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Wyze Weatherproof Sprinkler Controller Box Installation Guide

Installing your Wyze Weatherproof Sprinkler Controller Box lets you keep your sprinkler controller outside, protected from the elements.

What's in the box?

  • Wyze Weatherproof Sprinkler Controller Box x1
  • Screws x6 (3 ST4x30-C-H; 3 ST3.5x10-C-H)
  • Connector Caps x3
  • Anchors x3
  • Waterproof Gaskets x3
  • Quick Start Guide x1

Required tools

  • A power drill with a Phillips head and 7/32 drill bit
  • Hammer
  • Pencil
  • Electrical tape
  • Wire connector caps
  • PVC pipes and connectors (your own)

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Before you begin: Turn off the power to your Wyze Sprinkler Controller!

To install your Wyze Weatherproof Sprinkler Controller Box: 

  1. Remove your weatherproof box from all packaging. Unlock the clips on both sides and remove the accessories.
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  2. If you haven't already, unplug the power to your existing sprinkler controller
  3. Take a picture of the wiring going into your existing controller. 
    • You may need to remove a cover or open a box to expose the wires. 
  4. Label each wire with the wire stickers in the package.
    • Note: Keep the exposed ends at about ¼ - ⅜ inches long.
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  5. Use your pencil to mark the position of the drilling holes.
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  6. Drill your holes. The diameter of the hole should be 7/32 inches, with a depth of 1.575 inches.
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  7. Use the hammer to tap the anchors into your drywall.
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  8. Mount your Wyze Weatherproof Sprinkler Controller Box.
    • Install the weatherproof box with the screws in the package. Put the gasket through the housing and tighten the gasket cap.
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  9. For wiring, pull the electric wires through the 1/2" housing on the left, and the controller wires through the 3/4" housing on the right. 
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  10. With the power OFF, connect the electrical wires to the power outlet wires in the weatherproof box. Secure with the connector caps.
    • What each color wire means:
      White: Neutral wire
      Black: Phase wire
      Green: Ground wire
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  11. Wrap the connector caps with electrical tape to protect your connections.
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  12. Put the hardwiring bay cover back on and tighten the screws.
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  13. Use the screwdriver to mount the mounting plate.
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  14. Connect the power adapter to a power outlet.
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  15. Connect the power adapter and pre-labeled wires to Wyze Sprinkler Controller. 
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  16. Install your Wyze Sprinkler Controller by placing it on the mounting plate.
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  17. Close the cover on your Wyze Weatherproof Sprinkler Controller Box and lock every clip. This ensures the enclosure is completely weatherproof.
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  18. You're all set!
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