Programmable Thermostat Wiring Diagrams | HVAC Control
- Tuesday, 23 April 2013 10:15
Programmable Thermostat Wiring Diagrams | 2 wires – 3 wires – 5 wires
Installing a programmable thermostat is not unlike installing any other thermostat for your HVAC system. The key is to get the right thermostat for your HVAC system. And to make sure it is wired properly. Many thermostat manufacturers provide detailed installation instructions with their thermostats to make sure you have all the information you need to install the thermostat properly. Sometimes the instructions that come with the new thermostat can be vague or even confusing and that is what we want to help you with here at High Performance HVAC. Please see our other articles for installing thermostats on our other pages to help you with your thermostat installation. Below are some good tips and detailed instructions on installing your new programmable thermostat. And don’t forget after the new tstat is installed you still have to program it.
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Air Conditioner Condenser Electrical Components – HVAC Cooling
- Wednesday, 27 March 2013 15:54
Air Conditioner Condenser Electrical Components
What you will learn from this article:
1) Brief description of air conditioner condenser electrical components
2) Code requirements for the condensing unit feeder circuit, fuse box, and wire running to the condenser
3) Wiring inside the condenser
4) Description of various electrical components inside the condenser
5) Lots of resource and related links to help you learn more
Air Conditioning and heating equipment uses high voltage. Caution is always advised when working around high voltage. When in doubt call a professional. Safety First!!
There are many electrical components inside an air conditioner unit. From relays to contactors to electric motors and wiring it has to work together and working properly for your air conditioner to run smoothly. It is almost like a ballet and the air conditioner sequence of operation follows a specific sequence to work properly For the purpose of brevity the focus of this article will be on the condenser and the electrical components in an air conditioner condenser. From the disconnect box on the wall next to the condenser all the way through the control panel and into the components we’ll cover all the various electrical components and how they work together to make your air conditioner work.
Related Link: Read more about condensing units (opens in a new window)
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