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PVT2 Photovoltaic Surge Protection Class II

Features

  • Suited for use at the DC input of distributed string inverters in solar arrays
  • Thermal protection included to ensure safe failure modes
  • Compact, yet high surge rated pluggable design, using minimum DIN rail width

Specifications

Part Number PVT21000R PVT21500R
Max Continuous Operating Voltage (Ucpv) 1,100 V 1,500 VDC
Nominal Discharge Current (In), IEC 20 kA 8/20 μs
Max Discharge Current (Imax) 40 kA 8/20 μs 30 kA 8/20 μs
Total Discharge Current (Itotal) 50 kA 8/20 μs 40 kA 8/20 μs
Voltage Protection Level (Up) 4,000 V 5,000 V
Response Time 25 ns Max
Short Circuit Current Rating (Isccr) 11 kA
Max Continuous Operating Voltage (Vpvdc) 1,100 VDC 1,500 VDC
Voltage Protection Rating (VPR) 3,000 V 4,000 V
Nominal Discharge Current (In), UL 20 kA 8/20 μs
Short Circuit Current Rating (SCCR) 50 kA 65 kA
Protection Modes -ve to PE
-ve to +ve
+ve to PE
Altitude 6,562' Max
Humidity 5 – 95 % RH
Temperature -40 to 185 °F
Connection, Flexible #4
Connection, Solid #2
Connection, Stranded #2
Enclosure Material UL® 94V-0 Thermoplastic
Enclosure Rating IP 20
Mounting 35 mm top hat DIN rail
Torque (TQ) 3.3 ft lb Max
Remote Contact Switching Capacity 1.0 A @ 125 VAC
1.0 A @ 250 VAC
0.5 A @ 12 VDC
0.5 A @ 24 VDC
0.5 A @ 48 VDC
Remote Contacts Yes
Status Indication Mechanical flag
Depth (D) 2.72"
Height (H) 3.54"
Width (W) 2.13"
Unit Weight 0.9 lb 1.0 lb
Replacement Module PVT2500M PVT2750M
Certification Details UL® 1449 Edition 4 Type 1CA
Complies With EN 50539-11 Type 1, Type 2

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Applications

Brochures

Wind Power Solutions
1.94 MB English

Certifications

CE, ERICO PVT
DIN EN 50539-11 (VDE 0675-39-11):2013-12 + A1:2015-09; EN 50539-11:2013-03 + A1:2014, 278 KB English
cUR VZCA8.E325047
CSA C22.2 No. 8, CSA Electrical Notice No. 516
UR VZCA2.E325047
ANSI/UL 1449
VDE 40047392 PVT21
DIN EN 50539-11 (VDE 0675-39-11):2013-12 + A1:2015-09; EN 50539-11:2013-03 + A1:2014, 620 KB Deutsch, English

Instruction Sheets

PVTx Installation Instructions
507 KB English, Deutsch, Français, Español, Italiano