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Old 09-07-2011, 07:50 PM   #1
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Siemens Interlock Kit?


Does anyone have any photos of a Siemens Interlock Kit mounted in a Siemens distribution panel?

I just special ordered an ECSBPK03 from my local electric supply company and the sales rep told me that in addition to losing the top two left slots for a double pole 30 Amp generator breaker, you also lose the top two right slots as well.

Is that true?

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http://www.amazon.com/Siemens-ECSBPK.../dp/B004Q01YUK


i can see how it would interfere with the right side breaker

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Indeed. But if that's true it's a serious design flaw.

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Does anyone have any photos of a Siemens Interlock Kit mounted in a Siemens distribution panel?

I just special ordered an ECSBPK03 from my local electric supply company and the sales rep told me that in addition to losing the top two left slots for a double pole 30 Amp generator breaker, you also lose the top two right slots as well.

Is that true?
The ones I have installed went to the right side and did not interfere with the adjacent breakers.
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The ones I have installed went to the right side and did not interfere with the adjacent breakers.
Sounds like this one.

http://www.amazon.com/Siemens-ECSBPK...ref=pd_cp_hi_1
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