Ir setting chart

Chart 1: Prepared for Three phase, 415 volts,50Hz system

Sr.no

Gen-set
rating(KVA)

MCCB
(3pole)current
rating(In)(Amp)

1
2
3
4
5
6
6
7
8
9
10

63
75
85
100
125
180
200
250
325
377
500

100
125
160
160
200
400
400
400
630
630
800

Rated Gen-set
current(Amp)
87.57
104.25
118.15
139
173.75
250.2
278
347.5
451.75
524.03
695

'Ir' selection
factor

S.C. current
sustained by
Alternator
(Isd)

'Isd' setting
factor= (Isd/Ir)

0.88
0.83
0.74
0.87
0.87
0.63
0.70
0.87
0.72
0.83
0.87

NA
390
390
430
521
850
1000
1100
1500
2000
2400

NA
3.74
3.30
3.09
3.00
3.40
3.60
3.17
3.32
3.82
3.45

Nominclatures: Ir: Gen-set rated current
In: MCCB nominal rated current
Isd: S. C. sustained by alternator
Formulae:
1. Ir factor= Gen-set curent rating/ MCCB current rating (In)
2. Isd factor= S.C. sustained by alternator (Isd)/Gen-set current rating (Ir).