Modular units

SM6 Merlin Gerin 24 kV
Catalog

2003

SM6 range 3 to 24 kV

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SM6 range Field of application Units for all functions Operating conditions Main characteristics Factory-built cubicles description Compartments description Safety of people Telecontrol of power distribution networks A range of FPIs for underground networks Description of the control/monitoring and protection functions Characteristics of the functional units Functional units selection Automatic control equipment Operating mechanisms Auxiliaries Motor option and releases for Evolis circuit breakers Current transformers Voltage transformers Transformers protection Motors protection with CRM units Interlocks Connections Connections selection table Cable-connection from below
Cable-connection height Trenches depth Trench diagrams example

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Installation Dimensions and weights Units dimensions Layout examples Protecting the environment A full range of services Appendices Trip curves for VIP 300 LL or LH relays Trip curves for VIP 200 and VIP 201 relays Trip curves for VIP 35 relays Fusarc CF fuses - Fuse and limitation curves Solefuse fuses - Fuse and limitation curves Order form Personal notes

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Installation

Connections

Characteristics of the functional units

SM6 range

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Presentation The experience of a world leader The range’s advantages The references of a leader Quality assurance

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The experience of a world leader

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The Schneider Electric group’s experience extends over forty years in factory-built cubicles and over twenty five years in SF6 technology for Medium Voltage switchgear. This experience means that today Schneider Electric can propose a complementary range: DMV-A, DMV-D, DMV-S vacuum type circuit breaker cubicles and internal arc cubicles 16 kA.1 s to reinforced the safety of people. This gives you the advantage of unique experience, that of a world leader, with over half a million SF6 Medium Voltage units installed throughout the world. Putting this experience at your service and remaining attentive to your requirements is the spirit of active partnership that we want to develop in offering you the SM6 range. The modular SM6 range is a range of harmonised cubicles equipped with SF6 or vacuum air breaking technology switchgear. These cubicles allow you to produce all your Medium Voltage substation requirements up to 24 kV by superposing their various functions. The result of in-depth analysis of your requirements, both now and in the future, SM6 cubicles mean that you can take advantage of all the features of both a modern and proven technology.

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1975: innovation Sulphur hexafluoride (SF6) is first used in an MV switch for an MV/LV transformer substation, with the VM6. 1989: experience Over 300,000 VM6 cubicles equipped networks throughout the world. 1991: innovation and experience Cumulated with the second generation of SM6 modular SF6 cubicles. 2001: a leading position b with over 500,000 SM6 cubicles installed around the world, Schneider Electric consolidates its position as uncontested leader in the Medium Voltage field. b development of the offer with the arrival of a range of vacuum type circuit breaker cubicles.

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The range’s advantages

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SM6, a comprehensive range b a comprehensive offer covering your current and future requirements; b a design adapted to the extension of your installations; b a catalogue of functions for all your applications; b a product designed to be in compliance with standards constraints; b options to anticipate the telecontrol of your installations.

Compactness
MT20143

SM6, an optimised range b compact units, with low increment cubicles; b rationalised space requirement for switchboard installation; b reduction of civil works costs; b easy integration in factory-built outdoor substations for which the SM6 is particularly well designed.

Maintenance
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SM6, a range with reduced maintenance b the active parts (breaking and earthing) are integrated in an SF6-filled, “sealed for life” unit; b the control mechanisms, are intented to function with reduced maintenance under normal operating conditions; b enhanced electrical endurance when breaking.

Ease of installation
MT20145

SM6, a simple range to incorporate b reduced dimensions and weights; b only one civil works layout; b a solution adapted to cable connection; b simplified switchboard busbar design.

Ease and safe to operate
MT20146

SM6, a proven range b a three position switch to block incorrect switching; b the earthing disconnector has full closing capacity; b positive breaking of position indicators; b internal arcing withstand in the cable and switchgear compartments; b clear and animated display diagrams; b switching lever with an “anti-reflex” function; b compartmented cubicles.

SM6 : a range designed with telecontrol in mind
MT20147

SM6 switchgear is perfectly adapted to telecontrol applications. Motorised, either when installed or at a later date on-site without any interruption in service, SM6 combines with the Easergy T200 remote control interface. You therefore benefit from a ready-to connect unit that is easy to incorporate providing guaranteed switchgear operation.

SM6 : a range with adapted protection devices
MT20148

With the SM6, Schneider Electric proposes solutions for protection and energy management; the Sepam and VIP or relay ranges protect installations, providing continuity of electrical supply and reducing downtime.

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Upgradability
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The references of a leader
SM6, a world-wide product

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Asia/Middle East
b Pasteur Institute, Cambodia b Tian he City, China b Sanya Airport, China b Bank of China, Beijing, Jv Yanta, China b Jing Guang Hotel, JGH, China b Plaza Hotel, Jakarta, Indonesia b Bali Airport, Indonesia b Wakasa Control Center, Japan b Otaru Shopping center, Japan b New City of Muang, Thong Than, Kanjanapas, Thailand b Danang and Quinhon Airport, Vanad, Vietnam b British Embassy, Oman b KBF Palace Riyadh, Saudi Arabia b Raka Stadium, Saudi Arabia b Bilkent University, Turkey b TADCO, BABOIL development, United Arab Emirates
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Africa
b ONAFEX, Hilton Hotel, Algeria b Yaounde University, Cameroon b Karoua Airport, Cameroon b Libreville Airport, Gabon b Ivarto Hospital, CORIF, Madagascar b Central Bank of Abuja, ADEFEMI, Nigeria b OCI Dakar, Oger international, CGE, Senegal b Bamburi cement Ltd, Kenya b Ivory Electricity Company, Ivory Coast

South America/Pacific
b Lamentin Airport, CCIM, Martinique b Space Centre, Kourou, Guyana b Mexico City Underground System, Mexico b Santiago Underground System, Chile b Cohiba Hotel, Havana, Cuba b Iberostar Hotel, Bavaro, Dominican Republic b Aluminio Argentino Saic SA, Argentina

Europe
b EDF, France b Eurotunnel, France b Futuroscope, Poitiers, France b François Mitterrand Library, France b Nestlé company headquarters, France b Stade de France, Paris, France b Kronofrance, France b TLM Terminal , Folkestone, Great Britain b Zaventem Airport, Belgium b Krediebank Computer Centre, Belgium b Bucarest Pumping station, Rumania b Prague Airport, Czech Republic b Philipp Morris St Petersburg, Russia b Ligget Ducatt Tobacco Factory, Russia b Kremlin Moscow, Russia b Allibert Tarazona, Spain

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Quality assurance
Quality certified to ISO 9001
Schneider Electric has integrated a functional organisation into each of its units. The main mission of this organisation is to check the quality and the compliance with standards. This procedure is: b uniform throughout all departments; b recognised by many customers and approved organisations. But it is above all its strict application that has enabled recognition to be obtained by an independent organisation: The French Quality Assurance Association (FQAA). The quality system for the design and manufacture of SM6 units has been certified in conformity with the requirements of the ISO 9001 quality and ISO 9002 quality assurance model.

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Meticulous and systematic controls
61002N

During manufacture, each SM6 is subject to systematic routine testing which aims to check the quality and conformity: b sealing testing; b filling pressure testing; b opening and closing rate testing; b switching torque measurement; b dielectric testing; b conformity with drawings and plans. The results obtained are written and reported on the test certificate for each device by the quality control department. The environmental management system adopted by Schneider Electric production sites that produce the SM6 have been assessed and judged to be in conformity with requirements in the ISO 14001 standard.

61003N

01 ISO 140

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A major advantage

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Field of application

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The SM6 range is made up of modular units containing fixed or withdrawable metal-enclosed SF6 switchgear, using sulphur hexafluoride (SF6) or vacuum: b switch-disconnector; b SF1, SFset or Evolis circuit breaker; b Rollarc 400 or 400 D contactor; b disconnector. SM6 units are used for the MV section in MV/LV transformer substations in public distribution systems and MV consumer or distribution substations up to 24 kV.

MV/LV transformer substations
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MV consumer substation (MV metering) IM IM CM DM2 QM PM IM

incoming line of the main distribution switchboard

Combined public distribution/ Consumer substation PM IM IM GIM QM

MV consumer substation (LV metering) IM IM QM

Substation GAM QM

Unit definitions
Below is the list of SM6 range units used in MV/LV transformer substations and industrial distribution substations: b IM, IMC, IMB switch; b EMB busbar earthing; b PM fused switch; b QM, QMC, QMB fuse-switch combination; b CRM contactor and contactor with fuses; b DM1-A, DM1-D, DM1-S single-isolation SF6 type circuit breaker; b DMV-A, DMV-D, DMV-S single-isolation vacuum type circuit breaker; b DM1-W, DM1-Z withdrawable single-isolation SF6 type circuit breaker; b DM2 double-isolation SF6 type circuit breaker; b CM, CM2 voltage transformers; b GBC-A, GBC-B current and/or voltage measurements; b NSM-cables for main incoming and standby; b NSM-busbars for main incoming and cables for standby; b GIM intermediate bus unit; b GEM extension unit; b GBM connection unit; b GAM2, GAM incoming cable connection unit; b SM disconnector; b TM MV/LV transformer unit for auxiliaries; b other units, consult us.

outgoing line toward other ring substations

Other standards
MV consumer substations (MV metering) IM IM DM1-D GBC-A QM DM1-S

outgoing line toward other ring substations incoming line of the main distribution switchboard

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Distribution switchboard DM1-A CM QMC IM IM DM1-D GBM DM1-A QMC CM

incoming line of private MV substation

incoming line of private MV substation

MV/LV transformer substations PM NSM-busbars GBM SM TM NSM-cables QM CRM CRM DM1-W

standby generator source

standby utility source

Distribution switchboard CM QM QM IMC IMB GBM IMC QM CM

incoming line of private MV substation

incoming line of private MV substation

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Industrial distribution substations
MT20150EN

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Units for all functions
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Connection to the networks
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Switch unit IM (375 or 500 mm)

Switch unit IMC (500 mm)

Switch unit with or without earthing disconnector right or left outgoing line IMB (375 mm)

Fuse-switch protection
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Fused-switch unit PM (375 mm)

MT20155

MT20156

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Fuse-switch combination unit QM (375 mm)

Fuse-switch combination unit QMC (625 mm)

MT20157

Fuse-switch combination unit right or left outgoing line QMB (375 mm)

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Contactor protection
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Contactor unit CRM (750 mm)

Fused-contactor unit CRM (750 mm)

SF6 circuit-breaker protection
MT20160 MT20161

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Single-isolation circuit breaker unit DM1-A (750 mm)

Single-isolation circuit breaker unit right or left outgoing line DM1-D (750 mm)

MT20162

MT20163

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Single-isolation circuit breaker unit with autonomous protection DM1-S (750 mm)

Double-isolation circuit breaker unit right or left outgoing line DM2 (750 mm)

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SF6 circuit-breaker protection
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Withdrawable single-isolation circuit breaker unit DM1-W (750 mm)

Withdrawable single-isolation circuit breaker unit right outgoing line DM1-Z (750 mm)

Vacuum circuit-breaker protection
MT20166 MT20167

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Single-isolation circuit breaker unit DMV-A (625 mm)

Single-isolation circuit breaker unit right outgoing line DMV-D (625 mm)

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MT20168

Single-isolation circuit breaker unit with autonomous protection DMV-S (625 mm)

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Units for all functions
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MV metering
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Voltage transformers for mains with earthed neutral system CM (375 mm)

Voltage transformers for mains with insulated neutral system CM2 (500 mm)

MT20171

MT20172

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Current and/or voltage measurement unit right or left outgoing line GBC-A (750 mm)

Current and/or voltage measurement unit GBC-B (750 mm)

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Casings
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Intermediate bus unit GIM (125 mm)

Extension unit VM6/SM6 GEM (125 mm)

Connection unit right or left outgoing line GBM (375 mm)

MT20176

MT20177

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Incoming cable-connection unit GAM2 (375 mm)

Incoming cable-connection unit GAM (500 mm)

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Other functions
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Disconnector unit SM (375 or 500 mm)

MV/LV transformer unit for auxiliaries TM (375 mm)

Busbar earthing compartment EMB (375 mm)

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Cables power supply for main incoming line and standby line NSM-cables (750 mm)

Busbars power supply for main incoming line on right or left and cables for standby line NSM-busbars (750 mm)

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Operating conditions

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In addition to its technical characteristics, SM6 meets requirements concerning protection of life and property as well as ease of installation, operation and protecting the environment.

SM6 units are designed for indoor installations (IP2XC). Their compact dimensions are: b 375 mm to 750 mm wide; b 1600 mm high; b 840 mm deep… … this makes for easy installation in small rooms or prefabricated substations. Cables are connected via the front. All control functions are centralised on a front plate, thus simplifying operation. The units may be equipped with a number of accessories (relays, toroids, instrument transformers, surge arrestor, telecontrol, etc.).

61000N

Standards
SM6 units meet all the following recommendations, standards and specifications: b recommendations IEC: 60694 : Common psecifications for high-voltage switchgear and controlgear standards. 60298 : A.C. metal-enclosed switchgear and controlgear for rated voltage above 1kV and up to including 52kV. 60265 : Hight voltage switches for rated voltages of 52kV and above. 60420 : Hight voltage alternatif current switch-fuse compbinations. 60255 : Electrical relays. 62271-100 : Hight-voltage alternating current circuit breakers. 62271-102 : Hight-voltage alternating current disconnectors and earthing switches. b UTE standards: NFC 13.100 : Consumer substation installed inside a building and fed by a second category voltage public distribution system. NFC 13.200 : Hight voltage electrical installations requirements. NFC 64.130 : Hight voltage switches for rated voltage above 1kV and less than 52 kV. NFC 64.160 : Alternating current disconnectors and earthing switches. b EDF specifications: HN 64-S-41 : A.C. metal-enclosed swichgear and controlgear for rated voltages above 1kV and up to and including 24 kV. HN 64-S-43 : Electrical independant-operating mechanism for switch 24kV - 400A.

