Wine Zone WRRAH 9000a Split Air Handler – Outdoor Condenser

Wine Zone Split Ducted units are ideal for Lshaped, long and narrow rooms, or any space where one point source of air won‘t properly circulate. These Wine Zone Split cooling units are also perfect for cellars storing or maturing wine for extended periods of time. With these units, no visible mechanical equipment is needed in the cellar, as supply and return air is ducted into the room in a similar fashion to a central air conditioner. 

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• Wine Zone Split Systems are ideal for L-shaped rooms, long narrow rooms. Or where one point source will not properly circulate air throughout the room.
• Wine Zone Split systems are ideal for cellars that will store or mature wine for long periods of time.
• Located outside the cellar, the supply and return air is ducted into the room similar to a central air conditioner.
• No visible mechanical equipment is in cellar.
• Wine Zone Split Ducted units need only supply registers and return air grilles in the cellar. Thus leaving more wall space for racking and art work.
• Ducting can be put in soffits if room construction is already complete.
• The most quiet style of all refrigeration systems.
• Humidification, and dehumidification air handler systems allow for total climate control in the wine cellar.
• Accurate, fast acting thermostat controls the refrigeration system and all accessories.
• You can use them with either an indoor or outdoor remote condensing unit, moving heat and noise away from the cellar.
• Wood and decorative metal registers available.
• Must be installed and adjusted by a qualified HVAC technician.

Air Handler WZAH4800a:

• ETLC listed air handler in accordance with UL1995.
• Phenolic coated, aluminum fin-copper tube evaporator coil.
• Factory balanced, forward curve direct drive blower, with 115V, 3 speed, PSC motor.
• Cabinet with fully insulated 3/4″ fiberglass with an R value of 3.26.
• 1″ disposable filters standard on all units.
• Vertical units have duct connections on return air inlet and a large blower access panel in front.
• Horizontal units have 3/8″ NC thread nuts in each corner of top panel for easy suspension and are designed for top or bottom. blower access.

Air Handler WZAH6200a and WZAH9000a:

• ETL listed and AHRI certified.
• All-aluminum evaporator coil.
• 230 volt, direct drive, multi-speed ECM blower motor.
• Foil faced insulation with glue-less cabinet retention.
• 1″ disposable filters standard on all units.
• Multi-position air handler.

Indoor condenser:

• UL listed Copeland® commercial condensing unit.
• Uses R-134a refrigerant.
• Air-cooled units standard.
• Receiver for use with thermostatic expansion valve.
• 4″ galvanized iron base.
• Variable speed fan control.
• Crankcase heater on all models.

Outdoor Condenser:

• UL listed Copeland® commercial condensing unit.
• Uses R134a refrigerant.
• Air-cooled units standard.
• Receiver for use with thermostatic expansion valve.
• Rainproof control panel box with liquid-tight conduit on the control panel.
• Low ambient controls.
• Variable speed fan control.
• Crankcase heater on all models.

Outdoor Enclosure:

• UL Listed enclosure.
• Galvanized steel base.
• 20 GA. Galvanized steel cabinet.
• Hinged access for easier servicing.
• Wind safety latch.
• All-season weather protection.
• Front louvers at a 45° angle.
• Rain trough under hinge to catch moisture that might seep through hinge.
• Condenser screen protected with high-temperature baked-on clear lacquer coating.

Peco Performance PRO Thermostat:

The Performance PROT12000 Series is made for use in residential and commercial environments. It can support the 1 stage Heat/1 stage Cool/Humidify/Dehumidify configurations for WineZone air handler systems. It features a 12 square inch blue backlit display with dynamic menus. That you can access using touchscreen keys. All Performance Pro T12000 Series offer the following standard features: Auto-changeover, temporary override, optional remote temperature sensors, keypad lockout, and filter change reminder.


