Machine Design

A Busbar That Flexes

Eriflex Flexibar conductor is a stack of electrolytic copper laminates protected by durable PVC insulation.

A busbar that flexes

The laminates can move within the insulation, providing unlimited twisting and bending possibilities, which make panelboard, switchboard, and motor-control center assembly easier. Users create their own terminals by stripping the insulation and punching the laminates, thus saving money on lugs and associated labor. Maximum continuous voltage is 1 kVac. It is UL rated for 600 V maximum and CSA certified for 1 kV maximum. Flexibar meets IEC 439-1requirements, has approval for shipboard installation and maintenance requirements from Bureau Veritas, and maintains an Attestation of Conformity from CETE APAVE Lyonnaise.

Erico Inc.,
34600 Solon Rd.,
Solon, OH 44139,
(440) 542-3890,
www.erico.com

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