What builds a Champion® flexibility


Champion® Direct-Replacement rooftop units let you replace outdated rooftop HVAC units simply and affordably – saving time, money and materials by fitting directly on pre-existing, competitive curbs without the need for a transition. Flexible configuration options including packaged heat pumps available in 3 – 8.5 tons and packaged cooling and heating units available in 3 – 12.5 tons keep Champion® Direct-Replacement units ahead of the rest. And with improved product delivery times, and generous factory rebate opportunities, the Champion® Direct-Replacement series provides value without compromise.

  • Plug-and-play control through Direct-Replacement compatible Verasys™, for enhanced equipment and zoning system performance
  • Smart Equipment comes standard, providing easy-to-use information, simplified setup and easier troubleshooting
  • Hail guards and hinged cabinet panel options are available
  • Economizer, fresh air damper and power exhaust and relief options are available
  • Three static drive options for airflow versatility up to 2-inch ESP
  • 2-inch or 4-inch air filter options are provided, with easy conversion in the field – no tools required
  • Convenience outlets (powered and unpowered) and disconnect switches are provided
  • Smoke and CO2 detectors provide an extra level of security
  • Up to 15 SEER (12 EER) cooling ratings for heat pumps and packaged units
  • Energy costs may be reduced up to 40% compared to older, lower-efficiency units
  • ASHRAE 90.1-2010 certified low-leak economizers are available
  • R410A refrigerant absorbs and releases heat more efficiently to save electricity and provide a lower carbon footprint
  • Reliable scroll compressor uses fewer moving parts to increase reliability and improve system efficiency
  • Designed, engineered and assembled in the U.S.A., every Champion® Direct-Replacement rooftop unit is closely monitored and tested at the factory to ensure the best quality possible
  • Powder paint exterior finish has been tested under 1,000-hour salt spray conditions to ensure superior corrosion resistance
  • Embossed top panel provides added structural support and rigidity to reduce vibration and prevent flexing during installation
  • Thicker gauge base rail is stronger than average base rails for a reliable installation and better wind resistance

Remote Monitoring with Smart Equipment

Every Champion® Direct-Replacement unit comes standard with Smart Equipment, a digital control system making system setup, optimization and maintenance far easier than older, electromechanical controls. Optional remote data access is available via our Mobile Access Port (MAP), and our Fault Detection and Diagnostics (FDD) system is available to further reduce service steps. Smart Equipment benefits include:

  • Easy-to-read LCD display with navigational joystick and buttons
  • 24/7 real-time reporting and performance alerts viewable via web browser
  • On-board USB port for uploading or downloading software and unit information
  • Independent safety monitoring to ensure unit protection and easy troubleshooting
  • Building automation compatible with optional communication card; BACnet, N2 and ModBUS RTU protocols available