Low Voltage Condensate Overflow Shut-off Switch
US PATENT NO.: 6,698,215
The Safe-T-Switch® Model SS3 detects rising water in A/C condensate drain pans and interrupts the thermostat circuit to shut off the unit before overflows and flooding occur. The Model SS3 is designed to install in auxiliary (safety) drain pans. The included stainless steel clip snaps easily in place on most pan rims and holds firmly. Compact footprint fits well in tight spaces. Approved for use as a substitute for auxilliary condensate drains in jurisdictions where the International Mechanical Code applies.
Safe-T-Switch® Model SS3 incorporates sealed, waterproof reed/magnet float switch technology for long term, reliable performance with no exposed electrical contacts to corrode, short out or fall off. Included sealed and pre-wired 6-Foot, 18-guage lead cables require one electrical connection during installation.
SPECIFICATIONS: 24 Volts A/C, 1.25 Amp GP Switching Current (Tested to UL 508 and Listed by UL® at 6000 Cycles – Inductive Load). Reed Component Device is Separately UL® Recognized at 2.5 Amps Max. Carry Current.
MINIMUM PAN DEPTH: 1-3/8 INCH
DIMENSIONS: Length (Overall – from bottom of stem to top of threads): 2-1/8-inch; Float Diameter: 1-inch; Float Height: 5/8-inch; Width (from verticle leg of pan clip to outside of float): 1-9/16-inch; Float Travel Distance (Max – distance required to close switch is slightly less): 1/4-inch. Minimum pan depth is 1-3/8-inch.
Package Includes Pre-wired 6-Foot, 18 Gauge Lead Wires, Stainless Steel Clip/Brackett, Retaining Nut and 1/4-inch Hex Self Drilling Sheet Metal Screw.