Uniquip Industries—PV Array Rotary DC Isolator
What are the defects?
The products internal contacts may have a fault, where a high resistance connection may form.
What are the hazards?
There is a risk that the DC isolator may overheat and catch fire.
What should consumers do?
Shut down the system immediately by following the shut down procedure appearing on the label located in main switchboard or mounted near invertor. If you are unsure or cannot identify types of isolators you have, check operating manual or invoice. If you are still unsure contact the company who sold or installed the system for further advice.
You do not need a electrician to shut down the system, however you should seek assistance from a solar company if you are unsure of how to carry out the shutdown procedure safely.
For further information:
Sold through Electrical Wholesalers or direct to solar contractors / installlers
- 20 December 2012 - 1 March 2014
Electrical Safety Office (QLD) is the responsible regulator for this recall.