Briggs & Stratton 71046 Automatic Transfer Switch

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Briggs & Stratton 71046 200 AMP Automatic Transfer Switch w/ Service Disconnect

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  • Unit dimensions 30" height x 16" Width x 7" Depth
  • Rated at 200Amps @240V
  • Able to power all circuits without needing a sub-panel
  • Hazardous backfeeds and electrical overload risks are negated
  • Can be mounted in or outdoors

If you think that transfer switches are more or less the same, clearly you don't have any experience with Briggs & Stratton. The 71046 is a stellar 200 Amp automatic transfer switch that is versatile enough to be able to be mounted inside or outside. It can power all circuits without needing a sub-panel and it is much safer than other switches. Backfeeds and electrical overloads are history with this superior Briggs and Stratton switch. Unlike many switches, the 71046 can be mounted either in or outdoors. If you have a 12-20kW Intelligen Generator, you can't afford to be without this.

The 71046 includes:

  • One (1) Briggs & Stratton 200-Amp Automatic Transfer Switch

Tech Specs:

  • Model Number: 71046
  • UPC: 011675710460
  • Manufacturer Name: Briggs & Stratton
  • Made in USA: Yes
  • Maximum Wattage: 24,000 Watts
  • Voltage: 120/240 Single-Phase
  • Frequency: 60 Hertz
  • Max Generator Input: 24,000 Amps
  • Max Utility Input: 24,000 Amps
  • Enclosure: NEMA 3R
  • Circuit Breaker Protection: Each Circuit
  • UL Listed: Yes

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