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We understand that it is important for you to have the correct solution and we have the necessary skills and load banks to help you with your load testing.

Macfarlane’s options of load banks for hire includes both small and large sets for various power testing abilities, starting from 1kW going up to 1650kVA as well as 3.3MVA. Even larger loads can be supported by putting various load banks together.

We have a complete line of AC resistive and reactive load banks to hire to suit your requirement. Smaller sets come on trailers for ease of transportation, and we can supply all of the necessary equipment like cables.

Why should you hire a load bank?

  • Generator load testing
  • Synchronising checks and proof of load-sharing equipment
  • Hot restarts
  • Proven protection scheme
  • Rapid availability
  • UPS loading testing
  • Generator capacity testing
  • UPS runtime testing
  • General power system proving
  • Any other use where a fixed or variable load is required
  • They are also used to create heat to test air conditioning systems

How to Hire Load Bank
1. How much power do you need?
Use the Macfarlane Generators Power Calculator to calculate the Load bank size that you are likely to be needing, calculated by what you need to power.
(If you are not sure give us a call as we will be able to assist you. 1300 MAC GEN (1300 622 436)
2. Do you need AC resistive or reactive load banks?
3. Are you going to need any accessories to accompany the Load Bank?
We have all the accessories that you may require, such as Power Boards, Cables, Cable guards and more.
4. How long will you need the Load Bank for?
Hire short term or long term, whether it be a day, a week, a month or longer.
5. Do you need help with installation or running the load bank?
6. Do you need us to organise delivery or are you going to pickup?
Contact our dedicated hire team with the above information and we will arrange the rest.
1300 MAC GEN (1300 622 436)
If not in operating hours use the form below and we will get back to you as soon as possible.
 Victoria Branch: 03 9544 4222                                 Hire Hours are:
                                                                                   Monday to Friday: 7.30am to 4pm
                                                                                   Saturday: Closed
 Queensland Branch: 07 3205 6333                          Sunday: Closed                                                
 New South Wales Branch: 02 9899 6699

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