Motor Controllers and Disconnects
Cooper Wiring Devices has introduced its line of X-Switch™ Motor Controllers and Disconnects. Ideal for harsh environments, the X-Switch is designed to excel where standard switches are most susceptible to failure. Ideal for industrial manufacturing applications exposed to frequent washdowns, the X-Switch enclosure is specially designed to prevent the penetration of external contaminants while still delivering dependable motor control. It includes a variety of input/output options, including breather drains and pre-drilled holes.
The rugged design is also built to withstand extreme temperatures, chemicals and corrosive elements. “Our line of X-Switch options are the ideal solution for a wide range of harsh environments,” said Laura Ulz, President Cooper Wiring Devices. “Whether it’s a food processing plant, bottling facility, distillery, material handling or packaging equipment, our dependable solutions offer the reliability and longevity the complex environments demand day-in and day-out.” X-Switch products are the only motor controllers splash zone certified by the National Sanitation Foundation (NSF). They feature NEMA 4X stainless steel enclosures and include a high-visibility red handle that can be padlocked to meet OSHA lockout/tagout requirements. They are available in 30A, 40A and 60A switch options and include a compact size and footprint for installation versatility. All products are also cULus listed to UL508, CSA C22.2 no. 14, file no. E135083.
- for harsh environments
- withstands extreme temperatures