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F262 Series Airflow Switch Installation Guide

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F262 Airflow Switch
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Installation Guide
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Table 1. F262 Series Airflow Switch electrical ratings
Volts 50/60 Hz UL 60730/UL 1059 EN 60730
24 120 208 240 24 230
Horsepower 1 1 1
Full load amperes 16 10 10 8
Locked rotor amperes 96 60 60 48
Resistive amperes 16 16 10 10 16 16
Pilot duty VA 125 720 720 720 77 720
Table 2. UL conformity declaration information
Information Description
Purpose of control F262 Airflow Switch
Construction of control Electronic independently mounted control
Number of cycles 100,000 cycles
Method of mounting control Mounting to sensed media vessel and orientation
Type 1 or Type 2 action Type 1.C (Micro-interruption)
External pollution situation Pollution degree 4
Internal pollution situation Pollution degree 2
Rated impulse voltage 4,000 VAC
Ball pressure temperature

Enclosure: 266°F (130°C )

Switch component: 252°F (122°C)

Control adjustment instruction -
Field wiring rating Wire/cord temperature ratings:
  • 140°F (60°C) only permitted when ambient air and media are less than 113°F (45°C)

  • 167°F (75°C) only permitted when ambient air and media are less than 140°F (60°C)

  • 194°F (90°C) only permitted when ambient air is less than 140°F (60°C) and media is less than 167°F (75°C)

  • 302°F (150°C) permitted when ambient air is less than 140°F (60°C) and media is less than 176°F (80°C)

Table 3. F262 Airflow Switch technical specifications
Specification Description
Switch SPDT

UL: Type 3R

CE: IP43

Wiring connections Three color-coded screw terminals and one ground terminal
Conduit connection One 7/8 in. (22 mm) hole for 1/2 in. trade size (or PG16) conduit
Paddle material 0.006 in. (0.15 mm) stainless spring steel
Maximum air velocity 2,000 fpm (10.16 m/sec)
Maximum duct air temperature 176°F (80°C)
Ambient conditions 32°F to 131°F (0°C to 55°C)

North America: cULus Listed; UL 60730, File E6688; FCC Compliant to CFR47, Part 15, Subpart B, Class B

Plenum rated; UL 2043, suitable for use in other environmental spaces, plenums, in accordance with section 300.22.(c) of the National Electrical Code

Industry Canada (IC) Compliant to Canadian ICES-003, Class B limits

Europe: CE Mark – Johnson Controls declares that this product is in compliance with the essential requirements and other relevant provisions of the EMC Directive and the Low Voltage Directive.
  Australia/New Zealand: Mark: RCM Compliant

The performance specifications are nominal and conform to acceptable industry standards. For application at conditions beyond these specifications, consult Johnson Controls or PENN Refrigeration Application Engineering at 1-800-275-5676. Johnson Controls shall not be liable for damages resulting from misapplication or misuse of its products.