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ActiveAirCO2RegulatorSystem

Specifications:
Model: Watts: Volts: COSYS/COSYS20 14 120v 8 CO2controllers,monitors,andHydrofarmtimers

CordLength: Compatibility:

Parts:
Regulatorsystem(includesflowmeter,PSIgauge,andheavydutysolenoid) Dualoutlettimer(TM01015D) Flexiblefeedertube(3) x1ea. x1ea. x1ea. x1ea. x1ea. x6ea.

Flexibledistributiontube(15) PlasticT

Eyeletscrews

AssemblyInstructions:
1. RemovetheCO2regulatorsystemandalloftheincludedpartsfromtheboxand packaging. 2. Arrangetheeyeletscrewsinahaloformationintothewallorceilingabovethegarden. 3. Threadtheflexibledistributiontubingthroughtheheadsoftheeyeletscrewsand connecttheendstothearmsoftheplasticTclosesttowherethetankwillsit. 4. AttachtheregulatorsystemtothethreadedspoutonthedesignatedCO2tank.Todo so,usethethreadednutincludedonthesteelshaftgoingintothesilverbellofthePSI gauge.Ensuretheblackrubberoringsealissecurelyseatedintothegrooveofthesteel shaftbeforeattachingthesystemtothetank. 5. Handtightentheregulatornutontothetankspout. 6. PlugthepowercordofthesolenoidintotheappropriatetimerorCO2controllerdevice.

SettingtheFlowMeter:
Note:Thefollowingdirectionsaredesignedforgrowroomsthatincorporateanexhaust and/orintakeequipment. 1. ToproperlysettheflowmeterusetheHydrofarmCO2calculatoravailableat www.hydrofarm.com/co2calc.php.Ifinternetaccessisnotavailable,contactHydrofarm oryourretailerforassistance. 2. Pluginthelength,width,andheightoftheroomintothecalculatorandsetthe dispersionrateto15minutes. 3. Thegivenflowratesettingcanbesetusingtheadjustableknobonthefrontoftheflow meter.Plugthepowercordofthesolenoidintoalivepoweroutletandslowlyopenthe valveofthetankuntilitisfullyopen.AdjusttheflowmetertothedesiredCFHand unplugthesolenoid.

Operation:
1. Aftertheflowmetersettinghasbeendetermined,theONtimeoftheregulatorsystem shouldbesettorunfor30minutes.*Allintakeand/orexhaustequipmentshouldbe turnedoffandremainofffortheentiretyoftheCO2cycle,notjusttheoperatingtime oftheregulator.* 2. Whenthe30minuteoperationtimeoftheregulatorhasexpired,theroomatmosphere shouldbeintheapproximaterangeof1500PPM(partspermillion).Providean additional60minutesfromthispointfortheplantstoabsorbtheCO2thatwasjust introducedintotheroom.*Intake/exhaustequipmentshouldstillbeoff* 3. Aftertheallotted60minutesofsaturation/absorptiontimeforthegarden,theintake and/orexhaustequipmentcanbeturnedbackontopromotefreshaircirculationand reduceCO2backdowntonormallevels. 4. Maintainfreshairintakeand/orexhaustequipmentONforatleast1hourbefore startingtheCO2enrichmentcycleoveragain. 5. SettheincludedtimerforthedesiredamountofONcycles,syncittothecurrenttime, andplugitintothewall.PlugthesolenoidintothetimertobegintheCO2cycle operation. Note:SealedgrowroomswillobviouslynotdissipateCO2asfastasthosethatuse intakeand/orexhaustequipment.Iftheroomisconsideredsealed,waitapproximately3 to4hoursaftertheregulatorshutsoffbeforeturningitbackonagain.

SpecialNotesandInstructions:
CO2isonlybeneficialtoplantsduringactivelightcyclehours. Insteadofusingtheincludedhalosetup,asolidpieceofdistributionlinecanfeedinto thebackofanoscillatingfantoblowCO2directlyontotheplants. WhentheCO2regulatorbeginsthe30minuteONtime,theintakeand/orexhaust equipmentshouldremainofffor90minutes. CarbonfiltersusedasscrubberswillNOTabsorboraffectCO2levelsintheroom. ThePSIgaugeisfactorycalibratedandshouldread30PSI.Ifitdoesnotread30,usea crescentwrenchandscrewdrivertoadjustitupordownusingtheboltonthefrontof thesilverbell.

Warnings:
Avoiddirectcontactwithwaterand/orexcessiveheat.Failuretodosomaycause malfunctionorpossiblyelectricshock. Keepoutofreachofchildren. CO2levelsthatreachbeyond2000PPMcanbeconsidereddangerous.Takecautionto ensureCO2levelsdoNOTachievethisstate.

TheHydrofarmGuarantee
HydrofarmCO2systemsareguaranteedtotheoriginalownerfor3yearsfromthedateof purchase.Misuse,abuse,orfailuretofollowinstructionsarenotcovered.Ifyouhavea problem,recheckyoursystemandtimertoisolatetheproblem.Ifthisdoesntremedythe situation,contacttheoriginalplaceofpurchaseforawarrantyassessment.Unauthorized returnswillnotbeaccepted.Saveyourreceipt/invoiceacopyisrequiredforallwarranty work.