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How to Set Up a Generator Transfer Switch

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Installing a Generator Transfer Switch
Electrical Question: How is a Backup Generator and a Automatic Transfer Switch Installed?

We have a 400 amp main panel with 3 meters so essentially we have 3 separate main electrical service panels that provide power to three separate sub panels- two separate structures and a water well pump. Is it possible to set this system up with a single backup generator and an automatic transfer switch(or three separate switches) that will power all three sub panels from the single generator when switched to Generator power, and then when switched back to main service power the three sub panels would be powered by the three separate Main electrical panels?

Thanks,
Bob

This electrical question came from: Bob, from Lebec, California.

Dave’s Reply:
Thanks for your electrical question Bob

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