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Model #BR230

Store SKU #532815

BR 30 Amp 2 Pole Circuit Breaker

  • Helps prevent overheating and short circuits
  • Breaker trips to a center position
  • Designed for use with BR load centers
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Price:
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Product Overview

The Eaton Cutler-Hammer 30 Amp Double-Pole Type BR Replacement Circuit Breaker is designed to protect house wires from overheating or causing a short-circuit. Double pole breaker applications include use with built-in oven, range top, clothes dryer and water heater. The UL-listed breaker is compatible with Westinghouse, Challenger and Bryant load centers and has a maximum load of 240-Volt.
  • Primary function of a circuit breaker is to protect the wire from overheating (overload) and fault currents (short circuit)
  • Amperage rating: 30 Amp
  • Double pole 2 in. wide breaker
  • Trips to center position - must turn off then turn back on
  • For use in type BR load centers
  • Type BR breakers are UL approved genuine replacement breakers for load centers made by Westinghouse, Challenger and Bryant
  • Interrupt rating - 10 kAIC
  • Voltage rating is 120/240-Volt
  • Wire size - #14-4 AWG Cu/Al at 60°C or 75°C
  • Gauge/number of wires with ground - 10/3
  • Learn More About Circuit Breakers Here in our Buying Guide.



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Interruption TypeStandard TripStandard TripStandard TripStandard Trip
Breaker TypeDouble PoleDouble PoleDouble PoleDouble Pole
Maximum Amperage (amps)30304550
Pack Size1111
Power Distribution FeaturesNo Additional FeaturesNo Additional FeaturesNo Additional FeaturesTrip Indicator
Mounting TypePlug-OnPlug-OnPlug-OnPlug-On
Voltage (volts)240120/240120/240120/240
Product Weight (lb.).3870.520.520.61
Electrical Product TypeBreakerBreakerBreakerBreaker
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Specifications

Dimensions

Product Depth (in.)
3 in
Product Height (in.)
3 in
Product Width (in.)
1.96

Details

Breaker Type
Double Pole
Electrical Product Type
Breaker
Interruption Type
Standard Trip
Maximum Amperage (amps)
30
Mounting Type
Plug-On
Number of Poles
2
Pack Size
1
Power Distribution Features
No Additional Features
Product Weight (lb.)
0.52
Returnable
180-Day
Voltage (volts)
120/240

Warranty / Certifications

Certifications and Listings
ANSI Certified,CSA Listed,UL Listed
Manufacturer Warranty
5 Year Per the Warranty Statement

Questions & Answers

92Questions13Answers

Are these a replacement for an old Sylvania Breaker in a Sylvania box?

Asked by ElGuappo March 6, 2021
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Answers

Is this rated for DC

Asked by Mx6 March 3, 2021
1
Answer

Hello, our residential breakers, including this one, are not DC rated. Regards, Eaton

can this breaker fit a #2awg cu feeder wire, or is #8awg the largest it can accommodate?

Asked by mjriegs February 28, 2021
1
Answer

Hello, this breaker can accommodate (1) #8 to 1/0 wire. Regards, Eaton

Will this breaker accept a 6 gauge wire?

Asked by ABBY January 30, 2021
3
Answers

Hello Abby, it will not. The breaker wire size range is #14-4. Regards, Eaton

Can I use a 'whole-home surge protection' unit by inserting it into this breaker and inserting a ...

Asked by Rob January 5, 2021
1
Answer

Hello Rob, unfortunately no. The whole home surge device requires its own dedicated circuit breaker. If you are out of room in your panel, we recommend looking into our surge breakers, as they provide whole home surge protection and also gives you a functional breaker. The part numbers are BR230SUR and BR250SUR. Regards, Eaton

Is this item refundable?

Asked by Troy December 27, 2020
1
Answer

Hello Troy, this breaker has a 10-year warranty. We recommend contacting our technical support team at 877-386-2273, Opt 2, Opt 3, Opt 1. And we can determine if the breaker is under warranty. Regards, Eaton

single vs dual pole circuit breakers; what's the best option

Asked by DetroitJoseph December 4, 2020
1
Answer

Single pole breakers are for one leg of the electric circuit. Dual pole breakers are for both legs of a circuit (ie. 220 Volt circuits). Therefore, the usage determines which breaker is best.

Is this the correct breaker for the panel Eaton BR4040NL200G?

Asked by Leo November 17, 2020
2
Answers

This is the correct breaker as long as you want a 2-pole 50 amp breaker.

Cannot find needed Eaton CL breakers for my old T&B panel. Can BR be used safely?

Asked by Don October 23, 2020
2
Answers

Yes, I bought mine and it fit perfect. Easy instalation.

Is this breaker good to use with aluminum wire.

Asked by Shedder October 10, 2020
1
Answer

Hello, this breaker is good to be used with aluminum or copper wire. Regards, Eaton

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I'm not sure how to rate this. It was easy to install and works fine, but I replaced the exact same breaker which was getting hot and tripping.
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