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Product Data Template
Busbar Systems
Template Category Busbar Trunking Systems (busways)
Template Version v2
Category Description A prefabricated electrical assembly that carries a current, and is part of a power distribution system
Classification Pr_60_70_48_66
Classification System Uniclass2015
Suitability for Use Approved
Template Custodian CIBSE
Information Category Parameter Name Value Units Notes
Manufacturer Data
COBie Data Manufacturer Text
This is a COBie field, other fields will be required in final PDTs
Specifications Manufacturer Website URL
Specifications Product Range Text
Specifications Product Model Number Text
Or Code
Specifications CE Mark Text
Number, Yes, No
Specifications Product Literature URL
COBie Data Features Text
This is a COBie field, other fields will be required in final PDTs
Construction Data
Specifications Type Text
This is a COBie field, other fields will be required in final PDTs
COBie Data Shape Text
This is a COBie field, other fields will be required in final PDTs
COBie Data Material Text
This is a COBie field, other fields will be required in final PDTs
COBie Data Colour Text
This is a COBie field, other fields will be required in final PDTs
COBie Data Finish Text
This is a COBie field, other fields will be required in final PDTs
Specifications Accessories URL
Link to website - Fittings, Accessories, Ancilliaries
Specifications Enclosure Rating Text
IP rating, e.g. IP65.
Dimensional Data
Specifications Overall Length mm
Or Diameter. Minimum and maximum lengths available
Specifications Overall Width mm
Minimum and maximum widths available
Specifications Overall Height mm
Minimum and maximum heights available
Specifications Gross Weight kg
Equates to Operating Weight
Specifications Shipping Weight kg
Equates to dry weight of unit plus packaging allowance
Specifications Access Clearance Top mm
Access required for maintenance of this item
Specifications Access Clearance Bottom mm
Access required for maintenance of this item
Specifications Access Clearance Left mm
Access required for maintenance of this item
Specifications Access Clearance Right mm
Access required for maintenance of this item
Specifications Access Clearance Front mm
Access required for maintenance of this item
Specifications Access Clearance Rear mm
Access required for maintenance of this item
Electrical Data
Specifications Nominal Voltage V
Range
Specifications Rated Current A
Maximum load (current) in Amps (A)
Specifications Frequency Hertz
eg. NA, DC, 50,60, Other, UserDefined
Specifications Supply Phase Number
1, 3
Specifications Number of Poles Number
e.g. NA,1,3
Specifications Voltage Drop mV/A/m
Votage drop at rated load
Specifications Conductor Resistance mΩ/m
Conductor resistance per metre at 20 degC
Specifications Conductor Reactance mΩ/m
Conductor reactance at rated frequency
Specifications Conductor Impedance mΩ/m
Conductor impedance at 20 degC at rated frequency
Specifications Conductors per Phase Integer
Number of electrical conductors per phase
Specifications Insulation Voltage V
Range
Specifications Rated Conditional Withstand Current kA
Back up protected device type
Specifications Peak Current Withstand Rating kA
Specifications Short Time Withstand Current kA
Time duration
Specifications Neutral Conductor Rating Percent
Neutral conductor rating expresed as a percentage of phase conductor rating
Specifications Tap-off Connections Y/N
Does the busbar have connections for plug-in Tap Off Units
Specifications Tap-off Connection Spacing mm
Connector spacing for Tap-off units if applicable
Application Data
Specifications Power Source Text
e.g. Integral battery, System-powered, Other, UserDefined
Specifications Reference Standard Text
Sustainability
Sustainable Material BREEAM etc Embodied Carbon kgCO2e
Awaiting Industry Standard
Sustainable Material BREEAM etc Life Cycle Analysis Number
Awaiting Industry Standard
Sustainable Material BREEAM etc Location of Manufacturer GridRef
Awaiting Industry Standard
Sustainable Material BREEAM etc Green Guide for Specification Text
Awaiting Industry Standard
Sustainable Material BREEAM etc Environmental Product Declaration Text
3rd Party Verification
Sustainable Material LEED v.4 Responsible Extraction of Materials Text
Awaiting Industry Standard
Sustainable Material ETL Energy Technology List URL
Hyperlink to ETL webpage for product
Sustainable Material BREEAM etc Responsible Sourcing of Materials Text
Awaiting Industry Standard
Sustainable Material LEED v.4 Material Ingredient Reporting Text
Awaiting Industry Standard
Operations & Maintenance
Facilities/Asset Management Operation and Maintenance Manual URL
Hyperlink to Manufacturer O&M Data
Facilities/Asset Management Daily Text
Maintenance tasks or SFG20 codes
Facilities/Asset Management Weekly Text
Maintenance tasks or SFG20 codes
Facilities/Asset Management Monthly Text
Maintenance tasks or SFG20 codes. If Not Applicable Mark '0'
Facilities/Asset Management Quarterly Text
Maintenance tasks or SFG20 codes
Facilities/Asset Management 6 Monthly Text
Facilities/Asset Management Annually Text
Facilities/Asset Management Bespoke Timeframe Text
Maintenance tasks or SFG20 codes
Facilities/Asset Management Expected Life Years
Facilities/Asset Management Warranty ID Text
 
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