Aprilaire 8600 Thermostat User Manual

Outdoor & Remote temperature sensor Maximum distance: 300 feet
Room temperature measurement Display range: 32° to 99°F (0° to 40°C)
Outdoor temperature measurement Display range: -20° to 130°F (-30° to 55°C)
Setpoint temperature range
Heat: 40° to 90°F (4° to 32°C)
Cool: 50° to 99°F (10° to 37°C)
Operating voltage 24VAC (18 – 30VAC)
Maximum: 2.5A (total), 1.0A (single output)
Maximum surge current: 5A
Power supply
Dual power. Can be battery or 24VAC powered.
When both the sources are available, battery will be used as
back up power.
Battery power
Battery power: AA size alkaline battery x 2
Battery life: Approximately 1 year
Operating: 32° to 120°F (0° to 48.9°C)
Shipping: -30° to 150°F (-34.4° to 65.5°C)
Relative humidity Operating: 5% to 90% R.H. (non-condensing)
• Large touch screen with adjustable backlight –
constant backlight option available with 24VAC.
• Message center provides feedback and instructions.
• 7 day programmability or separately programmable
weekday/weekend schedules.
• Thermostat can be removed from the wall for easy
programming (batteries must be installed).
• Front battery door access for fast, easy replacement.
• Displays room temperature, temperature setting, and
optional outdoor temperature.
• Air filter, humidifier, dehumidifier, and HVAC service
• Programmable fan control with fan circulation mode.
• Easy to use temperature control can override program
schedule at any time.
• Progressive recovery ensures proper temperature at
the start of a program event.
• Built in compressor protection prevents damage to
your equipment.
• Dual power option (battery or 24VAC).
• System test mode.
P.O. Box 1467 • Madison, WI 53701-1467 • Phone: 800/334-6011 • Fax: 608/257-4357
61000729 10.10
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