Product News: Electrical Equipment & Systems, Green & Clean
Fused Disconnect Safety System serves solar applications.
Press Release Summary:
April 11, 2014 - Capable of recombining up to 24, 1,000 Vdc inputs into one common bus output, Fused Disconnect Safety System (FDSS) 2 complies with NEC 2011 disconnect requirements and offers total capacity of 4,800 A. Visible blade disconnect promotes safety for all incoming PV arrays, and common output hardbuss bar facilitates installation with utility-scale inverters. Other features include Bentek Zone current monitoring and optional heater and ventilation systems for variable climates.
Original Press Release
Bentek Solar Begins Shipments of the Second Generation Fused Disconnect Safety System (FDSS)
Press release date: April 1, 2014
SAN JOSE, CA – Bentek Solar, manufacturer of a broad range of products connecting PV panels to inverters worldwide for the residential, commercial and utility-scale marketplaces, has started shipping the second generation Fused Disconnect Safety System (FDSS).
“Bentek Solar continues to add to its broad range of residential, commercial and utility-scale safety systems with the new 1000VDC Utility-Scale FDSS 2. The FDSS 2 builds on the success of the FDSS 1 by providing customers with up to 24 inputs with a total system capacity of 4800 Amps.The FDSS 2 also complies with the NEC 2011 disconnect requirements ensuring customers safe access to service inverter fuses,” said John H. Buckley, Executive Sales and Marketing for Bentek Solar.
The FDSS 2 provides:
• Recombining of up to 24 1000VDC inputs into one common bus ouput
• Visible blade disconnect for an extra level of safety for all incomming PV arrays
• Common output hardbuss bar for easy installation with utility-scale inverters.
• Bentek Zone current monitoring
• Optional heater and ventilation systems for variable climates
For more information about the capabilities on the FDSS 2 please contact Bentek at 1-866-505-0303 or visit www.BentekSolar.com.
About Bentek Solar
Founded in 1985, Bentek is a leader in engineered electromechanical and power distribution solutions for industrial applications. Bentek designs and manufactures products such as wiring harnesses, electrical combiner boxes, and custom OEM assemblies for the solar energy and semiconductor markets. Bentek is an ISO certified company. For more information, contact Bentek Solar at 866-505-0303, e-mail SolarSales@bentek.com or visit www.BentekSolar.com.