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Motor Control Centers

Model 6 Motor Control Centers are designed and manufactured to tackle the toughest power and process control challenges. They feature industry-finest innovations that provide unmatched performance, high reliability, and low maintenance. The Model 6 Motor Control Center has integrated industry-leading components into the smallest and most flexible footprint possible to meet your power, control, and automation needs. The Model 6 provides superior performance, as well as long, reliable operation with enhanced safety features.

Model 6 Motor Control Structure Features

  • Horizontal main bus uses captive splice bar assembly; allows splicing without removing units.
  • Horizontal bus is located at the top of the structure for easy installation, inspection and maintenance Available ampacity 600 A, 800 A, 1200 A, 2000 A, and 2500 A
  • Sliding non-conductive bus barrier
  • 300 A and 600 A vertical bus
  • Vertical bus openings built on 3-inch centers
  • Optional automatic vertical bus shutters are available
  • Mounting channel includes leveling notches for ease of alignment
  • Full depth vertical wireway available, either 4-inch or 9-inch width
  • Vertical ground bus is standard

Model 6 Motor Control Unit Features

  • Cast metal handle, color coded for clear indication of disconnect position (including “Tripped”)
  • Twin-handle cam (“Butterfly”) mechanism standard on all plug-on units (except Compac™ 6)
  • Rugged unit construction features solid rear, side and hinged bottom plates
  • Forward tilted pull-apart control terminal blocks standard with NEMA Type B or C wiring
  • Starter units available with Class 8536 Type S NEMA or D-Line IEC
  • Available overload relays on starter include: melting alloy, bimetallic, Motor Logic™ , and TeSys T
  • Control station plate for pilot devices is mounted on front of unit (no cables across door hinge)
  • Easily accessible control transformer
  • Starter mounted on right-hand side of unit, adjacent to wireway, for ease of cable termination

Combination Starters with Motor Circuit Protector Disconnects

  • Model 6 NEMA-rated FVNR combination starters use PowerPact™ Motor Circuit Protectors. Ratings: 480 V, NEMA 12, Type 1B-D wiring, 100,000 AIR. Units include 1 N.O./1 N.C. auxiliary contacts. Units with pilot devices use 22 mm type. Units without pilot devices include a station plate with knockouts for five 22 mm devices.

Combination Starters with Fusible Switch Disconnects

  • Model 6 NEMA-rated FVNR combination starters listed below use fusible switches with Class R fuse clips. Ratings: 480 V, NEMA 12, Type 1B-D wiring, 100,000 AIR. Units include 1 N.O./1 N.C. auxiliary contacts. Units with pilot devices use 22 mm type. Units without pilot devices include a station plate with knockouts for five 22 mm devices.

Compac™ 6 Combination Starters with Motor Circuit Protector Disconnects

  • NEMA-rated Compac 6, half-height FVNR combination starters use GJ frame Mag-Gard™ Motor Circuit Protectors. Ratings: 480 V, NEMA 12, Type 1B-D wiring, 100,000 AIR. Units include 1 N.O./1 N.C. auxiliary contacts. Units with pilot devices use 22 mm type

Compac 6 Combination Starters with Fusible Switch Disconnects

  • NEMA-rated Compac 6, half-height FVNR combination starters listed below use fusible switches with Class J fuse clips (fuses not included). Ratings: 480 V, NEMA 12, Type 1B-D wiring, 100,000 AIR. Units include 1 N.O./1 N.C. auxiliary contacts.

Branch Feeder Units rated as follows:

  • 480 V, 60 Hz, NEMA Type 12 Enclosure, Industrial Package
  • Short Circuit rating: 100,000 AIR

Download the Schneider Electric Motor Control Center PDF below or call 714.835.6211 for more information.