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Outdoor, Air-Cooled Liquid Chiller
with R-134a Refrigerant

80 to 500 Nominal Tons
30XA AquaForce Air Cooled Chiler

AquaForce 30XA chillers were designed from the ground up to meet the efficiency demands of today and the future by providing premium air-cooled chiller packages for contractors, consulting engineers and building owners. Value-added features include rotary screw compression, R-134a HFC refrigerant, a quiet AeroAcoustic™ fan system, easy to use ComfortLink™ controls, microchannel condenser coil technology, and an optional integrated hydronic pump package with or without VFD.
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Performance Features
  • Full-load EER values up to 10.9
  • IPLV values up to 15.4
  • ASHRAE 90.1 compliant
  • AHRI certified
  • Easy to use controls
  • Low sound levels
  • AeroAcoustic fan system
  • Operation from -20 F to 125 F ambient conditions
  • High-efficiency screw compressors
  • Novation® microchannel heat exchanger (MCHX) condenser coils
  • E-coated Novation microchannel heat exchanger (MCHX) condenser coils (factory-installed option)
  • Hydronic pump package, available with or without VFD on sizes 090-160 (factory-installed option)
  • Energy Management Module minimizes chiller energy consumption (factory-installed option or field-installed accessory)
  • Non-fused disconnect switch (factory-installed option)
  • Minimum load control (factory-installed option, field-installed accessory)
  • Low ambient head pressure control (factory-installed option or field-installed accessory)
  • Wye-delta starter available (factory-installed option)
  • ComfortLink™ controls with Touch Pilot™ or Navigator™ display
  • BACnet* Communication (factory-installed option) or BACnet and LON translator control (factory-installed option or field-installed accessory)
  • EXV (Electronic Expansion Valve)
  • DX Cooler (factory-installed option)
Reliability Features
  • ASME constructed evaporators
  • ETL (and ETL Canada) listed
  • Manufacturing facility registered to ISO 9001 manufacturing quality standard
  • Minimum of 2 independent refrigerant circuits
  • Factory full-load run tested
  • Heavy-gage galvanized steel frame
  • Security grilles (factory-installed option or field-installed accessory)
  • Hail guards/Privacy screen choices (factory-installed option or field-installed accessory)
  • Low ambient head pressure control (factory-installed option or field-installed accessory)
  • E-coated MCHX coil protection (factory-installed option)
  • Redundant pump with VFD-compatible motor available with hydronic pump package (sizes 090-160; factory-installed option)
  • Coil corrosion coatings available on all coil types (factory-installed option)
  • High short circuit current rating (factory-installed option)
  • EXV (Electronic Expansion Valve)
Maintenance Features
  • Over 15 diagnostic functions
  • Permanently lubricated fan motor bearings
  • Compressor suction service valves (factory-installed option)
  • Microchannel condenser coils with inherent corrosion resistance and offering simplified cleaning (factory-installed option)
  • Unit-mounted, non-fused disconnect (factory-installed option)
  • Remote service port for easier machine diagnostics (factory-installed option or field-installed accessory)
Installation Features
  • Factory charged with R-134a refrigerant
  • All-in-one package
  • Integrated hydronic pump package with or without VFD (sizes 090-160; factory-installed option)
  • GFI (ground fault interrupter) convenience outlet (factory-installed option or field-installed accessory)
  • Remote cooler kit (field-installed accessory)
  • Single or dual-point electrical connections available (factory-installed option)
  • Control transformer (factory-installed option)
  • Structurally robust base
  • Circuit setter provided with optional pump package (factory-installed option)
Standard Warranty
  • One year from start-up or 18 months from shipment limited warranty
  • 3-year coil parts warranty on Novation microchannel heat exchanger
  • Extended warranty packages available
Factory-Installed Options
Service optionCondenser coil trim panelsFull end screen
Hydronic pump package with or without VFD (sizes 090-160)
Condenser coil options:
  • Copper fins:
    • Non-coated
    • E-coated
  • Aluminum fins:
    • Non-coated
    • Pre-coated
    • E-coated
  • Microchannel heat exchanger
    • Non-coated
    • E-coated
Non-fused disconnect
Security grilles
Energy Management Module
Compressor sound reduction enclosures
Compressor suction service valve
Condenser coil upper hail guards
BACnet™ communication
BACnet™ translator control
LON (local operating network) translator control
Low ambient temperature head pressure control
Single or dual-point electrical connection
High ambient temperature option
Touch Pilot™ display
Navigator™ display
DX cooler
Minus-one-pass cooler (flooded cooler only)
Plus-one-pass cooler (flooded cooler only)
Control transformer
Wye-delta compressor start
Suction line insulation
High short circuit current rating (factory-installed option)
Minimum load control
Field-Installed Accessories
Minimum load control
Security grilles
Condenser coil full hail guards
Navigator™ display
Remote enhanced display
Chillervisor System Manager III multi-unit control
GFI convenience outlet
Energy Management Module
Touch Pilot™ display
LON (local operating network) translator control
BACnet™ translator control
Remote service port
Remote cooler
Condenser coil trim panels
Low ambient temperature head pressure control
External pump control
Dual-chiller accessory kit
AHRI standard 550/590 air-cooled chillersCanada, us etlasme
ISO 9001
*Sponsored by ASHRAE.

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