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Center Side Break Switch, Aluminum (AGCH5)

The AGCH5 is a two-insulator, side opening outdoor air disconnect switch constructed primarily of aluminum. Operation is accomplished by the rotation of two insulators making the center break switch the easiest operating of all group operated switches. Unique construction methods through years of field experience, coupled with simple design concepts provide ease of installation as well as long-term dependability.
  • Welded Lamination Design
  • Low Operating Effort
  • Stainless Steel Bearings

Product Details


Application The AGCH5 is commonly used in three-phase line or substation applications such as transformer or line disconnecting, breaker isolating, bypassing or bus sectionalizing, Operation of the AGCH5 may be accomplished by either manual control or by motor operator.
Material Aluminum
Type Center Break

Electrical Ratings

Current Rating
  • 1200 A
  • 2000 A
  • 3000 A
  • 4000 A
  • 5000 A
Voltage Rating
  • 8.3 kV
  • 15.5 kV
  • 27 kV
  • 38 kV
  • 48.3 kV
  • 72.5 kV
  • 123 kV
  • 145 kV
  • 170 kV
  • 245 kV
  • 362 kV

Resources and Downloads


USCO Install and Adjust (VI1034E)