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Can a Buck-Boost Transformer be utilized on a 50hz system, even though the nameplate shows the Transformer to be rated for 60Hz?

Buck Boost Transformers used on 50 Hz systems

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LV Transformers

Applies to Low Voltage Transformers by SquareD/Schneider Electric

50 Hz systems are used in many parts of the world


In some cases, yes.  If the induction levels of magnetic flux in the core of the Transformer resulting from the applied voltage at 50Hz do not exceed the unit`s acceptable induction levels, then it can be done. To check if it is in acceptable range, use the Buck/Boost Transformer Calculator which is available on-line under the free software and on-line tools section of the SquareD/Schneider Electric website. The link is:

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