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Switchgear and Substations

3.2 Medium-Voltage Switchgear

NXAIR P

Rated Voltage Frequency Short-duration power-frequency withstand voltage (phase/phase, phase/earth) Lightning impulse withstand voltage (phase/phase, phase/earth) Short-circuit breaking current Short-time withstand current, 3 s Short-circuit making current kV Hz kV kV max. kA max. kA max. kA max. kA max. A max. A 7.2 50 / 60 20* 60 50 50 125 / 130** 125 / 130** 4,000 4,000 400*** 4,000 4,000 12 50 / 60 28* 75 50 50 125 / 130** 125 / 130** 4,000 4,000 400*** 4,000 4,000 17.5 50 / 60 38 95 50 50 125 / 130** 125 / 130** 4,000 4,000 – 4,000 4,000

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Peak withstand current Normal current of busbar Normal current of feeders: Circuit-breaker panel Contactor panel Disconnecting panel Bus sectionalizer

* 32 kV at 7.2 kV and 42 kV at 12 kV optional for GOST standard. ** Values for 50 Hz: 125 kA; for 60 Hz: 130 kA, make-proof earthing switch for 17.5 kV up to 100 kA. *** Dependent on rated current of HV HRC fuses used; dielectric strength of contactor panel: 20 kV short-duration powerfrequency withstand voltage phase-to-phase, phase-to-earth, open contact gap, or 60 kV lightning impulse withstand voltage phase-to-phase, phase-to-earth, 40 kV open contact gap of the contactor.

Fig. 3.2-9: NXAIR P panel

Table 3.2-14: Technical data of NXAIR P

Dimensions Width W Circuit-breaker panel Contactor panel Disconnecting panel Bus sectionalizer Metering panel Height Height Height Height Depth H1 H2 H3 H4 D With standard low-voltage compartment (≤ 3150 A) With high low-voltage compartment With top-mounted pressure relief duct as standard With forced ventilation (4000 A) Single busbar (except contactor panel) Contactor panel Double busbar in back-to-back arrangement (except contactor panel) Fig. 3.2-10: Dimensions of NXAIR P ≤ 2,000 A > 2,000 A ≤ 400 A ≤ 2,000 A > 2,000 A ≤ 2,000 A > 2,000 A

in mm 800 1,000 400 800 1,000 2 × 800 2 × 1,000 800 2,225 2,485 2,550 2,710 1,635 1,650 3,320

Performance features The air-insulated, metal-clad switchgear type NXAIR P is based on the construction principles of the NXAIR family and designed for use in the distribution and process level up to 17.5 kV, 50 kA, 4,000 A. Design verified, IEC 62271-200, metal-clad, loss of service continuity category: LSC 2B; partition class: PM; internal arc classification: IAC A FLR ≤ 50 kA 1 s Insulating medium air is always available Single busbar, double busbar (back-to-back, face-to-face)

Evidence of the making and breaking capacity for the circuitbreakers and the make-proof earthing switches inside the panel Withdrawable vacuum circuit-breaker Withdrawable vacuum contactor Maximum availability due to modular design Maximum security of operation by self-explaining operating logic Maintenance interval ≥ 10 years

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