The RX1200 controller is designed to use in conjunction with Danfoss
roof and gutter de-icing cable for roof, gutter and snow melting
applications. The RX1200 sense both moisture and temperature conditions
in the gutter or downspouts and turns the roof de-icing cable on and off
based upon these readings.
By combining the moisture and temperature readings, the controller is
able to save up to 75% on energy consumption compared to a controller
which only measure temperature. Danfoss RX products – cables and
controls are designed to produce an effective and constant solution to
protect your roof from ice dam or related hazards. The quality
engineered RX heating cables provide a safe, flexible and economical
solution of you snow and ice protection needs.
The RX1200 is rated at a maximum of 10.2 Amps at 120 Volts, which means
the maximum cable wattage the can be connected to the controller is
1225 Watts. Only one roof and gutter
de-icing cable can be connected to the RX1200 by a grounded plug.