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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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285 Series, Thermal Circuit Breaker, 25A 11975596 7180
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$54.99

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285 Series, Thermal Circuit Breaker, 30A 11975604 7181
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285 Series, Thermal Circuit Breaker, 40A 11975612 7182
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285 Series, Thermal Circuit Breaker, 50A 11975620 7183
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285 Series, Thermal Circuit Breaker, 60A 11975638 7184
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285 Series, Thermal Circuit Breaker, 70A 11975646 7185
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285 Series, Thermal Circuit Breaker, 80A 11975653 7186
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285 Series, Thermal Circuit Breaker, 100A 11975554 7187
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285 Series, Thermal Circuit Breaker, 120A 11975562 7188
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285 Series, Thermal Circuit Breaker, 150A 11975570 7189
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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

(based on 8 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

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100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Durable (8)
  • Easy to use (8)
  • Reliable (7)
  • Easy to configure (6)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

No Best Uses
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Enthusiast (3), Power user (3)
    • Primary use:
    • Personal (7)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (4)

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5.0

I have bought these products for over 20 years

By Song of Pogo

from Annapolis, MD

About Me Enthusiast

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Durable
  • Easy To Configure
  • Easy To Use
  • Good size posts for #2 to #6 wire terminals
  • Reliable Performance

Cons

    Best Uses

    • marine inline thermal breaker/switch

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

    I have used Blue Seas circuit breakers for my larger electrical loads (25 amps to 100 amps) for many years and have never had a problem with any product.

    • Primary use:
    • Personal
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No
     
    5.0

    thermal circuit breaker

    By RANDY

    from LONG BEACH CA

    About Me Enthusiast

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

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

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • great for adding circuits in your boat

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

      THERE AN EASY PRODUCT TO USE

      • Primary use:
      • Personal
      • Was this a gift?:
      • No
       
      5.0

      Works great!

      By SBM

      from Oregon

      About Me Casual User

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

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

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • BOAT

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

        Works as advertised and will keep me from shorting out my trolling motor.

        • Primary use:
        • Personal
        • Was this a gift?:
        • No
         
        5.0

        I would buy again

        By Gmcq

        from Fl

        About Me Enthusiast

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

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

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • BOAT

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

          Very reliable and a great product

          • Primary use:
          • Personal
          • Was this a gift?:
          • No

          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          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

                  (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  5.0

                  Perfect For A Solar Panel Disconnect

                  By Curtis

                  from Cheyenne, WY.

                  About Me Power User

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

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

                  Cons

                    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.

                    • Primary use:
                    • Personal
                     
                    5.0

                    Blue Sea stuff always top quality

                    By Rich

                    from Atlanta

                    About Me Power User

                    Verified Buyer

                    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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