91Hz
3.04 Single-Zone One-to-One Product Table – Heat Pump
Outdoor / Indoor Model Numbers
TC
Cooling*
TC
Heating*
TPW
Cooling*
TPW
Heating*
SEER
HSPF
MUZ-D30NA-1 / MSZ-D30NA-8
MUZ-D36NA-1 / MSZ-D36NA-8
30,700
32,000
32,600
35,200
3,850
4,140
3,360
3,840
14.5
14.5
8.2
8.2
*TC = Total Capacity, TPW = Total Power Watts
Operating Range
Cooling Maximum
Minimum
Heating Maximum
Minimum
*AHRI 210/240 testing conditions
Indoor Air Intake Temperature
D.B. 90°F (32.2°C) W.B. 73°F (22.7°C)
D.B. 67°F (19.4°C) W.B. 57°F (13.8°C)
D.B. 80°F (26.6°C) W.B. 67°F (19.4°C)
D.B. 70°F (21.1°C) W.B. 60°F (15.5°C)
Outdoor Air Intake Temperature
D.B. 115°F (46.1°C)
D.B. 14°F (-10°C)
D.B. 75°F (23.8°C) W.B. 65°F (18.3°C)
D.B. 14°F (-10°C) W.B. 13°F (-10.5°C)
Part 4 – Products
4.01: Indoor Unit
A. General:
The indoor unit shall be factory assembled, wired and run tested. Contained within the unit
shall be all factory wiring, piping, control circuit board, fan and fan motor. The unit shall
have a self-diagnostic function, 3-minute time delay mechanism, and an auto restart function.
Indoor unit shall be charged with dry air before shipment from factory.
B. Unit Cabinet:
1. The casing shall have a white finish – Munsell 1.0Y 9.2/0.2.
2. Multi directional drain connection and refrigerant piping, offering three (3) direction
pipe alignments for all refrigerant piping and two (2) direction pipe alignments for
condensate draining shall be standard.
3. There shall be a separate, metal back-plate that secures the indoor unit firmly to the
wall. Secure mounting of plate and all mounting hardware shall be furnished by and be
the responsibility of the installer.
C. Fan:
1. The indoor unit fan shall be an assembly with a line-flow fan direct driven by a single
motor.
2. The fan shall be statically and dynamically balanced and be powered by a motor with
permanently lubricated bearing.
3. A manual adjustable guide vane shall be provided with the ability to change the
airflow from side to side (left to right).
3.1 Indoor units shall have a “Wide Vane” feature to distribute airflow over a wide –
150 degree – angle from right to left to provide comfort over a wider area.
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4. An integral, motorized, multi-position, horizontal air sweep flow louver shall provide
for uniform air distribution, up and down.
5. The indoor fan shall operate at of four (4) selectable speeds: Powerful, High, Medium
and Low.
D. Filter:
1. Return air shall be filtered by means of easily removed, washable, Catechin,
Antioxidant Pre-filter and an Anti-allergy enzyme filter – blue, pleated type.
E. Coil:
1. The indoor unit coil shall be of nonferrous construction with smooth plate fins on
copper tubing.
2. The tubing shall have inner groves for high efficiency heat exchange.
3. All tube joints shall be brazed with phoscopper or silver alloy.
4. The coils shall be pressure tested at the factory.
5. A sloped, corrosion resistant condensate pan with drain shall be provided under the
coil. [Option: A condensate mini-pump shall be provided to provide a means of
condensate disposal when a gravity drain is not available.]
6. An optional drain pan level switch (DPLS1), designed to connect to the control board,
shall be provided if required, and installed on the condensate pan to prevent
condensate from overflowing.
F. Electrical:
1. The unit electrical power shall be 208-230 volts, 1-phase, 60 hertz.
2. The system shall be equipped with A-Control – a system directing that the indoor unit
be powered directly from the outdoor unit using a 3-wire connection plus ground.
3. The indoor unit shall not have any supplemental electrical heat elements.
4.02: Control
A. General:
1. The unit shall have a wireless controller to perform input functions necessary to
operate the system.
2. The wireless controller shall have a Power On/Off switch, Mode Selector – Cool, Dry,
Heat, Auto Modes - Temperature Setting, Timer Control, Fan Speed Select and Auto
Vane selector.
3. The indoor unit shall perform Self-diagnostic Function and Check Mode switching.
4. Temperature changes shall be by 1ºF increments with a range of 59 - 89ºF.
5. The microprocessor located in the indoor unit shall have the capability of sensing
return air temperature and indoor coil temperature, receiving and processing
commands from the wireless or a wired controller, providing emergency operation
and controlling the outdoor unit.
6. The system shall be capable of automatically restarting and operating at the
previously selected conditions when the power is restored after power interruption.
7. Control system shall control the continued operation of the air sweep louvers, as well
as provide On/Off, System/Mode function.
