The MT-BBT-208V-240V-23.4A-2X1FT single phase step-up prewired Buck and Boost Transformer from Larson Electronics is powerful, reliable,and designed with the environment in mind. Suitable for both indoor and outdoor applications, the MT-BBT-208V-240V-23.4A-2X1FT provides increased reliability, higher efficiency, protection against critical equipment failures and an extra level of protection by isolating the power source from the connected device. The lower operating costs, lower heat emissions and lower cost of ownership make this transformer ideal for a wide range of applications and businesses. The MT-BBT-208V-240V-23.4A-2X1FT is a prewired transformer for customer installation and is equipped with 1` of 12/3 SOOW cable on each side connected to the transformer with CGBs.
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Transformer Features: The MT-BBT-208V-240V-23.4A-2X1FT buck and boost transformer is a single phase unit with a 5.53 KVA rating and a primary voltage of 208 AC using a maximum of 26.6 amps on the primary side. This step-up transformer has a secondary voltage of 240 and provides up to 23.4 amps available on the secondary side. Featuring robust construction, this unit`s cores are manufactured with non-aging, cold-rolled silicon steel laminations using state of the art technology.
This unit boasts a low cost of ownership and is highly energy efficient. Lower heat emissions mean less cooling is needed as well. The NEMA 3R painted steel enclosure makes the unit suitable for both indoor and outdoor applications, and this step-up transformer can be either floor or wall mounted. The MT-BBT-208V-240V-23.4A-2X1FT features a 130°C insulation with a 80°C temperature rise.
Construction: The copper winding in the MT-BBT-208V-240V-23.4A-2X1FT are formed from high quaility magnetic copper wire help to improve performance. The close tolerances used during manufacturing also eliminates burrs which hinder performance. Each core is specially coated to prevent the ingress of moisture and are electrically balanced to minimize axial forces during short circuit situations. Buck and boost transformers are designed to maximize the performance and life of electrical equipment. The MT-BBT-208V-240V-23.4A-2X1FT is encapsulated in silica sand and resin, and cased in a NEMA 3R steel enclosure. NEMA 4, NEMA 4X, and NEMA 12 enclosures are available upon request.
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Benefits: The MT-BBT-208V-240V-23.4A-2X1FT buck/boost step-up transformer offers many benefits to the consumer. Buck/boost transformers pass the majority of the load voltage directly through the transformer, only transforming a small percentage of the load. Due to this technology, a smaller and quieter step-up transformer is manufacturered and uses less materials. This provides owners with significant energy savings as well as offering environmental benefits.
Higher efficiency not only extends the life of the transformer, but also turn into cost savings for owners in the form of lower energy bills and decreased cost of ownership. Installation and maintenance costs are reduced due to the smaller form factor, and less overall space requiorments are decreased. In addition, these step-up transformers operate quieter than a standard autotransformer of the same capacity.
Mounting: Integrated wall mounting brackets make installation fast and easy. Because of the smaller overall footprint, heavy machinery is rarely needed for mounting and installation.
Installation: The 1` 12/3 SOOW whips on this transformer make installation simple. Operators strip the clearly labeled whips for both the input and output voltages and connect them to the corresponding current. For example, the 240V whip gets connected to 240V current.
Applications: Air conditioners, lighting systems, heating elements, motor applications and other applications that that require the ability to power loads that differ from the available line voltage.
Limitations: While there are many benefits to a buck/boost transformer, there are some limitations to consider. This transformer will only transformer voltage, it will not convert phases, has no circuit isolation, and does not create a neutral for applications where a neutral is not already present. If any of these limitations apply to you, you will need a standard transformer. Please see below link for our standard line of industrial transformers or our line of phase converters.
Note on Phases: This buck/boost transformer is a single phase step-up transformers. For three phase transformers, click on the following links:
Three Phase Delta Buck/Boost Transformers
Three Phase Wye Buck/Boost Transformers
Larson Electronics is a manufacturer and as such can build stationary and portable transformer systems to your specifications. Although we carry several models of power distribution transformer systems, we can deliver custom ordered units almost as quickly as our prebuilt units. If this model does not meet your needs, please contact us at 1-800-369-6671 or firstname.lastname@example.org to discuss your specific requirements.
Specifications / Additional Information
|MT-BBT-208V-240V-23.4A-2X1FT Buck and Boost Step-Up Prewired Transformer
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|Transformer Type: Buck/Boost step-up Prewired Autotransformer
||UL listed for United States|
|Phase: Single Phase
||CSA certified for Canada|
|Frequency: 50/60 Hz
||NEMA 3R Indoor/Outdoor Enclosure|
|Input Voltage: 208 AC
||Meets or Exceeds NEMA ST-20 Standards|
|Primary Amps: 26.6A @ 208
||Buck and Boost Step-Up Transformer|
|Primary Configuration: Two winding
|Output Voltage: 240
|Secondary Amps: 23.4A @ 240
|Voltage Difference: 88%
|Primary Configuration: Two winding
|Winding Material: Copper
|Wiring: Prewired with (2) 1` 12/3 SOOW Whips (One on each side)
|Primary Termination: Front access copper tabs or lead wires
|Secondary Termination: Front access copper tabs or lead wires
|Cooling: Air / Dry Type
|Temperature Rise: 80°C
|Sound Level: 36 dB
|Enclosure Rating: NEMA 3R
|Encapsulation: Silica sand, resin compounds
|Enclosure Material: Steel
||Special Orders- Requirements|
|Finish: ANSI 61 Grey / UL50
||Contact us for special requirements|
|Mounting: Wall mount via mounting tabs
||Toll Free: 1-800-369-6671|
|Dimensions: 5"H x 4.75"W x 9.25"D
|Weight: 18 lbs