(*) The automatic transfer switch (ATS) is an electrical device installed closer to your electrical distribution panel. It connects to the circuits in your electrical panel that you wish to power during an electrical outage. This allows you to power the circuits by connecting the generator to the transfer switch, instead of having to run extension cords to various households.

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Connecting a generator to a House Panel

An electric generator is the main equipment  for many people's emergency preparedness plans. But how to connect it to the house panel, when the grid is down, is a big question mark. Let’s consider a power outage that lasts for many days. Maintaining submersible pump operating to keep the basement dry is certainly a mandatory requirement. It cannot be done by using an UPS.  Maintaining the AC power to freezers, preventing food deterioration, is an important matter as well. If you have found a portable generator, but you are not able to connect it to your house, you will face serious problems especially if you do not have a technical background and the knowledge about electric matter and electrical national codes. Connecting a generator to a house panel is a serious business. Do-it-yourself practice may cause back-feed, which occurs when power goes back down the utility lines. Back-feed can not only damage the generator, but has the potential READ MORE...............

[A] Block diagram without a generator  [1] Mains supply / Mains breaker box  [2] House connection  [3] Your House

[B] Block diagram with a generator  [1] Mains supply / Mains breaker box  [2] House connection  [3] Your House  [4] Standby generator  [5] EVOLVE panel

WORLD CLASS AUTOMATIC TRANSFER SWITCH

THE EVOLVE ATS PANEL IS THE TOP STATE-OF-ART PANEL THAT AUTOMATICALLY CONNECT YOUR BACKUP GENERATOR

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WHY TO USE THE EVOLVE AUTOMATIC TRANSFER SWITCH PANEL

- IT IS TOTALLY AUTOMATIC ALLOWING FULL MANUAL CONTROL
- IT PROTECTS YOUR HOUSEHOLDS WHEN UTILITY POWER IS AFFECTED BY OVERVOLTAGES
- IT PROTECTS THE GENERATOR VIA ADJUSTABLE OVERLOAD SETTINGS
- IT DOES NOT SUPPLY THE HOUSE UNTIL THE GENERATOR PARAMETERS ARE WITHIN THE LIMITS
- YOU CAN WEEKLY SCHEDULE THE GENERATOR OR ENGINE TEST
- YOU CAN WEEKLY SCHEDULE TO DISABLE THE GENERATOR
- IT MAINTAINS THE BATTERY OF THE ENGINE HEALTHY
- YOU CAN BENEFIT OF OVER 100 ADJUSTABLE SETTINGS
- IT DIRECTLY INTERFACES WITH THE MOST POPULAR GENERATING SETS
- PROVIDES ELECTRIC POWER INSTRUMENTS FOR UTILITY POWER & GENERATOR
- IT FEATURES ENGINE INSTRUMENTS AND FUEL MONITORING
- IT AVOIDS BACK FEEDING VIA ELECTRICAL & MECHANICAL INTERLOCK
- USER FRIENDLY, SUITABLE FOR 6, 9 AND 12kVA GENERATORS

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Automatic Mains Failure & Automatic Transfer Switch panels up to 2000kVA