DISTANCE BETWEEN METER AND FUSE BOX
>30m distance from meter to consumer unit
Apr 27, 2014Discuss >30m distance from meter to consumer unit. in the sure as this is only a thought so far I need to collate my information and get back to him with his options the length between CU and meter is just over 30m . Sintra. The Innkeeper. Staff member. Admin. It is advisable to use a switchfuse with bs88 fuse rather than an MCB for the
Distance from meter to breakers | DIY Doctor UK DIY Forums
Nov 05, 2010Could anyone please tell me if there is a maximum distance between the electric meter on the outside of my house, and the fuse box (breakers) inside my house. I am having the electric supply moved to allow for an extension. The fuse box is currently directly above the electric meter.
Distance from Meter to Fusebox | DIY Doctor UK DIY Forums
Aug 26, 2007I'm looking at buying a property which has its electricity meter in an adjacent agricultural shed which is owned by someone else. Aside from the inconvenience, which I think we can live with, I am slightly concerened by the distance between the meter and the house, which must be about 100m.
Max distance of main panel from meter - ECN Electrical Forums
Mar 08, 2010Max distance of main panel from meter #192884 03/08/10 09:15 PM: Joined: Mar 2004. Posts: 947. Regina, Sask. T. twh OP. Member. connecting meter box. It is logic to fuse meter, but I never saw one (not plugged in). So we need a disconect switch to be as close as posible.
Distance between circuit breaker box and water meter?
We are redoing an old small house in which the fuse box is under a kitchen cabinet along with the water meter. We are replacing the fuse box to a 100A circuit breaker box. Right now the fuse box and the water meter are located 12 inches apart. Distance between circuit breaker box and water meter.
IET Forums - Max distance from meter to consumer unit
Aug 10, 2005The rule used to be if the meter was more than 2 m away from the cut- out then you have to out a seperate switch fuse by the meter therfore the c/u could be any distance you like as long as you take into account the obvious ,VD ELI etc. although you should put the C/U as close to the intake as posible. Cheers Keith
Meter To Panel Distance? - Electrical - Contractor Talk
Dec 24, 2004I have just been refreshed that the meter has to be within 2 meters or roughly 6' of the panel. The reason is that the conductors could become a potential fire hazard. Now if the distance between the meter and panel is greater than as mentioned, a fusible disconnect has to installed within 6' of the meter.
Panel Distances From Gas Meter? | Electrical Codes | Forum
Apr 14, 2007Panel Distances From Gas Meter? | Electrical Codes | Forum It was possible to create a spark when installing a fuse on a circuit that had equipment pulling power. Adam, A lot of local AHJ''s will require a 36" distance from electrical meters, panels, AC units, etc. from gas meters. Uncle Bob.
[Electrical] Allowed Distance From Meter to Main Panel
Nov 18, 2013Forum discussion: Is there any maximum distance that a main panel can be from the meter? My electrician said it had to be as close as possible, his explanation being that the run from the meter
Distance between consumer unit and gas meter - DIYnot
Feb 03, 2010Hi, We are having a consumer unit installed in an under stairs cupboard and the electrician wants to install it next to a gas meter. I had a feeling that there was a minimum distance needed between a gas meter and consumer unit but can't remember for sure.