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Medium Voltage Metal-Enclosed Switches

6.1 Medium Voltage SwitchMVS


Outdoor Medium Voltage Switch
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6.2 Medium Voltage Switch and BreakerMSB
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Product Description . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . V3-T6-4
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6.3 Metal-Enclosed BreakerMEB 6
Product Description . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . V3-T6-6
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6.4 Unitized Power CentersUPC 6
Product Description . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . V3-T6-8
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6.5 OEM Medium Voltage Switch ComponentsMVS-C
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6.1 Medium Voltage Metal-Enclosed Switches
Medium Voltage SwitchMVS

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6 Outdoor Medium Voltage SwitchMVS Cable Connection to
Liquid-Filled Transformer
Description Page
6 Medium Voltage SwitchMVS
Standards and Certifications . . . . . . . . . . . . . . V3-T6-3
6 Reference Information . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . V3-T6-3
Product Selection . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . V3-T6-3
6 Technical Data and Specifications . . . . . . . . . . V3-T6-3

6 An Eaton
Green Solution

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6 Product Description Application Description Features, Benefits and Functions
6 Eatons MVS load interrupter
switchgear is a metal-
MVS switchgear provides
safe, reliable switching and
Quick-make, quick-break
mechanism: A reliable heavy-
Interlocked for safety:
Mechanical interlocks prevent
enclosed assembly consisting fault protection for medium duty coil spring mechanism closing the switch when the
6 of a switch, bus and fuses. voltage circuits where high drives the switch blades at compartment door is open, or
duty cycle operation is high speed into either the the opening of the door when
6 MVS switchgear is available
in one or more vertical
not needed. open or the closed position. the switch is closed.
The speed of operation is
6 section assemblies. The Single switch and Safety under fault

independent of the person
three-pole switch will transformer primary operating the switch. conditions: The switch,
interrupt its rated load current Duplex switch depending upon the rated
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with its quick-make, quick- Selector switch Direct drive mechanism: voltage, is available with
break mechanism. Optional A metal-to-metal direct drive three or four fault-closing
6 Automatic transfer control

fuses ensure short-circuit mechanism eliminates chains operations with ratings
protection at all times. or cables that may break or up to 61,000 amperes rms
6 need adjusting. asymmetrical, exceeding
the industry standards one
DE-ION arc interruption: time operation.
6 DE-ION arc chambers and
spring-loaded auxiliary blades Safety barrier: A hinged
6 ensure fast load current
interruption and eliminate
solid metal barrier with a
perforated metal viewing area
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main contacts.
shields the disconnect switch
when the compartment door
is opened.
6 Positive switch position
indication: Red and green Short-circuit protection:
6 multilingual (English/Spanish/
French) labels located directly
A full range of Eaton fusing
options is available for short-
on the switch operating circuit protection.
6 mechanism give visual
Eaton's SF6-free
indication of switch position.
6 switchgear: Eaton medium
voltage switchgear use
vacuum switches combined
6 with solid insulation material.
This environmentally-friendly
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SF6 as an insulation gas.
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Medium Voltage Metal-Enclosed Switches
Medium Voltage SwitchMVS
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Indoor Medium Voltage SwitchMVS Bus Connection to
Dry-Type Transformer 6
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Hinged Internal
Switch Barrier 6
Inspection
DE-ION Arc
Interrupters
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Window
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Located Behind
Switch Barrier
Operating
Handle
(Mounted in
Access Door)
Switch Drive
Mechanism
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Interlock 6
Fuses 6
High Dielectric 6
Insulation Used
Between Switch
Phases and 6
Ground on
15 kV Only 6
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Standards and Reference Information
Certifications See Consulting Application 6
MVS switchgear meets or Guide for detailed list of ratings
exceeds IEEE C37.20.3 as it and options. For renewal parts,
see CA08105001E.
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applies to metal-enclosed
switchgear.
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Either Underwriters Product Selection
Laboratories (UL) or Contact Eaton for pricing. 6
Canadian Standards
Association (CSA) listing is
available for MVS switchgear in Technical Data 6
and Specifications
many configurations, with a
number of options. Rated maximum voltage 6
classes of 5, 15, 27 and
MVS switchgear is available
seismically qualified to meet
38 kV 6
Rated impulse levels, kV
the requirements of the
Uniform Building Code BIL: 60, 95, 125, 150 6
(UBC), California Title 24 and Continuous and load-break
BOCA requirements in many ratings: 600 amperes 6
configurations with a number available at all voltage
of options. classes; 1200 amperes
available at 5 and 15 kV
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Designs available in indoor
and outdoor non-walk-in
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Manual or motor operated
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6.2 Medium Voltage Metal-Enclosed Switches
Medium Voltage Switch and BreakerMSB

