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High-speed DC circuit-breakers
for Fixed Installation (IEEE / ANSI standards)
Type UR

EN50123-1/-2. continually improving the level of performance and functionality. with its low number of parts also guarantees high reliability and low maintenance requirements. ASTM.General information The UR range of DC circuit-breakers has achieved worldwide acceptance as a well proven design for use in fixed installations. Applications • Feeder circuit-breaker for DC traction power substations • Rectifier circuit-breaker for DC traction power substations - + I> Rectifier circuit-breaker Feeder circuit-breaker I> I> Main features • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • 2 Rated continuous current covering a range from 2150 A to 8000 A Rated maximum voltage 800 VDC and 1600 VDC Safe with a high insulation level Indoor installation Bi-directional or uni-directional over-current release Trip-free direct acting device High rated short circuit making and breaking capacity Limited maximum arc voltage Electro-magnetic closing with electric or magnetic holding A large number of different options to match the various application requirements Very low maintenance requirements with high electrical and mechanical endurances Simple design with few moving parts resulting in high reliability Proven design with worldwide experience and acceptance Reference standards: IEEE C37. Combining a compact design with a high making and breaking capacity.16 . IEC61992-1/-2 (refer to our specific SG101001BEN brochure) Insulation material according to relevant BS. the UR range can be used for Light Rail and Heavy Rail Transit Systems on the North American territory. This has led to an impressive service track record throughout the world for the UR product range. Designed according to ANSI C37. the UR range. It has been regularly upgraded and adapted to new standard requirements and different applications over the years.2002 and ANSI C37.16-2000 Also available according to standards IEC77.14-2002 and ANSI C37.14 . IEC and DIN standards * . NF.2000.

Product range * Not covered by this document. Refer to the brochure SG150880BEN «High-Speed DC circuit-breaker for Fixed Installation Type HPB45 & HPB60». U [V=] UR36-82 UR40-82 UR46-82 HPB60-82* UR40-81 UR46-81 UR26-82 UR36-81 1600 UR60-81 800 UR26-81 2150 2900 3200 UR80-81 3600 6000 8000 I [A] High modularity concept UNe [V=] Arc chute 82 1600 Arc chute 81 800 UR26 UR36 UR40 UR46 UR60 UR80 2150 2900 3200 3600 6000 8000 Ithh [A] 3 .

Remark: for a shorter opening time on low di/dt.10 A/s: .63 Iss Icut off Typical duty b. .105 5 7 106 3 5 7 3 di/dt [A/s] t l 10 [ms] 8 6 4 UR60/80 2 0 3.3 ms. Breaking current parameters I tc Îss >1.Breaking current parameters Third rail or Over-head Catenary System powered by a rectifier a b c a : duty a b : duty b c : duty c d : duty d - d close-in fault intermediate fault intermediate fault distant fault Note: points a.for UR26: tl ~ 4. 16 14 12 UR36/40 64 10 8 UR26 6 6 Example for a di/dt of 3.for UR60/80: tl ~ 4.1 ms.105 4 5 7 106 3 5 7 3 di/dt [A/s] . c and d represent fault conditions along the line at different distances from the rectifier. the “indirect release” (shunt trip) option can be used (refer to “Options” section page 10). c and d Id t V Ûarc UNe ti Sustained rated short-circuit current Rated peak short-circuit current Initial current rate of rise Setting of maximum current release Cut-off current Time-constant of the circuit Opening time Maximum arc voltage Rated maximum voltage t Opening time Tl t l 20 [ms] 18 Relationship between opening time tl and the initial rate of rise of current di/dt for direct instantaneous over-current release.65Iss Typ Typical duty a Iss = Îss = di/dt = = Id Icutoff = tc = tl = Ûarc = UNe = Iss t di//d 0. 4 2 0 3. b.

