Indigo-Clean™ Testing and Troubleshooting
White vs Indigo modes
Post Installation Testing:
The light modes are visible to the human eye. There are
essentially two modes of light. White Disinfection (occupied) and Full Indigo (unoccupied).
Indigo mode is full intensity of the Indigo diodes regardless of what dim
setting the room was left in. White mode does have a bit of Indigo mixed in
with the white light and is proportional to the dim level of the room. The Indigo
diodes become more visible to the eye at close to full dim.
Ensure lights are functioning:
- If dimmers installed, do
the white lights dim uniformly from 100% to off and back to 100%?
- Ensure lights transition
to Indigo mode: Short across the screw terminals for BRN / YEL inside the
IC100 controller. This will simulate the controller calling for Indigo
mode. If ALL the lights switch to Indigo mode (purplish-blue visible
light) and back to white when the short is removed, then the lights
themselves are functioning properly.
- Double check that when
white lights are set to “off” by a user, that they still switch to Indigo
(this ensures that the controls scheme is not cutting power to the
lights to achieve an off state).
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