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DS-8C - Remote sensor controller for commercial applications...

The DS-8C is designed for roof and gutter/snow melting applications. It senses both moisture & temperature conditions in gutters or down spouts.

The sealed low voltage, remote mount precipitation sensor can be mounted in a down spout, on the back of a gutter, under the drip edge, up to 10 ft. away, while keeping the main controller in a more convenient and protected location.

Features and benefits

Housed in a weatherproof enclosure

Senses both moisture and temperatures

Adjustable temperature trigger point

Expanded 30-90 minute and 2-6 hour delay off drying time

Super bright front panel power/ activation LED indicator

Remote control and monitor capabilities

Easy to install

Technical Data:

  • Power Control Voltage:100-277 Universal input
  • Max. Heating Load: 30A @277V
  • Max. Ambient Temperature: -40F to +185F
  • Enclosure Type: NEMA 3R
  • Mounting: Wall/pole mount, outdoors
  • Dimensions (HxWxD): 4.75" x 6.5" x 2.75" (121mm x 165mm x 70mm)
  • Trigger Temperature: 34°F to 44°F (1.1°C to 6.6°C), field selectable
  • Delay Timer: 30-90 minutes, field selectable


Type Name Language Valid for Updated Download File type
Data sheet DS-8C Controller Datasheet English Multiple 01 Aug, 2016 239.0 KB .pdf
Catalog Electric Heating Product Catalog English Multiple 14 Mar, 2019 2.6 MB .pdf
Brochure RX Roof and Gutter Deicing Brochure English Multiple 21 Aug, 2017 1.2 MB .pdf

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