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Are the 8903 Type L and LX lighting contactors rated for use on motor loads?

Issue:     
Are the 8903 Type L and LX lighting contactors rated for use on motor loads?

Product Line:
8903 type L and LX lighting contactors 

Environment:
Products sold and used in the United States

Cause:
Are the 8903 Type L and LX lighting contactors rated for use on motor loads?

Resolution:
No. The 8903 Type L and LX lighting contactors are not rated for use on motor loads. Recommend using the 8502/8536 devices for motor loads or the 8903 type ``S`` lighting contactors, which are rated for motor loads, if they are in a mixed load situation.


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