Single Pole (One location) or 3-Way (Multi-location) Quiet Fan Speed Control Cat. No. VRFØ1-1L, 1.5A 120VAC, 60Hz Installation Instructions WARNINGS AND CAUTIONS: DI-000-VRF01-02AWARNINGS AND CAUTIONS: • Vizia RF +™ fan speed controls are not compatible with standard 3-way or 4-way switches.• To be installed and/or used in accordance with appropriate electrical codes and regulations. They must be used with compatible Vizia +TM or Vizia RF +™ remotes for multi-location control.• If you are unsure about any part of these instructions, consult a qualified electrician. • Use only one (1) Vizia RF +™ fan speed control in a multi-location circuit with up to 9 coordinating remotes (without LEDs)• To avoid overheating and possible damage to this device and other equipment, do not install to control a receptacle, fluorescent lighting, a motor or a or up to 4 matching remotes (with LEDs). The remote(s) will turn the fan on at the speed selected at the control. transformer-operated appliance other than appropriate ceiling fans. • Recommended minimum wall box depth is 2-1/2".• To reduce risk of fire or electrical shock, this control is to be used with ceiling fans that are rated 120VAC, total load 1.5 amperes maximum. • Maximum wire length from dimmer to all installed remotes cannot exceed 300 ft (90 m).• For use on ceiling paddle fans with split-capacitor or shaded pole motors only. Please refer to manufacturer’s instructions or rating label on the motor to • Disconnect power at circuit breaker or fuse when servicing, installing or removing fixture. confirm type. Use with any other types of motors or equipment may cause overheating and/or damage to the motors or equipment. • Use this device only with copper or copper clad wire. With aluminum wire use only devices marked CO/ALR or CU/AL. INTRODUCTION MAXIMUM LOAD PER FAN SPEED CONTROL FOR MULTI-DEVICE APPLICATION For non-standard wiring applications, refer Step 4b 3-Way Wiring with Coordinating Remote to Wire Nut and Connector Size Chart (no LEDs) Application: Cat. No. Single Two Devices More than 2 Devices Leviton’s Vizia RF + components are designed to communicate with each other via TM Radio Frequency (RF) to provide remote control of your lighting. Using RF technology VRFØ1 1.5A 1.5A 1.5A WIRE CONNECTOR / # OF COND. COMBINATION CHART Coordinating Remote Fan Speed Control allows Leviton to provide the greatest signal integrity possible. Each module in 1 - #12 w/ 1 to 3 #14, #16 or #18 Leviton’s Vizia RF +TM component line is a Z-Wave® enabled device. In a Z-Wave® INSTALLING YOUR FAN SPEED CONTROL 2 - #12 w/ 1 or 2 #16 or #18 Black 1 network, each device is designed to act as a router. These routers will re-transmit 1 - #14 w/ 1 to 4 #16 or #18 BK the RF signal from one device to another until the intended device is reached. This 2 - #14 w/ 1 to 3 #16 or #18 Red 4 ensures that the signal is received by its intended device by routing the signal around NOTE: Use check boxes when Steps are completed. 1 2 2 obstacles and radio dead spots. The Scene Capable Quiet Fan Speed Control is White Step 1 WARNING: TO 3 compatible with any Z-Wave® enabled network, regardless of the manufacturer and • For Single-Pole Application, go to Step 4a. 4 can also be used with other devices displaying the Z-Wave® logo. AVOID FIRE SHOCK YL/RD RD 5 Green 3 OR DEATH; TURN • For 3-Way Coordinating Remote (no LEDs) Application, go to Step 4b. CAUTION: Remember to exercise good common sense when using the Timer OFF POWER at circuit • For 3-Way Matching Remote (with LEDs) Application, go to Step 4c. features of your remote, especially when scheduling unattended devices. There can breaker or fuse and Yellow/Red 5 be some unexpected consequences if not used with care. For example, an empty test that power is off Step 4a Single Pole Wiring Application: coffee pot can be remotely turned on. If that should happen, your coffee pot could before wiring! be damaged from overheating. If an electric heater is turned on by remote control Coordinating Remote (no LEDs) Fan Speed Control while clothing is draped over it, a fire could result. DO NOT USE the remote for the control of high power heating appliances such as portable heaters. This device will Step 2 Identifying your wiring application Black 1 WH BK White Black Hot (Black) not control lighting that is used with electronic low-voltage and high frequency power (most common): (unused) Green Green