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ZW078 Heavy Duty Switch

This describes the Z-Wave device ZW078, manufactured by AEON Labs with the thing type UID of aeon_zw078_00_000.

The device is in the category of Wall Switch, defining Any device attached to the wall that controls a binary status of something, for ex. a light switch.

ZW078 product image

The ZW078 supports routing. This allows the device to communicate using other routing enabled devices as intermediate routers. This device is also able to participate in the routing of data from other devices.

Overview

Wall mounted switch for high current appliances, up to 40A. Power reporting.

Inclusion Information

If you’re using a Z-Stick:

  1. Decide on where you want your Heavy Duty Smart Switch to be placed and set it up as per the Quick Start guide steps 1 to 5. Its Status LED will begin to blink.
  2. If your Z-Stick is plugged into a gateway or a computer, unplug it.
  3. Take your Z-Stick to your Heavy Duty Smart Switch.
  4. Press the Action Button on your Z-Stick.
  5. Press the Action Button on your Heavy Duty Smart Switch.
  6. If your switch has been successfully linked to your Z-Wave network, its Status LED will no longer blink. If the linking was unsuccessful, the Status LED continues to blink. Repeat the above steps.
  7. Press the Action Button on your Z-Stick to take it out of installation mode

Exclusion Information

  1. Unplug the Z-Stick from your gateway or computer.
  2. Take your Z-Stick to your Heavy Duty Smart Switch.
  3. Press the Action Button on your Z-Stick.
  4. Press the Action Button on your Heavy Duty Smart Switch.
  5. If your Heavy Duty Smart Switch has been successfully removed from your network, its Status LED will blink. If the removal was unsuccessful, its Status LED will not blink.
  6. Press the Action Button on your Z-Stick to take it out of removal mode.

Channels

The following table summarises the channels available for the ZW078 -:

Channel Channel Id Category Item Type
Switch switch_binary Switch Switch
Electric meter (kWh) meter_kwh Energy Number
Electric meter (amps) meter_current Energy Number
Electric meter (volts) meter_voltage Energy Number
Electric meter (watts) meter_watts Energy Number

Switch

Switch the power on and off.

The switch_binary channel supports the Switch item and is in the Switch category.

Electric meter (kWh)

Indicates the energy consumption (kWh).

The meter_kwh channel supports the Number item and is in the Energy category. This is a read only channel so will only be updated following state changes from the device.

Electric meter (amps)

Indicates the instantaneous current consumption.

The meter_current channel supports the Number item and is in the Energy category. This is a read only channel so will only be updated following state changes from the device.

Electric meter (volts)

Indicates the instantaneous voltage.

The meter_voltage channel supports the Number item and is in the Energy category. This is a read only channel so will only be updated following state changes from the device.

Electric meter (watts)

Indicates the instantaneous power consumption.

The meter_watts channel supports the Number item and is in the Energy category. This is a read only channel so will only be updated following state changes from the device.

Device Configuration

The following table provides a summary of the 13 configuration parameters available in the ZW078. Detailed information on each parameter can be found in the sections below.

Param Name Description
3 Current Overload Protection Load will be closed when current more that 39.5A and time more 5 seconds
20 Output Load Status Configure the output load status after re‐power on.
80 Notification on Status Change Send to group 1 on load change
90 Send report on value change Toggle automated report sending on change
91 Minimum Change to send Report (Watt) The value represents the minimum change in Wattage for a Report to be sent.
92 Minimum Change to send Report (%) Percent change in wattage to send report
101 reports to send automatically See overview
102 which reports to send to group 2 see overview
103 which reports to send to group 3 see overview
111 Interval to send out reports of group 1  
112 Interval to send out reports of group 2  
113 Interval to send out reports of group 3  
120 Turn External Button Mode Parameter to set External button type
  Switch All Mode Set the mode for the switch when receiving SWITCH ALL commands

Parameter 3: Current Overload Protection

Load will be closed when current more that 39.5A and time more 5 seconds

The following option values may be configured -:

Value Description
0 Deactivate
1 Activate

The manufacturer defined default value is 0 (Deactivate).

This parameter has the configuration ID config_3_1 and is of type INTEGER.

Parameter 20: Output Load Status

Configure the output load status after re‐power on.

The following option values may be configured -:

Value Description
0 Last Status
1 Always ON
2 Always OFF

The manufacturer defined default value is 0 (Last Status).

This parameter has the configuration ID config_20_1 and is of type INTEGER.

Parameter 80: Notification on Status Change

Send to group 1 on load change Parameter to Enable to send notification to associated devices (Group 1) when the state of Micro Smart Switch’s load changed The following option values may be configured -:

Value Description
0 Deactivate
1 Hail CC Sent
2 Basic CC Report Sent

The manufacturer defined default value is 0 (Deactivate).

This parameter has the configuration ID config_80_1 and is of type INTEGER.

