Entry type: Product note Entry ID: 109760353, Entry date: 08/31/2018
Announcement Phase-out: 3KA5, 3KE4, 3KL5, 3KL6, 3KM5 and the Associated Accessories
In August 2018, the phase-out period of the switch disconnectors 3KA5, 3KE4 and of the switch disconnectors with fuses 3KL5, 3KL6, 3KM5 and their accessories starts, for which the switch disconnectors 3KD and switch disconnectors with fuses 3KF are now established successors. Switch to 3KD and 3KF today! For the conversation tool, please see further below.
Presently, the following phase out time schedule is planned:
- Phase out announcement: 08/2018:
The products can still be ordered regularly, but should no longer be used for new projects.
- Product cancellation: 09/2020:
The product can no longer be ordered regularly, it is only available as a spare part.
- Product discontinuation: 09/2021:
Delivery of spare parts and repairs are discontinued. Please be aware that the rear connections as featured on the 3KM switch disconnectors with fuses are no longer available with the 3KF switch disconnectors with fuses.
The 3KD9 door couplings for 3KD switches will be phased out in the same time frame. The replacements are the corresponding 8UD1 door couplings.
Please find the conversion tool here:
Switch to 3KD and 3KF today!
Presentation: Conversion Tool - more information to clarify necessary requirements.
- EN_Replacement_3KL_and_3KM_to_3KF_px.pdf (11,6 MB)
- EN_Replacement_3KA_and_3KE_to_3KD_px.pdf (2,4 MB)
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