Inc., a leading expert in electrical safety, added a short video
to its POWR-GARD Electrical Products Web site to demonstrate a reliable
and practical way to protect small- to medium-horsepower motors and
pumps using one of the three new Littelfuse POWR-GARD electronic
overload relays, the PGR-6130, PGR-6150 or PGR-6800.

“The new video
briefly demonstrates how these electronic overload relays can help
customers prevent unscheduled shutdowns and lost productivity by
detecting harmful electrical conditions before damage occurs,” said Eva
Jelezova, Marketing Manager, Littelfuse POWR-GARD Protection Relays.
“Each of these relays offers a different combination of protective
functions to meet application-specific needs.”

The PGR-6130
Electronic Overload Relay easily replaces older style overload
devices and offers reliable motor-overload protection for low-voltage,
low-horsepower motors.

The PGR-6150
Motor Protection System protects low-voltage, low- to
medium-horsepower motors from overload, undercurrent, overcurrent, jam,
overtemperature, phase loss, phase reverse, and phase unbalance. It also
features an optional interface for remote operation.

The PGR-6800
Pump Protection Relay provides pump-specific functions such as
undercurrent and can be used to replace and consolidate older relays and
low-level sensors.

For more information

To view the video, visit
or visit the Littelfuse
YouTube channel.

For more information about the full line of POWR-GARD(R)
Protection Relay Products visit
or call our technical support line at 1-800-832-3873.

About Littelfuse

Littelfuse, Inc. is the worldwide leader in circuit protection with 2010
revenues of $608 million. Founded in 1927, Littelfuse offers the
industry’s broadest and deepest portfolio of circuit protection products
and solutions. Backed by industry-leading technical support, design and
manufacturing expertise, Littelfuse devices protect products in
virtually every market that uses electrical energy, from consumer
electronics to automobiles to industrial equipment. In addition to its
Chicago, Illinois, world headquarters, Littelfuse has more than 20
sales, distribution, manufacturing and engineering facilities in the
Americas, Europe and Asia. Technologies offered by Littelfuse include Fuses;
Discharge Tubes (GDTs); Positive
Temperature Coefficient Devices (PTCs); Protection
Relays; PulseGuard(R)
ESD Suppressors; SIDACtor(R)
Devices; TVS
Diode Arrays (SPA(TM) Family of Products); Switching
Thyristors; TVS
Diodes and Varistors.
The company also offers a comprehensive line of highly reliable Electromechanical
and Electronic Switch
and Control Devices for commercial and specialty vehicles, as well
as underground Power
Distribution Centers for safe control and distribution of
electricity in mining operations.

For more information, please visit .

SOURCE: Littelfuse, Inc.

        Marketing Contact:
        Littelfuse, Inc.
        Eva Jelezova, 773-628-0706
        Marketing Manager, Protection Relays
        [email protected]

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