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Compact NSX for Direct Current

Circuit-breakers and switch-disconnectors, to protect lines up to 1500 A, in direct current (DC) and photovoltaic (PV) applications

Part of Pact Series

ComPact NSX DC & DC PV is a range of molded case circuit breakers and switch disconnectors, easy to install, optimized for ideal size and breaking capacities dedicated for direct current applications.

Compact NSX for Direct Current
  • Features

    ComPact NSX DC & DC PV direct current molded case circuit breakers (MCCB) and switch disconnectors are used for circuit control and disconnection for low voltage distribution systems. The range comes in three frame sizes with a wealth of compatible accessories and auxiliaries compatible with ComPact NS & NSX AC circuit breakers and disconnectors, including for motor mechanism and manual source-changeovers (TransferPact).


    • Flexible installation: any position; switchboard or wall-mounted
    • Breaking capacities for the 2 sizes for the molded case circuit breakers (MCCB) 
      • ComPact NSX DC up to 1200 A: up to 100kA and to 750 V DC
      • ComPact NSX DC PV up to 500 A: up to 10kA and to 1000 V DC
    • Switch disconnectors: 16 A to 1500 A
    • 1,2, 3 and 4 pole versions available
    • Manual and remote operation
    • Fixed and withdrawable versions
    • Accessories for insulation and series or parallel connection of pole, suited to the particularities of DC applications, including heat sinks, phase barriers, and terminal shields
    For more information, download the Direct Current (DC) catalog


      Easy and efficient

      • Usable in any position
      • Three standardized frame sizes for your convenience
      • Select, configure, and generate BOM more efficiently and accurately with the Schneider Electric tool MyPact

      Compatible accessories

      • Save space, time and effort with the same extended range of accessories as with the ComPact NS & NSX AC molded case circuit breakers (MCCB) and switch disconnectors
      • Manuel source-changeover systems (TransferPact)
      • Specific accessories for your application including heat sinks, terminal shields, serial and parallel connections


      An excellent choice for DC low voltage switchboards, panelboards, subpanel boards for electrical applications in industry, buildings, infrastructure and machines. Specific applications may include:

      • Battery protection
      • UPS
      • Generator
      • Photovoltaic applications

      Ensures compliance with international standards (find on ComPact NSX DC & DC PV certificate downloads):

      • IEC/EN 60947-1, 60947-2, 60947-3, IEC 60068-2-30 for type 2 tropicalization, CCC, EAC and other local certifications
      • Categories: DC-22A /DC-23 A


      • Compact NSXdirect current (DC) photovoltaic (PV) switch disconnector (NA) 630-1500 A
      • Compact NSX 160 direct current (DC) circuit breakers 2P and Compact NSX 250 DC 1P
      • Compact NSX direct current (DC) photovoltaic (PV) switch disconnector (NA)  200 A 4P  with heat sinks and phase barriers
      • Compact NSX direct current (DC) molded case circuit breaker (MCCB) 630N to Compact NSX 1250N TM
      • Compact NSX400/630 switch disconnector (NA) for direct current (DC) 3P

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