• One thermostat controls Cool, Humidify, Dehumidify, and Heat
• Blue touchscreen is large, easy to read, and user friendly.
• System configuration, while extensive, is easy and fast to perform.
• The wiring connections use common designations familiar to HVAC techs making installation of control wiring faster and simpler.
• No 115-volt power circuit is essential at the thermostat reducing installation cost
• Humidify and Dehumidify are more economical since there is no need for additional controls
• Remote temperature sensor allows user to view the temperature from outside the cellar.
• Customers that purchase Dehumidification also receive the ability to heat the cellar. The Heat option with the modified condenser control panel is no longer necessary
• Provides control of Fan to customer.
• Can be used as a direct replacement for WZDS thermostats


Research Products Corporation is the top manufacturer of whole house humidifiers, air cleaners, and fresh air exchangers and is a top leader in the heating and air conditioning industry.
• Quiet, efficient performance
• Easily installed and maintained
• Fan draws air through water panel where humidity is generated and the air handler distributes humidity throughout the cellar
• .75 gal/hr capacity, among the highest of all evaporative humidifiers
• Could humidify a 4000 sq. ft. home
• Simple yearly maintenance can be done by the HVAC tech while performing the yearly maintenance on the refrigeration system
• Fast, easy replacement of inexpensive water panel and orifice

Dehumidification for WZAH4800a:

• Duct heater suitable use in any forced air system
• Suitable for zero clearance installations in vertical or horizontal duct systems
• Easily installed in the side of the supply air duct
• Heavy gauge galvanized iron construction
• Output matched in size to refrigeration unit

Dehumidification for WZAH6200a and WZAH9000a:

• Cabinet installed electric heater kit
• Factory installed if purchased with the unit
• Rust-resistant nickel chromium for the MBVC’s heat elements, improving the unit’s longevity and performance.
• Features a plug-in wiring harness

Wine Zone Split Specifications

WRRAH9000a BTUH Air Handler Specifications

Voltage              Ampacity       Max. Fuse       Min. Wire Size       RLA/LRA       dB
230/208-60-1        11.4                 15                  12-2 w/Gr            8.0/46.0        58

➢ Uses 5/16” x 3/4” line set up to 150 equivalent feet. Uses 3/8” x 7/8” line set from 151 to 200 equivalent feet maximum.
➢ Unit is not precharged and must be evacuated
➢ For use with R-134a refrigerant.
➢ Indoor condensers must be installed in a room with a minimum of 1240 cubic feet of free space
Indoor Unit: 28” L x 24.5” W x 20.25” T         130 lbs.
Outdoor Unit: 27” L x 24.5” W x 22” T           160 lbs.

Multi-Position Air Handler:

Voltage             HP     Ampacity    Max. Fuse    Min.Wire Size       Filter           dB
240/208-60-1   3/4          5.8               15              14-2 w/Gr       16 x 20 x 1     48

➢ Multi positon unit.
➢ Requires dedicated circuit from fuse panel. Ampacity, max. fuse, and wire size will change if
dehumidification is used. See dehumidification below
➢ 600 CFM required. 8 x 16 supply trunk, 8 x 18 return trunk recommended, 2” duct wrap min.
➢ 3/4” FPT drain, trap required
Dimensions:                                               Weight
Unit: 17.5” W x 21” D x 53.5” H       110 lbs.
Supply opening: 11.25” x 16.375”


➢ PRO 1 or Peco 12532 if ordered with humidifier
➢ 18-gauge 5-wire to the condenser


➢ Requires 115 volt receptacle
➢ 24 volt control from condenser


➢ To be installed in air handler.
➢ 25 amp breaker required at air handler for 240 volt use, 20 amp breaker required at air handler for 208
volt use.
➢ Heater draws 12.5 amps at 240 volts, 10.8 amps at 208 volts

Approximate Shipping Weight: 425-510 lbs.

Crate Size: 32” x 84” x 48” T


Additional information



Electric Heat Package

Electric Heat Package +$260, None


Humidifier +$835, None