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 requirements. Smaller sets include trailers for ease of transportation, and we can also supply all of the necessary equipment such as 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 a load bank:
1. How much power do you need?
Use the Macfarlane Generators Power Calculator to find the load bank size that you will need. If you're not sure, give us a call on 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 need, 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's for a day, a week, a month, or longer. 
5. Do you need help installing or operating the load bank?
6. Do you need us to organise delivery, or are you going to pick it up?
Contact our dedicated hire team with the above information and we will arrange the rest.
1300 MAC GEN (1300 622 436)
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Load Bank Hire Enquiry Form

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