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September 27, 2021

No matter what you call it, the DRIFTER series is built to provide reliable and safe power in the harsh environment of underground mining. Designed with decades of underground power distribution experience, the DRIFTER can be configured to meet your operational needs.









Standard Features Include:

  •    –   Load Break Switches in isolated HV compartment
  •    –   Isolated Fuse compartment
  •    –   Secondary panels are modular
  •    –   Isolated Transformer compartment
  •    –   Utility power panel w/ metering
  •    –   Built in safety features:
    •       –   Rear Side Actuator (patented) reduces arc flash exposure by placing the breaker completely inside the steel enclosure
    •       –   Limit switches for each door/lid (optional mechanical interlock available)
    •       –   Internal LED lighting for disconnect switch viewing windows
    •       –   Dual emergency stop switches – one on each end
  •    –   Pilot and Limit switch test panel
  •    –   Heavy Duty Steel Skid
  •    –   Rugged lifting/protection plates – suitable for shaft hoisting or towing
  •    –   Easily customizable to fit operational requirements:
    •       –   Transformer voltages and sizes
    •       –   Circuit breaker (Manufacturer and Sizes)
    •       –   Mine Duty Connectors (Manufacturer and Sizes)
    •       –   Secondary Main Circuit Breaker (recommended for units over 5 circuits)
    •       –   PLC, kirk key interlock, interior heaters, shore power, IR windows and more available




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