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FAME 3 – the functions at a glance:

Test disconnect system and components

FAME 3  

The FAME 3 system

The FAME 3 system

1. Test plug for test operation
2. Test disconnect socket for wall mounting
3. Service plug
4. Service cover
5. Blind plug to cover the test plug during normal operation

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N/C contact in the test disconnect socket

N/C contact  

N/C contact

The switch contact in the test disconnect socket is an N/C contact. In normal operating mode the contact is closed.

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Normal operation

FAME 3 normal operation  

Normal operation without operating plug

The N/C contact function of the FAME 3 system enables normal operation without an additional operating plug. If desired, the plug-in zone can be covered and sealed with a blind plug to prevent unauthorized access.

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Automatic leading transformer short circuit

Transformer short circuit  

Automatic leading transformer short circuit

If the protective device is exchanged or the relay is tested, the current transformer is short circuited with transversely inserted plug-in bridges in the test disconnect socket, leading for signal splitting. The short circuit occurs automatically when the test plug is inserted.

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Test operation

Test operation  

Service plug inserted

If you use the single-position service plug, you can simply loop in the test equipment into the current path via the 4 mm test plug socket.

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Circuit example with current transformers, voltage transducers, as well as signal and tripping contacts

Circuit example  

Circuit example

Other circuit examples can be downloaded from the product area of the website.

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