what is a Motor Guard used for?
The motor guard is a fundamental element in the equipment of your electrical panel for swimming pool. It is a circuit breaker designed for the protection of motors. It provides protection against motor overloads and short circuits.
what is a Contactor for the Chlorinator used for?
Salt Chlorination systems, as well as the Redox and PH pumps must work together with the filtration pump. This prevents the product injected into the pool from accumulating in the piping, causing damage to the filtration system and producing an excess consumption of the same. To achieve this, many professionals choose to connect these systems to the same connection socket of the pool motor, but this practice reduces the effectiveness of the motor guard and shortens the life of the chlorinator and the motor
With a contactor for the chlorinator you will have an independent socket for these systems that will be activated only when the filtration pump is active, avoiding to connect all the devices in the motor guard and extending the useful life of the same
what is a Motor Contactor for?
A contactor for the motor of your pool extends the life of the elements of your electrical panel such as the clock. It provides a higher capacity outlet that will prevent overloading elements such as the clock. This is especially important on systems with pumps over 1kW.