Connect a Powermate generator to your house
This guide helps you installing the automatic transfer switch EVOLVE for a POWERMATE PMD5000S generator. The ATS panel supplied with the generator is not suitable for the connection to your house. It does not feature the OPEN-BEFORE-MAKING action. This is a big trouble when you want to supply a sump pump or other special equipment. The ATS Panel sold along with this generator is not equipped with a battery charger. The EVOLVE panel is designed to connect a generator to your house. You can benefit of over 100 programmable functions that make this product unique in the world.
THE CONNECTOR FITTED ON THE PMD5000S GENERATOR ALLOWS YOU TO EASILY CONNECT THE EVOLVE ATS PANEL.
The terminals 1 and 2 connect the power circuit. We strictly do not recommend to use these two terminals to carry the power for your house. This connector is not adequate to support the electrical power provided by the generator. A good choice is to use the power outlets fitted on the generator panel. You can use the other terminals... READ MORE
How to connect the ATS control panel
DESPITE THE FACT THAT YOU CAN RE-USE THE CONNECTOR OF THE OLD ATS PANEL, WE RECOMMEND THAT YOU ORDER THE EVOLVE ATS PANEL WITH THE CABLE AND CONNECTOR OPTION. IN THIS WAY YOU ARE CERTAIN THAT THE EVOLVE PANEL WORKS IMMEDIATELY WITH YOUR POWER GENERATOR. CONNECTING THE WIRE ON THE CONNECTOR PLUG REQUIRES SPECIAL TOOLS (E.G. A SOLDERING IRON). WHEN YOU ORDER THE PANEL YOU CAN SPECIFY THE LENGTH OF THE CABLE SET.