8. The indoor unit shall have the option of either a wireless or wired wall mounted
remote controller to be ordered separately:
a. Wireless, wall mounted remote controller kit (MHK1)
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The Wireless, wall mounted remote controller kit (MHK1) shall consist of a
wireless, wall mounted controller (MRCH1), a wireless receiver (MIFH1) and a
cable (MRC1) to connect the receiver to the indoor unit. The controller shall be
white in color with a light-green LCD display and a backlight feature. The
MRCH1 shall consist of four Function buttons below the display, and
Increase/Decrease Set Temperature buttons and a Hold button to the right of the
display. The controller shall have a built-in temperature sensor and a battery
holder, using two AA alkaline batteries. Temperature shall be displayed in either
Fahrenheit (°F) or Celsius (°C), and temperature changes shall be by increments
of 1°F (0.5°C).
The MHK1 uses Honeywell RedLINKTM technology, and the wireless receiver is
specially designed for Mitsubishi units. Linking to the wireless network shall be
done from the receiver and from the remote controller. There shall not be any
interference with other wireless devices or neighboring RedLINKTM products.
Communication shall be automatically restored after power resumes and after
batteries are replaced.
The basic functions are:
Wireless, Wall Mounted Remote Controller (MHK1)
Item
Description
Number of Units Controllable 1 unit
ON/OFF
Run and stop operation
Operation Mode
Switches between Cool/Drying/Auto/Fan/Heat.
Temperature Setting
(Range and modes depend
on connected unit model)
Controller general setpoint temperature range:
Cool/Dry: 50°F-99°F
Heat: 40°F-90°F
Auto: 50°F-90°F
Controller temperature range when connected to the
MSZ-D/MUZ-D system:
Cool/Dry: 61°F-88°F
Heat: 61°F-88°F
Auto: 61°F-88°F
Fan Speed Setting
(Range and modes depend
on connected unit model)
Air Flow Direction Setting
(Air flow direction settings
depend on the unit model)
Dual Setpoint Control
Hi/Mid-2/Mid-1/Low/Auto
Air flow direction angles 100%-80%-60%-40%, Swing.
Separate heating and cooling setpoints. Adjustable
deadband from 2ºF to 8ºF. Automatically adjusts
setpoints to ensure deadband.
System changeover with dual setpoints.
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Item
Scheduling
Wireless, Wall Mounted Remote Controller (MHK1)
Description
5-2 and 5-1-1 schedules
Separate Heat/Cool schedules
Allows operation in AUTO with Scheduling setbacks
and dual setpoint
Simple temperature setting can be done up to 4 times
one day in the week. The time can be set by the 15minute interval.
Remote controller shall be programmable as either a
residential controller, which will offer residential
scheduling options only; or as a commercial controller,
which will offer commercial scheduling options only.
Optimal Start
Set occupied time and desired set temperature
Remote controller learns when to start warm up or
cool down so that space is at set temperature at start
of occupied time
Operating Conditions Display
Setpoint and room temperature. Default sensing is at
the remote controller. Installer setting to select at
return air sensor. Automatically switches to return air
sensor if communication to remote controller is lost
Outdoor temperature and humidity (Requires optional
air sensor MOS1)
Additional Functions
Hold Function
Temporary Schedule Override
Reset to factory default
Error
When an error is currently occurring on an air
conditioner unit, the afflicted unit and the error code
are displayed
Auto Lock Out Function
Setting/releasing of simplified locking for remote
control settings can be performed.
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Locking of all settings
Locking of ON/OFF setting
Locking of system setting (Heat, Cool, Off,
Auto, etc.)
Locking of fan setting
Locking of temperature setting
Locking of Clock/Day/Schedule
Two optional devices can be used with the MHK1 controller kit. These are, an
outdoor air sensor (MOS1), which allows the display of the outdoor temperature
and humidity, and a portable central controller (MCCH1), which can control up to
16 zones with On/Off, set temperature, heat/cool mode selection and auto-off
timer.
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b. Wired Remote Controller (PAR-21MAA)
The Wired Remote Controller PAR-21MAA shall require a MAC-397IF-E MA
Series Terminal Interface for communications. Interface will be mounted at the
indoor unit. A two (2) conductor, stranded, 22 AWG twisted pair, jacketed, cable
shall connect the MAC-397IF-E to the PAR-21MAA wall controller. Connection
shall not be polarity sensitive and controller wire shall not exceed thirty-three (33)
feet (10M) length.
The wired remote controller shall be approximately 5” x 5” in size and white in
color with a light-green LCD display. The PAR-21MAA shall support a selection
from multiple languages (Spanish, German, Japanese, Chinese, English, Russian,
Italian, or French) for display information. There shall be a built-in weekly timer
with up to 8 pattern settings per day. The controller shall consist of an On/Off
button, Increase/Decrease Set Temperature buttons, a Cool/Auto/Fan/Dry mode
selector, a Timer Menu button, a Timer On/Off button, Set Time buttons, a Fan
Speed selector, a Ventilation button, a Test Run button, and a Check Mode button.
