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Load Break Switches

Switch-disconnectors, more commonly known as load break switches, provide a means for safe disconnection of electrical loads or equipment from the power supply. Such disconnection is essential and well suited for various scenarios, such as performing maintenance work, repairs, or inspections on electrical equipment. NHP’s load break switch offering includes modular and standard switches, along with switches with visible breaking and positive break indication, remote trip switches and enclosed options. Options are available to suit up to 415V AC and 1500V DC applications with a comprehensive range of current ratings. Accompanying accessories are also available to fulfil any application requirement.

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Load Break Switches

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Socomec 32BR Loadbreak Switches
Socomec 32BR Loadbreak Switches

The side operated 32BR series of load break switch kits include a red external side mount handle, shaft and additional door interlock from 50 to 800A. Ideal for applications requiring a high degree of safety when isolating supply and equipment. Visible breaking and positive break indication included via gaps on the front of the switch for checking the status of the device during preventive checks.

Socomec INOSYS DC Loadbreak Switches
Socomec INOSYS DC Loadbreak Switches

The Socomec INOSYS DC Load Break Switches are designed for DC and PV applications where significant over and bi directional current flow may prevail. Non polarisation of the switch allows for all types of wiring. Options include integrated shunt and undervoltage trip functions. Clear visible contact indication, a stable ON/OFF and TRIP positions ensure complete disconnection and isolation.

Socomec SLBM Modular Loadbreak Switches
Socomec SLBM Modular Loadbreak Switches

The Socomec SLBM Modular Loadbreak Switches are manually operated, modular and multipolar by design. Providing a safe isolation solution for the distribution of electrical power in a range of applications requiring isolation up to 125A. Installation options include DIN rail, panel, or base mounting, they come with direct mount handle or a panel mount handle and shaft.

Socomec VLB Visible Loadbreak Switches
Socomec VLB Visible Loadbreak Switches

The VLB series of load break switches feature fully visible and positive break indication ensuring safe switching. The user can visually assess the condition of the device and confirm isolation during maintenance or prior to operation. Available from 32 to 800A, suitable for safety focus applications and emergency load break with front or side operation based on your installation preference.