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BLUE SEA SYSTEMS 285 Series, Thermal Circuit Breakers, Surface Mount

Drop in replacement for 185 Series circuit breakers offers higher amperage range, up to 200A. Cost-effective, medium-duty protection where both switching and circuit protection are required. Visible reset lever shows circuit condition, cannot be held closed once tripped. Waterproof and ignition protected, meets both SAE J1171 standards for external ignition protection and IP67 for immersion up to 1 meter for 30 minutes. CE marked to indicate compliance with the relevant European Union product safety directives. Available in panel and surface mounts. Interrupt Rating: 3000A @ 12V. Maximum Operating voltage: 48V DC.

Switch Type: Push button Voltage Compatibility: 48V DC Safety Features: Ignition protected; “Trip Free” design cannot be held open during fault Housing Material: Plastic Housing Dimensions: 2 7/8"L x 1 7/8"W x 1 1/8"D Terminal Material and Size: 1/4" x 28 (M6) Mounting Hardware: Requires two 1/4" fasteners (sold separately) Approvals: SAE J1171; IP67; CE Warranty: Five years

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Description WM Model # MFG Part # Availability Price Quantity  
285 Series, Thermal Circuit Breaker, 25A 11975596 7180
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$64.99

285 Series, Thermal Circuit Breaker, 30A 11975604 7181
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$64.99

285 Series, Thermal Circuit Breaker, 40A 11975612 7182
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$64.99

285 Series, Thermal Circuit Breaker, 50A 11975620 7183
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$64.99

285 Series, Thermal Circuit Breaker, 60A 11975638 7184
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$64.99

285 Series, Thermal Circuit Breaker, 70A 11975646 7185
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$64.99

285 Series, Thermal Circuit Breaker, 80A 11975653 7186
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$64.99

285 Series, Thermal Circuit Breaker, 100A 11975554 7187
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$64.99

285 Series, Thermal Circuit Breaker, 120A 11975562 7188
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$64.99

285 Series, Thermal Circuit Breaker, 150A 11975570 7189
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$64.99

Product Description

Drop in replacement for 185 Series circuit breakers offers higher amperage range, up to 200A. Cost-effective, medium-duty protection where both switching and circuit protection are required. Visible reset lever shows circuit condition, cannot be held closed once tripped. Waterproof and ignition protected, meets both SAE J1171 standards for external ignition protection and IP67 for immersion up to 1 meter for 30 minutes. CE marked to indicate compliance with the relevant European Union product safety directives. Available in panel and surface mounts. Interrupt Rating: 3000A @ 12V. Maximum Operating voltage: 48V DC.

Switch Type: Push button Voltage Compatibility: 48V DC Safety Features: Ignition protected; “Trip Free” design cannot be held open during fault Housing Material: Plastic Housing Dimensions: 2 7/8"L x 1 7/8"W x 1 1/8"D Terminal Material and Size: 1/4" x 28 (M6) Mounting Hardware: Requires two 1/4" fasteners (sold separately) Approvals: SAE J1171; IP67; CE Warranty: Five years

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Blue Sea Systems285 Series, Thermal Circuit Breakers, Surface Mount
 
5.0

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  • Durable (4)
  • Easy to use (4)
  • Reliable (3)

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      5.0

      Excellent Product

      By Doug K

      from Pembroke Pines, FL

      About Me Casual User

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Durable
      • Easy To Use

      Cons

        Best Uses

          Comments about 285 Series, Thermal Circuit Breakers, Surface Mount:

          Used on my 48V Minn Cota E Drive to replace the inline circuit breaker. Works flawlessly and as an inline switch adds the ability to disconnect batteries from motor when not in use.

          • Primary use:
          • Personal
           
          5.0

          Survived 16 days under water

          By HMFIC

          from Reno

          About Me Power User

          Pros

          • Durable
          • Easy To Use
          • Reliable Performance

          Cons

            Best Uses

              Comments about 285 Series, Thermal Circuit Breakers, Surface Mount:

              I Installed 4 of these On a custom motor yacht 7 years ago. After a flood of 16 days underwater Only one unit has failed.

              • Primary use:
              • Business
               
              5.0

              Perfect For A Solar Panel Disconnect

              By Curtis

              from Cheyenne, WY.

              About Me Power User

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              Pros

              • Durable
              • Easy To Configure
              • Easy To Use
              • Reliable Performance

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                Best Uses

                • Solar Panel Disconnect

                Comments about 285 Series, Thermal Circuit Breakers, Surface Mount:

                I have this connected between my 48v solar panel(s) and an Outback Power Systems 80A charger. Now, I can disconnect them with the push of a button and do maintenance on my system without fear of damaging my equipment.

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                • Personal
                 
                5.0

                Blue Sea stuff always top quality

                By Rich

                from Atlanta

                About Me Power User

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                Pros

                • Durable
                • Easy To Configure
                • Easy To Use
                • Reliable Performance

                Cons

                • Could have beter terminal
                • Insulation

                Best Uses

                  Comments about 285 Series, Thermal Circuit Breakers, Surface Mount:

                  Might have had an overall cover for insulation purposes

                  • Primary use:
                  • Personal

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