Designation
SM6 units are identified by a code including: b an indication of the function, i.e. the electrical diagram code: IM, QM, DM1, CM, DM2, etc. b the rated current: 400 - 630 - 1250 A; b the rated voltage: 7.2 - 12 - 17.5 - 24 kV; b the maximum short-time withstand current values: 12.5 - 16 - 20 - 25 kA.1 s; b the colour is of RAL 9002 type (frosted satin white). Example for a unit designated: IM 400 - 24 - 12.5 b IM indicates an “incoming” or “outgoing” unit; b 400 indicates the rated current is 400 A; b 24 indicates the rated voltage is 24 kV; b 12.5 indicates the short-time withstand current is 12.5 kA.1 s.

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Main characteristics

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The hereunder values are for working temperatures from -5°C up to +40°C and for a setting up at an altitude below 1000 m.

Rated voltage (kV) Insulation level 50 Hz, 1 mn insulation (kV rms) isolation 1.2/50 ms insulation (kV peak) isolation Breaking capacity transformer off load (A) cables off load (A) short-time withstand current (kA.1 s)

7.2 20 23 60 70

12 28 32 75* 85

17.5 38 45 95 110

24 50 60 125 145

61005N

The making capacity is equal to 2.5 times the short-time withstand current. * 60 kV peak for the CRM unit.

General characteristics
Maximum breaking capacity Rated voltage (kV) Units IM, IMC, IMB, NSM-cables, NSM-busbars PM, QM, QMC, QMB CRM CRM with fuses SF6 circuit breaker range: DM1-A, DM1-D, DM1-W, DM1-Z, DM1-S, DM2 vacuum circuit breaker range: DMV-A, DMV-D, DMV-S 7.2 630 A 25 kA 10 kA 25 kA 25 kA 20 kA 8 kA 12 17.5 24

Internal arc withstand: b standard:12.5 kA. 0.7 s; b enhanced:16 kA. 1 s. Protection index: b units: IP2XC; b between compartments: IP2x.

20 kA

25 kA

20 kA

Endurance
Units IM, IMC, IMB, PM, QM*, QMC*, QMB*, NSM-cables, NSM-busbars CRM Disconnector Electro-magnetic compatibility: b relays: 4 kV withstand capacity, as per recommendation IEC 60801.4; b compartments: v electrical field: - 40 dB attenuation at 100 MHz, - 20 dB attenuation at 200 MHz; v magnetic field: 20 dB attenuation below 30 MHz. Temperatures: The cubicles must be stored in a dry area free from dust and with limited temperature variations. b for stocking: from -40°C to +70°C, b for working: from -5°C to +40°C, b other temperatures, consult us. Rollarc 400 mechanical endurance IEC 60265 1000 operations class M1 IEC 62271-102 1000 operations IEC 62470 300 000 operations 100 000 operations IEC 62271-102 1000 operations IEC 62271-100 10 000 operations electrical endurance IEC 60265 100 breaks at In, p.f. = 0.7 class E3

Rollarc 400D SF6 circuit breaker range: DM1-A, Disconnector DM1-D, DM1-W, Circuit breaker DM1-Z, SF DM1-S, DM2

IEC 62470 100 000 breaks at 320 A 300 000 breaks at 250 A 100 000 breaks at 200 A

IEC 62271-100 40 breaks at 12.5 kA 10 000 breaks at In, cos w = 0.7

vacuum circuit breaker range: DMV-A, Disconnector IEC 62271-102 DMV-D, Circuit breaker IEC 62271-100 DMV-S Evolis 10 000 operations
* as per recommendation IEC 60420, three breakings at p.f. = 0.2 b 1730 A under 12 kV, b 1400 A under 24 kV, b 2600 A under 5.5 kV.

IEC 62271-100 100 breaks at In, cos w =0,7

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16 25 630 - 1250 A 630 - 1250 A 630 - 1250 A 400 - 630 - 1250 A

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Factory-built cubicles description

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Switch and fuse protection cubicles
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Cubicles are made up of five compartments separated by metal or insulating partitions.

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1 switchgear: switch-disconnector and earthing switch in an enclosure filled with SF6 and satisfying “sealed pressure system” requirements. 2 busbars: all in the same horizontal plane, thus enabling later switchboard extensions and
connection to existing equipment.

3 connection: accessible through front, connection to the lower switch-disconnector and earthing switch terminals (IM cubicles) or the lower fuse-holders (PM and QM cubicles). This compartment is also equipped with an earthing switch downstream from the MV fuses for the protection units. 4 operating mechanism: contains the elements used to operate the switch-disconnector and earthing switch and actuate the corresponding indications (positive break). 5 low voltage: installation of a terminal block (if motor option installed), LV fuses and
compact relay devices. If more space is required, an additional enclosure may be added on top of the cubicle. Optional, switch cubicles (IM) can also be fitted with: b control motorisation; b surge arrestors.

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61054N

1 switchgear: disconnector(s) and earth switch(es), in enclosures filled with SF6 and satisfying “sealed pressure system” requirements. 2 1 5 2 busbars: all in the same horizontal plane, thus enabling later switchboard extensions and
connection to existing equipment.

SF6 circuit breaker cubicles

3 connection and switchgear: accessible through front, connection to the downstream terminals
of the circuit breaker. Two circuit breaker offers are possible: b SF1: combined with an electronic relay and standard sensors (with or without an auxiliary power supply; b SFset: autonomous set equipped with an electronic protection system and special sensors (requiring no auxiliary power supply).

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4 operating mechanism: contains the elements used to operate the disconnector(s), the circuit
breaker and the earthing switch and actuate the corresponding indications.

5 low voltage: installation of compact relay devices (Statimax) and test terminal boxes.
If more space is required, an additional enclosure may be added on top of the cubicle. Optional, cubicles may be fitted with: b current and voltage transformers; b circuit breaker control motorisation; b surge arrestors.

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61055N

1 switchgear: disconnector(s) and earth switch(es), in enclosures filled with SF6 and satisfying and one vacuum circuit breaker, “sealed pressure system” requirements. 2 1 2 busbars: all in the same horizontal plane, thus enabling later switchboard extensions and
connection to existing equipment.

Vacuum type circuit breaker cubicles

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3 connection and switchgear: accessible through front, connection to the downstream terminals of the circuit breaker. b Evolis: device associated with an electronic relay and standard sensors (with or without auxiliary source);
breaker and the earthing switch and actuate the corresponding indications.

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5 low voltage: installation of compact relay devices (VIP) and test terminal boxes.
If more space is required, an additional enclosure may be added on top of the cubicle. Optional, cubicles may be fitted with: b current and voltage transformers; b circuit breaker control motorisation; b surge arrestors.

61056N

1 switchgear: disconnector and earthing switch and contactor in enclosures filled with SF6 and satisfying “sealed pressure system” requirements. 2 1 5 4 2 busbars: all in the same horizontal plane, thus enabling later switchboard extensions and
connection to existing equipment.

Contactor cubicles

3 connection and switchgear: accessible through front. This compartment is also equipped with an earthing switch downstream. The Rollarc contactor may be equipped with fuses. Two types may be used: b R400 with magnetic holding; b R400D with mechanical latching. 4 operating mechanism: contains the elements used to operate the disconnector(s), the contactor 400 or 400D and the earthing switch and actuate the corresponding indications. 5 low voltage: installation of compact relay devices and test terminal boxes.
With basic equipment, an additional enclosure is added on top of the cubicle. Optional, cubicles may be fitted with current and voltage transformers.

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4 operating mechanism: contains the elements used to operate the disconnector(s), the circuit

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Compartments description

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Switchgear compartment
This compartment is separated from the busbar compartment and the connection compartment by the enclosure surrounding the switch, the disconnector and the earthing switch.
MT20187 61006N

Busbar compartment
The three insulated busbars are parallel-mounted. Connection is made to the upper pads of the enclosure using a field distributor with integrated captive screws. Ratings 400 - 630 - 1250 A.
MT20188 61007N

Connection and switchgear compartment
The network cables are connected: b to the terminals of the switch; b to the lower fuse holders; b or to the connection pads of the circuit breaker. Cables may have either: b cold fitted sheathing for dry-type or paper-insulated cables; With basic equipment, the maximum allowable cross-section for cable is: b 630 mm2 or 2 x 400 mm2 for 1250 A incoming or outgoing units; b 300 mm2 or 2 x 240 mm2 for incoming or outgoing units 400 - 630 A; b 95 mm2 for transformer protection cubicles incoporating fuses. The earthing switch must be closed before the cubicle may be accessed. The reduced depth of the cubicle makes for easy connection of all phases. A stud incorporated in the field distributor makes it possible to position and secure the cableend lug with a single hand.
MT20189

SF6 type circuit breaker

MT20200

Vacuum type circuit breaker

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Operating-mechanism compartments
These compartments contain the various operating functions for the: b switch and earthing switch; b disconnector(s); b circuit breaker; b contactor; and the voltage indicators. The operating-mechanism compartment may be accessed with the cables and busbars energised and without isolating the substation. It also enables easy installation of padlocks, locks and standard LV accessories (auxiliary contacts, trip units, motors, etc.).
MT20201 61008N

MT20202

C B A

Low-voltage compartment
This compartment enables the cubicle to be equipped with low voltage switchgear providing protection, control, status indication and data transmission. This compartment is available in 3 versions: cover, compartment and housing. A - cover: enables a very simple low voltage section to be installed such as indication buttons, push buttons or Statimax relays. The total height of the cubicle is then 1600 mm. B - compartment: enables a large majority of low voltage configurations to be installed. It also takes the Sepam 1000. The total cubicle height is then 1690 mm. C - housing: this is only used for larger low voltage accessories or those with a depth greater than 100 mm or complex equipment, such as Sepam 2000, Sepam 100, converters, regulating transformers or dual secondary transformers. The total height of the cubicle then becomes 2050 mm.

A - Cover h = 1600 mm
61009N

B - Compartment h = 1690 mm

C - Housing h = 2050 mm

In all cases, these volumes are accessible, with cables and busbars energised, without deenergising the substation.

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Safety of people
By switchgear
Switch or disconnector and earthing switch
b Gas tightness The three rotating contacts are placed in an enclosure filled with gas to a relative pressure of 0.4 bar (400 hPa). It satisfies “sealed pressure system” requirements and seal tightness is always checked in the factory. b Operating safety v the switch may be in one of three positions: “closed”, “open”, or “earthed”, representing a natural interlocking system that prevents incorrect operation. Moving-contact rotation is driven by a fast-acting mechanism that is independent of the action of the operator. v the device combines the breaking and disconnection functions. v the earthing switch placed in the SF6 has a short-circuit making capacity, in compliance with standards. v any accidental over-pressures are eliminated by the opening of the safety membrane, in which case the gas is directed toward the back of the unit, thus avoiding projection or other related phenomena in front.
MT20184

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61010N

Switch-disconnector

Contacts closed

Contacts open

Contacts earthed

Rollarc 400 and 400D contactor
b Gas tightness The three phases are placed in an enclosure filled with SF6 gas to a relative pressure of 2.5 bars (2500 hPa). It satisfies “sealed pressure system” requirements and seal tightness is always checked in the factory. b Operating safety Accidental over-pressures are eliminated by the opening of the safety membrane.
MT20185 61011N

Rollarc contactor

Contacts closed

Main contacts separated

Arcing period

Contacts open

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Safety of people
By switchgear
SF6 circuit breaker: SF1 or SFset
b Gas tightness The SF1 or SFset circuit breaker is made up of three separate poles mounted on a structure supporting the operating mechanism. Each pole-unit houses all the active elements in an insulating enclosure filled with gas to a relative pressure of 0.5 bar (500 hPa). It satisfies “sealed pressure system” requirements and seal tightness is always checked in the factory. b Operating safety As for switch-units, accidental over-pressures are eliminated by the opening of the safety membrane.
MT20186

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61012N

SF1 circuit breaker

Contacts closed

Precompression

Arcing period

Contacts open

Vacuum type circuit breaker: Evolis
b Gas tightness The Evolis circuit breaker comprises three separate pole units fixed on a structure supporting the control mechanism. Each pole encloses all of the active parts in an insulating enclosure, under vacuum, and its gas tightness is systematically checked in the factory. b Operating safety v the magnetic field is applied along the contact axis of the vacuum type circuit breaker. This process diffuses the arc in a regular manner with high currents. It ensures optimum distribution of the energy along the compact surface so as to avoid local hot spots. The advantages of this technique: v a simplified vacuum type circuit breaker which is consequently very reliable, v low dissipation of arcing energy in the circuit breaker, v highly efficient contacts which do not distort during repeated breaking, v significant reduction in control energy.
61058N

Evolis circuit breaker

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Safety of people
By operating mechanism safety
Reliable operating mechanism
b Switchgear status indicator: Fitted directly to the mobile equipment’s shaft, these give a definite indication of the switchgear’s position. (appendix A of standard IEC 62271-102.). b Operating lever: This is designed with an anti-reflex device that stops any attempt to re-open the device immediately after closing the switch or the earthing disconnector. b Locking device: Between one and three padlocks enable the following to be locked: v access to the switching shaft of the switch or the circuit breaker, v access to the switching shaft of the earthing disconnector, v operating of the opening release push-button.

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61013N

Simple and effortless switching
Mechanical and electrical controls are side by side on the front fascia, on a panel including the schematic diagram indicating the device’s status (closed, open, earthed): b Closed: the mobile equipment is operated via a quick acting mechanism, independent of the operator. No energy is stored in the switch, apart from when switching operations are taking place. For combined switch fuses, the opening mechanism is armed at the same time as the contacts are closed. b Opening: the switch is opened using the same quick acting mechanism, operated in the opposite direction. For circuit breakers and the combined switch fuses, opening is controlled by: v a push-button, v a fault. b Earthing: a specific control shaft enables the opening or closing of the earthing contacts. Access to this shaft is blocked by a cover that can be slid back if the switch is open but which remains locked in place if it is closed.

