Anderson Switch and Insulator specialties

[Trade Journal]

Publication: The Electrical Engineer

New York, NY, United States
vol. 24, no. 498, p. 495, col. 2



WE illustrate herewith the service switch and AEtna outlet insulators made by the Albert & J. M. Anderson Manufacturing Company, of 289 A street, Boston. The three-pole quick-break switch, Fig. 1, is provided with fuse terminals and screens, as shown, and is designed for use as a cut-out where the wires of the lighting company enter the building.

When closed, as shown in Fig. 2, the entire switch with fuses is covered by an insulating cover of AEtna material. If the lighting company desires to discontinue the supply of current to a customer, provision is made so that after removing the