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CBS ArcSafe

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Material Handling & Storage

Remote Racking Solution reduces fatigue and increases safety.

Aug 03, 2015

RRS-3 HK allows technicians to remotely rack in or out of HK-style medium-voltage power circuit breaker from safe distance while remaining stationed outside of arc-flash boundary. Compatible with HK-style circuit breakers manufactured by ABB, BBC, or ITE with current ratings from 1,200–3,000 A, racking solution is designed for facilitated installation and operation and does not require any... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Remote Actuator operates fusible panel unit switches.

Jul 09, 2015

Installing without modifications to existing electrical equipment, Model RSA-154F is compatible with type VF357, VB357, VF358, and VB358 Siemens Vacu-Break panel switches with 25 in. height and ratings from 800-1,200 A. Remote switch actuator allows technicians to remotely close or open switches from safe distance while remaining stationed outside arc-flash boundary. Applications include... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Remote Actuator controls Pringle switches.

Jul 02, 2015

With CBS ArcSafe® RSA-135A Actuator, technicians can remotely close and open/trip Pringle switch from safe distance while remaining stationed outside arc-flash boundary. Unit is compatible with all type QA/CBC Pringle switches with ratings of 2,500 A and up and equipped with shunt trip. Typical uses include heavy-duty applications such as rectifier disconnects, crane and electrified rail... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Mechanical Power Transmission

Remote Actuator works with high-pressure contact switches.

Jun 12, 2015

With CBS ArcSafe® RSA-73A Remote Switch Actuator, technicians can remotely charge, close, and/or trip General Electric Type HPC High Pressure Contact Switches from safe distance while remaining stationed outside arc-flash boundary. Installation and operation does not require any modifications to existing electrical equipment. Typical applications include main service, feeder, and branch... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Mechanical Power Transmission

Remote Switch Actuator enhances MCCB safety for workers.

May 22, 2015

Compatible with type THQD, THQDL, TQD, and TQDL General Electric Q-Line molded case circuit breakers (MCCBs) with 2/3 poles and rated for 100–225 A, RSA-56C lets technicians remotely close or open circuit breakers from safe distance outside arc-flash boundary. Installation and operation does not require any modifications to existing electrical equipment. Circuit breaker applications... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Mechanical Power Transmission

Remote Switch Actuator enables safe medium-voltage LIS operation.

May 18, 2015

CBS ArcSafe® RSA-27 lets technicians remotely close or open Square D HVL/cc medium-voltage load interrupter switches (LIS) from safe distance while remaining stationed outside arc-flash boundary. Use of magnets and existing features negates modifications to existing electrical equipment for installation/operation. Compatibility covers all Square D HVL/cc medium-voltage, metal-enclosed... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Remote Racking System supports VCP-style circuit breakers.

Apr 28, 2015

Compatible with VCP-style circuit breakers with current ratings of 1,200–3,000 A and voltage ratings of 5–15 kV, CBS ArcSafe® RRS-3 VCP automates racking procedure. Technicians can remotely rack IN or OUT medium-voltage vacuum circuit breaker from safe distance while remaining stationed outside of arc-flash boundary. When accompanied by CBS ArcSafe remote switch operator control unit,... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Material Handling & Storage

Remote Racking Solution increases circuit breaker safety.

Apr 09, 2015

Reducing operator fatigue and increasing operator safety, RRS-3 PowlVac lets technicians remotely rack IN or OUT the PowlVac Type PV standard low-voltage circuit breakers (1,200–3,000 A) from a safe distance while remaining stationed outside of the arc-flash boundary. Installation and operation of this remote racking solution, which is not compatible with breakers equipped with Closed Door... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Remote Switch Actuators increase circuit breaker safety.

Nov 11, 2014

Portable RSA-187A units let personnel operate General Electric E Line (150 A frame size) low-voltage molded case circuit breakers from safe distance, outside arc-flash perimeter, without making any modifications to breaker. When accompanied by remote switch operator (RSO) control unit, RSA-187A reduces need for arc-flash suits and eliminates all hazardous manual contact with gear during... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Remote Switch Actuator targets Type L circuit breakers.