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6 Indoor Medium Voltage Switch and Fixed BreakerMSB
Description Page
6 Medium Voltage Switch and BreakerMSB
Standards and Certifications . . . . . . . . . . . . . . V3-T6-5
6 Reference Information . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . V3-T6-5
Product Selection . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . V3-T6-5
6 Technical Data and Specifications . . . . . . . . . . V3-T6-5

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Green Solution

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and Functions
6 Eatons MSB switchgear
is an integrated assembly
Applications include ground
fault protection, primary and/ Visible isolation
of a visible load-break or secondary switching, and
6 disconnect switch, fixed- protection on unit substations,
Fully rated fixed vacuum
circuit breaker
mounted vacuum circuit automatic transfer switching
6 breaker, and control devices at medium voltage levels,


Electrical operation
No fuses
that are integrated electrically capacitor switching, high
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circuit protection. All
duty cycle and tight system
coordination protection.
Improved coordination
capability
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manufactured by Eaton, MSB switchgear can also be
Improved transformer
protection
establishing one source an economic benefit in single-
6 of responsibility for the ended substations because
it may allow the customer


Ground fault protection
Capacitor switching
equipment and ensuring
6 high standards in quality, to eliminate the secondary
main protection and
High switching duty cycle
coordination, reliability and Integral overcurrent
switching device.
6 service. MSB switchgear
would typically be used
protection
Low resistance ground Eaton's SF6-free
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protection are important
schemes switchgear: Eaton medium
Single-ended substation voltage switchgear use
design parameters.
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designs
Overcurrent protection
vacuum switches combined
with solid insulation material.
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technology avoids the use of
SF6 as an insulation gas.
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Medium Voltage Metal-Enclosed Switches
Medium Voltage Switch and BreakerMSB
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Standards and Product Selection
Certifications Contact Eaton for pricing.
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MSB switchgear meets or
exceeds IEEE C37.20.3 as it
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Technical Data
applies to metal-enclosed
switchgear.
and Specifications 6
Rated maximum voltages
CSA listing is available for
MSB switchgear in many
of 4.7615 kV 6
Continuous current ratings
configurations with a number
of options.
up to 1200 amperes 6
25 and 40 kA rms
MSB switchgear is available
seismically qualified to meet
symmetrical short-circuit
interrupting capacity
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the requirements of the
Uniform Building Code,
Designs available in indoor
and outdoor non-walk-in
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California Title 24 and
BOCA requirements in
configurations
Single vertical section and
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many configurations with transformer primary
a number of options. configurations 6
Lineups consisting of MSB
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and MVS vertical sections

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Reference Information
See Consulting Application 6
Guide for detailed list of ratings
and options. For renewal parts, 6
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6.3 Medium Voltage Metal-Enclosed Switches
Metal-Enclosed BreakerMEB

