Remote Switch Actuator RSA-242 allows tripping at a distance of up to 300 ft.

Press Release Summary:

CBS ArcSafe RSA-242 is a lightweight, portable, and cost-effective solution for low- and medium-voltage switchgear. Technicians can close or trip an ABB/Sace Novomax remotely. Radio remote with a range up to 300 feet, 24 V DC LED light, wireless video camera system with an LCD monitor, and rugged protective case assembly are optional features in the models. RSA-242 is compliant with NFPA 70E arc-flash safety standards. Applications include general protection of low-voltage primary and secondary distribution, generators, motors, transformers, and capacitors.


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CBS ArcSafe® Introduces RSA-242 for ABB/Sace Novomax

CBS ArcSafe proudly introduces its latest remote switch actuator (RSA) for the ABB/Sace Novomax air circuit breaker (ACB) which allows technicians to remotely close or trip an ACB from up to 300 feet. CBS ArcSafe is a leading manufacturer in designing and providing remote racking and switching solutions for low- and medium-voltage switchgear.

CBS ArcSafe®, a leading manufacturer of remote racking and switching solutions for low- and medium-voltage switchgear, introduces its remote switch actuator (RSA) for the ABB/Sace Novomax air circuit breaker (ACB). The lightweight, portable CBS ArcSafe RSA-242 allows technicians to remotely close or trip an ABB/Sace Novomax ACB from a safe distance of up to 300 feet, well outside the arc-flash boundary.

Installation and operation do not require any modifications to existing electrical equipment, thanks to CBS ArcSafe’s magnetic latching system. Typical applications include general protection of low-voltage primary and secondary distribution, generators, motors, transformers, and capacitors. When compared to other arc-flash mitigation alternatives, the RSA-242 is a cost-effective solution for keeping operators safe when using ABB/Sace Novomax breakers.

Optional features include a radio remote with a range up to 300 feet, a 24 V DC LED light, a wireless video camera system with an LCD monitor, and a rugged protective case assembly. All RSA units are portable, with fast and easy setup. They offer mechanical and/or electrical safety protection, adjust to fit unique electrical equipment configurations, reduce requirements for personal protection equipment, and meet NFPA 70E arc-flash safety compliance standards.

All CBS ArcSafe products are manufactured in the United States at our facility in Denton, TX. 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. The systems operate without modification to existing electrical equipment and allow technicians to operate equipment from a safe distance of up to 300 feet. All CBS ArcSafe equipment is manufactured in the United States at our Denton, TX, manufacturing facility. CBS ArcSafe offers 24/7/365 emergency support and is happy to develop custom remote racking and switching solutions for customers. Learn more at CBSArcSafe.com or call us toll-free at 877-4-SAFETY.

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