Parameter 90: Send report on value change

Toggle automated report sending on change Parameter to Enable/Disable automated sending of a Report triggered by minimal change of value. The following option values may be configured -:

Value Description
0 Deavtivate
1 Activate

The manufacturer defined default value is 0 (Deavtivate).

This parameter has the configuration ID config_90_1 and is of type INTEGER.

Parameter 91: Minimum Change to send Report (Watt)

The value represents the minimum change in Wattage for a Report to be sent.

Values in the range 0 to 65535 may be set.

The manufacturer defined default value is 25.

This parameter has the configuration ID config_91_2 and is of type INTEGER.

Parameter 92: Minimum Change to send Report (%)

Percent change in wattage to send report The value represents the minimum change in Wattage Percent for a report to be sent. Values in the range 0 to 255 may be set.

The manufacturer defined default value is 5.

This parameter has the configuration ID config_92_1 and is of type INTEGER.

Parameter 101: reports to send automatically

See overview The value is a combination number made up of the sum of the values for the individual parameters.

The parameters have the values: KWH=8, Wattage=4, Current=2, Voltage=1. Values in the range 0 to 65535 may be set.

The manufacturer defined default value is 4.

This parameter has the configuration ID config_101_4 and is of type INTEGER.

Parameter 102: which reports to send to group 2

see overview The value is a combination number made up of the sum of the values for the individual parameters.

The parameters have the values: KWH=8, Wattage=4, Current=2, Voltage=1. Values in the range 0 to 65535 may be set.

The manufacturer defined default value is 8.

This parameter has the configuration ID config_102_4 and is of type INTEGER.

Parameter 103: which reports to send to group 3

see overview The value is a combination number made up of the sum of the values for the individual parameters.

The parameters have the values: KWH=8, Wattage=4, Current=2, Voltage=1. Values in the range 0 to 65535 may be set.

The manufacturer defined default value is 0.

This parameter has the configuration ID config_103_4 and is of type INTEGER.

Parameter 111: Interval to send out reports of group 1

Values in the range 1 to 2678400 may be set.

The manufacturer defined default value is 3.

This parameter has the configuration ID config_111_4 and is of type INTEGER.

Parameter 112: Interval to send out reports of group 2

Values in the range 1 to 2678400 may be set.

The manufacturer defined default value is 600.

This parameter has the configuration ID config_112_4 and is of type INTEGER.

Parameter 113: Interval to send out reports of group 3

Values in the range 1 to 2678400 may be set.

The manufacturer defined default value is 600.

This parameter has the configuration ID config_113_4 and is of type INTEGER.

Parameter 120: Turn External Button Mode

Parameter to set External button type

The following option values may be configured -:

Value Description
0 Momentary Button Mode
1 2 State Switch Mode
2 3 Way Switch Mode

The manufacturer defined default value is 255.

This parameter has the configuration ID config_120_1 and is of type INTEGER.

Switch All Mode

Set the mode for the switch when receiving SWITCH ALL commands.

The following option values may be configured -: | Value | Description | |——–|————-| | 0 | Exclude from All On and All Off groups | | 1 | Include in All On group | | 2 | Include in All Off group | | 255 | Include in All On and All Off groups |

This parameter has the configuration ID switchall_mode and is of type INTEGER.

Association Groups

Association groups allow the device to send unsolicited reports to the controller, or other devices in the network. Using association groups can allow you to eliminate polling, providing instant feedback of a device state change without unnecessary network traffic.

The ZW078 supports 2 association groups.

Group 1: Group 1

This group supports 5 nodes.

Group 2: Group 2

This group supports 5 nodes.

Technical Information

Endpoints

Endpoint 0

Command Class Comment
COMMAND_CLASS_BASIC_V1  
COMMAND_CLASS_SWITCH_BINARY_V1 Linked to BASIC
COMMAND_CLASS_SWITCH_ALL_V1  
COMMAND_CLASS_SCENE_ACTIVATION_V1  
COMMAND_CLASS_SCENE_ACTUATOR_CONF_V1  
COMMAND_CLASS_SENSOR_MULTILEVEL_V5  
COMMAND_CLASS_METER_V3  
COMMAND_CLASS_CRC_16_ENCAP_V1  
COMMAND_CLASS_ASSOCIATION_GRP_INFO_V1  
COMMAND_CLASS_DEVICE_RESET_LOCALLY_V1  
COMMAND_CLASS_ZWAVEPLUS_INFO_V2  
COMMAND_CLASS_CONFIGURATION_V1  
COMMAND_CLASS_MANUFACTURER_SPECIFIC_V2  
COMMAND_CLASS_POWERLEVEL_V1  
COMMAND_CLASS_HAIL_V1  
COMMAND_CLASS_ASSOCIATION_V2  
COMMAND_CLASS_VERSION_V2  
COMMAND_CLASS_MARK_V1  

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