Choose the Calmount® brand capacitor to improve power factor at a fixed load up to 500 HP.

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CALMOUNT® Brand Capacitor Series

 APPLICATIONS

  • At the load
  • Branch panel
  • Main service entrance

MODELS
Models are based on indication preferences.

  • KIX Model: blown fuse and CelTel® (loss-of-capacitance) indication
  • KNX Model: blown fuse indication
  • KPX Model: fusing without indication

BLOWN FUSE INDICATION

  • Indication light illuminates on outside of enclosure when corresponding fuse has blown

CELTEL® LOSS-OF-CAPACITANCE INDICATION

  • Amber light illuminates when capacitor assembly is no longer functioning effectively

STANDARD FEATURES

  • UL & C-UL listed, CE
  • 2-year warranty
  • 3-line fusing
  • Discharge resistors per NEC requirements
  • Assembled in the USA

STANDARD RATINGS

  • 240, 480, 600 V
  • 3-phase
  • 60 Hz

CAPACITOR CELLS

  • Continuous voltage rating:
    • 264 V for 240 V application
    • 528 V for 480 V application
    • 660 V for 600 V application
  • Continuous current rating: 165% of nominal
  • Ambient temperature rating: 140° F
  • 130,000 hours rated life
  • 2-year warranty
  • Self-contained, 3-phase, delta-connected
  • Industrial grade dry-type construction
  • Losses of less than ½ watt per kVAr
  • Self-healing metallized polypropylene dielectric film
  • 3-phase overpressure disconnector
  • Hermetically-sealed aluminum case
  • Finger-safe, maintenance free terminals

FUSES

  • Fast-acting, current-limiting, with 200,000 ampere interrupting capacity

ENCLOSURES

  • Built to NEMA 12 specifications for indoor use
  • Recessed mounting holes for wall or shelf mounting. Spacers are required for shelf mounting. Optional shelf mounting spacer kit is available.
  • Designed for simple installation and maintenance

FIELD WIRING TERMINATION

  • Mechanical connections are provided for all field wiring termination points
  • Refer to product manual for incoming conductor information

OPTIONS

  • Non-fused
  • Built-in contactor for remote switching (not available with CelTel® Loss-of-Capacitance indication)
  • Multical series – one enclosure designed to treat up to four individual loads
  • Other voltage and phase applications available
  • Other enclosure ratings available
  • Other kVAr configurations available, please contact Myron Zucker, Inc. to speak to an engineer
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