Voltage presence indicator
This device has integrated VPIS (Voltage Presence Indicating System) type lights, in conformity with IEC standard 61958, enabling the presence (or absence) of voltage to be checked on the cables.

Insensitivity to the environment
b An internal sealed enclosure, contains the active parts of the switchgear (switch, earthing disconnector). It is filled with SF6 in accordance with the definitions in IEC recommendation 60298 for “sealed pressure systems”. Sealing is systematically checked in the factory. b Parts are designed in order to obtain optimum electrical field distribution. b The metallic structure of cubicles is designed to withstand and aggressive environment and to make it impossible to access any energised part when in operation.
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Safety of people
By internal arc protection

0

Standard IEC 60298 appendix AA indicates a method for testing switchgear in metal enclosures under internal arcing conditions. The aim of this test is to show that an operator present in front of a switchboard would be protected against the effects of an internal fault.

To enhance the safety of people, it is desirable to provide as high a degree of protection as possible by evacuating the effects of internal arcing using: b evacuation systems which direct gases towards the top or the bottom of the switchboard enabling over pressure to be limited in the case of an internal fault in the compartments; b channelling and evacuating hot gases towards an external area, which is not hazardous for the operator; b materials which are non-inflammable for the cubicle; b reinforced panels.

Consequently: The SM6 is designed to offer a good level of safety
b Control of the architecture: v compartment type enclosure. b Technological control: v electrotechnical: modelling of electrical fields, v mechanical: parts produced using CAD systems. b Use of reliable components: v choice of materials, v earthing switch with closing capacity. b Devices for total operating safety: v voltage presence indicator on the front face, v natural reliable interlocking, v locking using keys or padlocks.

Internal arc withstand of the cubicles
Case of an SM6 switchboard installed against the wall upwards exhaust: 3-sides internal arc protection

b 2 versions are available: v basic version: 12.5 kA. 0.7 s, v enhanced internal arcing withstand: 16 kA. 1 s.

MT20298

SM6 internal arc (in conformity with IEC 60298 appendix AA)
In its internal arc version, the SM6 range has successfully passed all of the type testing relative to standard IEC 60298 (6 acceptance criteria). The materials used meet the constraints for which the SM6 is designed. The thermal and mechanical forces that an internal arc can produce are perfectly absorbed by the enclosure. An operator present in the front of the SM6 switchboard during an internal fault will not be exposed to the effects of arcing.

Case of an SM6 switchboard installed in the middle of a room downwards exhaust: 4-sides internal arc protection

SM6 proposes several options to install an internal arc enhanced switchboard
b 3-sides internal arc protection: Case of an SM6 switchboard positioned against the wall, access to the rear of the cubicles is impossible, internal arc protection on three sides is sufficient. b 4-sides internal arc protection: For SM6 switchboards installed in the middle of a room, 4-sides internal arc protection is necessary in order to protect an operator moving around the switchboard.

Choice of exhaust
The choice depends on the civil engineering: b Upwards exhaust: A ceiling height greater than 2200 mm is necessary. b Downwards exhaust: Civil engineering with an adequate volume is necessary.

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MT20299

SM6 range

Telecontrol of power distribution networks

0

SM6: an integrated range for telecontrol of MV networks.

SM6 switchgear is perfectly suited to a telecontrol environment due to options such as: b Easergy T200 I telecontrol interface; b independent power supply of electrical controls; b auxiliary contacts for position and fault signalling; b current sensors for fault detection.

Easergy T200 I: an interface designed for the telecontrol of MV networks
Easergy T200 I is an interface that is both “plug and play” and multifunctional. It integrates all the functional features required for the remote monitoring and controlling of SM6: b acquisition of various types of data: switch position, fault detectors, current values, etc. b transmission of switch opening and closing orders; b exchange with the control centre. Particularly called on during network incidents, Easergy T200 I has proven reliability and dependability in order to operate the switchgear whenever required. It is simple to install and to operate. A functional unit dedicated to Medium Voltage networks b Easergy T200 I is designed to be directly connected to MV switchgear, without any specific converter. b it has a simple fascia layout for local operation, authorising management of electrical controls (local/remote switch) and enables visualisation of information on switchgear status. b it integrates an MV network fault current detection system (overcurrent and zero sequence) with detection thresholds that are configurable channel by channel (current value and duration). Guaranteeing Medium Voltage switchgear operation b Easergy T200 I has been subjected to severe testing in terms of MV electrical constraints. b a backup power supply guarantees continuity of service for several hours in the instance of any loss in auxiliary power supply providing power to the Easergy T200 I and MV switchgear motorization. Ready to connect b Easergy T200 I is delivered with a kit for easy connection to motorization and data acquisition terminals. b the telecontrol unit connectors are foolproof to avoid any errors during installation or maintenance. b data acquisition core balance CT’s for current measurement are of the opening type for easier installation.

61017N

61015N

61018N

61019N

61020N

Control command

Foolproof connectors

Local information

Power unit

61021N

Opening core balance CT’s

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A range of FPIs for underground networks

0

A range for the tracking of permanent faults on MV underground networks.

Bright outdoor
61022N

The Easergy FPI range completes the expertise and leadership of Merlin Gerin in the MV field. It is the widest range available on the market place and covers all types of MV networks with their neutral grounding arrangements. Holding several key patents in this technology, Merling Gerin’s Easergy directional or ammeter FPIs are available for both overhead and underground MV lines, with various power supplies and packages. Backed by Schneider Electric international organization and experience of 40 years in Medium Voltage applications, Easergy puts its know how at the service of utilities striving for a better quality.

Usage
SM6 range
The Easergy range is designed for the tracking of permanent faults on MV cable networks. Thanks to an ammeter or directional fault detection scheme it covers the needs of all types of MV networks. Available in weatherproof or non-weatherproof enclosures, LV battery back, DC, or battery-only power supplies, the Easergy range is very versatile and offers more than 15 versions.

Benefits
Thanks to its programmability, the lineman is sure to be able to select the tripping parameters (current reset, timer reset, Low Voltage reset, manual reset) that match the one of the protection devices on a given feeder.
Easergy F279 electronic detector unit Split-core current transformer

Easergy standard features: b 16 3Io, 4 Imax trip values; b 8 timer reset values, (3 reset modes). This is of paramount importance for tripping reliability.

MV telecontrol system
All members of the Easergy family come equipped with a dry contact output for connection to a Remote Terminal Unit as Easergy T200 I Merlin Gerin, capable of tele-signalling the passage of the fault current. In addition, a cost-effective tele-signalling device is available.
MV/LV substation
MT20183EN

MV/LV substation

MV/LV substation

Flashing MV feeder substation

Flashing

Not flashing

The fault is located here

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Description of the control/monitoring and protection functions

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Sepam 1000
61023N

Range of multifunctional protection devices
Sepam
The Sepam range is made up of digital control/monitoring and protection units for MV distribution networks. Their capacity is suited to all types of applications: b protection; b monitoring and control system; b metering and signalling for MV distribution networks; b communication; b autodiagnostics system; b generator. Sepam is a complete range with digital displays to meet all needs: b wide dynamic adjustment range; b setting protection by password; b compatible with all types of sensors; b ease of use with logging of trip currents for each phase and display of true measurement values; b operating reliability with continuous monitoring, and high level of immunity to electromagnetic interference; b ModBus communication module.

Sepam 2000

Sepam 1000
The Sepam 1000 is suited to applications such as: b substation; b transformer; b motor; b busbar. It allows measurement of current or voltage. It has a pre-programmed, settable control logic. As an option it has a ModBus communication module.

Sepam 2000
The Sepam 2000 is adapted to all types of applications: b substation; b transformer; b motor; b busbar; b capacitor; b generator. It enables the measurement of current and voltage (and therefore power and energy). It has a pre-programmed settable control logic which is entirely programmable (in ladder form) enabling all automatic control functions to be handled.

Definite time-delay autonomous
61024N

Statimax
General protection of MV consumer substations (MV metering). Statimax ensures, without an auxiliary source, against phase and zero-sequence faults. Statimax is made up of an electronic setting device, three toroid voltage-matching transformers, a zero-sequence transformer and a regulation device that supplies the power for the electronics and the low-energy Mitop release.

Continuity of the electrical power supply
61025N

Source transfer switches
Designed for energy management and distribution applications, these electronic units automatically and safely switch between two different MV sources.
Note: these equipments (except VIP and Statimax) are set up in the low-voltage compartment of the concerning unit.

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0

VIP 35 protection relay
Integrated in the DM1-S and DMV-S cubicles The VIP 35 is an independent relay without an auxiliary power supply, powered by the current sensors, and actuating a Mitop release unit. VIP 35 provides protection against phase-to-phase faults and against earthing faults. Phase protection b phase protection is achieved by a definite time threshold which functions from 1.2 times the operating current (Is). Earthing protection b earthing fault protection functions with the residual current measurement taken from the sum of the secondary currents in the sensors. This is taken via a CRc, 8 A to 80 A gauge. b earthing protection is inverse definite time: its threshold and time delay can be set.
61026N

VIP 35

VIP 300 LL protection relay
Integrated in the DM1-S and DMV-S cubicles VIP 300 provides protection against phase-to-phase and phase-to-earth faults. A choice of trip curves and the large number of possible settings mean that it can be used in a large variety of selectivity layouts. VIP 300 is an independent relay powered by the current sensors; it does not require an auxiliary power supply. It actuates a release unit. Phase protection b phase protection is via two independently adjustable thresholds: v the lower threshold can be chosen to be inverse definite time or definite time. The definite time curves are in conformity with IEC standard 60255-3. They are either of inverse, very inverse or extremely inverse type. v the upper threshold is inverse definite time. Earthing protection b protection against phase-to-earth faults uses the residual current measurement, taken from the sum of the secondary currents in the sensors. This is taken via a CRa X1 gauge: 10 to 50 A and X4: 40 to 200 A or via a CRb X1 gauge: 63 to 312 A and X4: 250 A to 1250 A. b as for phase protection, phase-to-earth protection had two thresholds that can be independently set. Signalling b two indicators show the origin of the trip operation (phase or earth). They remain in position after the relay power supply has been cut. b two led indicators (phase and earth) show that the lower threshold has been exceeded and that its time delay is currently in progress.
61027N

VIP 300 LL

VIP 200 and VIP 201 protection relay
Independent definite time protection device integrated with the SFset circuit breaker Protection relay without an auxiliary power supply. Dedicated to the protection of transformers, this relay also enables very accurate selectivity to be obtained. VIP 200 and VIP 201 protection units in the Fluarc SFset circuit breaker, without an auxiliary power supply, protect against phase-to-phase and earth faults. All these protection devices have wide settings ranges for their trip currents.
VIP 200

61028N

Selection table
Protection type Code Protection units Sepam Statimax 2000 1000+ b b b b b b b b b b b b b b b b b b b b VIP 200 b (1) b (1) 201 b (1) b (1) 35 b (2) b (3) 300 b (1) b (1)

(1) DT, EI, SI, VI and RI trip curves (2) Inverse curve suited to transformer protection (3) DT trip curve

three-phase overcurrent zero-sequence overcurrent directional zero-sequence current undervoltage overvoltage thermal image zero-sequence overvoltage negative sequence overcurrent long start-up and rotor blocking maximum number of start-ups single-phase undercurrent

50 - 51 50N - 51N 67N 27 59 49 59N 46 51LR 66 37

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Network connection

0

IM (375 or 500 mm) Switch

IMC (500 mm) Switch

IMB (375 mm) Switch with earthing switch Right or left outgoing
MT20206 MT20207

without earthing switch Right or left outgoing

MT20204

Electrical characteristics
kA
MT20241

25

20 630 A 16

12.5 7.2

400 - 630 A 12 17.5 24 kV

Basic equipment:
b switch and earthing switch b three-phase busbars b CIT operating mechanism b voltage indicators b connection pads for dry-type cables b one to three CTs b three-phase bottom busbars for outgoing lines (right or left)

Versions:
b CI2 operating mechanism b CI1 operating mechanism b 630 A or 1250 A three-phase busbars

Optional accessories:
b motor for operating mechanism b auxiliary contacts b additional enclosure or connection enclosure for cabling from above b key-type interlocks b 50 W heating element b stands footing b release units b phase comparator b fault indicators b surge arrestors (for 500 mm cubicle)

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Fuse-switch protection

0

PM (375 mm) Fused-switch unit

MT20208

Electrical characteristics
kA
MT20242

25

20 200 A 16

12.5 7.2 12 17.5 24 kV

Basic equipment:
b switch and earthing switch b three-phase busbars b CIT operating mechanism b voltage indicators b connection pads for dry-type cables b downstream earthing switch b equipment for three UTE or DIN fuses

Versions:
b CI1 operating mechanism b 630 A or 1250 A three-phase busbars

Optional accessories:
b motor for operating mechanism b auxiliary contacts b enlarged low-voltage compartment b additional enclosure or connection enclosure for cabling from above b key-type interlocks b 50 W heating element b stands footing b mechanical indication system for blown fuses b UTE or DIN fuses b release units

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Characteristics of the functional units

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Fuse-switch protection

0

QM (375 mm) Fuse-switch combination unit

QMC (625 mm) Fuse-switch combination unit

QMB (750 mm) Fuse-switch combination unit Outgoing line right or left
MT20211

MT20209

Electrical characteristics
kA
MT20242

25

20 200 A 16

12.5 7.2 12 17.5 24 kV

Basic equipment:
b switch and earthing switch b three-phase busbars b CI1 operating mechanism b voltage indicators b equipment for three UTE or DIN striker fuses b mechanical indication system for blown fuses b connection pads for dry-type cables b downstream earthing switch b one to three CTs b three-phase bottom busbars for outgoing lines (right or left)

