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Generac 50-Amp Power Transfer Switch System (12-16 Circuits)

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The Safest Way to Distribute Power To Your Home
Eliminates dangerous backfeeds and electrical overloads

50-Amp Manual Transfer Kit For 12-16 Circuits
Interchangeable breakers make it easy to reconfigure or expand

Built-in Wattage Meter
Track power input to ensure proper load balancing

Kit Includes:
50-Amp Manual Transfer Switch
50-Amp Power Inlet Box (Must Be Hardwired)
10' 50-Amp (L14-50/CS6364) Power Cord
Wiring Harness & Connectors, Conduit and Fittings
Manual

Included Breakers
(3) 15 Amp 1-Pole
(3) 20 Amp 1-Pole
(1) 20 Amp 2-Pole
(1) 30 Amp 2-Pole
(1) 50 Amp 2-Pole

Please Note Requires 100-Amp 2-pole Main Breaker in Load Center
100-Amp Breaker Sold Separately


Model
  Model Number:6296
 UPC:696471062960
 Manufacturer Name:Generac
 Maximum Wattage:12,500 Watts
 Voltage:120/240 Single-Phase
 Frequency:60 Hertz
 Rated Amps:50 Amps
 Max Generator Input:50 Amps
 Connection Type:Male
 Prongs:Straight-Blade
 Cord Length:10 ft
 Wire Gauge:6 Gauge
 Enclosure:NEMA 1R
 Circuits:3  - 15A/120V
3  - 20A/120V
1  - 20A/240V
1  - 30A/240V
1  - 50A/240V
 Circuits Breakers:16
 UL Listed:Yes
 Neutral Type:Floating
Overview
 Weight:28 Lbs. (12.70 kilograms)
 Dimensions:14.375"L x 11.5"W x 3.375"H
(36.51 x 29.21 x 8.57 cm)
 Warranty:1 Year
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NEMA 14-50R
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Easy To Use (2)
Exceeded Expectations (1)
High Quality (1)
Price (1)
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This model offers very similar features to our good and best options but gives you more circuits to work with. You can also run a generator up to 12,500 watts and 50 Amps. You will have to get the conduit, since this does not come with this kit.

12 Total Circuits (Expandable to 16 Circuits)
•Three 1-Pole @ 15 Amps
•Three 1-Pole @ 20 Amps
•One 2-Pole @ 20 Amps
•One 2-Pole @ 30 Amps
•One 2-Pole @ 50 Amps

This is a great way to add more flexibility to your back-up plan, with out... more
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Glenn H.
East Islip, NY
Purchased from Electric Generators Direct
Purchased 9/19/13
Total Reviews
2 Reviews
Most Helpful Positive Review
REVIEWED
OCT.
10
2013
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Ready For Anything!
We are now ready for any power outage! Transfer System makes connection really simple for anyone in the house to hook up and restore power.
Pros: Durable, Easy To Use, High Quality
Cons: Would Have Liked Option To Chose Length Of Cable
Glenn Recommends This Generac Product
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Tim M.
Farley, MO
Purchased from Electric Generators Direct
Purchased 11/27/13
Total Reviews
2 Reviews
REVIEWED
DEC.
05
2013
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
A Quality Transfer Switch & Kit
This is the most durable Transfer kit I have ever seen!
Pros: Durable, Easy To Use, Price, Exceeded Expectations
Cons: There Are None
Tim Recommends This Generac Product
Tim Would Recommend Electric Generators Direct To A Friend
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OCT.
28
2012
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Amazing Generator!
I purchased this generator with the 50-amp transfer kit about 4 weeks ago. Everything was just installed yesterday, just in time for Hurricane Sandy which is expected to arrive tonight here in NY.

First of all I think this was a great price for this model, along with free shipping and no sales tax. I cannot believe how quickly this generator arrived (my order was placed on Thursday & arrived on Monday). The shipping company was excellent and the driver was super nice- he helped me put... more
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