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Old 05-26-2010, 08:52 PM   #1
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I just installed a Ranco to a working chest freezer, and it seems it is not doing its thing...

I need to play around a bit more, like using a lamp to see if I have power on close position.

EDIT: loose wiring on the load side of the hook up, works fine now!

Curious about the best way to set differential value vs freezer on-off operation though...


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Old 05-26-2010, 10:01 PM   #2
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SR, huh? Doesn't get mentioned in the manual...

http://www.etcsupply.com/manuals/ran...94fbc23a121225


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Old 05-26-2010, 10:19 PM   #3
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Correction: it reads S1, which means the controller is energized, per manual.

Maybe I should set it to H (heating application) instead of the "C" (cooling) setting?
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Old 05-27-2010, 04:26 PM   #4
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For cooling I set mine to the C1. I set the temperature to 61* and the differential temperature to 2 degrees. That means it turns on when the temperature hits 63* and turns off when it gets back down to 61*.

 
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