Sep 26, 2014

Lightweight and portable, CBS ArcSafe RSA-161A is designed for 3 in. handle versions of Schneider Class 9421 Type L circuit breaker mechanisms, which operate circuit breakers or interrupters from 75–250 A at up to 600 V. Actuator allows technicians to safely operate breakers while stationed outside of arc-flash hazard boundary without any modification to breaker. When accompanied by CBS ArcSafe... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Remote Switch Actuator suits ABB/Sace circuit breakers.

Aug 21, 2014

With direct mounting, RSA-174F actuators are designed for ABB/Sace Tmax T7 low-voltage molded case circuit breakers with 1,000–1,600 A ratings and over-toggle mechanisms. Products let technicians safely close and open breakers while stationed outside of arc-flash hazard boundary without any modification to breaker. Optional features include radio remote with range of up to 300 ft, wired or... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Remote Switch Actuators mount to breakers inside cabinet.

Jul 16, 2014

Available for ABB/Sace Tmax T7M low-voltage molded case circuit breakers with optional stored-energy mechanisms and current ratings of 1,000 A and 1,200 A, RSA-174E Actuators allow technicians to safely close and/or trip breakers outside arc-flash hazard boundary without modification to breaker. When accompanied by CBS ArcSafe® remote switch operator control unit, actuators eliminate all... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Mechanical Power Transmission

Remote Switch Actuator raise molded case circuit breaker safety.

Jun 19, 2014

Designed for ABB/Sace Isomax S7 molded case circuit breaker with 1,200 A rating, RSA-145E lets technicians safely close/trip breakers outside of arc-flash hazard boundary without modifying breaker. Remote switch actuator, when accompanied by applicable CBS ArcSafe® remote switch operator (RSO) control unit, provides open and close operation from up to 300 ft away. Modification is not... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Mechanical Power Transmission

Remote Switch Actuator increases circuit breaker safety.

May 14, 2014

Designed for ABB/Sace E series (E1 to E6) circuit breakers with current ratings from 800–6,000 A, RSA-96A lets technicians safely close/trip breakers outside of arc-flash hazard boundary. Actuator can, when accompanied by applicable CBS ArcSafe® Remote Switch Operator (RSO) control unit, provide open and close operation from up to 300 ft away. Utilizing strong magnets, actuator requires no... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Mechanical Power Transmission

Remote Switch Actuator fosters safe circuit breaker operation.

Apr 16, 2014

Without requiring any modification to breaker, RSA-69A lets technicians safely close or trip ABB/Sace Megamax F-Series (F1 to F6) low-voltage power circuit breakers (1,200–6,000 A) outside of arc-flash hazard boundary. Applicable CBS ArcSafe® Remote Switch Operator (RSO) control unit enables open and close operation from up to 300 ft away. Utilizing strong magnets, actuator requires no... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Remote Racking Solution is available for GE low-voltage breakers.

Dec 20, 2013

Intended for non-rotary racking mechanisms, configurable CBS ArcSafe RRS-2 comes with GE AK-1-25 tooling that lets technicians remotely rack breaker in or out while stationed up to 300 ft away – outside of arc-flash-hazard boundary. Tooling works with all General Electric GE AK-1-25 breakers operating on any voltage, with current ratings up to 600 A, and up to 4-high configuration.... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Remote Switch Actuator operates all DS-DSL circuit breakers.

Oct 25, 2013

Custom-built RSA-12A, designed to operate on equipment with either manual or electric charging mechanisms, remotely operates all styles of Westinghouse/Cutler-Hammer DS/DSL power circuit breakers without any modification to breaker. When accompanied by CBS ArcSafe® Remote Switch Operator (RSO) control unit, RSA-12A provides remote CHARGE, CLOSE, and OPEN operation from up to 300 ft away... Read More