supply transformers, nor high pressure discharge lamps (HID lighting). This includes NOTE: If the wiring in your wall box does not resemble any of Black Ground Ground mercury-vapor, sodium vapor and metal halide lamps. these configurations, consult a qualified electrician. RD YL/RD Red Yellow/Red red 4 (unused) Line 2 FEATURES Single-Pole 3-Way Fan 120VAC, 60Hz White • ON/OFF LED and Fan Speed level LED 1. Line (Hot) 1. Line or Load • This is a Z-Wave® controller 2. Neutral (See important White • Scene capable • Ease of installation – No new wiring 3. Ground instruction Green • Two way communication • Compatible with other Z-Wave® enabled 2 4. Load 1 2 below) Insulating Label: Neutral (White) 1 This wire is used in 3-way • RF reliability devices 2. Neutral 3 installations only. For single WIRING FAN SPEED CONTROL: 3 3. Ground pole installations, do not Connect wires per WIRING DIAGRAM as follows: Tools needed to install your Fan Speed Control 3 4 4. First Traveler Yellow/red remove this insulating label. NOTE: When using the coordinating remote without LEDs, the fan speed 4 5 – note color control can be installed on either the Line or Load side of the 3-way circuit. Slotted/Phillips Screwdriver Electrical Tape Pliers 5. Second Traveler Pencil Cutters Ruler Fan Speed Control NOTE: Maximum wire length from fan speed control to all installed remotes – note color cannot exceed 300 ft (90 m). Changing the color of your device: Black Hot (Black) • Green or bare copper wire in wall box to Green lead. White Your device may include color options. To change color of the face, • Line Hot (common) wall box wire identified (tagged) when removing old proceed as follows: Green Ground switch to Black lead. IMPORTANT : For 3-Way applications, note that one of the screw • First Traveler wall box wire to Red lead (note wire color). terminals from the old switch being removed will usually be a different Red Yellow/ Push in side at Black Insulating Line • Remove Red insulating label from Yellow/Red lead. Red tab to release color (Black) or labeled Common. Tag that wire with electrical tape and Label 120VAC, 60Hz • Second Traveler wall box wire to Yellow/Red lead (note wire color). This identify as the common (Line or Load) in both the fan speed control wall Fan traveler from the fan speed control must go to the terminal screw on the box and remote wall box. remote marked "YL/RD". White Line up tabs and • Line Neutral wall box wire to White lead. press in sides one Step 3 Preparing and connecting wires: Neutral (White) WIRING coordinating remote: at a time to attach Pull off pre-cut insulation from fan speed control leads. Make WIRING FAN SPEED CONTROL: Connect wires per WIRING DIAGRAM as follows: Installing Fan Control by itself or with other devices sure that the ends of the wires from the wall box are straight NOTE: "BK" and "RD" terminals on coordinating remote are unused. Tighten both Connect wires per WIRING DIAGRAM as follows: (cut if necessary). Remove insulation from each wire in the screws. • Green or bare copper wire in wall box to Green lead. If installing fan speed control in a single device wall box as shown: • Line Hot wall box wire to Black lead. NOTE: Maximum wire length from fan speed control to last remote is 300 ft (90 m). application, proceed with the INSTALLING • Load wall box wire to Red lead. • Green or bare copper wire in wall box to Green terminal screw. YOUR FAN SPEED CONTROL section. If Strip Gage • Line Neutral wall box wire to White lead. • Load wall box wire identified (tagged) when removing old switch to First installing fan speed control in a multi-device (measure bare wire 5/8” • Yellow/Red wire should have Red insulation label affixed. Traveler (note color as above). application, proceed as follows: here or use gage on (1.6 cm) NOTE: If insulating label is not affixed to Yellow/Red lead, use • Second Traveler wall box wire (note color as above) to terminal screw marked back of the dimmer) electrical tape to cover. "YL/RD". This traveler from the remote must go to the Yellow/Red fan speed MULTI-DEVICE APPLICATION cut control lead. (if necessary) • Proceed to Step 5. In multi-fan speed control installations, there • Remove White insulating label from terminal screw marked "WH". is no derating necessary. Refer to the chart for • Line Neutral wall box wire to terminal screw marked "WH". maximum load per fan speed control. • Proceed to Step 5.