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Are Low Voltage Dry Type Transformers with weathershield accessories suitable for outdoor areas with public access, such as schools or trailer parks?

Issue:
Access to Low Voltage Transformers

Product Line:
LV Transformers

Environment:
Applies to Low Voltage Transformers by SquareD/Schneider Electric

Cause:
Transformer enclosures potentially located in public areas

Resolution:
No.  Ventilated type NEMA 3R rated outdoor Transformers should be located where there is access only by authorized personnel. These Transformers have exposed hardware and have ventilation openings into which foreign objects can be inserted.


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