transfer switch


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transfer switch

[′tranz·fər ‚swich]
(electricity)
A switch for transferring one or more conductor connections from one circuit to another.

transfer switch

A device arranged to switch an electrical conductor from one circuit to another without interrupting the flow of current.
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exterior improvements will be required to install the new generator, transformer, automatic transfer switch and new dumpster enclosure.
The 3-Phase Rack ATS combines the speed of solid-state switching with the efficiency of electromechanical relay switching to create 3-phase, rack-mount Automatic Transfer Switch (ATS) solutions up to 17.
The ATS 30 is the only 30 A automatic transfer switch on the market and uses hard-wired connections for both input and output, according to the company.
The transfer switches can also be supplied in various configurations, manual, open, delayed, closed, and soft loading (active synchronization) transition, service Entrance Manual Transfer Switch in NEMA 3R with Cam-Lok Connectors for roll-up generator stand-by applications and can be integrated (in-house) with metering and distribution switchboard sections, providing a compact space savings arrangement, minimising contractor installation time and expense.
ClickPress, Fri Aug 07 2015] Transfer Switch Market by Type (Automatic & Manual), Transition Mode (Open, Closed, Delayed, & Soft Load), Ampere Rating (0-300A, 301A-1.
The TriStar MPPT 600V Controller with DC Transfer Switch will be available in Q2-2015.
Remember, a portable unit requires either expensive extension cords or a transfer switch.
An automatic transfer switch (ATS) has been combined with a manual bypass/isolation switch, allows it to be isolated for inspection, maintenance, repair or testing.
Woodward has announced the release of the model DTSC-50 digital transfer switch controller.
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The Sentry Fail Safe Transfer Switch accepts two input power feeds--from separate AC circuits-with each circuit providing power to one half of the connected devices.
Anderton, 34, had been considering a free transfer switch to join former Spurs boss Christian Gross at FC Basel in Switzerland after being released by Wolves.