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Easter-Owens / 7.23.2018

Power Distribution Unit: Three Benefits While on the Job Site

 

When working on large construction sites, access to an abundant power source is essential. Power Distribution Units expertly designed for maximum power in a compact unit, are easily portable and self-contained. Importance of internal wiring connection from the breaker to the receptacle in a safely enclosed easily mobile unit is optimal when it comes to running large power tools and machinery on the job site.

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Easily Portable and Completely Self-Contained

Our high-grade Power Distribution Units are engineered with Type 3R construction standard in compliance with NEMA, JIC, NEC, UL and other industry standards to ensure industry regulatory approval. The power distribution unit includes a padlock hasp, beneficial for safety and compliance. Enclosures built with 12-gauge cold rolled steel construction protect electrical and wiring and ensure safety while in proximity to large machinery.

 

Reliable Internal Wiring Connection from the Breaker to the Receptacle

Loss of power is unacceptable in many mission-critical operations. The Portable Distribution Units are built with all internal wiring and stacked within a tall and lean durable design including wiring connection to the receptacle. For high heat on the job site, the unit includes an integral transformer fan with thermostat for the high ambient temperature to cool down. Custom power configurations are taken into consideration when engineered for optimal power distribution on your specific job site.

 

Custom Configurations

Modifying a commercial NEMA enclosure can be expensive, the more cost-efficient approach is to order a custom electrical enclosure built to suit the application. Including Lifting eyes and forklift pockets gives the unit is easily portable for job site movement. Custom colors and other environmental enclosures are available depending on specific job site conditions

 

Easter-Owen’s Portable Power Distribution Unit Specs:

75KVA transformer

480 VAC 12 circuit primary, 225A main circuit breaker 3P/3W with main Meltric inlets

480 VAC load receptacles: QTY 2, 50A, 3P/4W Hubbell CS8169

Other brands of main inlet connectors and load receptacles available upon request

208Y/120 VAC load receptacles:

  • QTY 6, 50A, 3P/4W Hubbell CS6369
  • QTY 1, 50A, 4P/5W Hubbell CS8169
  • QTY 4, 50A, 3P/4W Hubbell CS8169

 

Having extensive international experience, Denver-based Easter Owens offers over 60 years of metal fabrication experience and services. Specializing in power distribution equipment, custom metal buildings, industrial control panels, electrical enclosures, and security electronics, Easter-Owens prides itself on providing high-quality material, along with personal customer service.

 

Have Questions About Power Distribution Units?

Contact Easter-Owens with to speak with a representative or to request a quote on your next power distribution project.

 

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Topics: electrical enclosures, POWER DISTRIBUTION EQUIPMENT