ELECTRONICS: AutomationDirect now offers Fuji Electric’s BW series of molded case circuit breakers. More compact than traditional breakers, this series takes up less space than almost any others on the market.
Suitable for branch circuit protection, the BW series offers standard type and high-interrupting capacities in identically sized housings. The three-pole non-adjustable magnetic trip molded case circuit breakers, in sizes up to 800A, are also suitable for reverse-feed applications. All BW series breakers conform to worldwide standards, including UL, CSA, CE, and IEC.
The BW125A models include breakers in 12 sizes ranging from 15 to 125A, while the BW250A models are available in seven sizes ranging from 125 to 250A. Both series are 600V rated and prices start at $166.
The BW400 series offers four sizes (250 to 400A), the BW630 series is available in 500A and 600A sizes, and the BW800 series is available in 700A and 800A frames. These three series are 480V rated and prices start at $675.
A variety of accessories is also available, including auxiliary contacts, shunt trips and undervoltage releases.
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