L.C. Switchgear Ltd

Switchgear design and manufacture

To contact us: mail@lcswitchgear.com

Phone:     00 44 (0)1273 770540

Fax:         00 44 (0)1273 770547

E-mail:      mail@lcswitchgear.com

Traction Grade Contactors

Voltage: up to 1000V AC  2000V DC - Current: up to 25,000A



· Modular construction

· Ability to mix AC and DC poles

· High fault withstand capability

· Silver-plated copper contacts

· High make and break capacity (AC1 & DC1 rating)

· Mechanical latch facility

· Manual release facility

· Arc blow out coil with cages

· Wide range of coil voltages

· Locking facility

· No Asbestos parts


Enclosures to customer specifications

Control or indication microswitches

Special higher current ratings available on request

Incorporation as part of a system


Railways, Trams, Metros, Underground, Trolley buses, Mining industries, Power generation and UPS supply.


Electrical Characteristics

Conform to IEC 158-1 VDE0660. NFC 63100, EN 60947-4 and SNCF Cat 1 & 2

Please consult Technical Sales for further details and special ratings.


Typical Railway Applications refer to ‘Railway Products’ page of this Website