Versions:
b 630 A or 1250 A three-phase busbars b CI2 operating mechanism

Optional accessories:
b motor for operating mechanism b auxiliary contacts b additional enclosure or connection enclosure for cabling from above b key-type interlocks b 50 W heating element b stands footing b indication contact for blown fuses b UTE or DIN striker fuses b release units

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Characteristics of the functional units

Functional units selection
Contactor protection

0

CRM (750 mm) Contactor

CRM (750 mm) Contactor with fuses

MT20212

Electrical characteristics
kA
MT20243 MT20244

MT20213

kA

10 8 400 A

20 250 A 16

12.5 7.2 12 kV 7.2 12 kV

Basic equipment:
b Rollarc 400 or 400D contactor b disconnector and earthing switch b three-phase busbars b contactor operating mechanism R400 with magnetic holding or contactor R400D with mechanical latching b disconnector operating mechanism CS b one to three current transformers b auxiliary contacts on contactor b connection pads for dry-type cables b voltage indicators b downstream earthing switch b additional enclosure b operation counter b equipment for three DIN fuses

Version:
b 630 A or 1250 A three-phase busbars

Optional accessories:
b cubicle: v auxiliary contacts on the disconnector v protection using Sepam programmable electronic unit v one to three voltage transformers v key-type interlocks v 50 W heating element v stands footing b contactor: v mechanical interlocking b DIN fuses

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SF6 type circuit breaker protection

0

DM1-A (750 mm) Single-isolation circuit breaker

DM1-D (750 mm) Single-isolation circuit breaker Outgoing line on right
MT20215 MT20216

DM1-D (750 mm) Single-isolation circuit breaker Outgoing line on left

MT20214

Electrical characteristics
kA
MT20245

25

20 630 - 1250 A 16

12.5 7.2

400 - 630 - 1250 A 12 17.5 24 kV

Basic equipment:
b SF1or SFset circuit breaker (only for the 400-630 A performances) b disconnector and earthing switch b three-phase busbars b circuit breaker operating mechanism RI b disconnector operating mechanism CS b voltage indicators b three CTs for SF1 circuit breaker b auxiliary contacts on circuit breaker b connection pads for dry-type cables b downstream earthing switch b three-phase bottom busbars

Version:
b 630 A or 1250 A three-phase busbars

Optional accessories:
b cubicle: v auxiliary contacts on the disconnector v additional enclosure or connection enclosure for cabling from above v protection using Statimax relays, or Sepam programable electronic unit for SF1 circuit breaker v three voltage transformers for SF1 circuit breaker v key-type interlocks v 50 W heating element v stands footing v surge arrestors b circuit breaker: v motor for operating mechanism v release units v operation counter on manual operating mechanism

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SF6 type circuit breaker protection

0

DM1-S (750 mm) Single-isolation circuit breaker with independent protection
MT20217 MT20218

DM2 (750 mm) Double-isolation circuit breaker Outgoing line on right
MT20219

DM2 (750 mm) Double-isolation circuit breaker Outgoing line on left

Electrical characteristics
kA
MT20241

20 630 A 16

12.5 7.2

400 - 630 A 12 17.5 24 kV

Basic equipment:
b SF1 circuit breaker b disconnector and earthing switch b three-phase busbars b circuit breaker operating mechanism RI b disconnector operating mechanism CS b auxiliary contacts on circuit breaker b VIP relay protection b three CR sensors for VIP relay protection b voltage indicators b connection pads for dry-type cables b downstream earthing switch b three CTs

Version:
b 630 A or 1250 A three-phase busbars

Optional accessories:
b cubicle: v auxiliary contacts on disconnectors v additional enclosure or connection enclosure for cabling from above v three voltage transformers v key-type interlocks v 50 W heating element v stands footing b circuit breaker: v motor for operating mechanism v release units v operation counter on manual operating mechanism

v protection using Statimax relays or Sepam programable electronic unit

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SF6 type circuit breaker protection

0

DM1-W (750 mm) Withdrawable single-isolation circuit breaker

DM1-Z (750 mm) Withdrawable single-isolation circuit breaker Outgoing line on right
MT20221

MT20220

Electrical characteristics
kA
MT20245 MT20246

kA 25

25

20 630 - 1250 A 16

20 1250 A 16

12.5 7.2

400 - 630 - 1250 A 12 17.5 24 kV

12.5 7.2 12 17.5 24 kV

Basic equipment:
b SF1 circuit breaker b disconnector and earthing switch b three-phase busbars b circuit breaker operating mechanism RI b disconnector operating mechanism CS b voltage indicators b three CTs b auxiliary contacts on circuit breaker b earthing switch operating mechanism CC b connection pads for dry-type cables b downstream earthing switch b three-phase busbars

Version:
b 630 A or 1250 A three-phase busbars

Optional accessories:
b cubicle: v auxiliary contacts on the disconnector v additional enclosure or connection enclosure for cabling from above v protection using Statimax relays or Sepam programable electronic unit v three voltage transformers v key-type interlocks v 50 W heating element v stands footing v withdrawable circuit breaker cradle v surge arrestors b circuit breaker: v motor for operating mechanism v release units v operation counter on manual operating mechanism

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Vacuum type circuit breaker protection

0

DMV-A (625 mm) Single-isolation circuit breaker

DMV-D (625 mm) Single-isolation circuit breaker Outgoing line on right
MT20223 MT20224

DMV-S (625 mm) Single-isolation circuit breaker with independent protection

MT20222

Electrical characteristics
kA
MT20247

kA
MT20248

20 630 1250 A

20 630 A 16

16

12.5

400 - 630 1250 A 12 17.5 kV

12.5

400 - 630 A 12 17.5 kV

Basic equipment:
b Evolis circuit breaker b disconnector and earthing switch for 400 - 630A b disconnector and earthing switch for 1250A b three-phase busbars b circuit breaker operating mechanism Proxima b disconnector operating mechanism CIT b voltage indicators b auxiliary contacts on circuit breaker b three CT’s b Sepam programable electronic unit b connection pads for dry-type cables b downstream earthing switch b 3 Cr sensors for VIP relay protection b protection by VIP relays

Version:
b 630 A or 1250 A three-phase busbars b 630 A or 1250 A three-phase busbars

Optional accessories:
b cubicle: v auxiliary contacts on the disconnector v additional enclosure or connection enclosure for cabling from above v three voltage transformers v key-type interlocks v stands footing b circuit breaker: v motor for operating mechanism v release units v operation counter on manual operating mechanism

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MV metering

0

CM (375 mm) Voltage transformers for mains with earthed neutral system
MT20225 MT20226

CM2 (500 mm) Voltage transformers for mains with insulated neutral system

Electrical characteristics
kA
MT20249

25

20 50 A 16

12.5 7.2 12 17.5 24 kV

Basic equipment:
b disconnector and earthing switch b three-phase busbars b operating mechanism CS b LV circuit isolation switch b LV fuses b three 6.3 A UTE or DIN type fuses b three-voltage transformers (phase-to-earth) b two voltage transformers (phase-to-phase)

Version:
b 630 A or 1250 A three-phase busbars

Optional accessories:
b auxiliary contacts b additional enclosure or connection enclosure for cabling from above b 50 W heating element b stands footing b indication contact for blown fuses

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MV metering

0

GBC-A (750 mm) Current and/or voltage measurements Outgoing line on right
MT20227 MT20228

GBC-A (750 mm) Current and/or voltage measurements Outgoing line on left
MT20229

GBC-B (750 mm) Current and/or voltage measurements

Electrical characteristics
kA
MT20245

25

20 630 - 1250 A 16

12.5 7.2

400 - 630 - 1250 A 12 17.5 24 kV

Basic equipment:
b one to three CTs b connection bars b three-phase busbars

Optional accessories:
b additional enclosure b three voltage transformers (phase-to-earth), or two voltage transformers (phase-to-phase) b stands footing

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Casings

0

GEM (125 mm) Extension unit VM6/SM6

GIM (125 mm) Intermediate bus unit

GBM (375 mm) Connection unit Outgoing line right or left

MT20230

MT20230

Electrical characteristics
kA
MT20241

MT20231

kA 25

25

20 630 A 16

20 630 - 1250 A 16
400 - 630 A 7.2 12 17.5 24 kV

12.5

12.5 7.2

400 - 630 - 1250 A 12 17.5 24 kV

Basic equipment:
b three-phase busbars
b three-phase busbars

b connection bars b three-phase busbars for outgoing lines right or left

Optional accessories:
b stands footing b additional enclosure

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Casings

0

GAM2 (375 mm) Incoming-cable-connection unit

GAM (500 mm) Incoming-cable-connection unit

MT20232

Electrical characteristics
kA
MT20241

MT20233

kA
MT20245

25

25

20 630 A 16

20 630 - 1250 A 16 400 - 630 A 7.2 12 17.5 24 kV

12.5

12.5 7.2

400 - 630 - 1250 A 12 17.5 24 kV

Basic equipment:
b three-phase busbars b voltage indicators b connection pads for dry-type cables b connection bars b operating mechanism CC b earthing switch

Optional accessories:
b enlarged low-voltage compartment b stands footing b 50 W heating element b auxiliary contacts b surge arrestors b key-type interlocks

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Other functions

0

SM (375 ou 500(1) mm) Disconnector unit

TM (375 mm) MV/LV transformer unit for auxiliaries

EMB (375 mm)(2) (3) Busbars earthing compartment

MT20234

MT20235

Electrical characteristics
kA
MT20245 MT20249

MT20236

kA
MT20241

kA 25

25

25

20 630 - 1250 A 16

20 50 A 16

20 630 A 16

12.5 7.2

400 - 630 - 1250 A 12 17.5 24 kV

12.5 7.2 12 17.5 24 kV

12.5 7.2

400 - 630 A 12 17.5 24 kV

Basic equipment:
b disconnector and earthing switch b three-phase busbars b operating mechanism CS b connection pads for dry-type cables b voltage indicators b two 6.3 A fuses, UTE or DIN type b LV circuit isolating switch b one voltage transformer (phase-to-phase) b disconnector and earthing switch b connection bars b operating mechanism CIT

Version:
b 630 A or 1250 A three-phase busbars

Optional accessories:
b auxiliary contacts b additional enclosure b key-type interlocks b stands footing b 50 W heating element b connection enclosure for cabling from above b mechanical indication system for blown fuses b connection enclosure for cabling from above b auxiliary contacts b key-type interlocks

(1) only for 1250 A units. (2) installation on 630 A IM 375 mm or DM1-A units (except additional enclosure or connection enclosure for cabling from above). (3) require an key-type interlocks.

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Other functions

0

NSM-cables (750 mm) Cables power supply for main incoming line (N) and standby line (S)

NSM-busbars (750 mm) Busbars power supply for main incoming line on right and cables (N) for standby line (S)
MT20238 MT20239

NSM-busbars (750 mm) Busbars power supply for main incoming line on left and cables (N) for standby line (S)

MT20237

Electrical characteristics
kA
MT20241

25

20 630 A 16

12.5 7.2

400 - 630 A 12 17.5 24 kV

Basic equipment:
b automatic version: v switches and earthing switches v three-phase busbars v connection pads for dry-type cables v voltage indicators v mechanical interlocking v motorised operating mechanism CI2 with 24 Vdc shunt trips v additional enclosure v automatic-control equipment

Version:
b 630 A or 1250 A three-phase busbars

Optional accessories:
b automatic version: v auxiliary contacts v key-type interlocks v 50 W heating element v stands footing

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Characteristics of the functional units

Automatic control equipment

0

Ua
MT20250

Ua

Transfer switch RCV 420
b locking function in the event of a fault b possibility of parallel operation b autonomous 24 Vdc supply for trip units and motor type: v -10°C < T < +40°C or, v 0°C < T < +60°C. b terminal block for external orders for block transfer. Operating sequences: b transfer to standby source (Fig. 2) 1 - voltage loss on main feeder Ua lasting for a time set to 0.1 - 0.2 - 0.4 - 0.6 - 0.8 - 1 - 1.5 2 s (T1) and voltage present on standby feeder Us, 2 - transfer. b transfer back to main source (Fig. 3) 1 - voltage present on main feeder Ua lasting for a time set to 5 - 10 - 20 - 40 - 80 - 100 - 120 s (T2), 2 - return transfer.

t Us Us

t

t U T1 tr U T2

t tr

Fig. 2

t

Fig. 3

t

tr: transfer switch response time (70 to 80 ms)

Ua
MT20251

Ua

Transfer switch RNS 11
b locking function in the event of a fault b autonomous 24 Vdc supply for trip units and motor type: v -10°C < T < +40°C or, v 0°C < T < +60°C. b terminal block for external orders to block transfer. Operating sequences: b transfer to standby generator (Fig. 4) 1 - voltage loss on main feeder Ua lasting for a time set from 1 to 15 s (T1 is factory set), 2 - generator start-up (T2), 3 - transfer when generator voltage Us is present (external relay). b transfer back to main source (Fig. 5) 1 - voltage present on main feeder Ua lasting for a time set from 60 to 120 s (T3 is factory set), 2 - return transfer, 3 - generator shutdown 6 seconds after return transfer (T4).

t Us Us

t

t U T1 T2 tr U tr T3

t T4

Fig. 4

t

Fig. 5

t

tr: transfer switch response time (70 to 80 ms)

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Operating mechanisms

0

The control devices required for the unit operating mechanisms are centralised on the front panel. The different types of operating mechanism are presented in the table opposite. Operating speeds do not depend on the operator, except for the CS. For the interlocks, consult the table pages 53/54 according to concerned cubicles.

