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Our Largest Business Panel Unit
"Off the Shelf" 3 ø Panel Units come in 4 sizes. A Panel Unit may be indicated for multiple and/or intermittent motors. Size needed can be determined by your Circuit Breaker Panel size.
This unit is a popular non-residential unit, operating with a 3 Phase Circuit Breaker.
Kvar Model Numbers are designated by:
PU: Stands for "Panel Unit",
The number indicates Three Phase
3 numbers following indicate amps.
This unit is for a Three Phase, 400 Amp Circuit Breaker Panel.
Kvar Panel units are installed on the top breaker of your breaker box.
Dedicated Circuit Breaker.
Top Circuit breaker is important to intercept the flow of electricity.
Installing anywhere else will not give you the full savings benefit.
Technical and installation information.
"Dedicated" (by itself on the breaker) If an appliance is on the same breaker as the Kvar unit, and there is a power surge or lightning strike,
your Kvar unit will take the impact-- along with your appliance.
Kvar is manufactured and installed according to article 460 of the National Electrical Code. It is strongly recommended that installation be performed by an Electrician.
If most of the panel is lighting, or if you have a large amount of inductive loads, please contact us for more information.