AC100 load bank for generator testing
Integral control panel with hinged weatherproof lid with:
1 – 48mm DIN voltmeter 0-500V linear with selector switch
1 – 48mm DIN ammeter 0-150A linear with selector switch
1 – 48mm DIN frequency meter 45-65Hz
7 – ‘on/off’ pushbuttons (1.25, 2.5, 5, 10, 20, 20, 40kW)
7 – indicator lamps, one per section
1 – ‘on/off’ pushbutton for fan start/stop
1 – indicator lamp ‘fans running’
1 – input socket for external 220/240V AC supply, with selector switch
1 – emergency stop button
Metal sheathed wire elements manufactured from high-grade nickel/chrome resistance wire in magnesium oxide insulated stainless steel tubes and 600V primary insulation.
Fan cooled with a single 450mm fan powered from the test load itself or an external supply. The fan is mounted in the base of the load bank and blows vertically through mesh bird screens top and bottom.