[Coco] OT: Heat / A/C controller replacement
farna at amc-mag.com
Fri Jun 8 10:24:30 EDT 2012
Walk into Wal-Mart and pic up a cheap digital thermostat. Nothing much has changed with basic operation. Simple digital t-stats are made to replace the old round Rockwell and similar t-stats from the 70s, so unless you had some unique wiring it should work fine. You can get internet controlled wired and wireless t-stats, but they connect to the HVAC unit the same as the old ones do -- a four lead telephone wire.
Date: Thu, 7 Jun 2012 19:01:41 -0700
From: "Stephen H. Fischer"<SFischer1 at Mindspring.com>
Subject: Re: [Coco] OT: Heat / A/C controller replacement
My Heat / A/C was installed ~ 1971.
Today's Heat / A/C controllers likely have an wireless internet address.
I just am looking for ideas as to how a old heat / A/C controller could be
used like the one I built ~ 30+ years ago.
Links to the old controllers available today might be a starting point.
I fear walking into a hardware store would produce smart phones to control
Heat / A/C from Perth.
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