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SE 8 brochure - .PDF file.

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Rittal has ‘docked’ its SE 8 enclosure system to its existing TS 8 platform, which now offers the same configuration options as traditional baying systems. Users are no longer forced to fall back on an enclosure system different from baying suites when preferring to use free-standing enclosures as standalone solutions. Rittal’s SE 8 enclosures use the same accessories for standalone applications as with the TS 8 bayed enclosures.

Another advantage is the expertise available from system manufacturers relating to the planning and installation of the TS 8 system can be directly transferred to the new enclosures. Since the SE 8 and TS 8’s modular systems for interior installation are identical, planning can be started immediately. Decisions can be made at a later stage as to whether a free-standing or a bayed enclosure is needed.

Rittal’s SE 8 is a one-piece monobloc, consisting of two side panels and a roof, all made from one piece of sheet steel. This makes handling easier, as there is no need to mount the side panels. The rear panel can be unscrewed for easy access to the enclosure.

Cable entry solutions can be employed on the integrated base frame, as in the TS 8 bayed system. Doors and base/plinth of the SE 8 have also been adopted from the TS 8 programme.

According to the company, these design options are interesting for switchgear and control system manufacturers; for instance, the SE 8 free-standing system enclosure now features automatic potential equalisation of the enclosure body with the rear panel and gland plates.

Click on the link above to download the brochures for the SE 8 and TS 8 enclosure systems.

Key product benefits

  • Special contact elements, pushed into the surface coating during the assembly procedure, provide a secure and conductive electrical connection. This solution is said to significantly reduce costs and assembly times.
  • Rittal’s SE 8 offers better possibilities for interior installation than its predecessor (the ES 5000) as expansion on two mounting levels is possible. This increases flexibility and provides additional space. The SE 8 offers major potential savings because larger enclosure widths of up to 1,800mm are possible. Free-standing enclosures do not have to use two bayed enclosures.
  • Both Rittal’s TS 8 and the SE 8 share the same climate control platform, from fan and filter unit to chiller, allowing simpler ordering and assembly due to cross-platform common mounting dimensions and output categories. The TS 8 modular climate control concept can be used without any limitations.
  • Economical alternatives with the same technology are possible when there is certainty that a particular unit is not going to be expanded and that a free-standing enclosure is sufficient. Rittal’s SE 8, using the same technology, is a reasonably priced alternative to a baying system.

Rittal is your top supplier worldwide for innovative enclosure and housing technologies from A to Z.

  • 10,000 committed staff worldwide
  • 19 high-tech-production facilities around the world
  • 60 international subsidiaries
  • 22 delivery centres in England, more than 150 worldwide
  • More than 70 international agencies
  • More than 10,000 standard products available immediately

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