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Generac

Model RTSY200A3

Internet #204063486

Store SO SKU #1000033021

120/240-Volt 200-Amp Fused Indoor/Outdoor Smart Switch/Transfer Switch

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Generac Smart Switches are designed to operate with the Nexus and Evolution controllers used on air-cooled generators and the control used on liquid-cooled QT series gaseous generators from 22 kW through 150 kW. This is a 200-Amp, open transition switch and is available in single phase in a service rated configuration. It features an aluminum enclosure.

  • Able to cycle on and off 2 air conditioners without adding additional components
  • NEMA 3R-rated aluminum enclosure, service rated
  • Single phase
  • 120/240 VAC
  • Compatible with generac air-cooled and liquid-cooled, automatic standby generators
  • For indoor or outdoor use
  • UL listed
  • This item cannot be returned
  • Use to switch power between a generator and desired circuits

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I need to replace a RTSE200A3 Transfer switch. Is the proper replacement a RTSY200A3? Also, I noticed that some units have AC shedding. What is it?

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I noticed that some units have AC shedding. What is that?
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Finding an appropriate replacement for your current transfer switch necessitates taking many factors into consideration. These factors include, but are not limited to, your desired loads, the configuration of your home and the size of generator that you are currently utilizing. If you are looking to replace your current switch and a replacement is unavailable, we would recommend contacting a certified Read More
Finding an appropriate replacement for your current transfer switch necessitates taking many factors into consideration. These factors include, but are not limited to, your desired loads, the configuration of your home and the size of generator that you are currently utilizing. If you are looking to replace your current switch and a replacement is unavailable, we would recommend contacting a certified dealer in your local area.
Moreover, a Smart Switch has a load shed module that will handle up to six larger loads with the use of the pre-designated contacts, two of which are designated for air conditioner units. The (2) air conditioner contacts will be connected via the 24v low voltage thermostat wires for your air conditioner. These (2) contacts automatically come ready to use in the switch. If additional load management/shedding is required, we offer PMM modules as individual accessories. Up to 4 PMM modules can be used with each switch to monitor and shed additional large motor loads like your hot water heater, well pump, etc.
When the generator starts up, these 6 non-priority loads will remain off for 5 minutes. After 5 minutes, these non-priority loads will stagger start based on priority to ensure the most efficient generator use. First AC contact 1 and PMM Priority 1, thirty seconds later it will start AC2 and P2, then P3, then P4. This eliminates the huge surge of these large motors all at the same time, which allows a smaller generator to power more by running more efficiently.
The load shedding module will monitor the generator while it is operating to ensure it is not overloaded. If the generator becomes overloaded, (if the engine frequency drops) the load shed module will shed all of the connected loads, reducing the demand on the generator. The load shed module will then begin a five minute timer, after which, each load will be brought on in priority order. Typically via 30 second stagger start. Each time the generator becomes overloaded, the load shed module will intervene to prevent the unit from shutting down.
If you have any other product-related inquiries, please do not hesitate to contact us directly at 888-GENERAC (436-3722). Read Less
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I have a Kohler generator 45RZG. will the the Generac switch RTSY200A3 work with my unit.

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The 200 amp Smart Switch, model RTSY200A3, is designed to be paired with a Generac generator, as the generator’s control panel provides the function signals for the transfer switch. Compatibility between the RTSY200A3 and another brand’s generator cannot be guaranteed, as the transfer switches are tested for compatibility with only Generac products.
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I have a commercial HD account, what is the best price I can get on this transfer switch RTSY200A3

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I have a commercial HD account, what is the best price I can get on this transfer switch? It is the Generac 200AMP Auto transfer switch model# RTSY200A3 Internet # 204063486

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Hi Johh
Thanks for asking. The listed price for this is $685.00 /EA-Each. For any other questions, please call us at HomeDepot.com Customer Service 800-430-3376.
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