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Remote Switch Actuator operates molded case circuit breakers.

Press Release Summary:

Remote Switch Actuator operates molded case circuit breakers.

August 13, 2015 - With Model RSA-187C, technicians can remotely close or open General Electric J-Line molded case circuit breakers from safe distance while remaining stationed outside arc-flash boundary. Installation and operation does not require modifications to existing electrical equipment. Actuator is compatible with all type 600 A frame size THJK, TJ, TJC, TJD, TJJ, TJK, and TJL circuit breakers commonly used in switchboards, motor control centers, and lighting, power, and customized control panel boards.

Original Press Release

CBS ArcSafe® Introduces RSA-187C Remote Switch Actuator for General Electric J-Line Molded Case Circuit Breakers

Press release date: August 11, 2015

Denton, Texas, – CBS ArcSafe®, a leading manufacturer of remote racking and switching solutions for low- and medium-voltage switchgear, introduces its remote switch actuator for General Electric J-Line molded case circuit breakers (MCCBs). The new CBS ArcSafe RSA-187C actuator allows technicians to remotely close or open the circuit breakers from a safe distance while remaining stationed outside the arc-flash boundary.

Installation and operation does not require any modifications to the existing electrical equipment. The RSA-187C is compatible with all type 600A frame size THJK, TJ, TJC, TJD, TJJ, TJK, and TJL General Electric J-Line MCCBs. Typical applications of these circuit breakers include switchboards, motor control centers, and lighting, power, and customized control panel boards. The CBS ArcSafe RSA-187C is a cost-effective solution for keeping operators safe when compared to other arc-flash mitigation alternatives.

All CBS ArcSafe products are manufactured in the U.S. at our manufacturing facility in Denton, Texas. For more information, visit CBSArcSafe.com or call 877-4-SAFETY.

About CBS ArcSafe®
CBS ArcSafe offers the electrical industry’s largest inventory of remote racking and switching solutions for low- and medium-voltage switchgear that do not require modification to existing equipment for operation. All our equipment is manufactured in the U.S. at our Denton, Texas, manufacturing facility. CBS ArcSafe offers 24/7/365 emergency support and is happy to develop custom remote racking and switching solutions for customers.