Magnetic & Manual Starters

Fractional manual starters


Fractional Manual Starters

Easy, simple starting of Motors up to 1 HP

Sprecher + Schuh Fractional Manual Starters (FMS) consist of a snap switch combined with a thermal overload device operating on the solder-ratchet principle. To reset the overload mechanism, the switch lever is moved to the OFF position. The motor can be restarted by simply pushing the switch lever to the ON position. The switch is designed to prevent being held closed under a sustained motor overload.

Typical Applications

Starting and overload protection of small 1-phase 115230V AC/DC or 277 VAC motors used on the following applications:

Easy to Order

FMS Starters are easy to order. Simply choose a 1-Pole or 2-Pole with or without the Neon pilot light and then order the required Heater Element. You're done!

International Standards and Approvals

International Standards and Approvals

All Sprecher + Schuh Fractional Manual Starters are UL-listed and CSA-approved. They also carry the CE mark.