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Product Of The Month

We would like to give some recognition to products that we sometimes take for granted.
This page will feature products that make our lives easier every other day of the week.
Give us a call for pricing, technical information or drop in for a demo. If you require some assistance to work through a circuit or design don't hesitate to call.

Q: When is a contactor not just an ordinary contactor
A: When its an ABB AF Series Contactor
One of ABB's best kept secrets is the AF Series Contactor, packed with features and benefits such as:
  • Electronic Coil which permits both AC and DC Voltage
  • Extended Operating Limits
  • Built In Surge Protection
  • Flexible Coil Connection Top or Bottom
  • Low Current Consumption
  • AF-Z Version Available for Direct Connection to PLC
  • Withstands Short Voltage Dips & Sags
  • Only Four Coil Voltages for 24-500V AC/DC
  • 24..60V AC/DC
  • 48..130V AC/DC
  • 100..250V AC/DC
  • 250..500V AC/DC
The AF contactor ensures distinct operation in unstable networks and signifies a major advance in motor control and power switching. The contactor and motor protection range from ABB is designed in compliance with all major national and international standards.
ABB New Generation AF Contactor Range

SwitchGear Direct is pleased to announce the addition of the UNI-T range of affordable Test & Measuring Equipment.
Test your appliances like a Pro with this Robust easy to use PAT Tester. Battery or Mains powered for your convienience, displays PASS and FAIL as well as the individual readings for each test. Simple to understand and follow. Supplied with a hard carry case.
This PAT tester is a basic, entry level product that allows you to conduct portable appliance testing on class 1, class 2, cables, power sockets and a recent upgrade means the UT528 is able to carry out a 250V insulation test, making it suitable for use in PAT testing IT equipment.
PAT Appliance Tester

This super versatile Multifunction Timer is one we have stocked for a number of years and not only has it proven to be versatile and reliable it has become a big hit with many electricians in the area.
You can carry one of these timers in your vehicle and you have every voltage covered from 12V-240V AC & DC, it even has an impulse mode that turns it into a flip flop relay.
CRM-91 Multifunction Timer
  • Multi Voltage 12V-240V AC/DC
  • 10 Function Modes
  • 0.1sec to 10days Adjustable
  • 17.5mm Wide (Same size as MCB)
  • LED Status Indication
  • Din Rail Mounting
  • DataSheet (Click Here)