Units

IM, IMB, IMC PM QM, QMC, QMB CM, CM2, CRM DM1-A, DM1-D, DM1-S, DM1-Z, DM2 DM1-A(*), DM1-W DMV-A, DMV-D, DMV-S NSM-cables, NSM-busbars GAM SM, TM EMB
b provided as standard v other possibility (*) 1250 A version

Type of operating mechanism switch/disconnector circuit breaker CIT CI1 CI2 CS CC RI Proxima b v v b v v b v b b b b b b b b b b b b

Double-function operating mechanism CIT
b Switch function Independent-operation opening or closing by lever or motor. b Earthing-switch function Independent-operation opening or closing by lever. Operating energy is provided by a compressed spring which, when released, provokes closing or opening of the contacts. b Auxiliary contacts v switch (2 O + 2 C), v switch (2 O + 3 C) and earthing switch (1 O + 1 C), v switch (1 C) and earthing switch (1 O + 1 C) if motor option. b Mechanical indications Fuses blown in unit PM. b Motor option
61029N

Double-function operating mechanism CI1
b Switch function v independent-operation closing by lever or motor. Operating energy is provided by a compressed spring which, when released, provokes closing of the contacts. v independent-operation opening by push-button (O) or trip units. b Earthing-switch function Independent-operation closing and opening by lever. Operating energy is provided by a compressed spring which, when released, provokes closing or opening of the contacts. b Auxiliary contacts v switch (2 O + 2 C), v switch (2 O + 3 C) and earthing switch (1 O + 1 C), v switch (1 C) and earthing switch (1 O + 1 C) if motor option, v fuses blown (1 C). b Mechanical indications Fuses blown in units PM, QM. b Opening releases v shunt trip, v undervoltage for unit QM. b Motor option
61030N

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Operating mechanisms

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Double-function operating mechanism CI2
b Switch function v independent-operation closing in two steps: 1 - operating mechanism recharging by lever or motor, 2 - stored energy released by push-button (I) or trip unit. v independent-operation opening by push-button (O) or trip unit. b Earthing-switch function Independent-operation closing and opening by lever. Operating energy is provided by a compressed spring which, when released, provokes closing or opening of the contacts. b Auxiliary contacts v switch (2 O + 2 C), v switch (2 O + 3 C) and earthing switch (1 O + 1 C), v switch (1 C) and earthing switch (1 O + 1 C) if motor option. b Opening release shunt trip b Closing release shunt trip b Motor option
61031N

Double-function operating mechanism CS
b Switch and earth switch functions Dependent-operation opening and closing by lever. b Auxiliary contacts v disconnector (2 O + 2 C) for units DM1-A, DM1-D, DM1-W, DM2 and CRM without VT, v disconnector (2 O + 3 C) and earthing switch (1 O + 1 C) for units DM1-A, DM1-D, DM1-W, DM2 and CRM without VT, v disconnector (1 O + 2 C) for units CM, CM2, TM, DM1-A, DM1-D, DM2 and CRM with VT. b Mechanical indications Fuses blown in units CM, CM2 and TM.
61032N

Single-function operating mechanism CC
b Earthing switch function Independent-operation opening and closing by lever. Operating energy is provided by a compressed spring which, when released, provokes opening or closing of the contacts. b Auxiliary contacts Earthing switch (1 O + 1 C).
61033N

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Operating mechanisms

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61034N

Single-function operating mechanism RI for the SF circuit breaker
b Circuit-breaker function v independent-operation closing in two steps. First operating mechanism recharge by motor or lever, then release of the stored energy by push-button (I) or trip unit. v independent-operation opening by push-button (O) or trip units. b Auxiliary contacts v circuit breaker (4 O + 4 C), v mechanism charged (1 C). b Mechanical indications Operation counter. b Opening releases v Mitop (low energy), v shunt trip, v undervoltage. b Closing release v shunt trip b Motor option (option and installation at a later date possible) Possible combinations between opening releases SF1 release type combinations 1 2 3 4 Mitop (low energy) b b b shunt trip b b undervoltage b

5 b b

6

b

b

61035N

Proxima operating mechanism for the Evolis circuit breaker
b Circuit-breaker function v independent-switching operating closing in two steps. First operating mechanism recharge by motor or lever, then release of the stored energy by push-button (I) or trip unit. v independent-operation opening by push-button (O) or trip units. v spring energy release. b Auxiliary contacts v circuit breaker (4 O + 4 C), v mechanism charged (1 C). b Mechanical indications Operation counter b Opening releases v Mitop (low energy), v shunt trip, v undervoltage. b Closing release v shunt trip b Motor option (option and installation at a later date possible)

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SFset combinations 1 2 3 b b b b

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Auxiliaries

0

Motor option and releases for switch-units
61036N

The operating mechanisms CIT, CI1 and CI2 may be motorised. Un power supply Motor option DC 24 AC (50 Hz)* 120 230

(V)

48

110

125

220

arming time CIT or for working CI1, CI2 Opening releases shunt trip

(W) 200 (VA) 1 to 2 (s) 4 to 7 (s)

200 1 to 2 (s) 4 to 7 (s)

response time undervoltage pick-up hold response time Closing release shunt trip

(W) 200 (VA) (ms) 35 (W) 160 (VA) (W) 4 (VA) (ms) 45

250

300

300

300 400 35 750

280 50 45

550 40

response time

(W) 200 (VA) (ms) 55

250

300

300

300 400 55 750

* please consult us for other frequencies.

Motor option and releases for SF6 type circuit breakers
Operating mechanism RI may be equipped with the motor option for the recharging function. Un power supply Motor option DC 24 AC (50 Hz)* 120 230
61037N

(V)

48

110

125

220

arming time Opening releases Mitop (low energy) response time shunt trip

(W) 300 (VA) (s) 15 (W) (ms) 3 30

380 15

30

response time undervoltage pick-up hold response time Closing release shunt trip

(W) 85 (VA) (ms) 45 (W) 160 (VA) (W) 10 (VA) (ms) 55

180 45

280 50 55

550 40

response time

(W) 85 (VA) (ms) 65

180 65

* please consult us for other frequencies.

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Motor option and releases for Evolis circuit breakers

0

Charging motor and associated mechanism (MCH)
The MCH unit arms and rearms the energy storage springs as soon as the circuit breaker is closed. This enables instant reclosing of the device after opening. The arming lever is only used as back up control in the absence of an auxiliary voltage. The MCH is equipped as standard with a CH limit switch. This contact indicates the “armed” position of the mechanism (spring armed). Characteristics power supply Vac 50/60 Hz Vdc threshold consumption (VA or W) motor overcurrent arming time switching rate mechanical endurance CH contact
MT55165

48/60 100/130 200/240 24/30 48/60 100/125 200/250 0.85 to 1.1 Un 180 2 to 3 In during 0.1 s 4 s max. 3 cycles per minute max. 10000 remote controlled opening operations Evolis P1 10 A at 240 V

Low energy release (MITOP)
MT55166
COM UC1 UC2 UC3 UC4 M2C SDE2 SDE1 /RES

This specific coil actuates the opening mechanism of the poles to trip the circuit breaker. It comprises a low energy consumption electromagnet. Characteristics power supply threshold response time of the circuit breaker at Un

direct current 0.6 A < I < 3 A 11 ms

Any tripping caused by the Mitop release is indicated momentarily by an SDE type changeover contact. This release unit also includes a coil enabling the remote rearming of the SDE contact.
Comment: to use the MITOP release requires the adjustment of a time delay to be set by the protection relay in order to ensure a circuit breaker operating time of 45-50 ms.

Shunt trip release (MX)
MT55164

This causes instant opening of the circuit breaker when energised. Permanent energising of the MX locks the circuit breaker in the “open” position. Characteristics power supply Vac 50/60 Hz Vdc threshold consumption (VA or W) response time of the circuit breaker at Un

24/30 48/60 24/30 48/60 0.7 to 1.1 Un pick-up: 200 hold: 4.5 50 ms ± 10

100/130 100/130

200/250 200/250

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Current transformers

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For unit IMC
Transformer ARM2/N2F b single primary winding; b double secondary winding for measurement and protection. Short-time withstand current Ith (kA) I1n (A) 50 75 Ith (kA) 12.5 16 t (s) 1 measurement and 5 A 7.5 VA - class 0.5 protection 1 A 1 VA - 10P30 5 A 10 VA - 5P10 100 25 150 25 400 25 600 25
61038N

For unit QMC
Transformer ARM1/N1F b single primary winding; b single secondary winding for measurement or protection. Short-time withstand current Ith (kA) I1n (A) 15 20 Ith (kA) 1.2 1.6 t (s) 1 measurement or 5 A 15 VA - class 0.5 protection 5 A 5 VA - 5P15 25 2 50 4 100 8 200 12.5
61039N

For unit CRM
Transformer ARJP1/N2F b single primary winding; b double secondary winding for measurement and protection. Short-time withstand current Ith (kA) I1n (A) 50 100 Ith (kA) 4 10 t (s) 1 measurement and 5 A 7.5 VA - class 0.5 protection 5 A 5 VA - 5P10
Note: please consult us for other characteristics.
61040N

150

200

61041N

For 400 - 630 A units DM1-A, DM1-D, DM1-W, DM2, GBC-A, GBC-B
Transformer ARM3/N2F b double primary winding; b single secondary winding for measurement and protection. Short-time withstand current Ith (kA) I1n (A) 10/20 20/40 Ith (kA) 5 12.5 t (s) 1 0.8 measurement and 5 A 7.5 VA - class 0.5 protection 1 A 1 VA - 10P30 5 A 5 VA - 5P10
* for 5 A protection

50/100 12.5/21* 1

100/200 12.5/25*

200/400 12.5/25*

300/600 25

5 VA - 5P15

b double primary winding; b double secondary winding for measurement and protection. Short-time withstand current Ith (kA) I1n (A) 50/100 Ith (kA) 14.5 t (s) 1 measurement and 5 A 30 VA - class 0.5 protection 5 A 5 VA - 5P15 5 A 7.5 VA - 5P10 100/200 25 200/400 25 300/600 25

7.5 VA - 5P15 15 VA - 5P10

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Current transformers

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61042N

For 630 A units DMV-A, DMV-D
Transformer ARJP2/N2F b single primary winding; b double secondary winding for measurement and protection. Short-time withstand current Ith (kA) I1n (A) 50 100 Ith (kA) 25 t (s) 1 measurement and 1 A 10 VA 15 VA protection class 0.5 class 0.5 1 A 2.5 VA 2.5 VA 5P20 5P20 measurement and 5 A 10 VA 15 VA protection class 0.5 class 0.5 5 A 2.5 VA 2.5 VA 5P20 5P20 200 400 600

15 VA class 0.5 5 VA 5P20 15 VA class 0.5 5 VA 5P20

15 VA class 0.5 5 VA 5P20 15 VA class 0.5 5 VA 5P20

20 VA class 0.5 7.5 VA 5P20 20 VA class 0.5 7.5 VA 5P20

61042N

For 1250 A units DM1-A, DM1-D, DM1-W, DM1-Z, GBC-A, GBC-B Characteristics of the functional units
49 Transformer ARJP2/N2F b single primary winding; b double secondary winding for measurement and protection. Short-time withstand current Ith (kA) I1n (A) 600 750 Ith (kA) 25 t (s) 1 measurement and 1 A 20 VA - class 0.5 protection 1 A 7.5 VA - 5P20 measurement and 5 A 20 VA - class 0.5 protection 5 A 7.5 VA - 5P20

For 1250 A units DM1-A, DM1-D, DM1-W, DM1-Z, GBC-A, GBC-B DMV-A, DMV-D
Transformer ARJP3/N2F b single primary winding; b double secondary winding for measurement and protection. Short-time withstand current Ith (kA) I1n (A) 1000 1250 Ith (kA) 25 t (s) 1 measurement and 1 A 30 VA - class 0.5 protection 1 A 10 VA - 5P20 measurement and 5 A 30 VA - class 0.5 protection 5 A 10 VA - 5P20

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Voltage transformers

0

For units CM, DM1-A, DM1-D, DM2, GBC-A, GBC-B
61045N

Transformers VRQ2-n/S1 (phase-to-earth) 50 or 60 Hz rated voltage (kV) primary voltage (kV) secondary voltage (V) thermal power (VA) accuracy class rated output for single primary winding (VA) rated output for double primary winding (VA) 24 10/3 100/3 250 0.5 30

15/3

15-20/3 20/3

30 30-50

30

For units DMV-A, DMV-D
Transformers VRQ2-n/S1 (phase-to-earth) 50 or 60 Hz rated voltage (kV) primary voltage (kV) secondary voltage (V) thermal power (VA) accuracy class rated output for single primary winding (VA) 17.5 10/3 100/3 250 0.5 30

15/3

For units CM2, GBC-A, GBC-B
61046N

Transformers VRC2/S1 (phase-to-phase) 50 or 60 Hz rated voltage (kV) primary voltage (kV) secondary voltage (V) thermal power (VA) accuracy class rated output for single primary winding (VA) 24 10 100 500 0.5 50

15

20

For units GBC-A, GBC-B
Transformers VRC2/S1 (phase-to-phase) 50 or 60 Hz rated voltage (kV) primary voltage (kV) secondary voltage (V) thermal power (VA) accuracy class rated output for single primary (VA) thermal power (VA) accuracy class rated output 12 10/ 100 200 0.5 17,5 15 24 20

First secondary

Second secondary

100 3P 50

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Voltage transformers

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61047N

For unit TM
Transformers RV9 (phase-to-phase) 50 or 60 Hz rated voltage (kV) primary voltage (kV) secondary voltage (V) output (VA) 24 10 220 2500

15 2500 4000

20 2500 4000

Note: the above mentioned voltage transformers are grounded neutral. For other characteristics, please consult us.

Surge arrestor
For units IM500, DM1-A, DM1-W, GAM, DMV-A*, DMV-S*
In (A) (unit) Un (kV) (unit) 400/630 7.2 10 12 17.5 24

Note: the rated voltage of the surge arrestor is according to unit’s rated voltage. (*) limited up to 17.5 kV for DMV-A and DMV-S circuit breaker cubicles.

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Caractéristiques unités fonctionnelles

des Protection des transformateurs

0

Fuse ratings for SM6 protection units such as PM, QM, QMB and QMC depend, among other things, on the following criteria: b service voltage; b transformer rating; b fuse technology (manufacturer); Different types of fuses with medium loaded striker may be installed: b Solefuse fuses as per standard UTE NCF 64.210; b Fusarc CF fuses as per IEC recommendation 60.282.1 and DIN dimensions 43.625. Example: for the protection of a 400 kVA transformer at 10 kV, select either Solefuse fuses rated 43 A or Fusarc CF fuses rated 50 A.