14.0 .0 4.0 .5.7 2.14.0 .0 .14 . 36.2.5.0 2.0 4.(6) 15 to 30 ~ 150 Potential free (PF) or change-over (CO) 5a +5b 24 to 220 10 6 10 Low voltage interface Type of connection (9) (9) Refer to page 10 for mobile connector informations Harting type HAN 32 OPERATING CONDITIONS Installation Altitude Working ambient temperature Humidity Minimum mechanical durability Tamb N [m] [°C] Operations Indoors <1400 -5 to +40 Class 5K2 4x50’000 8x25’000 8x25’000 8x25’000 4x20’000 4x20’000 Direct over-current instantaneous release Available setting ranges (in kA) with their corresponding codification: UR26 UR36 UR40 UR46 UR60 1.18.0 .(2) 6-18 .8.0 DV1 DV2 DS1 DS2 DV2 (2) Designation code (1) Standard Option A B D F G J K L N O P U (2) 5 .0 2.0 2. 48. 220 [0.10.3 0 25/1 15 to 30 ~ 150 110.10.(2) 8-24 .0 .0 .0 2.at 800 V [kA] 200 200 200 .8 .arc chute type 82 1600 1600 1600 Rated continuous current (1) .0 .0 4.0 6.0 .5.0 4. 110. 1 min) .Data for product selection Symbol Unit UR26 UR36 UR40 UR46 UR60 UR80 3600 6000 8000 800 1600 800 - 800 - 3600 4600 6000 6000 8000 8000 200 100 2-15 - 200 .arc chute type 81 800 800 800 .15. refer to table page 5 LOW VOLTAGE AUXILIARY CIRCUIT Control circuit Nominal voltage Un (4) [VDC] Range of voltage Closing power (5) [W]/[s] Holding power for electric holding (5) [W] Holding power for magnetic holding (5) [W] Opening power for magnetic holding (5) [W]/[s] Mechanical opening time on opening order (5)(7) to [ms] Mechanical closing time (5)(7) tc [ms] (4) The breaker can also be controlled with a rectified AC control voltage (5) At Un and Tamb = +20°C (6) Under development (7) Starting when the signal is received by the coil Auxiliary contacts Type of contacts (refer to definition on page 5) Number of auxiliary contacts Rated voltage [VDC] Conventional thermal current Ith [A] Maximum breaking capacity at 110 VDC and =5 ms [A] Minimum let-through current at 24 VDC (8) [mA] (8) For a dry and clean environment 24.0 16.0 2.ANSI [A] 2150 2900 3200 .8.0 2.0 .7 .0 .0 (2) UR80 Type 8.0 .EN50123 / IEC61992 (for information only) [A] 2600 3600 4000 Rated peak short-circuit current ÎSS .0 13.1.25] Un 1300/1 2. 125 [0.10.2002 (2) under development (3) For range selection.0 4.arc chute type 82 12 12 12 (1) at Tamb = +40°C and tested with high voltage connections according to standard ANSI C37.at 1600 V [kA] 100 100 100 Peak and rated short-time current [kA] Over-current trip range (bi-directional) (3) [kA] 1.15.(2) 200 .4 .24. 72.4-8.0 .8.1] Un 2800/1 30 0 (6) .0 .10.18.0 9.(2) 12 12 15 - 15 - MAIN HIGH VOLTAGE CIRCUIT Frame size current [A] 2150 2900 3200 [VDC] Rated maximum voltage UNe .0 .0 .1.0 .0 (1) For selection page 12 (2) For uni-directional over-current instantaneous release (under development) .5.8.0 .0 .0 2.0 12.0 4.arc chute type 81 [kV] 12 12 12 .15.0 2-15 2-15 Reverse over-current trip value (uni-directional) [kA] Power frequency withstand voltage (ANSI) (60 Hz.

