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What is the force required to OPEN and CLOSE the operating handle of a Heavy Duty Safety Switch?

Issue:
Handle force to turn a switch ON or OFF

Product Line:
Heavy Duty Safety Switch

Environment:
Heavy Duty Safety Switches, Type 1, 3R, 4/4X/5 stainless steel, 12 or 12K

Cause:
Understanding force required

Resolution:
The handle for required to turn a Heavy Duty Safety Switch ON and OFF are as follows:
30A, Series F = 7.6 lbs ON; 6.5 lbs OFF
60A - 100A, Series F = 9.7 lbs ON; 8.3 lbs OFF
200A, Series F = 15.7 lbs ON; 16.8 lbs OFF
400A - 600A, Series E = 36.2 lbs ON; 33.0 lbs OFF
800A - 1200A, Series E = 54.2 lbs ON; 53.6 lbs OFF
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