GE Power Break I Circuit Breaker Considerations

GE Power Break I by Jim Hardy We’ve provided this GE Power Break I resource with hard-to-find technical information. The problem is that since this is an obsolete product, there is limited information available about GE Power Break I breakers.  End users like options. PB 1 breakers were obsoleted about 20 years ago! Parts are hard

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GE Powerbreak I – Pros and Cons

GE Power Break I 4 things to consider when selecting PB1 Breakers by Jim Hardy We recently sold a reconditioned General Electric Power Break I (PB1) circuit breaker. During the sales process, our customer asked us to quote a new breaker, as well. As it turned out, GE discontinued manufacturing the PB1 in 2008 (GE

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Eaton E-house Low voltage MCC

Eaton E-House, Low Voltage MCC 1600amp and CPX-9000 VFD’s video tour browse catalog 1 year warranty. Call 888-599-0486 or chat below with a representative. Eaton E-House, Low Voltage MCC 1600amp and CPX-9000 VFD’s   When it’s time to upgrade or replace aging equipment, BCS Switchgear Modernization Solutions sustain your existing gear by upgrading components matching

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Westinghouse WFS Fusible Switch

WFS Switch, Fusible indoor5kv 1200amp switches video tour browse catalog WFS Switch, Fusible indoor 5kv 1200amp Switches Electrical Life Extension When it’s time to upgrade or replace aging equipment, BCS Switchgear Modernization Solutions sustain your existing gear by upgrading components matching current technologies. Testing Meets Standards​ BCS Switchgear tests equipment ensuring your gear meets manufacturer,

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Circuit Breakers and Switchgear

African Refinery Avoids Electrical Downtime with Quick U.S. Support

Africa relies heavily on the Middle East for oil supply. So when a refinery in Africa needed us to quickly replace their electrical switchgear, we were eager to help them avoid any disruption in their own fuel processing capabilities. BCS provided Westinghouse, WFS Switch, Fusible indoor 5kv 1200amp switches. The customer was in a hurry

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American Electric Power Substation Stays Online

American Electric Power (AEP) serves nearly 5.4 million customers in 11 states. The company needed to replace hard-to-find obsolete circuit breakers that protect substation distributing power. So going offline was not an option. But AEP didn’t have any down time on exchanging and adding new circuits to their system because BCS Switchgear had the older

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International Paper Recovers from Electrical Equipment Fire

  Production has continued at International Paper after an electrical fire destroyed  GE AKD-8  switchgear and circuit breakers, expensive electrical equipment. The costly equipment has been completely replaced by BCS Switchgear which specializes in repair and replacement of power distribution equipment and switchgear. BCS Switchgear, Inc. had International Paper covered when they needed a matching

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