Residential Transfer Switch Wiring Diagram. Reliance Controls CRK ProTran 2 Manual Transfer Switch Kitof the transfer switch so that a usage balance is achieved. A wiring diagram is a streamlined standard photographic depiction of an electric circuit.
It shows the parts of the circuit as simplified shapes as well as the power as well as signal links between the tools. If utility power fails the switch connects the generators power to the circuits in the generator sub-panel. When utility power is functioning the wires from the circuit breaker in the main electrical distribution panel are connected to the generator sub-panel.
A wiring diagram is a simplified traditional photographic depiction of an electric circuit.
The wiring harness is preterminated in the selective circuit transfer switch so the only connections that have to be made are those in the service entrance panel. I had a Reliance 31410RK manual transfer switch put in by a licensed electrician about a year ago. Although the original branch circuit breakers are no longer used you can leave them in place as spares or remove two of them to make space for the new double-pole 60A breaker. Because the amount of electricity created by a backup generator is not adequate to power all of the electrical circuits in your house youll need to designate a few selected circuits to get backup.