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What are the maximum number of auxiliary contacts that can be added to 8536/8502 Starter/Contactor

Issue:
What are the maximum number of auxiliary contacts that can be added to 8536/8502 Starter/Contactor

Product Line:
NEMA Contactors and Starters - GIC Product

Environment:
US Product

Cause:
Product Specifications

Resolution:
The maximum number of aux contacts listed are in addition to the supplied internal holding contact

Size 00 - 4 single circuit auxiliary contacts (NO or NC) if second auxiliary contact is not used
Size 0-2 Max three poles - 4 single circuit auxiliary contacts (NO or NC)*
Size 0-2 Max three poles - 2 single circuit auxiliary contacts (NO or NC) plus one power pole adder
Size 0-2 4-5 poles - 2 single circuit auxiliary contacts (NO or NC)
Size 3-4 - 3 single circuit auxiliary contacts (NO or NC)
Size 5 - 2 single circuit auxiliary contacts (NO or NC) plus one power pole adder
Size 6-7 - 3 single circuit auxiliary contacts (NO or NC)
Size 6-7 - 2 single circuit auxiliary contacts (NO or NC) plus one power pole adder

*when adding 4 external auxiliary contacts to one size 0 or 1 contactor, remove one of the return springs
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