EMERSON ELECTRIC CO.
9797 REAVIS RD., ST. LOUIS, MO. 63123
(314) 577-1300, Fax (314) 577-1517
9999 HWY. 48, MARKHAM, ONT. L3P 3J3
(905) 475-4653, FAX (905) 475-4625
Printed in U.S.A.
PART NO. 37-5427C
INSTALLA TION INSTRUCTIONS
FAILURE TO READ AND FOLLOW ALL INSTRUCTIONS CAREFULLY BEFORE
INSTALLING OR OPERATING THIS CONTROL COULD CAUSE PERSONAL
INJURY AND/OR PROPERTY DAMAGE.
Operator: Save these instructions for future use!
The Type 1A65/1A65W Electric Heat Thermostat is de-
signed for use on all types of electrical heating installa-
tions such as cable heat, baseboards, wall insert heaters,
etc. Its narrow operating differential and the ability of its
fully exposed knob to sense both radiant heat and room
air temperature make this control ideal for use on such
Dial Setting: Knob may be set anywhere between 40°
and 85°F by simply turning knob so that indicator on knob
points to the desired setting.
This control is a precision instrument, and should be
handled carefully. Rough handling or distorting compo-
nents could cause the control to malfunction. Take care
not to push or damage the knob sensing element
To prevent electrical shock and/or equipment
damage, disconnect electric power to system, at
main fuse or circuit breaker box, until installation
All wiring must conform to local and national electrical
codes and ordinances.
Do not use on circuits exceeding specified volt-
ages. Higher voltages will damage control and
could cause shock or fire hazard.
Do not use on inductive loads. Inductive (motor)
loads will damage control and could cause shock
or fire hazard.
Switch Rating: Non-Inductive
22A (2500W) 120 VAC
22A (5000W) 240 VAC
18A (5000W) 277 VAC
Temperature Range: 40° to 85°F
Switch Action: Open on rise
Contact Structure: SPST
If the heating equipment manufacturer has made provi-
sions or recommendations for the location of this control,
then follow those instructions. If not, the following sugges-
tions should be observed.
1. The control should be mounted in the wall, approxi-
mately five feet from the floor, as near as possible to
the centre of the controlled area.
2. It should be mounted on a partitioning wall, not on an
3. It should be mounted as far as possible from undesir-
able sources of heat and cold such as:
a. Windows and doors
b. Direct rays from sun
c. Hot water or cold water pipes
d. Adjoining outside walls