All dimensions are in mm. Information for product integration The DIN-ISO 2768-1 coarse tolerances are applied to these dimensions.Tripping device for UR26/36/40/46 Tripping device for UR60/80 Standard tripping devices Standard tripping device DS tripping device Tripping device DV tripping device Tripping device adjustment method.. Main dimensions for UR26/36/40/46 UR26/36-81/82 UR26/36/40/46-81/82 UR40/46-81/82 617 238 (1) 168 419 (2) 51 69 (1) Arc chute 82 (2) Arc chute 81 R4 56 160 240 HV connections for UR26/36/40/46 (exept upper connection of UR46) 40 25 E 23 HV 4x Ø11 Ø 40 LV C 160 379 194 320 A B HV upper connection for UR46 only Dimensions [mm] 25 UR26 UR36 UR40 UR46 645 131 131 20 176 760 246 176 30 176 760 246 176 30 176 760 246 176 40 177 A B C D E 20 50 50 30 25 50 25 4x Ø14 4x Ø18 Weights Weights (1) [Kg] 6 386 D 95 100 784 5 90 UR26 UR36 UR40 UR46 With arc chute 81 77 94 98 110 With arc chute 82 87 104 108 120 (1) Weights for standard circuit-breaker without any option. Tripping device adjustment method. The maximum allowed flatness deviation of the support frame is 0.5 mm. .

A Designation for arc chute installation Arc chute type Circuit-breaker Codification Arc chute installation Standard Opening on LV connector side Option 1 UR26/36/40 Opening on LV connector oposite side 81 / 82 UR46/60/80 (1) Vertical removal 7 8 (1) Arc chute 82 is not available for UR60/80..81 (1) Arc chute 81 177 783 30 51 69 40 160 240 411 320 (1) Weights for standard circuitbreaker without any option. Arc chutes 81 and 82 UR.. *: Grid with 50% of surface opening..81S 139 75. 7 . please contact Sécheron.5 60 120 25 Weights (1) [Kg] Opening of the arc chute on the LV connector side (for UR26/36/40).Main dimensions for UR60/80 UR60 UR80 UR60/80 238 238 419 (1) Weights for UR.81/82S 617(1) 419(2) C 238 (1) Arc chute 82 (2) Arc chute 81 B B A Vertical removal of the arc chute (for UR46/60/80).5 39 30 160 240 56 LV UR80 386 120 23 HV 4x Ø11 UR60 50. Arc chute installation The below values correspond to the insulation distances in the cubicles used to perform the duty cycle “a” with the rated peak short-circuit of the circuit-breakers. UR. Please contact Sécheron Opening of the arc chute on the LV connector opposite side (for UR26/36/40).82S A 140 40 B 140 140 C* 765 765 To earth 182 718 Insulation distances for UR26/36/40/46/60/80 To insulating wall 150 8x Ø18 40 Minimum insulation distances [mm] UR.. For other installation conditions.

5 0.4 3.5 tc+1 Rs – Customer scope Start of the closing pulse: the contacts F + G close.4 1.8 100 0.6 1. Start of the holding current: the contact G opens.6 55.4 8.1 1.0 1.2 12.1 1.3 12.6 40 20 1. Closing pulse: 0.3 3.7 22. F.4 0.5 to 1 s. A B C D Rp t [s] Sécheron scope Start of the closing pulse: the contacts E close.8 9.0 220 5.8 0.6 9.5 to 1s Unom Inom Imin E Imin M Imax R1 Inom Imin Imax Rs Rp Inom Imin Imax [V] [A] [A] [A] [A] [] [A] [A] [A] [] [] [A] [A] [A] 24 41.5 1.2 1.3 64 17.9 3. E.5 to 1s E type holding .6 6.0 48 20. Holding: a R1 resistance limits the holding current to 5% of the closing current. G: contact R1 : resistor to be inserted in the holding circuit of the E type.4 45.3 17.7 5.9 4.7 19.5 5.8 27.2 72 16. then the contacts E open.1 400 400 2’200 55 2. the power to be considered for the resistor choice is 220 W (4x55 W) Rs : resistor to be inserted in series with the coil in the opening circuit of the M type.8 8. the power to be considered for the resistor choice is 50 W (200 W / 4) Rp : resistor to be inserted in parallel with the closing coil in the opening circuit of the M type S : automatic circuit-breaker Typical value for the closing coils for UR26/36/40/46 Coil characteristics Closing Pulse 0.4 0.1 3.9 2.6 29.3 2.7 17.2 3. The duration of this pulse is 0.5 9.4 0.9 79.5 25 70.5 36 32.4 0. Holding: achieved by the permanent magnet. Opening: the contacts F close to provoke a current pulse of the opposite polarity to the closing current.0 17.7 1.6 52 26 1.3 9.9 210 0.2 9.5 Ie B C D E S V= + D C E R1 0 ~ 20% – A B 100% 1 Customer scope A F G t [s] ~ 5% S V= F 0 0.0 4.0 2.3 1.5 to 1 s. Harting HAN 32 (Standard) Low voltage control scheme Electric holding: E type Ie A B C D Magnetic holding: M type E + 100% 0 0.7 6.9 11.3 1.0 110 11.5 Sécheron scope 1 tc tc+0.7 0.9 21.2 3.9 840 0.6 200 15 25 12 38 Power consumption [W]: 1’300 8 M type opening Pulse 0.7 6.5 3.3 6.2 0.4 3.5 35.0 2.3 7.3 125 10.5 1.9 11. The opening current is 20 % of the closing current.4 2.4 2.5 2.3 160 80 0.0 19.0 0.7 1.6 25 1.8 272 0. Opening: the contact F opens to provoke the interruption of the holding current.8 0. Closing pulse: 0. then the contact F opens.5 0.5-1 s.Low voltage interface Note!: Harting fixed connectors are delivered with all pins mounted.3 0.5 10.3 0.4 0.0 2.4 5.

