Rincon Power has announced a new addition to its line of closed contactors and manual disconnect switches. The new RXC35 is a hermetically sealed contactor that offers the ability to isolate high voltage systems in a compact and robust package How much electricity does an electric car use to charge.
The RXC35 offers 350 A of continuous current transfer capability for applications from 12 V to 900 V DC. The single-pole, throw-away relay (SPST) has optional auxiliary contacts that can be used as part of a high-voltage safety circuit, for status feedback and for weld detection How much electricity does an electric car use to charge.
The contactor has low contact resistance, which ensures minimal heat development and low loss. The hermetic seal allows the device to be used in virtually any environment, while ensuring no contact oxidation over the life of the switch. The contactor can be installed in any orientation, including upside down, providing maximum installation flexibility for even the most challenging packaging arrangements.
It is a drop-in replacement for customers looking for alternative suppliers to streamline and improve their supply chains. This contactor has been successfully integrated into many applications [including] electric vehicles, buses, off-road equipment, marine applications and a wide range of high voltage battery systems How much electricity does an electric car use to charge.”
Source: Rincon Power