By fused switch
35
MT55097

ø 55

450

Solefuse (UTE standards) rated rating voltage (kV) (A) 7.2 6.3 to 125 12 100 17.5 80 24 6.3 to 63 Fusarc CF (DIN standards) rating rated voltage (kV) (A) 7.2 125 12 6.3 to 20 25 to 40 50 to 100 24 6.3 to 20 25 to 40 50 to 63 80 Others (DIN standards) rated rating voltage (kV) (A) 7.2 160 200 12 125 160 200 17.5 125 24 100 125

L (mm) 450

Ø (mm) 55

weight (kg) 2

35 ø6 23

33

ø 45

L (mm) 292 292 292 292 442 442 442 442 L (mm) 292 292 292 292 292 442 442 442

Ø (mm) 86 50.5 57 78.5 50.5 57 78.5 86 Ø (mm) 85 85 67 85 85 85 85 85

weight (kg) 3.3 1.2 1.5 2.8 1.6 2.2 4.1 5.3 weight (kg) 3.8 3.8 2 3.8 3.8 5.4 5.4 5.4

L

Ø 33 ø6

23

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The color code is linked to the rated voltage of the fuse. Rating in A - no overload at -5°C < t < 40°C. Please consult us for overloads and operation over 40°C. Type of fuseService Transformer rating (kVA) voltage (kV) 25 50 100 125 160 Solefuse (UTE NFC standards 13.100, 64.210) 5.5 6.3 16 31.5 31.5 6.3 6.3 16 16 10 6.3 6.3 16 16 15 6.3 6.3 6.3 6.3 20 Solefuse (general case, UTE NFC standard 13.200) 3.3 16 16 31.5 31.5 5.5 6.3 16 16 31.5 6.6 6.3 16 16 16 6.3 6.3 16 16 10 6.3 6.3 6.3 16 13.8 6.3 6.3 16 16 15 20 6.3 6.3 6.3 6.3 6.3 6.3 6.3 6.3 22 Fusarc CF (DIN standards) 16 25 40 50 3.3 10 16 31.5 31.5 5.5 6.6 10 16 25 31.5 6.3 10 16 20 10 6.3 10 16 16 13.8 6.3 10 10 16 15 20 6.3 6.3 10 10 22 6.3 6.3 10 10 52 200 250 315 400 500 630 800 Rated 1000 1250 1600 2000 2500 voltage (kV) 7.2 63 43 43 63 43 43 43 43 63 43

63 31.5 16 16 31.5 31.5 31.5 16 16 16 16 16 50 40 40 25 20 16 16 10

63 31.5 16 16 63 63 31.5 31.5 16 16 16 16 80 50 50 31.5 25 20 16 16

63 31.5 16 16 63 63 43 31.5 16 16 16 16 80 50 50 40 31.5 25 25 20

63 63 43 16 100 63 43 31.5 31.5 31.5 16 16 100 63 63 50 31.5 31.5 25 25

63 63 43 43 100 80 63 43 31.5 31.5 31.5 16 125 80 80 50 40 40 31.5 25

63

24 7.2

80 80 43 31.5 31.5 31.5 31.5 125 100 80 63 50 50 40 31.5

100 100 63 43 43 31.5 31.5 160 125 100 80 50 50 40 40

125 125 80 63 43 43 31.5 200* 125 125 80 63 63 50 40

125 80 63 63 43 43

100 80 80 63 63

12 17.5 24 63 7.2

160 125 100 80 80 50 50

160 160 100 80 80 63 50

125 100 100 80 80

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Motors protection with CRM units

0

The current rating of fuses installed in CRM units depends on: b motor current rating In; b starting current Id; b frequency of starts. The fuses rating is calculated such that a current equal to twice the starting current does not blow the fuse within period equal to the starting time. The adjacent table indicated the ratings which should be used, based on the following assumptions: b direct on-line startup; b Id/In ð 6; b pf = 0.8 (P ð 500 kW) or 0.9 (P > 500 kW); b h = 0.9 (P ð 500 kW) or 0.94 (P > 500 kW). The indicated values are for Fusarc fuses (to DIN standard 43-625). Example: Consider a 950 kW motor at 5 kV. P In = -------------------------------- = 130A 3 × U × h × pf Id = 6 x In = 780 A Then select the next higher value, i.e. 790 A. For six 5-second starts per hour, select fuses rated 200 A.
Note: the same motor could not be protected for 12 starts per hour since the maximum service voltage for the required 250 A rated fuses is 3.3 kV.

Selection of fuses
The color code is linked to the rated voltage of the fuse. Starting current Starting time (s) (A) 5 10 Number of starts per hour 6 12 6 12 1410 1290 1140 1030 890 790 710 640 610 540 480 440 310 280 250 240 230 210 180 170 250 250 250 250 250 200 200 200 200 160 160 160 160 125 125 125 125 100 100 100 Maximum service voltage (kV)

20

6

12

11

Maximum switchable power (kW) (direct on-line startup, six 5 sec. starts per hour) service voltage (kV) 3.3 4.16 without fuses 1550 1960 with fuses 100 A 140 180 200 A 625 800 250 A 1135

5 2360 215 960

5.5 2590 240 1060

6 2830 260 1155

6.6 10 11 3110 4710 5180 285 435 480 1270

Access to fuses
Access is via the front with the front panel removed. Fuses may be removed without tools by simply pulling them forward. The field deflector pivots and automatically returns to its position.

Replacement of fuses
When fault clearance results in one or two blown fuses, it is still common practice to replace only the blown fuses. However, though the remaining fuse(s) may apparently be in good condition, their operating characteristics are generally reduced due to the short-circuit. If non-blown fuses remain in service, they may blow even at very low over-current values. In systems where continuity of service is of importance, it is recommended to replace all three fuses, in compliance with IEC recommendation 60282.1. Please note: all three fuses must come from the same range: Fusarc or Fusarc CF (they have different fusion curves).

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250 250 250 250 250 200 200 200 200 160 160 160 160 125 125 125 125 100 100

250 250 250 250 250 200 200 200 200 160 160 160 160 125 125 125 125 100 100

250 250 250 250 250 200 200 200 200 160 160 160 160 125 125 125 100 100

250 250 250 250 250 200 200 200 200 160 160 160 160 125 125 125 100 100

250 250 250 250 250 200 200 200 200 160 160 160 160 125 125 125 100

3.3

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Interlocks

0

Switch units

b the switch can be closed only if the earthing switch is open and the access panel is in position. b the earthing switch can be closed only if the switch is open. b the access panel for connections can be opened only if the earthing switch is closed. b the switch is locked in the open position when the access panel is removed. The earthing switch may be operated for tests.

Functional interlocks
These comply with IEC recommendation 60298 and EDF specification HN 64-S-41. In addition to the functional interlocks, each disconnector and switch include: b built-in padlocking capacities (padlocks not supplied); b four knock-outs that may be used for keylocks (supplied on request) for mechanism locking functions.

Unit interlock
units IM, IMB, IMC PM, QM, QMB, QMC, DM1-A, DM1-D, DM1-W, DM1-Z, DM1-S, DMV-A, DMV-D, DMV-S CRM NSM GAM SM interlock A1 A3 A4 b b b C1 b C4 b P1 b P2 P3 P5

Circuit-breaker units

b the disconnector(s) can be closed only if the circuit breaker is open and the access panel is in position. b the earth switch(es) can be closed only if the disconnector(s) is/are open. b the access panel for connections can be opened only if: v the circuit breaker is locked open, v the disconnector(s) is/are open, v the earth switch(es) is/are closed.
Note: it is possible to lock the disconnector(s) in the open position for no-load operations with the circuit breaker.

b b b b b b

A1 type
MT20252

O

Key-type interlocks
Outgoing units
Aim: b to prevent the closing of the earthing switch on a transformer protection unit unless the LV circuit breaker is locked in “open” or “disconnected” position.

O

C1 type
MT20253

b to prevent the access to the transformer if the earthing switch for transformer protection has not first been closed.
S

S

C4 type
MT20254

O

S O

b to prevent the closing of the earthing switch on a transformer protection unit unless the LV circuit breaker is locked in “open” or “disconnected” position. b to prevent the access to the transformer if the earthing switch for transformer protection has not first been closed.

S

Legend for key-type interlocks:
MT20240EN

no key

free key

captive key

panel or door

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A3 type
MT20255

Ring units
O

Aim: b to prevent the closing of the earthing switch of a load-side cubicle unless the line-side switch is locked “open”.
O

A4 type
MT20256

b to prevent the simultaneous closing of two switches.
O O

P1 type
MT20257

O

X

b to prevent the closing of an earthing switch if the switch of the other unit has not been locked in the “open” position.

X

O

P2 type
MT20258

X

O

O

b to prevent on-load operation of the disconnector unless the switch is locked “open”; b to prevent the closing of the earthing switches unless the disconnector and the switch are locked “open”.

X

P3 type
MT20259

AX

O

b to prevent on-load operation of the disconnector unless the switch is locked “open”; b to prevent the closing of the earthing switches with the unit energised, unless the disconnector and the switch are locked “open”; b to allow off-load operation of the switch.

O

X

P5 type
MT20260

P

b to prevent the closing of the earthing switch of the incoming unit unless the disconnector and the switch is locked “open”.

P

Legend for key-type interlocks:
MT20240EN

no key

free key

captive key

panel or door

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Connections

Connections selection table
0

61048N

The ageing resistance of the equipment in an MV/LV substation depends on three key factors:
b the need to make connections correctly New cold fitted connection technologies offer ease of installation that favours resistance over time. Their design enables operation in polluted environments under severe conditions. b the impact of the relative humidity factor The inclusion of a heating element is essential in climates with high humidity levels and with high temperature differentials. b ventilation control The dimension of the grills must be appropriate for the power dissipated in the substation. They must only traverse the transformer area. Network cables are connected: b on the switch terminals; b on the lower fuse holders; b on the circuit breaker’s connectors. The bimetallic lugs are: b round connection and shank for cables ð 300 mm2; b square connection round shank for cables > 300 mm2 only. Crimping of lugs to cables must be carried out by stamping. The end connectors are of cold fitted type Schneider Electric’s experience has led it to favour this technology wherever possible for better resistance over time. The maximum admissible cable cross section: b 630 mm2 for 1250 A incomer and feeder cables; b 300 mm2 for 400 - 630 A incomer and feeder cables ; b 95 mm2 for transformer protection cubicles with fuses. Access to the compartment is interlocked with the closing of the earthing disconnector. The reduced cubicle depth makes it easier to connect all phases. A 12 mm Ø pin integrated with the field distributor enables the cable end lug to be positioned and attached with one hand. Use a torque wrench set to 50 mN.

Dry-type single-core cable
Short inner end, cold fitted
Performance 3 to 24 kV 400 A - 630 A 3 to 24 kV 1250 A Lug type round connector X-section mm2 50 to 300 mm2 Supplier all cold fitted cable end suppliers: Silec, 3M, Pirelli, Raychem, etc. all cold fitted cable end suppliers: Silec, 3M, Pirelli, Raychem, etc. Number of cables 1 or 2 per phase Comments for larger x-sections, more cables and other types of lugs, please consult us for larger x-sections, more cables and other types of lugs, please consult us

round connector square connector > 300 mm2 admissible

50 to 630 mm2

1 or 2 per phase ð 400 mm2 400 < 1 ð 630 mm2 per phase

Three core, dry cable
Short inner end, cold fitted
Performance 3 to 24 kV 400 A - 630 A 3 to 24 kV 1250 A Lug type round connector X-section mm2 50 to 300 mm2 Supplier all cold fitted cable end suppliers: Silec, 3M, Pirelli, Raychem, etc. all cold fitted cable end suppliers: Silec, 3M, Pirelli, Raychem, etc. Number of cables 1 per phase Comments for larger x-sections, more cables and other types of lugs, please consult us for larger x-sections, more cables and other types of lugs, please consult us

round connector

50 to 630 mm2

1 per phase

Note: b the lugs, covered by a field distributor, can be square; b PM/QM type cubicle, round end connections Ø 30 mm max.

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Cable-connection from below
Cable-connection height

0

Cable-connection height H measured from floor (mm)
MT20261

IM,NSM-cables, NSM-busbars, SM
MT20262

IMC, PM, QM, QMC

IM,NSM-cables, NSM-busbars SM IMC PM, QM QMC CRM DM1-A SF1 DM1-A SFset, DM1-S DMV-A, DMV-S DM1-W GAM2 GAM

630 A 950 950 450 400 340 430 370 430 324 360 760 470

1250 A 950

650 324 650 620
200 200 420

H H

200 200 420

CRM
MT20263 MT20264

GAM2
MT20265

GAM

H

H

H

200 200 420

200 200 420

200 200 420

DMV-A, DMV-S 400 - 630 - 1250 A
MT20266 MT20267

DM1-A, DM1-S, DM1-W 400 - 630 A
MT20268

DM1-A, DM1-W 1250 A

H

H

H
185 185 312 338 200 200 420

789

330

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Connections

Cable-connection from below
Trenches depth

0

Cabling from above
On each unit of the range, except those including an enlarged low-voltage compartment, the connection is made with dry-type and single-core cables.
MT20273 61049N

Cables position in front

400 - 630 - 1250 A units
Single-core cables bending cable x-section radius (mm) (mm2) units until 630 A IM, SM, IMC, CRM, NSM-cables, DM1-A, DM1-W, NSM-busbars GAM, DM1-S depth P (mm) all orientations P1 P2 140 400 150 430 160 470 200 500 220 550 270 670 330 730 1250 A units SM, DM1-A(3) PM, GAM DM1-W(3) QM, DMV-A QMC(2)

625 500 375

50 70 95 120 150 185 240 400 630

370 400 440 470 500 540 590 800 940

P3 350 350 350

P4

P5

1000 1000

1350 1350

(2) must be installed with a 100 mm deep pan. (3) must be installed with a 350 mm deep pan, in a floor void. Note: the unit and the cables requiring the greatest depth must be taken into account when determining the depth P for single-trench installations. In double-trench installations, depth P must be taken into account for each type of unit and cable orientations.

height : 450 mm
187.5

Cabling from below
All units: b through trenches The trench depth P is given in the table opposite for commonly used types of cables. b with stands To reduce P or eliminate trenches altogether by placing the units on 400 mm footings. b with floor void The trench depth P is given in the table opposite for commonly used types of cables.

