Clipsal Australia Pty Ltd—IP56 rated—Industrial HD Load Break Switch

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Product description

500V, 63A, 3 pole. 56SWH363, GY. 56SWH363, RO. 56SWH363S. 500V, 80A, 3 pole. 56SWH380, GY. 56SWH380, RO. 56SWH380S.
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Reasons the product is recalled

The problem is an eventual fracture of a non-compliant plastic part which can lead to the non load-breaking of one or more phases. The pole may remain electrically connected even if the switch is in the O position (OFF).

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What consumers should do

Customers are advised to ensure that all electrical circuits, where there Load Break Switch is installed, are fully disconnected (using voltage detectors) before conducting any electrical installation or maintenance work. Further information is available from the Customer Satisfaction and Quality Manager on telephone number 08 8269 0565.


Clipsal Australia Pty Ltd

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Responsible regulator

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.