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Enclosed load break switch

Rapier GX LBS

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The Lucy Electric Rapier GX, pole-mounted, gas insulated, enclosed load break switch has been developed as a complementary alternative to our Rapier AX air break switches. 

Available up to 38kV, the GX switch has been designed using SF6 puffer switching technology, delivering high performance and reliability. Whether operated as a simple, manually-independent switch or equipped with fully automated features, the GX switch is suitable for all sectionalising and network automation requirements.

GVR auto-reclosers complete with Gemini RTU are also available.

Please contact the Sales office for specific information.

Features & benefits

  • Stainless steel tank sealed for life
  • Hookstick or motor operated
  • Suitable for Single Wood Pole mounting (other arrangements available)
  • Independent spring operation ensuring consistent opening and closing times

Technical details

  • Available in 15, 26 and 38kV versions
  • Current rating of 630A
  • Optional internal VT for 15kV version
  • 20kA internal arc withstand

Technical documentation & specification

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