Technical pit drawings
1250 A units
SM, GAM for single and tri-core cables
MT20269 MT20270

630 A units
DMV-A for single and tri-core cables
MT20271

DM1-A, DM1-W for single-core cables
MT20272

DMV-A, DMV-S for single and tri-core cables

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Cable-connection from below
Trench diagrams example

0

630 A units cable entry or exit through right or left side
MT20274 MT20275

630 A units rear entry or exit with conduits
MT20276

630 A units front entry or exit with conduits

P2

¯ 200

P1

P2

P3

P1 ¯ 200

600

600 20

600

20

20

IM

70

¯ 200

IM

70 QMC

70 ¯ 200

IM

¯ 200

IM IM

DM1

DM1

IM

100 60 140 60 140
Note: for connection with conduits, the bevel C must correspond to the following trench dimensions: P1 = 75 mm or P2/P3 = 150 mm.

Required dimensions (mm)

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Cable-connection from below
Trench diagrams and technical pit drawings enhanced example

0

Installation with technical pit
Downwards exhaust
MT20277 MT20278

Installation with trench diagram
Upwards exhaust

220

100

Ø 200

P1

600 220 740 1060 220 740 1060

20

20

Ø 200 IM Ø 200 IM IM IM

DM1-A

DM1-A

Note: to evacuate gases through the bottom, the technical pit volume must be over or equal to 6 m3 for a switchboard width of 1125 mm minimum.

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Dimensions and weights

0

Add to height: (1) 450 mm for low-voltage enclosures for control/ monitoring and protection functions. To ensure uniform presentation, all units (except GIM and GEM) may be equipped with low-voltage enclosures. (2) depending on the busbar configuration in the VM6 unit, two types of extension units may be used: b to extend a VM6 DM12 or DM23 unit, use an extension unit with a depth of 1060 mm; b for all other VM6 units, a depth of 920 mm is required. (3) for the 1250 A unit.

height (mm) IM,IMB 1600(1) IMC 1600(1) PM, QM, QMB 1600(1) QMC 1600(1) CRM 2050 DM1-A, DM1-D, DM1-W, DM1-Z, 1600(1) DM2 DM1-S 1600(1) DMV-A, DMV-D 1600(1) DMV-S 1600(1) CM 1600(1) CM2 1600(1) GBC-A, GBC-B 1600 NSM-cables, NSM-busbars 2050 GIM 1600 GEM(2) 1600 GBM 1600 GAM2 1600 GAM 1600 SM 1600(1) TM 1600

Type of unit

width (mm) 375 500 375 625 750 750 750 625 625 375 500 750 750 125 125 375 375 500 375/500(3) 375

depth (mm) 940 940 940 940 940 1220 1220 940 940 940 940 1020 940 840 920/1060 940 940 1020 940 940

weight (kg) 120 200 130 230 390 400 260 320 260 190 210 290 260 30 30/35 120 120 120 120 190

Floor preparation
Units may be installed on ordinary concrete floors, with or without trenches depending on the type and cross-section of cables. Required civil works are identical for all 400 - 630 A units. To reduce the depth of trenches by 400 mm (for the 400 - 630 A units), which in many cases is sufficient to eliminate trenches altogether, units may be installed on a concrete footing prepared when pouring the floor. Installation of 400 - 630 A units on a footing: b enables installation in rooms where trenches are not possible; b in no way affects substation switching operation; b for the 1250 A units DM1-A and DM1-W, a floor void must be foreseen.

a
MT55108

Fixing of units
15 50

15

b

740

840

With each other The units are simply bolted together to form the MV switchboard (bolts supplied). Busbar connections are made using a torque wrench set to 28 mN. On the floor b for switchboards comprising up to three units, the four corners of the switchboard must be secured to the floor using: v M8 bolts (not supplied) screwed into nuts set into the floor using a sealing pistol, v screw rods grouted into the floor. b for switchboards comprising more than three units, the number and position of fixing points depends on local criteria (earthquake withstand capacities, etc.), each unit may be fixed as necessary. b position of fixing holes b depends on the width a of units:

12.3 x 12.3
Note: in circuit-breaker or contactor units, fixing devices are installed on the side opposite the switchgear.

a (mm) b (mm)

125 95

375 345

500 470

625 595

750 720

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Units dimensions

0

IM, IMB, PM, QM, QMB, SM
MT20279 MT20280

IMC, QMC, CM, CM2
MT20281

CRM
450 450

450

1600

1600

1600

840

30 70

840

30 70

840

30 70

NSM-cables, NSM-busbars
MT20282 MT20283

GBM, GAM2
MT20284

GAM

450

1600

1600

1600

840

30 70

840

30 70

80

840

30 70

GIM
MT20285 MT20286

GEM
MT20287

GBC-A, GBC-B

1600

1600

1600

840

140

920

80

840

100

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Units dimensions

0

DM1-A, DM1-D, DM1-W, DM1-Z, DM1-S, DM2
MT20288 MT20289

DM1-A, DM1-W 1250 A
450

450

1600

1600

80

840

200 100 832 840

330 200 100

80

DMV-A, DMV-S
MT20290 MT20291

DMV-D

1600

1600

100 150 85 840 100 840 85 100

Internal arcing enhanced cubicles upwards exhaust
MT20292 MT20293

Internal arcing enhanced cubicles downwards exhaust

600

220
220

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Installation

Layout examples

0

Biosco prefabricated substation
MT20294 61050N

Conventional masonry substation
B A

940

200 20

1200

Required dimensions (mm) Range A B

without circuit breaker 630/1250 A 100

with circuit breaker 630/1250 A 60 140

Switchboard extension example
Internal arcing cubicles 16 kA.1 s installed against a wall
MT20295 MT20296

Internal arcing cubicles 16 kA.1 s with rear corridor

1160

200

1200

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Protecting the environment

0

Schneider Electric’s recycling service
Schneider Electric’s recycling service for SF6 products is part of a rigorous management process which gives traceability of each device right through to its final destruction certificate.
61051N

Schneider Electric is committed to a long term environmental approach. As part of this, the SM6 range has been designed to be environmentally friendly, notably in terms of the product’s recycleability. The materials used, both conductors and insulators, are identified and easily separable. At the end of its life, SM6 can be processed, recycled and its materials recovered in conformity with the draft European regulations on the end-of-life of electronic and electrical products, and in particular without any gas being released to the atmosphere nor any polluting fluids being discharged.

61016N

Ferrous metal

71%

Non-ferrous metal Thermohardening Thermoplastics Fluid

10.5% 15% 3.35% 0.15%

b The environmental management system adopted by Schneider Electric production sites that produce the SM6 have been assessed and judged to be in conformity with requirements in the ISO 14001 standard.

MT55145

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A full range of services

0

61052N

Schneider Electric is capable of offering a full range of services either associated or not with the supply of the SM6 unit. To improve the quality of your electrical power: b network study, harmonics study, etc.; b reactive energy compensation; b consumption monitoring; b optimisation of your electrical power supply contracts. To accompany the purchase and installation of your SM6 equipment: b adaptation of our equipment to provide a better response to your requirements; b on site assembly, testing and commissioning of your equipment; b customised financing solutions; b warranty extension; b operator training. To accompany your installation throughout its life and upgrading your equipment: b upgrading your existing equipment: functional adaptation, control motorisation, renovation of protections units, etc.; b on site work; b supply of replacement parts; b maintenance contracts; b end of life processing. Fore more information on all the services proposed by Schneider Electric, please contact your Schneider Electric Sales Office.

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Appendices

Trip curves for VIP 300 LL or LH relays

0

MT20301

t>

t>

t >>

t >>

Is 1.2 Is

10 Is

I >>

Is 1.2 Is 10 Is

I >>

With lower definite time threshold

With lower inverse definite time threshold

Definite time tripping curves SI curve
t (s)
MT20302

VI curve
t (s) 100

100

10

10

1 0.6 0.4 0.3 0.2 0.15 0.1 0.07 0.05 I/Is 1 1.2 10 100

1

0.1

0.1

0.6 0.4 0.3 0.2 0.15 0.1 0.07 0.05 I/Is 1 1.2 10 100

0.01

0.01

EI curve
t (s)
MT20303

RI curve
t (s) 10

1000

100

1 10 0.6

1 0.1 0.6 0.4 0.3 0.2 0.15 0.1 0.07 0.05 1 1.2 10

0.2 0.15 0.1 0.07 0.05

0.1

0.01

I/Is 100

0.01 1 10

I/Is 100

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0.4 0.3

Appendices

Trip curves for VIP 200 and VIP 201 relays
for phase and earth faults

0

DT definite time curve
MT20304

SI inverse definite time curve
td (s) 1000 500 200 100 12 50 20 10 5 2 1 13 14 0.5 0.2 0.1 0.05 0.02 I/Is 0.01 0.005 0.5 1 1.2 2 3 4 5 7 10 20 30 50 60 I/Is 14 13

td (s) 1000 500 200 100 50 20 10 5 2 1 0.5 0.2 0.1 0.05 0.02 0.01 0.005 0.5 1 1.2 2 3 4 5 7 10 20 30 50 60

VI very inverse definite time curve
MT20305

EI extremely inverse definite time curve
td (s) 1000 500 200 100 50 20 10 5 2 1 13 0.5 0.2 0.1 0.05 0.02 14 I/Is 0.01 0.005 0.5 1 1.2 2 3 4 5 7 10 20 30 50 60 14 I/Is 13

td (s) 1000 500 200 100 50 20 10 5 2 1 0.5 0.2 0.1 0.05 0.02 0.01 0.005 0.5 1 1.2 2 3 4 5 7 10 20 30 50 60

RI definite time curve
MT20306

td (s) 1000 500 200 100 50 20 10 5 2 1 0.5 0.2 0.1 0.05 0.02 0.01 0.005 0.5 1 1.2 2 3 4 5 7 10 20 30 50 60 14 I/Is 13

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Trip curves for VIP 35 relays

0

Phase protection curve
s
MT20307

100

The trip curve shows the time before the relay acts, to which must be added 70 ms to obtain the breaking time.

10

1

0.1

total breaking time

type
0.01 0 1.2 5 10 15 20 25 30 I/Is

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Appendices

Fusarc CF fuses
Fuse and limitation curves
Fuse curve 3.6 - 7.2 - 12 - 17.5 - 24 kV
Time (s)

0

125 A

160 A

200 A
8 1000

31.5 A 40 A 50 A 63 A 80 A

1000 8 6 4 2 100 8 6 4 2 10 8 6 4 2 1 8 6 4 2 0.1 8 6 4 2 0.01

MT20012

2 10

4

6

8 100

2

100 A

4

6

250 A
2

6.3 A

10 A 16 A 20 A 25 A

4A

4

6

8 10000

Current (A)

Limitation curve 3.6 - 7.2 - 12 - 17.5 - 24 kV
Maximum value of the limited broken current (kA peak) The diagram shows the maximum limited broken current value as a function of the rms current value which could have occured in the absence of a fuse.
100
MT20013

8 6 4

Ia
2

=

8 1.

Ik

2

Is

=

Ik

2
250 A 200 A 160 A 125 A 100 A 80 A 63 A 50 A 40 A 31.5 A 25 A 20 A 16 A 10 A 6.3 A

10 8 6 4

2

1 8 6 4

4A

2

0.1

6

8

0.1

2

4

6

8

1

2

4

6

8

10

2

4

6

8

100

Rms value of the presumed broken current (kA)

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Solefuse fuses
Fuse and limitation curves
Fuse curve 7.2 - 12 - 17.5 - 24 kV
Time (s)

0

6.3 A 10 A

16 A 20 A 25 A 31.5 A 43 A 63 A 80 A
6 8 2

MT20015

1000 8 6 4 2 100 8 6 4 2 10 8 6 4 2 1 8 6 4 2 0.1 8 6 4 2 0.01 10 2

4

100 A 125 A
4 6

100

8 1000

2

4

6

8 10000

Current (A)

Limitation curve 7.2 - 12 - 17.5 - 24 kV
Maximum value of the limited broken current (kA peak) The diagram shows the maximum limited broken current value as a function of the rms current value which could have occured in the absence of a fuse.
100
MT20016

8 6 4

Ia
2

=

8 1.

Ik

2

Is

=

Ik

2
125 A 100 A 80 A 63 A 43 A 31.5 A 25 A 20 A 16 A 10 A 6.3 A

10 8 6 4

2

1 8 6 4

2

0.1 0.1

2

4

6

8

1

2

4

6

8

10

2

4

6

8

100

Rms value of the presumed broken current (kA)

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SF1 circuit breaker and contactor

Order form
SF1 for SM6 24 (IEC standard)

Only one of the boxes (ticked or filled by the needed value) have to be considered between each horizontal line. Blue box corresponds to none priced functions.

