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Synonyms for circuit breaker

a device that trips like a switch and opens the circuit when overloaded

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Tyco Electronics offers a broad portfolio of connectors, relays and circuit breakers, active and passive fiber optic components, wireless products, power components, resistors, inductors and motors.
Description: The recall involves PowerPact J-frame molded case circuit breakers with thermal-magnetic trip units.
The paper will address generator circuit breakers and a specific installation at the Gaston Hydro Station.
The North American circuit breaker market can be divided into two - medium voltage (MV) power circuit breakers and high voltage (HV) power circuit breakers.
The goal of this study is to analyze, find and provide growth forecast for the circuit breakers and fuses market by voltage level of installation, arc quenching media type, by application and geography.
Initially all products were imported from Japan, but gradually the company began to engineer and manufacture products in Warrendale, including power circuit breakers in the early 1990s.
Engineered for reliability, innovation, and value, Homeline Load Centers are now designed with fully distributed split neutrals that allow the Plug-on Neutral Circuit Breakers to connect directly to the neutral bar without the pigtail.
Asia-Pacific is the largest market for generator circuit breakers.
It's the first time the SEC altered the circuit breakers since the curbs were imposed after the October 1987 stock market crash.
Demand for circuit breakers and fuses in the US is forecast to grow in excess of three percent annually through 2011 to more than $3.
LONDON, July 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- This report estimates global circuit breakers and fuse market in terms of value in $million and volume in million units.
The report " Circuit Breaker & Fuse Market by Application (Non-Residential/Residential, Electronic/Electrical, Transportation (Automotive/Non-Automotive), by Type (SF6, Vacuum, and others), by Voltage (HV, MV & LV), and by Region - Global Trends & Forecast to 2019", published by MarketsandMarkets, Circuit breakers and Fuse Market is estimated to reach $15,632.
Prior Information Notice: Supply of lv circuit breakers.