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Can GV2 manual motor starters be used with single phase motors?

Issue:
Can GV2 manual motor starters be used with single phase motors?

Product Line:
GV2 Manual motor starters - GIC

Environment:
US Product

Cause:
These units show single phase ratings, but are set up for three phase applications

Resolution:
These units need to see current across three poles to operate properly.  If only one or two legs are wired for a single phase application, the unit will trip as it will think that a phase has been dropped.  Thus, either a hot leg or the neutral must be looped through the otherwise unused pole so that all three poles are being used.
 
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