E Class
Hard Starts
Coupling state of the art
electronic potential relay technology and a safety timing circuit, the Elite ‘E’ Class Hard Start series provide the most reliability of any Hard Start devices.

 

Benefits
• Electronic Potential Relay Technology
• Backup electronic timing circuit to protect the compressor
• Voltage sensing
• Instant re-start
• Easy 2-wire connection

Applications
For use on any single phase air conditioning and
refrigeration unit. See specifications below for voltage ranges and recommended equipment sizes.

 

5 Elite Versions
Providing a solution for any HVAC/R application

• SPP4E

Recommended for 1/8 to 1hp 90V - 130V
• SPP5E
Recommended for 1/3 to 2 hp 170V - 277V
• SPP6E Recommended for 1/2 to 3 hp 170V - 277V
• SPP7E Recommended for 1 to 4 hp 170V - 277V
• SPP8E Recommended for 1 to 5 hp 170V - 277V

 

Specifications


Operating
Voltage
Equipment
Range
Recommended
Range
Capacitor
SPP4E
90V – 130V
1/12 hp to 1 hp
1/8 hp to 1 hp
88 – 106 µF
SPP5E
90V – 277V
1/12 hp to 10 hp
1/3 hp to 2 hp
43 – 52 µF
SPP6E
90V – 277V
1/12 hp to 10 hp
1/2 hp to 3 hp
88 – 106 µF
SPP7E
90V – 277V
1/12 hp to 10 hp
1 hp to 4 hp
130 – 156 µF
SPP8E
90V – 277V
1/12 hp to 10 hp
1 hp to 5 hp
189 – 227 µF

 

Competitive Comparison

E Class
SPPE’s
Kickstart®
ICM
850, 860

PTC
Devices

Start Sensing Technology
Voltage
Voltage
Voltage
N/A
Uses Electronic Potential Relay
Yes
No
Yes
No
Instant Re-Start
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Senses Motor Start
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Two wire, non-polarized
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Replaces 3-wire capacitor kit
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
UL approved
Yes
Yes
Pending
Yes
PTCR Device
No
No
No
Yes
Backup Timing Safety Circuit
Yes
No
Yes
N/A
Potentially damaging to motor windings
No
Yes
No
No
Requires non-replaceable fuse protection
No
No
Yes
No



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