The controller shall have a built-in temperature sensor. Temperature shall be
displayed in either Fahrenheit (°F) or Celsius (°C), and Temperature changes shall
be by increments of 1°F (0.5°C). The PAR-21MAA shall have the capability of
controlling up to a maximum of 16 systems, as a group with the same mode and
set-point for all, at a maximum developed control cable distance of 1,500 feet
(500 meters).
The basic functions are:
Wired Remote Controller (PAR-21MAA)
Item
Description
Number of Units Controllable 16 units as 1 group
ON/OFF
Run and stop operation
Operation Mode
Switches between Cool/Dry/Auto/Fan/Heat.
Temperature Setting
(Range and modes depend
on connected unit model)
Sets the setpoint temperature in the following range
Cool/Dry: 67°F-87°F
Heat: 63°F-83°F
Auto: 67°F-83°F
Fan Speed Setting
(Range and modes depend
on connected unit model)
Air Flow Direction Setting
(Air flow direction settings
depend on the unit model)
Weekly Scheduler
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Hi/Mid-2/Mid-1/Low/Auto
Air flow direction angles 100%-80%-60%-40%, Swing.
ON/OFF/Temperature setting can be done up to 8
times one day in the week. The time can be set by the
1-minute interval.
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Wired Remote Controller (PAR-21MAA)
Item
Description
Operating Conditions Display Setpoint and room temperature. Sensing can be done
at the remote controller or the indoor unit depending
on the indoor unit dipswitch setting
Liquid, discharge, indoor and outdoor pipe
temperatures
LEV opening pulses, sub cooling and discharge super
heat
Compressor Operating Conditions: Running current,
frequency, input voltage, On/Off status and operating
time
Error
When an error is currently occurring on an air
conditioner unit, the afflicted unit and the error code
are displayed
Ventilation Equipment
Up to 16 indoor units can be connected to an
interlocked system that has one LOSSNAY unit.
LOSSNAY items that can be set are “Hi”, “Low”, and
“Stop”. Ventilation mode switching is not available.
Auto Lock Out Function
Setting/releasing of simplified locking for remote
control buttons can be performed.
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Locking of all buttons
Locking of all buttons except ON/OFF button
4.03: Outdoor Units
General:
The MUZ Series outdoor units are specifically designed to work with the MSZ indoor
units. The outdoor units must have a thermally fused powder coated finish. The outdoor
unit shall be completely factory assembled, piped and wired. Each unit shall be run tested
at the factory.
A. Unit Cabinet:
1. The casing shall be fabricated of galvanized steel, bonderized, finished with an
electrostatically applied, thermally fused acrylic or polyester powder coating for
corrosion protection.
2. Cabinet mounting and construction shall be sufficient to withstand 155 MPH wind
speed conditions for use in Hurricane condition areas. Mounting, base support, and
other installation to meet Hurricane Code Conditions shall be by others.
B. Fan:
1. The unit shall be furnished with a direct drive propeller type fan.
2. The outdoor unit fan motor shall be a direct current (DC) motor and have
permanently lubricated bearings.
3. The fan motor shall be mounted for quiet operation.
4. The fan shall be provided with a raised guard to prevent contact with moving parts.
5. The outdoor unit shall have horizontal discharge airflow.
C. Coil:
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1. The outdoor unit coil shall be of nonferrous construction with lanced or corrugated
plate fins on copper tubing.
2. The coil shall be protected with an integral metal guard.
3. Refrigerant flow from the outdoor unit shall be regulated by means of an
electronically controlled, precision, linear expansion valve.
D. Compressor:
1. The compressor motor shall be direct current (DC).
2. The compressor shall be a Mitsubishi Electric high performance hermetic; inverter
driven, variable speed, dual rotary type.
3. The outdoor unit shall have an accumulator.
4. The compressor will be equipped with an internal thermal overload.
5. The outdoor unit must have the ability to operate over the full range with a
maximum height difference of 50 feet and have refrigerant tubing length of 100 feet
between indoor and outdoor units.
6. There shall be no need for line size changes, traps shall not be used, and no
additional refrigerant oil shall be required.
7. The compressor shall be mounted so as to avoid the transmission of vibration.
E. Electrical:
1. The unit electrical power shall be 208/230 volts, 1-phase, 60 hertz.
2. The unit shall be capable of satisfactory operation within voltage limits of 187 volts
to 253 volts.
3. The outdoor unit shall be controlled by the microprocessor located in the indoor
unit and outdoor unit.
4. The outdoor unit shall be equipped with Pulse Amplitude Modulation (PAM)
compressor motor control for maximum efficiency.
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