Supporting local electrical manufacturers with responsive service and industry understanding.

Insulect has been providing the Switchboard industry with quality insulating products for over 20 years. We've worked with over 100 switchboard companies across Australia and New Zealand - many of whom are local manufacturers just like us.
 

 

 

Our Switchboard Product Range

INSULATION, PROTECTION, COMPONENTS.

 
 

Made in Australia to Australian Standards.

 

GET RELIABLE SERVICE FROM A LOCAL PARTNER.

 
 

SWITCHBOARD NEWS

 
 

The new Australian Standard AS/NZS 61439, choose Durolight UPM S1.

We understand the need for switchboard manufacturers to have a reliable partner, who can deliver custom built components in the timeframe required.

Our team has centuries of combined experience in the electrical industry. We talk to switchboard designers and builders almost every day - developing solutions and delivering products - with consistent quality and service levels.

Switchboard busbar insulation
 
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We know Australian Switchboard Builders

We understand the need for switchboard manufacturers to have a reliable partner, who can deliver custom built components in the timeframe required.

Our team has centuries of combined experience in the electrical industry. We talk to switchboard designers and builders almost every day - developing solutions and delivering products - with consistent quality and service levels.

 
 

Need up to date technical information? We've got you covered.

We've got current technical information for all our products - technical specification datasheets, safety datasheets (SDS), standards ratings and more. If you can't find what you need, just give our friendly team a call.

 

 

Insulating supports & cleats

Busbar insulation supports manufactured locally to meet individual switchboard builder needs - in composite materials, densified wood, bakelite and switchpanel.

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Standoff insulators

A full range of the most common molded standoff insulators - flame resistant-glass reinforced polyester.

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Insulating Accessories

We have a range of complimentary switchboard products such as heat shrink tube and brass neutral bars.

 

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Protective guards

Polycarbonate cut to size and shape for guards and protective panels on switchboards.


 
 

We do our best to provide Switchboard builders with what they most need

 

Greater fire and electrical safety

Reliable insulation components are critical to switchboard safety. Insulect never compromises safety for you or your customers. We use only proven, quality materials - such as our popular UPM S1 composite for busbar cleats.

Custom manufactured parts

We manufacture and stock custom insulation components at two Insulect sites - Melbourne and Brisbane. We make sure we can meet your technical needs and provide timely delivery.

 

 

Are you AS/NZS 61439 Ready?

Do your insulation materials meet the new Australian Standard?

AS/NZS 61439 is the new standard for low-voltage (LV) switchgear and control gear assemblies. There is a 5 year transitional period between AS/NZS 3439 and AS/NZS 61439, which started after the new standard was introduced in May 2016. During this time, compliant boards can be built to either standard. 

We produced a short overview and checklist. Download it below.

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Get the Right Partner

We’ve had the pleasure of working with over a hundred Switchboard Manufacturers, many of whom we are proud to call regular customers. Find out if we are right for your business too.