Contents
6 Indoor Metal-Enclosed Drawout Vacuum BreakerMEB
Used as Main for Two Fused Switches
Description Page
6 Metal-Enclosed BreakerMEB
Standards and Certifications . . . . . . . . . . . . . . V3-T6-7
6 Reference Information . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . V3-T6-7
Product Selection . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . V3-T6-7
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and Functions
6 Eatons MEB switchgear is
a metal-enclosed assembly
MEB can be applied as the
primary main device and Fully rated drawout
of single high drawout VCP-W integrated with fused feeder
6 vacuum circuit breakers and switches in a lineup of fused
vacuum circuit breaker
Electrical operation
control devices that are MVS switchgear.
6 integrated electrically for
Applications include ground
Improved coordination
capability
circuit protection. (For
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drawout vacuum breaker
metal-clad switchgear, and/or secondary switching, protection
and protection on unit
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transfer switching at medium
Capacitor switching
major components are
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switching, high duty


High switching duty cycle
Integral overcurrent
establishing one source
6 of responsibility for the cycle and tight system
coordination protection.
protection
equipment and ensuring
6 high standards in quality,
coordination, reliability and
MEB switchgear can also
be an economic benefit in
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because it may allow the
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secondary main protection
and switching device.
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Single-ended substation
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Overcurrent protection
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Metal-Enclosed BreakerMEB
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Standards and Product Selection
Certifications Contact Eaton for pricing.
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MEB switchgear meets or
exceeds IEEE C37.20.3 as it
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Technical Data
applies to metal-enclosed
switchgear.
and Specifications 6
Rated maximum voltages
CSA listing is available for
MEB switchgear in many
of 4.76 and 15 kV 6
Continuous current rating
configurations with a number
of options.
of 1200 or 2000 amperes 6
Short-circuit current
MEB switchgear is available
seismically qualified to meet
ratings up to 38 kA rms
symmetrical
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the requirements of the
Uniform Building Code,
Designs available in indoor
and outdoor non-walk-in
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California Title 24 and
BOCA requirements in
configurations
Single vertical section and
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many configurations with transformer primary
a number of options. configurations 6
Lineups consisting of
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MEB vertical sections and


MVS vertical sections
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Reference Information
See Consulting Application 6
Guide for detailed list of ratings
and options. For renewal parts, 6
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6.4 Medium Voltage Metal-Enclosed Switches
Unitized Power CentersUPC

Contents
6 Indoor Unitized Power Centers
Description Page
6 Unitized Power CentersUPC
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Bottom Cable Entry and Top Cable Entry

6 Product Description Features, Benefits Standards and


and Functions Certifications
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Centers combine an MVS The primary disconnect Power transformer core and
primary disconnect switch,
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switch is a manually
operated, two-position,
coil assemblies meet all
applicable IEEE/ANSI/NEMA
transformer and Pow-R-Line 4 quick-make, quick-break standards.
6 secondary distribution type MVS. Distribution class
devices in a compact, surge arresters protect the
Reference Information
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unit. These self-contained
transformer from surge
See Consulting Application
voltages, and current limiting
6 units provide maximum kVA
in minimum space, and
fuses protect against fault
currents. Insulated cable
Guide for detailed list of ratings
and options.
their unitized construction
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passes through a steel
simplifies installation. barrier to connect the switch Product Selection
to the transformer.
6 Other advantages include:
The power transformer is of a
Contact Eaton for pricing.
Front accessibility
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ventilated, dry-type, core-
form construction. Standard
Dimensions consistent Class 220C insulation allows
6 with standard doorways normal operation at 150C
Liberal space for primary temperature rise above a
6 and secondary cables 30C nominal ambient and
Molded case circuit a 40C peak ambient.
6 breaker or fusible switch The secondary distribution
secondary distribution section consists of group
6 mounted Series C molded
case circuit breakers or FDP-
6 W fusible switches separated
from the transformer by steel
6 barriers. Additional vertical
sections may be added for
additional low voltage
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Unitized Power CentersUPC
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Technical Data and Specifications
Indoor enclosure only Insulation:
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Maximum primary
voltages:
Class H 220C rise
(standard)
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3 kV through 15 kV
Three-phase, 60 Hz,
150C, 115C and 80C
rise available
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delta primary Fan cooling available
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Primary BIL: to increase kVA rating