4 1. please contact Sécheron.7 31.5 Power consumption [W]: 2’800 1’280 4’650 280 30 14 35 Low voltage wiring diagrams The following wiring schemes represent the low voltage connector pins assignement in function of the selected conectors and the configuration choosen for standard or optional functions.8 2. They are valid for all control voltages exept 24 VDC.1 29. Auxiliary contacts (switch PF) 23 24 Auxiliary contacts (switch CO) 23 24 I 21 22 I> 19 17 15 13 11 9 7 5 3 1 20 18 16 14 12 10 8 6 4 2 I 21 22 15 14 12 11 9 8 6 5 3 2 13 10 7 4 1 I> 9 .9 15.2 1.9 2.9 55. Legend of the schemes Circuit-breaker main contact I> Direct overcurrent release Circuit-breaker closing coil Standard and optional functions Designation code (1) Line Description a b 1a+1b . For 24 VDC control scheme.9 16.Typical value for the closing coils for UR60/80 Coil characteristics Closing Pulse 0.6 2.7 125 21.8 44.Switch PF 20 A a b 1a+1b .Switch CO 20 B Indirect release (shunt trip) 19 2 I (1) Please refer to designation code page 12 Harting type HAN 32 connector Only the pins related to your selected configuration page 12 will be wired according to the below’s pin assignment.9 2. The connector will be delivered with all 32 pins even if not all wired.5 to 1 s E type holding Unom Inom Imin E Imax R1 Inom Imin Imax [V] [A] [A] [A] [] [A] [A] [A] 110 23.

5 . This device can also be manually activated.Options (subject to additional costs) Mobile connector (available for UR26/36/40/46/60/80) Mobile connector Auxiliary switches Device Number Type UR26/36 /40/46 /60/80 5a+5b PF or CO Fixed connector type Harting HAN 32 Number of pin Size 2.5 mm² cables from the BIM5 and 6 mm² cables from the CID-3.5 ms . The choice of the relevant type has to be validated by Sécheron prior quoting.To be ordered separately Manual closing device Manual release Position indicator N OPE Vertical Horizontal (Type M3) 10 .5.5 mm² to coil 6 mm² cable from CID The terminal block allows the connection between 2. The indirect release enables to shorten the opening time when required by specific application.5 mm² 0 32 Cable gland Secheron’s number M32 SG104063R10100 Connector Options available for UR26/36/40/46 BIM5 indirect release (shunt trip) and manual release type M3 2. Opening time 4.5 mm² Size 1.BIM5 Control mode CID-3* * Not included in the DC circuit-breaker .

