Hot Tub Electronic Controller
Modern hot tubs (or spas) come with electronic controllers. What exactly does the controller control? And what convenience features can we expect? We take a look at these topics in this article.
The spa controller typically controls the power supply to the following components of the hot tub:
The controller set might also include:
The controllers might also come with voltage configuration feature allowing you to set the voltage at 240V or 120V depending on the hot tub model you have. You can have the dealer configure it to the desired voltage.
If you shop around, you might find additional features, and might also find that some systems are easy to install while others might require extra effort. One supplier offers “smart” chords with lights that indicate whether power is flowing to the related component, thus making it easy to diagnose problems. Some of the controllers might also be designed with aesthetics in mind, in addition to convenience.
Take care to clarify how to configure and install the system on your spa if you plan to do the installation yourself.
Blog Article written by Hot Tub Help