Category: wiring

Belimo Takes the Guesswork Out of Economizers

There is a great new product on the market from Belimo. The ZIP Economizer makes installing an economizer in a new or retrofit application very simple. “ZIP” stands for “ZIP code” – 5 little numbers that the installer keys in to automatically set up the ZIP Economizer for maximum energy savings in a given climate […]

12 Technical Rules of Thumb for Installing Zoning

1. In most cases, it will not be necessary to modify duct sizing when installing a zoning system. 2. It is a good practice to size the smallest zone to handle approximately 25% of the system CFM. 3. Never undersize the ductwork. 4. Upsizing registers in the smallest zone to the next larger size should […]

WR-400 Wireless Relay Kit

WR-400™ Wireless Relay Kit Not Enough Wires?   Here is the solution!   Whether you are upgrading a client with a new multi-stage condensing unit or heat pump, digital thermostat, or simply have a broken wire, the WR-400™ Wireless Relay Kit from Jackson Systems can save you time, labor, and money.  Not enough wires?  The WR-400™ […]

Troubleshooting Zone Control

By: Mike Holscher, Inside Sales Engineer at Jackson Systems, LLC Although forced air zone control systems vary from one manufacturer to another, the principle of zoning is basically the same. A residential or light commercial zone control system uses multiple thermostats and motorized or pneumatic zone dampers along with a logic panel to control the […]

Honeywell TrueSteam Remote Mounting Kit

With winter approaching contractors will be changing focus from dehumidification to humidification.  Honeywell’s TrueSteam humidifiers operate independently of the HVAC equipment and provides whole house humidification.  The TrueSteam comes in 3 different sizes with different humidification control for a total of 8 different part numbers to choose from.  These 8 distinct part numbers can each […]

Jackson Systems’ expands product line to include technology in gas detection

Jackson Systems has expanded their product line to include technology in gas detection.  Some of the more common air quality hazards that need monitoring include carbon dioxide (CO2), carbon monoxide (CO), NO2, O2, CL2, and refrigerants.  Whether you require a fully engineered gas detection network or a more modest detection solution, we can customize a […]

Introducting TrueSTEAM – the next generation of humidification systems from Honeywell

The world of heating and cooling equipment is vastly different today than it was even a few years ago, with the trend towards high-efficiency, variable speed, dual-fuel and heat pump systems.  Because of how these systems operate, yesterday’s humidifiers often fail to deliver the humidification that your homeowners desire.  You told us that you needed […]

Jackson Systems’ Warning Watchdog demo pieces now available

Jackson Systems now has Warning Watchdog demo pieces available for wholesalers to purchase.  The demo piece is a great way to help sell the Warning Watchog. Warning Watchdog is the condensing unit security system that offers complete protection. Theft of residential and commercial condensing units is on the rise. A hundred dollars worth of copper […]

Jackson Systems and Service Roundtable

One of the great organizations we work with here at Jackson Systems is the Service Roundtable (  We have been a vendor partner with them for several years now and truly enjoy our relationship with Matt Michel and his staff, along with the hundreds and hundreds of HVAC contractors that form this community. On the […]