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Manual Transfer Switch
surface mount

Easy to install and operate, connects portable generator to residential load center.  Allows manual transfer of individual loads to prevent overloading generator.   Each individual circuit can be transferred separately and only as needed.   Now required by Article 702.6 of the 2002 National Electric Code to prevent inadvertent backfeeding of electric power from generator into utility system which can be a safety hazard.

6 single-pole 120 volt circuits or 4 single-pole 120 volt circuits plus 1 double-pole 240 volt circuit, 15 amps maximum per circuit, 40 amps maximum combined load at 125 volts or 20 amps maximum combined load at 250 volts.  Each circuit provided with non-defeatable (break-before-make) double throw switch protected with a resettable circuit breaker.  Twist lock male L1420P power inlet receptacle for cable connection to generator, 5000 watt maximum.  Dual watt meters provided for balancing generator load with a convenience outlet that is "live" under generator power.  The 3/4 x 18 inch flexible conduit is pre-wired for easy connection to existing residential load center panel.  Installs in less than an hour, without pulling the electric meter or installing a sub-panel.  Suitable only for circuits protected with up to 20 amp breakers or fuses.  UL listed and CSA certified.  NEMA 1 indoor surface mount enclosure.  Exclusive Gen/Tran 24 month warranty.  See Gen/Tran Instruction Book.  Made in USA  



Total Capacity 5000 watts, 20 amps
Single Pole Circuits - 120VAC (4) 15 amp
Double Pole Circuits - 240VAC (1) 15 amp with handle tie
Generator Connection NEMA L1420P male inlet plug-in
Generator Load Watt Meters Yes
Enclosure Type indoor surface mounted
Convenience Receptacle Yes
UL Listing UL98 (this product should be installed before the next NEC is issued in 2005)
UL Short Circuit Withstand Rating 1,000 amps



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Item Number: 20216
List Price: $335.95
Your Price: $220.00  $159.00
Shipping Weight: 10 lbs.

Dimensions H x W x D (inches): 7-1/2 x 7 x 4-1/2
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