Load Banks

ASCO Froment 3020 Load Bank

The 3020 (part of the 3000 SERIES range) is a lightweight and portable resistive load bank used for testing AC supplies at unity power factors. Based on a bolt and riveted construction capacities are available up to 200kW. The 3020 is easily manoeuvrable and up to 25 3020's can be linked together in a network using Sigma LT control.

Best Suited For
  • Construction and Engineering
  • Data Center/Colocation/Hosting
  • Manufacturing
  • Power Generation
  • Power/Gas Transmission and Distribution
  • Healthcare
Parts and labour are covered by Froment's standard 12 month warranty as described in the terms and conditions of sales.
How to buy


ASCO 3000 SERIES load banks are built to the highest specifications ensuring enhanced features and reliability.

Specifications per model ASCO Froment 3020 Load Bank
Load Bank Type Configurable Capacity Range Configurable Voltage Range (V) Frequency Options (Hz) Control Options Height (in / mm) Width (in / mm) Depth (in / mm) Weight (lbs / kgs)
Resistive Only 200kW 400 50 Sigma LT 38 / 950 35 / 870 46 / 1150 485 (approx) / 220 (approx)
* To view a specific model product page click on the model name above.
Industrial acrylic paint
4 x Industrial grade swivel castors
Noise Level (dBA)
69 @ 3m (50Hz)
Ambient Temperature (°C)
Element Specification
Non finned sheathed 6 element block
Optional Accessories
Sigma LT hand-held
Standards & Certifications
CE, ISO9001, IP54
Airflow direction
Load step resolution
1kW with Hand-held


*To see model-specific downloads, you will need to go to the model-specific product page by selecting the model name in the specifications chart above.


Sigma LT control with networking capabilities
Castor mounted with forklift pockets
Twist lock cable connectors


Network up to 25 3020's together for combined capacity testing with the ability to control 3020's simultaneously or individually
Enhanced manoeuvrability for a variety of load test applications
Fast and simple cable connections

Services & Support


Frequently Asked Questions
What is a load bank?
A load bank is a device that develops an electrical load and applies it to an electrical power source.
How does a 3020 differ from other ASCO Froment load banks?
The 3020 has a bolt and riveted construction, is for indoor use and uses the Sigma LT control system.
Can I rent an ASCO Froment 3000 SERIES load bank?
We only manufacture and distribute load banks, however many of our customers rent out our load banks. Contact our sales team for a list of our approved load bank rental companies.
What is the maximum capacity of a 3020?
The 3020 has a maximum capacity of 200kW, 400V, 50Hz.
Do you offer support and training?
Yes, we can offer on site or off site training on load bank operation and correct procedure. Please contact a member of our sales team to talk through your training needs.


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