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PL6 xPole Miniature Circuit Breaker

The Eaton's PL6 miniature circuit breaker is a protective device equipped with both a thermal and an electromagnetic release that is available in 1-, 2-, 3-, 4-, 1+N and 3+N pole versions. The PL6 is compatible with AC and DC applications up to 48 V with rated currents from 0.16 A to 63 A and is available with tripping characteristics B, C and D. The switching capacity is 6 kA. 

PL6 xPole Miniature Circuit Breaker
RATED CURRENTS
up to 63 A
VERSIONS
1-, 2-, 3-, 4-, 1+N and 3+N pole
TRIPPING CHARACTERISTICS
B, C, D

Core features

  • Premium miniature circuit breaker for residential and non-residential applications
  • Current limiting class 3
  • Back-up fuse with high selectivity, thanks to low let-through energy
  • Contact position indicator red – green
  • Tripping characteristics B, C, D
  • Rated switching capacity 6 kA according to IEC/EN 60898-1
  • Suitable for DC applications up to 48 V
  • Complies with the insulation coordination requirements (= distance between the contacts ≥ 4 mm)
  • Busbar compatible
  • Lift/claw double terminals at top and bottom
  • For mounting on busbar at top or bottom, as required
  • Guide for secure terminal connection
  • 3-position DIN-rail clip to simplify removal from the busbar system
  • Comprehensive range of accessories, which can also be retrofitted
  • Switch-grip in rated current color

The most commonly used type of overcurrent protection device

MCBs protect cables against damage due to overload and short circuits: In the event of dangerously high currents, the circuit breaker’s bimetallic thermal release will disconnect the power supply. In the event of a short circuit, the electromagnetic release will disconnect the power supply in a timely manner.

A design that is standard-compliant and quality-tested

Eaton’s PL6 miniature circuit breakers are type-tested and approved according to IEC/EN 60898-1 (VDE 0641-11). Part 1 of IEC/EN 60898 applies to AC MCBs if the rated voltage between the phases does not exceed 440 V, the rated current does not exceed 125 A and the rated breaking capacity does not exceed 25,000 A.

The right MCB for every application

Circuit breakers with tripping characteristic B are the standard MCB type used for lighting and socket circuits. For circuits with high peak currents (such as motor circuits) devices with tripping characteristic C are used. Circuit breakers with tripping characteristic D are used for circuits with inductive and capacitive loads, such as solenoid valves, transformers or motors.
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