Surge Suppressors target LED applications.
October 8, 2013 -
Rated up to 20 KV/10 KA, Magtech SS20 Surge Suppressors are used in tandem with LED drivers and fluorescent ballasts to provide added level of protection against harmful power transients in dry, damp, and wet environments. Units include thermal protection device per UL1449 (Type 4), LED indicator, and ˝ in. NPT threads for installation. Housed in IP66-rated case with 3 wire leads, units operate from -40 to +85°C and are available for 120, 277, and 480 Vac power.
|Original Press Release |
Power Sources Unlimited, Inc.
200 Stonewall Blvd.,
Wrentham, MA, 02093-2210
New 20KV/10KA Surge Suppressor for LED Applications
Magtech SS20 Series
Wrentham, MA – Power Sources Unlimited announces the new SS20 Series of 20KV/10KA A/C line surge suppressors that protect your designs from catastrophic failures caused by over-voltage surges. LEDs are designed into 24/7 applications for their long life and low maintenance, but these advantages are lost when surge immunity is not applied.
SS20 Series is designed to be used in tandem with LED drivers and fluorescent ballasts to provide an added level of protection against harmful power transients in dry, damp and wet environments. Standard features include, integrated thermal protection device per UL1449 (Type 4), meets IEEE C62.42 surge requirements, wide-range operational temperature from -40°C to +85°C, LED indicator and standard 1/2" NPT threads for quick installation.
Protection is provided from surges up to 20KV/10KA (using industry standard 8/20 uSec wave shape). The IP66 rated compact case features three wire leads for line-ground, line-neutral and neutral-ground protection. Models are available for 120, 277 and 480VAC power.
Units are RoHS compliant and pricing starts under $13 each in OEM quantities. Prototypes are available in 1 week.
PSUI is an ISO 9001:2008 North American Authorized Distributor for Magtech Industries.
Download full specifications and procure parts online at www.psui.com/magtech/ss-20.htm. For sales or applications inquiries, please contact Power Sources Unlimited toll free at 800-966-PSUI(7784) (USA only) or 508-384-1419 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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we have installed LED street lightings in one of project in pakistan each light have 2 # SPD one for driver havin 6kv rating & 2nd. having 2kv ratingfor LED cicuit board client is worried at each occurence need crane to replace . client is asking to to 1 # SPD at distributon board to protect all lights on circuit to crane services all time distribution boards are at ground level, Your advise & possible solution with type of surge protector
ABDUL FATTAH on Nov 29, 2013 02:00
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