SIVACON 8PS – BD2 system
- The innovative alternative to cables
- Universal busbar for high performance within a small space
- For industry, trades, and office buildings
Busbar instead of cables
SIVACON 8PS - System BD2 for high performance within a small space
The modular BD2 busbar trunking system is the universal solution for high performance within a small space, requiring little space yet offering maximum flexibility to adapt to changing production conditions. The system's safe and reliable operating characteristics are convincing features: In case of fire, proven fire barrier and functional endurance ensure a high level of safety and security – an optimum solution for large buildings. The BD2 system scores high marks in industrial applications as well as in shipbuilding.
Universally applicable, extremely adaptable
The compact BD2 busbar trunking system maximises flexibility by offering two sizes in seven different current ratings up to 1,250 A, and with either aluminium or copper conductors. It can be used for power distribution between two supply points, as a riser line in high-rise buildings, or to feed power to the smaller BD01 system. Prefabricated tap-off units with various fittings enable universal application.
Easy and quick installation with access protection
The anti-rotation feature and guided installation enhance safety and reliability during system installation. The clamp terminal, which includes a single-bolt terminal, permits simple and quick installation with integrated expansion compensation. Sealable tap-off points protect against unauthorised access. In addition, numerous components are available for up to 1,250 A, and 3D junction units permit changes of direction for a flexible adaptation to the specific building structures.
01 Trunking unit
02 Junction unit
03 Feeding unit
04 Tap-off unit
|Rated insulation voltage Ui||690 V AC|
|Rated operational voltage Ue||690 V AC|
|Degree of protection||IP52, IP54, IP55|
|Rated current InA||160 A to 1250 A|
|Rated peak withstand current Ipk||Up to 90 kA|
|Rated short-time withstand current Icw (1 s)||Up to 34 kA|
|Number of conductors||5|
|Fire load||Max. 2.0 kWh/m|
|Fire load (per tap-off point)||-|
|Tap-off point/junction point||Every 0.5 m on one side, offset on both sides every 0.25 m|
|Tap-off unit/junction box||Up to 530 A|
|Joining system||With built-in expansion compensation, single-bolt terminal|
|Conductor material||Aluminium or copper|
|Housing material||Galvanised and painted sheet steel|
SIVACON 8PS – BD2 system. Your advantages at a glance
- Flexibility by two sizes up to 1,250 A for seven current ratings, with aluminium or copper conductors
- Protection against unauthorised access by sealable tap-off points
- Flexible adaptation to every building structure by means of 3D junction units up to 800 A
- High degree of safety in the case of fire by tested fire barrier and functional endurance
- Low space requirements
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SIVACON 8PS - BD2 system in practice: one system, many applications
Because it requires so little space, is highly flexible, and features tested fire barrier the compact BD2 system is optimally suited for all applications subject to high safety requirements – whether in office buildings, high-rise buildings, or industrial transfer lines.
SIVACON 8PS busbar trunking systems – power for any application
The BD2 system is part of the comprehensive SIVACON 8PS product family. Busbar trunking systems are the innovative alternative to cables for a wide range of applications and sectors – whether for office buildings or industrial applications.
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The Power Engineering Guide is a manual for everyone who is involved in the generation, transmission and distribution of electrical energy – from system planning, to implementation and control. Discover the SIVACON 8PS busbar trunking systems in Sections 3.3.7 and 4.5.5.