Due to the hazardous nature of the mining industry, reliable power switching and motor starting is critical. Vacuum contactors help control motors in underground mining equipment. However, vacuum contactors will withstand the elements both inside and outside the mine.
Typically, machine builders work with our experts to custom-build vacuum contactors to meet the unique requirements of their mine application. Joslyn Clark vacuum contactors are highly respected in applications including:
The Joslyn Clark line of low and medium voltage vacuum contactors provides a compact design with unique features and numerous safety benefits, resulting in a simple, safe, and maintenance-free starter for the mining industry.
VC Series Low & Medium Contactors and Starters incorporate many useful features to insure ease of maintenance, versatility, and reliability. These 3-phase motor contactors achieve optimal performance in voltages from 200V to 3.6kV and are rated for 50 to 3,700HP.
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