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Firetrol FTA550F XG Jockey Pump Controller
Utilizing across the line, full voltage starting the FTA550F is the preferred controller whenever the utility or emergency generator set will permit this type of starting because of this low cost method. They are used for pressure maintenance in fire pump installations to prevent unnecessary cycling of the main fire pump.
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Overview

Firetrol® FTA550F XG Jockey Pump Controllers are intended for use with fire pump systems. They are used for pressure maintenance in fire pump installations to prevent unnecessary operation of the main fire pump.

Firetrol jockey pump controllers are listed by Underwriters’ Laboratories, Inc., in accordance with UL508A, Standard for Industrial Controls, and CSA, Standard for Industrial Control Equipment. They are built to meet or exceed the requirements of the approving authorities as well as NEMA and the latest edition NFPA 70, National Electrical Code.

NOTE: FTA550F XG Jockey Pump Controllers are available as standard in the voltage/horsepower combinations shown here and with the Options/Modifications shown on the tab below. For other combinations and options, please contact your Firetrol representative or the factory.

VOLTAGE 3-PHASE
(50/60 Hertz)
MAX HP
(MCP)
Short Circuit
Current Rating
-H 200 - 208V 7.5 30kA
-A 220 - 240V 10 30kA
-F 380 - 415V - WYE 15 30kA
-B 440 - 480V - WYE 20 30kA
-C 550 - 600V - WYE 20 18kA

VOLTAGE 1-PHASE*
(50/60 Hertz)
MAX HP
(MCP)
Short Circuit
Current Rating
-D 110-120V 2 5kA
-T 200-208V 3 5kA
-E 220-240V 5 5kA
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Features
​​The following are included as standard with each controller:
  • NEMA Type 2/12 (IEC IP22/IP54) Polycarbonate enclosure (UL50E Construction)
  • Horsepower rated motor circuit protector and starting contactor
  • Suitable for use as service equipment
  • HAND-OFF-AUTO selector switch
  • Minimum run timer
  • On-Delay timer
  • Pump Restart Timer
  • Control circuit transformer with 24VAC secondary
  • 0-300 psi (0-20.7 bar) stainless steel solid state pressure transducer
  • Overpressure indication
  • Low Pressure indication
  • Failed to start indication
  • Main switch not in "Auto" alarm
  • Pressure recording
  • Event log (3000 events stored in controller memory)
  • Data log (including cycle counter)
  • Door mounted display/user interface featuring a 128 x 64 pixel backlit LCD Graphical Display, Membrane Type User Controller Push-buttons and LED indication for:
    • Power ON
    • Pump Running
    • Alarm
  • 2 lines of user selectable display information
Options/Modifications
SPECIAL ENCLOSURES
-T NEMA Type 3R (IEC IP22)*
-E NEMA Type 4 (IEC IP66)*
-F NEMA Type 4X (IEC IP66)*
*Supplied with non-metallic enclosure
ANTI-CONDENSATION SPACE HEATERS1
-J 120 Volt Space Heater With Thermostat
-K 120 Volt Space Heater With Humidistat
-M 240 Volt Space Heater With Thermostat
-N 240 Volt Space Heater With Humidistat
1 Power source supplied by others
PRESSURE TRANSDUCERS
-B 0-600 psi (0-42.25 bar) Pressure Transducer for Fresh Water Service
-C 0-300 psi (0-21.1 bar) Pressure Transducer for Corrosive Service
-D 0-600 psi (0-42.25 bar) Pressure Transducer for Corrosive Service
MISCELLANEOUS
-AC Contacts for Remote Indication, Pump Run
-AM Contacts for Remote Indication, Failed to Start
-AST Auto Start Contacts (for connection to user supplied N.O. remote starting device)
-BW Contacts for Remote Indication, Phase Failure/Reversal
-BY Contacts for Remote Indication, Pump Overload
-EF Contacts for Remote Indication, Switch Not in Auto
-HV Audible Alarm (required if local audible alarm indication is desired)
-KH Contacts for Remote Indication, Common Output for Any Alarm
-NZ Interlock Input Contacts to Prevent Jockey Pump from Starting During Main Controller Operation
-OSP OSHPD Seismic Certification (State of California) (Requires option -SEI)
-S Tropicalization
-SEI Seismic Certifi cation (in accordance with IBC)
-ZPA Customized, annual service display message (when factory programmed or programmed by Firetrol representative during start-up)
-ZPJ Communications, Serial Modbus over RS485, 2 or 4 wire
*Export Packaging available for additional cost

NOTE: For requirements not listed here (higher short circuit ratings, larger horsepowers, options not listed...etc) please refer to documentation for FTA550E series Jockey Pump Controllers.

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