Basic withdrawable circuit breaker
Rated voltage Ur Impulse voltage Uw Breaking current Isc Time current of short-circuit Rated current Ir Frequency 50 Hz Operating sequence O-0.3s-CO-15s-CO O-0.3s-CO-3mn-CO Installation Fixed Withdrawable Colour for push buttons and indicators Push buttons open/close red/black red/green green/red Indicator open/close black/white black/white green/red Operating mechanism indicator charged/discharged white/yellow white/yellow charge/discharge 1st opening release * (see possible choice combination table) Shunt 24 Vdc 60 Vdc 48 Vac (50 Hz) 30 Vdc 110 Vdc 110 Vac (50 Hz) 32 Vdc 125 Vdc 220 Vac (50 Hz) 48 Vdc 220 Vdc 230 Vac (50 Hz) Undervoltage 24 Vdc 60 Vdc 220 Vdc 30 Vdc 110 Vdc 48 Vac (50 Hz) 48 Vdc 125 Vdc 110 Vac (50 Hz) Downstream supply (only AC) Mitop without contact Leaflets language French English

Quantity (kV) (kVbil) (kA) 1s (A) 60 Hz O-3mn-CO-3mn-CO A1 B1 B1

2s

red/black (ansi) green/red charge/discharge

120 Vac (60 Hz) 230 Vac (60 Hz) 240 Vac (60 Hz)

220 Vac (50 Hz) 120 Vac (60 Hz) 240 Vac (60 Hz) with contact Spanish

Options
Electrical operating mechanism 24…32 Vdc 48…60 Vdc/ac 110…127 Vdc/ac 220…250 Vdc/ac 120 Vac (60 Hz) 230 Vac (60 Hz) 240 Vac (60 Hz)

24 Vdc 60 Vdc 48 Vac (50 Hz) 30 Vdc 110 Vdc 110 Vac (50 Hz) 32 Vdc 125 Vdc 220 Vac (50 Hz) 48 Vdc 220 Vdc 230 Vac (50 Hz) 2nd opening release * (see possible choice combination table) Shunt 24 Vdc 60 Vdc 48 Vac (50 Hz) 30 Vdc 110 Vdc 110 Vac (50 Hz) 32 Vdc 125 Vdc 220 Vac (50 Hz) 48 Vdc 220 Vdc 230 Vac (50 Hz) Overcurrent 2 A Overcurrent 5 A Undervoltage 24 Vdc 60 Vdc 220 Vdc 30 Vdc 110 Vdc 48 Vac (50 Hz) 48 Vdc 125 Vdc 110 Vac (50 Hz) Downstream supply (only AC) Mitop without contact

Closing release

120 Vac (60 Hz) 230 Vac (60 Hz) 240 Vac (60 Hz)

220 Vac (50 Hz) 120 Vac (60 Hz) 240 Vac (60 Hz) with contact

(*) Different releases combinations 2 1 1 Shunt 1 Mitop 1 1 Undervoltage 1 1 Overcurrent 2 A Overcurrent 5 A

1 1

1 1

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Order form

SM6 24 Connection to the network

Only one of the boxes (ticked or filled by the needed value) have to be considered between each horizontal line. Blue box corresponds to none priced functions.

Basic cubicle
Rated voltage Ur Short-circuit current Isc Rated current Ir Type of cubicle SM 375 IM 375 IMB 375 SM 500 IM 500 IMC 500 Position number in the switchboard (from left to right) Direction of lower busbars for IMB left (impossible as first cubicle of switchboard)

Quantity (kV) (kA) (A) IMB 375 without E/S

right

Options
Replacement of CIT by Electrical driving motorization 24 Vdc 32 Vdc 48 Vdc 60 Vdc CI1 110 Vdc 120-125 Vdc 137 Vdc 220 Vdc CI2 120/127 Vac (50 Hz) 220/230 Vac (50 Hz) 120/127 Vac (60 Hz) 220/230 Vac (60 Hz)

Remote control signaling 2 lights 2 lights and 2 PB 2 lights and 2 PB + 1 switch Voltage of the lights (must be the same than electrical driving mechanism) 24 V 48 V 110/125 V 220 V Signaling contact 1 C on SW and 1 O & 1 C on ES (not applicable on SM cubicle) 2 O & 2 C on SW 2 O & 3C on SW and 1 O & 1C on ES Roof configuration (A, B or C only one choice possible) A - Top incomer (cable maxi 240 mm2 with voltage indicator) 3/7.2 kV single core 10/24 kV single core B - Low voltage compartment (h = 450 mm) C - Wiring duct

2 x single core 2 x single core with unpunched door

Cable connection by the bottom (not applicable on IMB, cable maxi 240 mm2) three core single core 2 x single core Heating element Interlocking (with key) Ronis Profalux For all cubicle (except SM) A4 A3 SM6-SM6 Localisation of 2nd lock for A3 on switch Localisation of 2nd lock for A4 SM cubicle only P2 SM6-SM6 ABB surge arrestors for IM 500 7.2 kV 10 kV 12 kV 17.5 kV Operating counter CT’s for IMC (quantity) 1 2 Replacement of 630 A busbar by 1250 A (not possible for IMB) Internal arc version 16 kA 1s (not possible with “top incomer” option)

P1 SM6-SM6 on earthing switch cubicle no. P3 SM6-SM6 24 kV 3

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Order form SM6 24 Fuse switch protection

Only one of the boxes (ticked or filled by the needed value) have to be considered between each horizontal line. Blue box corresponds to none priced functions.

Basic cubicle
Rated voltage Ur Short-circuit current Isc Rated current Ir Type of cubicle QM 375 QMB 375 QMC 625 Position number in the switchboard (from left to right) CT’s for QMC (to see price list) Quantity of CT’s 1 2 Direction of lower busbars for QMB left

Quantity (kV) (kA) (A) PM 375

3 right

Options
Fuses (see fuse price list) Replacement of mechanism CIT by CI1 (only for PM) Electrical driving motorization 24 Vdc 32 Vdc 48 Vdc 60 Vdc 110 Vdc 120-125 Vdc 137 Vdc 220 Vdc service voltage ð 12kV CI1 by CI2 (only for QM) 120/127 Vac (50 Hz) 220/230 Vac (50 Hz) 120/127 Vac (60 Hz) 220/230 Vac (60 Hz) closing & opening (on CI2) 110 Vdc 120-125 Vdc 137 Vdc 220 Vdc 120/127 Vac (50 Hz) 220/230 Vac (50 Hz) 120/127 Vac (60 Hz) 220/230 Vac (60 Hz) 380 Vac (50/60 Hz)

Shunt trip

opening (on CI1) 24 Vdc 32 Vdc 48 Vdc 60 Vdc

Remote control signaling (not applicable on PM, QMC and QMB) 2 lights 2 lights and 2 PB 2 lights and 2 PB + 1 switch Voltage of the lights (must be the same than electrical driving mechanism) 24 V 48 V 110/125 V 220 V Auxiliary contact signaling 1 C on SW and 1 O & 1 C on ES 2 O & 2 C on SW 2 O & 3 C on SW and 1 O & 1C on ES Blown fuse signaling contact (mechanical indication PM, electrical for the other cubicles) Roof configuration (A, B or C only one choice possible) A - Top incomer (cable maxi 240 mm2 with voltage indicator) 3/7.2 kV single core 10/24 kV single core B - Low voltage compartment (h = 450 mm) C - Wiring duct Interlocking Ronis Profalux C1

2 x single core 2 x single core with unpunched door

C4 A1 Heating element Operating counter Replacement of 630 A busbar by 1250 A (not possible for QMB) Internal arc version 16 kA 1s (not possible with “top incomer” option)

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Order form

SM6 24 Circuit breaker protection

Only one of the boxes (ticked or filled by the needed value) have to be considered between each horizontal line. Blue box corresponds to none priced functions.

Basic cubicle
Rated voltage Ur (maxi 17.5 kV for Evolis CB) Short-circuit current Isc Rated current Ir Type of cubicle For SF1 circuit breaker

Quantity (kV) (kA) (A)

DM1-S 750 DM2 left 750 DM2 right 750 DM1-W 750 DM1-Z 750 For SFset circuit breaker DM1-A 750 DM1-D left 750 DM1-D right 750 For Evolis circuit breaker DMV-A DMV-S DMV-D right Position number in the switchboard (from left to right) Busbar (Ir Š Ir cubicle) For DM1-A, DM1-S, DM1-W 400 A 630 A 1250 A For DM1-D, DM2 400 A 630 A For DM1-A, DM1-D, DM1-W, DM1-Z 1250 A For DMV-A, DMV-D, DMV-S 630 A 1250 A Protection For DM1-S, DMV-S VIP35 with CRc VIP300LL with CRa VIP300LL with CRb For DM2, DM1-Z, DM1-W Statimax 5 A, 2 s Statimax 1 A, 2 s Control for DMV-A and DMV-D Local (shunt trip coil compulsory) Remote (opening coil and closing coil compulsory) Local and remote (opening coil and closing coil compulsory) Voltage of the auxiliaries 48/60 Vdc 110/125 or 220/250 Vdc 110/130 or 220/240 Vac (50 Hz) Voltage of signaling 48/60 Vdc 110/125 Vdc 220/250 Vdc 110/130 Vac (50 Hz) 220/240 Vac (50 Hz) Cable connection by the bottom For DM1-A, DM1-W 6 x single core cable maxi 240 mm2 3 x single core cable maxi 240 mm2

Options
Roof configuration (not applicable on DMV-A, DMV-S, DMV-D) (A, B or C only one choice possible) A - Top incomer (cable maxi 240 mm2 with voltage indicator) 3/7.2 kV Single core 10/24 kV Single core DM2 1 set B - Low voltage compartment C - Wiring duct DM2 DM2 Other cubicles 1 compartment 1 set 1 set

2 x single core 2 x single core 2 sets 2 compartments 2 sets

Ronis Profalux Not applicable on DM2 C4 A1 C1 CT’s and VT’s (not applicable for DM1-S, DMV-S) See specific order form Surge arrestor (for DM1-W 630 A without VT’s) Signaling contact 2 O & 2 C on SW (not applicable with VT’s) 2 O & 3 C on SW and 1 O & 1 C on ES (not applicable with VT’s) 1 O & 2 C on SW (available only on cubicle with VT’s) Heating element Circuit breaker See specific order form

Interlocking

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Order form
SM6 24 MV metering

Only one of the boxes (ticked or filled by the needed value) have to be considered between each horizontal line. Blue box corresponds to none priced functions.

Basic cubicle
Rated voltage Ur Short-circuit current Isc Rated current Ir Type of cubicle In = 630 A, In busbar = 400 A In = 630 A, In busbar = 630 A In = 630 A, In busbar = 1250 A In = 1250 A, In busbar = 1250 A Direction of lower busbars for GBC-A

Quantity (kV) (kA) (A) CM CM CM CM2 CM2 CM2 TM TM TM GBC-A GBC-A GBC-A GBC-A GBC-B GBC-B GBC-B GBC-B right phase/earth 3

left VT’s for GBC (to see price list) CT’s for GBC (to see price list) Ratio choice for GBC Protections phase/phase 1

Quantity 1 secondary 2 secondaries

2

1 high secondary 1 low secondary

Signaling contact

1 O and 1 C on SW (CM, CM2, TM) blown fuse mechanical indication (CM, CM2, TM) Fuses for CM, CM2 and TM only (see fuse price list)

Options
Roof configuration (A, B or C only one choice possible) A - Top incomer (cable maxi 240 mm2 with voltage indicator) 3/7.2 kV single core 10/24 kV single core B - Low voltage compartment (h = 450 mm) C - Wiring duct Heating element for CM, CM2, TM 2 x single core 2 x single core with unpunched door

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Order form
SM6 24 casing

Only one of the boxes (ticked or filled by the needed value) have to be considered between each horizontal line. Blue box corresponds to none priced functions.

Basic cubicle
Rated voltage Ur Short-circuit current Isc Rated current Ir Type of cubicle In = 630 A, In busbar = 400 A In = 630 A, In busbar = 630 A In = 1250 A, In busbar = 1250 A

Quantity (kV) (kA) (A) GAM 500 GAM 500 GAM 500 GAM2 375 GAM2 375 GBM 375 GBM 375 GBM 375

Position number in the switchboard (from left to right) Direction of lower busbars for GBM left (impossible on the first cubicle of the switchboard)

right

Options
Roof configuration (A, B or C only one choice possible) A - Top incomer (cable maxi 240 mm2 with voltage indicator) 3/7.2 kV single core 2 x single core 10/24 kV single core 2 x single core B - Low voltage compartment (h = 450 mm) with unpunched door C - Wiring duct Wiring duct for GBM ES auxiliary contact (only on GAM 500) ABB surge arrestors for GAM 500, 630 A 7.2 kV 10 kV 12 kV Interlocking on GAM 500 Localisation of 2nd lock for P5 Heating element (on GAM 500 630 A and on GAM2) Ronis 1 O and 1 C 17.5 kV Profalux A3 SM6-SM6 24 kV

P5 SM6-SM6 cubicle no.

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Order form SM6 24 Power supplyu for main incoming line

Only one of the boxes (ticked or filled by the needed value) have to be considered between each horizontal line. Blue box corresponds to none priced functions.

Basic cubicle
Rated voltage Ur Short-circuit current Isc Rated current Ir Type of cubicle In = 630 A, In busbar = 400 A In = 630 A, In busbar = 630 A In = 630 A, In busbar = 1250 A

Quantity (kV) (kA) (A) NSM busbar NSM busbar NSM cable NSM cable NSM cable

Position number in the switchboard (from left to right) Way of the busbars for NSM left right

Control unit with or without downstream fault
RCV420 2 lights 2 lights setting in parallel RNS11 source main incoming line on left on right on left with 2 lights on right with 2 lights Cable connection by the bottom (cable maxi 240 mm2) three core on both single core on both 2 x single core on both 3 x single core on one cubicle and 2 x three core on the other one Battery 0°C < T < +60°C -10°C < T < +40°C

Options
Signaling contact on earthing switch operating counter Interlocking SM6-SM6 1 x P1 2 x P1 1 x A3 2 x A3 right cubicle left cubicle 2 heating elements (set) Ronis right cubicle right cubicle on switch on switch on switch Profalux left cubicle right and left cubicle left cubicle on earthing switch on earthing switch on earthing switch 1 C on SW and 1 O & 1C on ES

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