Installing Keller PAA‑36XW - AWS810

AWS810 Installation Guide

Document code
M212418EN
Revision
G
Language
English
Product
AWS810
Document type
User guide
  • Cable cutters
  • Cable stripper

Install the transmitter underwater inside a steel or plastic tube (not included in the delivery).

Figure 1. PAA‑36XW installation inside steel tube
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Transmitter cable
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Equipotential bonding conductor (16 mm2 / 5 AWG)
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Steel tube
Figure 2. PAA‑36XW installation tube cross-section
  1. Choose a desired location.

    PAA‑36XW has a fixed 30‑meter (98‑foot 5‑inch) cable with a connector. Install the transmitter within cable length of the enclosure.

  2. Install a steel or plastic tube to the location and make sure it stays securely in place.
    1. If you are using a steel tube, attach the equipotential bonding cable to the tube shell.
    2. If you are using a plastic tube, submerge the equipotential bonding cable in water next to the tube. The cable should reach at least 2 meters (6 ft 7 in) below surface.
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      Equipotential bonding conductor (16 mm2 / 5 AWG)
    3. Strip cable insulation for 2 meters (6 ft 7 in) at the end of the cable.
  3. Insert the transmitter inside the tube.
  4. (Optional) Protect the transmitter by wrapping it in antifouling tape.
  5. Connect the transmitter cable.