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Intellidyne Guarantee

ECS and Intellidyne are so confident that the IntelliCon products offered will reduce your energy consumption by a minimum of 10% in the first year, or we will refund your entire purchase price if we are unable to attain these savings. Ask you sales rep for details.

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IntelliCon - CHW

boiler blueThe IntelliCon has been tested by leading energy companies and experts, including Keyspan, Con Ed Solutions, Brookhaven National Laboratory, ETL/Inchcape and others. IntelliCon is listed by Underwriters Laboratories as Energy Management Equipment.

IntelliCon®-CHW is a microprocessor-controlled fuel-saving device for commercial hot-water heating systems. IntelliCon-CHW reduces: fuel consumption, wear on parts, flue emissions, and electrical usage, when installed on any new or existing gas or oil burner.{mosimage}

A heating system must be able to provide acceptable comfort at the lowest anticipated outdoor temperature. In the U.S. and abroad, most commercial boilers have a heating capacity between 1.5 to 2 times larger than that needed to maintain the facility’s temperature on those extreme days. Due to this over- sizing of the boiler, the burner will cycle on and off continuously. Even on boilers with proportional controls, once the heating load goes below the burner’s low-fire point, the burner will cycle on and off to prevent overheating of the system water.

CHWIntelliCon®-CHW saves energy by adjusting the burner run pattern to match the system’s “heat load.” Its action is similar to the industry-accepted method of “outdoor-air temperature reset control,” but does not require an outdoor air temperature sensor or the need to profile the building in order to adjust the reset” controller properly. IntelliCon-CHW determines the “heat load” by using an easily installed strap-on temperature sensor that monitors the boiler’s out-flow water temperature and the rate that this temperature is changing. Using our patented technology, IntelliCon-CHW increases “system efficiency” thus the heating system uses less fuel to generate the same amount of heat. This is done by dynamically changing the aquastat’s effective dead-band based upon the measured “heating load.” This causes the average water temperature to be varied (depending upon the measured load), and is accomplished by extending the burner’s “off-time.” Extending the “off-time” also results in longer burns that are more efficient and a reduction in burner on/off cycling. Just as computer control has increased the gas mileage of automobiles: IntelliCon-CHW improves the fuel utilization of heating systems, by supplementing the antiquated on/off control action of the aquastat with the analysis and control capabilities of a computer.

For a non-technical explanation of how the IntelliCon achieves the savings please click here.

Facility engineers will appreciate the illuminated LCD readout, which displays useful information relative to the unit’s status, system temperatures, and burner run-time, all of which are useful for system maintenance. IntelliCon-CHW typically reduces fuel consumption 10% to 20% and decreases burner cycling 30% or more.

FEATURES

  • Patented process reduces fuel consumption – typically 10% to 30%
  • Short payback period – typically 4 to 18 months
  • UL listed (pending), “Energy Management Equipment”
  • Increased savings without replacing or upgrading costly system components
  • “State-of-the-art” microcomputer controller
  • Illuminated LCD display shows operating modes, diagnostics, system temperatures
  • Fail-safe operation
  • No programming or follow-up visits required
  • Maximum efficiency year-round
  • Reduces maintenance and extends boiler life
  • Guaranteed to reduce fuel consumption
  • 15-year replacement warranty for breakdowns or defects


The IntelliCon-CHW small 7 1/2”H x 9 1/2”W x 4”D size allows it to be installed almost anywhere.