General information – I.C.E. BMA-136 HBR User Manual
This Direct Fired BMA Series is used to provide make-up air to satisfy an exhaust system within a building. Normal discharge
temperature is in the 65°F – 75°F range except for the paint booth unit which can discharge at up to 140°F in the cure mode
(booth unoccupied and booth lights off). The sequence of operation and wiring diagram are located in the weatherhousing on
outdoor units and control compartment on indoor units.
Fire or Explosion hazard can cause property damage, severe injury or death. Ensure that all air taken into the unit is
free from the presence of:
a) Flammable solids, liquids and gases.
b) Explosive materials. Example: grain dust, coal dust, gun powder etc.
c) Substance which may be come toxic when exposed to heat or passing through a gas flame.
INSTALLATION AND SERVICE INSTRUCTIONS
The information provided is a guide to the proper installation, operation and troubleshooting of the unit. Retain the manual as
a reference for operation and maintenance personnel. Should contact with the factory be necessary, provide the unit model
number and serial number. Install and wire the equipment in accordance to the applicable national and local governing bodies
codes. Authorities having jurisdiction should be consulted before making the installation. Local codes may require additional
safety controls and/or interlocks.
Prior to locating the unit check with the authorities having jurisdiction. The unit should be located with clearance to open
access doors and remove filters. Ensure that the unit is installed level. Provide adequate clearance on either side of the unit to
service blower, bearings, motors, drives and filters. Ensure that the position of the heater relative to support beams is correct
so as to provide adequate support for the equipment. For roof mounted units, check the spacing of the roof structure beams to
avoid interference with air ducts.
LOCATION OF ACCESSORIES
The remote panel will be shipped as a separate package. Mount the panel and have an electrical contractor install wiring.
FACTORY TESTING & START UP CHECKLIST
All BMA series units are factory fired and tested prior to shipping. Each unit is shipped with the tester’s report and a start-up
checklist. Complete the start-up checklist and return one copy to the factory.