by 331/3%
Voltages not exceeding
2.5 kV maximum Taps: (2) 2.5% FCAN 6
and FCBN

20 kV BIL
Voltages above 2.5 kV Secondary voltages: 6
up to 7.2 kV maximum 208Y/120 volts
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30 kV BIL four-wire
Voltages above 7.2 kV up 240 voltsthree-wire
to 15 kV maximum 480Y/277 volts 6
60 kV BIL four-wire
Transformer: 575 voltsfour-wire 6
12.51000 kVA Secondary BIL: 10 kV BIL
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copper type,
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6.5 Medium Voltage Metal-Enclosed Switches
OEM Medium Voltage Switch ComponentsMVS-C

Contents
6 OEM Fusible Switches
Description Page
6 OEM Medium Voltage Switch ComponentsMVS-C
Standards and Certifications . . . . . . . . . . . . . . V3-T6-11
6 Reference Information . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . V3-T6-11
Product Selection . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . V3-T6-11
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MVS-C Switch
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6 Product Description Application Description Features, Benefits and Functions
6 MVS-C switches are open
frame switches that must
MVS-C switches can be
applied in suitable enclosures
Plug & Play: The switch
and operating mechanism
Safety under fault
conditions: The switch,
be mounted in a suitable for many switching duties install as a single entity. No depending upon the rated
6 enclosure for the OEM whether manual or automatic handle and chains or cables to voltage, is available with
market. Eatons MVS-C load operation is specified: mount and adjust. Improves three or four fault-closing
6 interrupter switches are
Transformer primary
productivity in assembly operations with ratings up
available in many ratings. reducing overall cost. to 61,000 amperes rms
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will provide safe, low-cost
switching
Transformer secondary Quick-make, quick-break
asymmetrical, exceeding
the industry standards
switching mechanism: A reliable heavy-
6 switching where occasional
or infrequent disconnecting Power distribution duty coil spring mechanism
one-time operation.

means is desired. The switching drives the switch blades at Fuse mountings: Complete
6 three-pole switch, with its high speed into either the open
or the closed position.
three-phase fuse mounting
quick-make, quick-break assemblies or fuse live
6 mechanism, will interrupt DE-ION arc interruption:
parts are available that
are fully compatible with
its rated load current. DE-ION arc chambers and MVS-C switches. The fuse
6 spring-loaded auxiliary blades mountings are intended for
ensure safe, fast load current use with Eatons fuses.
6 interruption and eliminate
arcing damage to the
6 main contacts.
Positive switch position
6 indication: Red and Green
multilingual (English/Spanish/
6 French) labels located directly
on the switch operating
mechanism give visual
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When properly installed to MVS-C Fuse Mounting
utilize the built-in design
6 feature, mechanical interlocks Direct drive mechanism:
prevent closing the switch A metal-to-metal direct drive
6 when the enclosure door is mechanism eliminates chains
or cables that need adjusting
open, or opening the door
6 when the switch is closed.
As an alternate interlock
or break.

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Medium Voltage Metal-Enclosed Switches
OEM Medium Voltage Switch ComponentsMVS-C
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Standards and Product Selection
Certifications Contact Eaton for pricing.
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MVS-C switches meet or
exceed ANSI C37.22
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Technical Data
ratings
UL and CSA recognized
and Specifications 6
component listing services
Rated maximum voltage
are available for 5 and classes of 5, 15, 27 and 6
15 kV manual and motor 38 kV
operated MVS-C switches Rated impulse levels, kV
BIL: 60, 95, 125, 150
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Continuous and load-break
ratings: 600 amperes
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available at all voltage
classes; 1200 amperes 6
Reference Information available at 5 and 15 kV
For renewal parts, see
Rated momentary and fault 6
close currents, 40 and
CA08105001E.
61 kA rms asymmetrical; 6
40 kA available at all voltage
classes; 61 kA available at 6
5, 15 and 27 kV
Manual, motor or shunt-trip
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6.5 Medium Voltage Metal-Enclosed Switches
OEM Medium Voltage Switch ComponentsMVS-C

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