• The customer shall write down the setting value Ids in its order form.secheron. • The bold part of this designation code defines the device type as it is displayed on the identification plate attached to the product. • It can happen for technical reasons that some variants and options indicated in the designation code cannot be combined. Example of customer’s choice: UR 40 81 Line: S 1 E E 0 F 5 A C 1 2 0 0 0 S I 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 11 .com”.Options available for UR60/80 Position indicator SED CLO Designation code for ordering Designation code information • Be sure to establish the designation code from our latest version of the brochure by downloading it from our website “www. • Be careful to write down 22 digits for the type designation code when placing your order.

Order form Line Description 10 11 Designation Product type Frame size...Designation code (options are subject to additional costs) .24. as required by new technology at any time.(switch CO) 21 LV connector type on circuit-breaker For UR26/36/40/46/60/80 Harting type HAN 32 22 Manual release For UR26/36/40/46 Horizontal type M3 23 Manual closing device (not compatible with line 25 nor 26) For UR26/36/40/46 Yes 24 Position indicator Yes 25 Overcurrent release detector (not compatible with line 23) No 26 Contact wear indicator (not compatible with line 23) No 27 HV main connections For UR26/36/40/46/60/80 according to pages 7 and 8 Standard 28 Digit for Sécheron internal purpose For UR26/36/40/46 Arc chute 81 & 82 For UR60/80 Arc chute 81 (1) Arc chute 82 only for UR46 (2) Under development for UR60/80 Standard UR 26 36 40 46 60 80 Options Customer’s Choice UR 12 81 82 S S 1 7 8 E M A B C G D E R J 0 1 A D F L P .. . especially those arising from our “General Delivery Conditions”. .. rated continuous current UR 2150 A 2900 A 3200 A 3600 A 6000 A 8000 A Rated maximum voltage For UR26/36/40/46/60/80 800 V For UR26/36/40/46 1600 V 13 Application Fixed Installation 14 Arc chute installation (Refer to page 7 for selection) For UR26/36/40 Arc chute 81/82 Opening on LV connector side For UR26/36/40 Arc chute 81/82 Opening on LV connector opposite side (1) Vertical removal For UR46/60/80 Arc chute 81/82 15 Holding type Electric Magnetic (2) 16 Nominal control voltage For UR26/36/40/46 24 VDC For UR26/36/40/46 36 VDC For UR26/36/40/46 48 VDC For UR26/36/40/46 64 VDC For UR26/36/40/46 72 VDC For UR26/36/40/46/60/80 110 VDC For UR26/36/40/46/60/80 125 VDC For UR26/36/40/46 220 VDC 17 Varistor on coil No Yes (battery voltage) 18 Direct over-current release (bi-directional) For UR26 1.com www..4 .For UR60/80 (2) U 19 Indirect release (shunt trip) For UR26/36/40/46 (includes also horizontal manual release type M3) BIM5 For UR60/80 BIM7 (2) 20 Auxiliary contacts For UR26/36/40/46/60/80 5a + 5b .... .0 ..0 . refer to codification table page 5 . .[A] .0 kA For UR80 16. .. .com This document is not contractual and contains information corresponding to the level of technology at the date of printing. Sécheron reserves the right to modify and/or improve the product.0 .... .. .0 kA For other selection. It is the purchaser’s responsibility to inform himself.15.. .(switch PF) For UR26/36/40/46 5a + 5b . Copyright© 2012 Sécheron SA SG104309BEN_B02-03-12 Value of the setting of the direct over-current release: .secheron.0 . U 5 4 A B C 1 1 3 0 0 S I P I P The low voltage connector must be ordered separately: None: Harting 32 pins: SG104063R10100 Place and date: Name: Signature: Sécheron SA Rue du Pré-Bouvier 25 1217 Meyrin ..8. . Sécheron reserves all rights... no matter what the circumstances..Geneva CH . of the product’s maintenance conditions and requirements....Switzerland Tel: +41 22 739 41 11 Fax: +41 22 739 48 11 info@secheron.2. whose characteristics are described in these documents. Direct over-current release (uni-directional) .0 kA For UR36/40/46 4. .18..0 kA For UR60 13. .7 kA For UR26/36/40/46 2.