Appliance controls

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100 % tested and programmed according to your precise specifications

Whatever you are looking for in appliance controls you will find it in the wide range of temperature control products delivered by Danfoss. The comprehensive product range includes among others CFC-free electromechanical thermostats for refrigerators and freezers, produced to precise customer specifications, as well as service thermostats for all refrigeration and freezing applications.

All Danfoss appliance controls are certified according to ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 for high quality and environmental protection.

The key advantage of the electromechanical thermostats is the simple functionality that allows high reliability, freedom in design and quick service. So far more than 342 million of the versatile Danfoss thermostats have been installed worldwide to prove our leading position and reliable solutions.

If we haven’t got what you need, we will make it for you – that is our philosophy. We are renowned in the industry for our constant innovation and refusal to compromise. We work hand-in-hand with our customers from the first idea to the final product to discover the highest performing cooling solutions for the specific application.

Appliance controls from Danfoss are 100% tested and programmed according to your precise specifications. They are supplied with a range of safety features of choice including for instance control of compressor and defrost settings.

At Danfoss we are always at your service and we guarantee you competent consultation and servicing before, during and after purchase.

Features and benefits

The highest quality solution possible

Stand-alone and customer specific solutions

Long life time

Lowest ppm-rate

CPK value

Precise operation

Easy installation and maintenance

Stand-by 24 hours 7 days a week

Enhancement of the profile of your company


Type Name Language Valid for Updated Download File type
Notification Danfoss Service Thermostats English Multiple 20 Nov, 2019 1.4 MB .pdf
Brochure Danfoss Universal Thermostat brochure English Multiple 25 Jan, 2017 150.1 KB .pdf
Brochure Electromechanical cold controlsfor refrigerators and freezers English Multiple 27 Nov, 2019 2.8 MB .pdf
Notification Identification markings on thermostats 077B English Multiple 25 Mar, 2019 241.1 KB .pdf
Catalog Quick Select Guide 2020 English Multiple 08 Apr, 2020 12.6 MB .pdf
Installation guide Service thermostats Europe English Multiple 27 Oct, 2016 1.8 MB .pdf
Installation guide Service thermostats US English United States 02 Dec, 2016 1.0 MB .pdf

Product range

  • A photo of the Danfoss appliance control type AP standard thermostats
    Standard thermostats

    In producing the world’s first regulating thermostats Danfoss invented a ground-breaking technology that enabled automatic starting and stopping of the compressor when the temperature in the refrigerator or freezer moved above or below a certain point.

  • A photo of the Danfoss appliance control type AP standard thermostats
    Service thermostats

    Service thermostats have a wider regulating range than standard thermostats. They enable servicing on all refrigerating and freezing applications, independent of the make of the thermostat.


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The truth is Cool(selector®2)

Coolselector®2 features unbiased calculations for the selection of refrigeration and air conditioning components based on the user’s requirements or based on standard operating conditions.