The Solstart soft starter provides smooth, stepless acceleration and deceleration, an internal bypass, and DIN-rail mounting. Solstart is used with small, standard three-phase, three-wire induction motors in commercial applications. Rated at 230, 460, or 575V ac and 8A, the starter provides adjustable soft starts and stops for pumps, fans, small refrigeration and air conditioning systems, elevators and pocket elevators, machine tools, and high-rise fluid pumps.
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