KwikSwitch® Float Connection System

KwikSwitch® Float Connection System

The KwikSwitch® quick release float switch connection system is designed to be installed directly in a wet well. The 4-port manifold easily connects 1-4 KwikSwitch® float switches for level control applications. The KwikSwitch® system improves reliability, and significantly reduces installation and float switch replacement time.

Applications:

  • Sewage and effluent lift stations
  • Stormwater pump stations
  • Low voltage control
  • Intrinsically safe applications
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Features

  • (4) Quick release float switch connections
  • Rated for temporary submersion, 6 ft. (1.8m) for 72 hours
  • Dual seal design for improved protection against water ingress and corrosive gases typically found in sewage lift stations
  • Single manifold multiconductor direct burial rated cable
  • Color coded wiring pairs in cable correspond to colored caps on the manifold for easy identification (red-blue-yellow-white)
  • Sealing plugs for unused ports
  • Manifold provided with stainless steel mounting bracket
  • KwikSwitch™ mechanically-activated float switch
  • US Pat. 9,559,455 and 9,583,867. Foreign Patents Pending
  • CSA Certified
  • 2-year limited warranty

Specifications

  • Manifold:
    • Housing:
      • Material: ABS plastic, black
      • Retaining slot for mounting bracket
      • 1.0” (2.54 cm) diameter caps: red-blue-yellow-white
    • Cable:
      • 18 gauge, 8 conductors with ground shield
      • Color coded wiring pairs; red-blue-yellow-white
      • Direct burial PVC TPE TC-ER TFFN (UL) 600V
      • Outside dimension: 0.390” (9.91mm)
    • Rating:
      • 1.0 Amp per connection port, 125 VAC
      • Operating temperature: 0°-122°F (-17°-50°C)
      • Storage temperature: -40°-140°F (-40°-60°C)
    • Mounting Bracket:
      • Material: 304 stainless steel
      • Flat bar stock: 1.0” x 0.125” (25.4mm x 3.2mm)
  • Float Switches:
    • Connectors:
      • Quick release, dual seal
      • Black rubber boot for N.O. contact switch
      • Gray rubber boot for N.C. contact switch
    • Cable: 18 gauge; 3 conductor SJOW
    • Float:
      • Mechanically-activated; 10° above/10° below horizontal, internally weighted
      • Dimensions: 4.03” diameter x 6.62” (10.2 cm x 16.8 cm)
      • Material: Polypropylene
      • Weight: 1.9 lbs. (0.862 kg)
    • Rating:
      • Maximum temperature: 140°F (60°C)
      • Min./Max. electrical load: 1mA, 4 VDC; 1 Amp, 125 VAC

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