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Medical Equipment

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Circuit Protection

Critical medical applications rely on MP. We lead the industry in the protection of portable oxygenators, motorized scooters, wheelchairs and wheelchair lifts. MP is always the choice when the application is critical.

FAQ’s About Medical

Critical Medical Equipment applications vary widely and MP is the preferred source for switchable and push-to reset style circuit protection.
What protector do you suggest for motorized scooters?
MP’s 1648 in ratings from 40-70A has proven robust and reliable in protecting scooters and motorized wheelchairs (see Series 16 data sheet for details).
Is a lighted switchable circuit breaker available?
MP’s switchable Series 24 is often selected to protect medical diagnostic equipment. It’s snap-in panel design is available with a light option in one and two pole packages from 0.1 to 30 amps.
What protector is suggested for wheelchair lifts?
MP’s Series 17 is used throughout the industry to protect these circuits. The Series 17 is offered in auto-reset, push-to- reset and push-to- reset types, in amp rating through 300 amperes.
What small circuit protectors do you have under 10 amps?
MP’s push-to- reset Series 14 and 16 are used in a variety of amp ratings from 2.5 – 8 amps for the protection of oxygen concentrators.
What terminals are available on the Series 16?
MP’s Series 16 in ratings from 0.5 -35 amps is available in 0.250” tab and either #6-32 or #8-32 screw terminals, bent or straight. From ratings from 40-70 amps, #10-32 screw terminals are provided.
How do I select the correct breaker for my application?
Please contact MP for technical assistance. We are knowledgeable in agency requirements and experienced in helping select the right circuit breaker rating and features for any application.

MP Products used in Medical Industry

Count on MP for your circuit breaker needs

MP Series 14


Push-to-Reset Circuit Breaker

UL1077 Rated
Circuit Breaker
UL1500 Ignition Protected

MP Series 16


Push-to-Reset Circuit Breaker

VAC/VDC Rated Protection
Circuit Breaker
Trip-Free Cycling

MP Series 17


High Amp Thermal Circuit Breaker

Dustproof and Waterproof,
Ignition Protected
Visible Trip Indication

MP Series 24


Switchable Circuit Breaker

UL1077 Recognized
Circuit Breaker
Snap-in Panel Mount
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