AutomationDirect’s expanded Stratus line of enclosure air conditioners now includes 480V 2,000 to 8,000 BTU/H models: closed-loop cooling systems recommended for harsh environments, or when there are washdown requirements, heavy dust and debris, or airborne chemicals present.
By Gretchen Edelbrock, Products Editor
These air conditioners feature free-standing rigid chassis for easy installation and maintenance. Models for NEMA 12 and 4 rated enclosures are constructed of 16-gauge cold rolled steel; models for NEMA 4X rated enclosures are made of 16-gauge 304 stainless steel. All units contain an active condensate management system and protective-coated condenser coils.
Designed to fit enclosures as shallow as 12 in., each unit features a digital LED temperature controller with visible alarm and is pre-wired for external alarm monitoring. The highly energy-efficient compressors are charged with CFC-free refrigerant and equipped with anti short-cycle protection. UL and cUL listed. Replacement filters are also available for each of the three frame sizes.