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Delay timer for motor or pump/ 120Volt to 240Volt

Motor delay timer
For 120-240V cut blue jumper wire located on front of timer between terminals
Adjustments less than 30 seconds might not be possible
2" x 2" size
Start motor or pump with delay 1.8 second to 10 minute
Time delay begins when power is applied to input. After delay, load turns ON and stays ON until power is turned OFF.

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ICM 102 / 18-240VAC 1.5 amp load Amazon
Packard 102

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Packard contactor with 24Volt coil
120Volt coil
240Volt coil

Resource:
ICM 102 delay ON timer manual .pdf
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Terminals
Fuseholders
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2 motor delay timer
For 120-240V cut blue jumper wire located on front of timer between terminals
Adjustments less than 30 seconds might not be possible
Turn on 2nd motor after another motor starts
Turn on pump after another pump starts
Turn on 1 motor before another motor
120Volt or 240Volt

In-line fuse protects on-delay timer

Load 1 Turns ON when switch or timer turns ON.
Load 2 turns ON after delay

Reason for this system might be to reduct initial load on circuit so motors do not pull starting amps at same time.
Another reason is that one pump feeds water to second pump. Second pump should not start until water arrives from first pump.
Elko delay timerElko delay timer/ Multifunction
On-delay, off-delay, repeat cycle, delay on break, pulse generator, latching, single shot
Input voltage 12V - 240 volt (50-60 Hz)
Indicator lights
.1 seconds to 10 days

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Migro delay timer
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CRM-93H   10-function
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CRM-82 two-function
AH3 off delay timer
ST01 delay timer
ON Delay
Illustration shows ON delay wiring.
On delay means the load turns ON after delay period expires. Load remains ON until power is off.
Example uses ST01 timer as switch. (Or use Ei600... same timer except 5-year warranty)

ST01 Timer can be set for dusk-dawn. Automatically turns lights ON at night, and off at dusk.
ST01 Timer automatically adjusts for seasonal changes.
ST01 Timer can be adjusted 20 minutes longer or shorter than actual dusk-dawn

However some folks want longer delay before lights turn ON at night
How it works:
ST01 Timer turns ON. AH3 timer receives power. Time delay countdown begins.
After delay period expires, light turns ON, and remains ON until ST01 timer turns OFF
Cycle repeats next time the ST01 timer turns ON.
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AH3 timers
Intermatic ST01 timer
Ei600 timer
CR2 replacement battery

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More wiring diagrams/ How to wire AH3
Twin timer

One-shot timer

Precise digital control
Set mode for one-shot
For on delay: Apply power to terminals 9-10, and normally closed terminal 6 remains OFF until time expires. and then terminal 6 turns ON until power is cut.
For off delay: Apply power, and normally open terminals turn ON for set time, and then remain off until power is cut and applied again.
This can be operated with a Normally closed push button that applies continuous power to the timer mechanism. When the push button is pushed, it starts the delay time circuit for the set duration of time.
Time durations: .01 seconds to 99hour99 minutes (4.16 days)
Repeasts each time power is applied again.

1/2 Hp @ 120 Volt
3/4 Hp @ 240 V
100-240 volt AC/DC input terminals are separate from output terminals
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B3S one-shot timer
Resource
B3S timer manual
Options for Motor driven countdown timer

Add smaller wire to larger wire

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WeMo switch wiring
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How to wire WeMo switch
WeMo allows programming via smart phone
Do not use stranded wire under screw plates
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Contactor with 120 volt coil
6x6x4 Box to install contactor

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Skylink remote control countdown timer
Skylink wireless countdown
Skylink wireless programmable or countdown
Countdown is same as off-delay: load turns ON immediately and turns OFF after delay period ends.
Estimate 1/3 Hp
Grundfos pump is 1/25 Hp
120V 60 Hz/ 10 watt minimum/ 1500 watt
Operate as ON-OFF or Countdown device/ Up to 500 feet
15 minute - 60 minute countdown
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Wireless wall mount transmitter TB-318
Wireless countdown receiver PA-318
Transmitter and receiver
Resource:
PA-318 manual

ST01C timer controls 120Volt delay-off-timer
Activate off-delay timer using push button -or- using ST10 timer
Push button, or ST01, activates delay timer.
Push button gives momentary on-off to activate delay timer
When ST01 turns ON and then OFF, then delay timer activates
Delay timer turns Load ON
Delay timer begins countdown.
When countdown expires, delay timer turns Load Off
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6A855 Solid State timer
11-pin plug-in base
Contactor with 120volt coil
ST01 battery-operated timer
Resource:
6A855 Manual
More off-delay timers
off-delay timer for recirculation system Operate recirculation system remotely from 1-2-3+ different locations
How it works:
Do NOT connect voltage to bell wire going to push buttons
Buy delay timer and base
Connect 120volt Hot and Neutral wires to base as illustrated.
Buy thermostat or bell wire and connect to push buttons as shown
The push buttons receive no voltage or power... do not connect to power source.
Plug timer into base. Choose delay time from .05 seconds to 999 seconds
Push doorbell button. Activates timer.
Timer turns ON and begins countdown.
Pump turns ON and runs until countdown stops. Countdown is off-delay.
When countdown expires, timer turns OFF, pump turns OFF.
Delay timer rated 1/3 Hp.... recirculation pump rated 1/25 Hp

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Control motor with 2 switches
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Control motor with 2 switches
Same wiring diagram applies to single-pole switch
Contactor with 240Volt coil

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240Volt coil

Start winding pulls more amps than switch can safely handle.
Over time, the switch will fail.
Contactors are rated for heavy amp loads, with expected life of millions of operations
Wire contactor use miniature relay instead of contactor. The wiring is not illustrated, so let me know if you want specific illustration.
Resource:
Zetter-relay-wiring.jpg

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Packard contactor with 24Volt coil
120Volt coil
240Volt coil
      Terminal kit     Terminals:
Crimp terminals onto stranded wire
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Raco 6x6x4 metal pull box with cover and knock-outs
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WeMo switch WeMo Module
Control water heater with WeMo
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Rated 1 million operations
Inrush 27 watts, 7 watt operation
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Multimeter
Test for breaks in wire/ Test for voltage
Most appliance require 80% rated voltage to function correctly
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Never stand on wet surface when working on electric.
Never stand on bare soil, put down dry boards.
Tape tester leads to wood sticks to keep hands away from power.
Use non-contact voltage tester before touching wires.
Never touch or lean into any made of metal.
Remove metal objects from pockets.
Do not use oxygen or fuel accelerants in same room as electrical repairs

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Non-contact voltage tester
Test for power without touching connectors
NEVER assume power is OFF
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