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Guide to Repairing a Brown Gas Meter Box

Guide to Repairing a Brown Gas Meter Box

Brown gas meter boxes tend to be installed on the floor. These gas meter boxes are prone to damage as they can be easily stepped on.  Ritherdon provides an easy solution to repair broken brown gas boxes and we have 4 different sizes to fix this.  They're two main sizes in the market - Hepworth style gas meter boxes and Mitras style gas meter boxes. We have made lids and also Lid and Frames for when the box is really damaged and you have no frame to mount a new lid onto. Let's walk you through them: For floor mounted...

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Guide for Selecting a Correct Meter Box Repair Unit

Guide for Selecting a Correct Meter Box Repair Unit

Measure the three maximum dimensions of the damaged meter box, find them in the first column in the tables below and look across columns 2 and 3 to find the appropriate Ritherdon Door and Frame unit Electricity Meter Boxes Damaged meter box   mm (hwd) 640 x 230 x 33 Slimline R7 623 x 542 x 97 R7 Extra Deep Large R10 Extra Deep 670 x 500 x 80 Medium R10 Extra Deep Large R10 Extra Deep 612 x 426 x 33 Small R17 Small R10 682 x 487 x 35 Medium R17 Medium R10 685 x 485 x 30 Medium R17 Medium R10...

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Single Compartment and Two Compartment Cabinet Guide

Single Compartment and Two Compartment Cabinet Guide

This guide will help you choose between cabinet sizes and let you know when there's a single compartment option available and if there is also the similar sized cabinet available with two compartments.            Two compartment means that the cabinet has internal separation and the compartments are individually lockable. We'll be going through the RB Cabinets, RMC Cabinets and Power Supply Enclosures: Single Compartment (No Internal Separation) Two Compartment (Segregated Internally & Lockable) RB Cabinets: RB460 to RB1550 PS60 PS300 and TBS60 TBS300* RMC1600,RMC1900, RMC2100 PS60 PS300 and TBS60 TBS300* Similar Sizing  Similar Sizing RB1250 Cabinet PS60 Permanent Supply RB1250...

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RB Cabinets in Natural Stainless Steel Finish

RB Cabinets in Natural Stainless Steel Finish

RB Cabinets left unpainted will always be made out of a higher grade of stainless steel, than our most commonly used 4003 grade of stainless steel (which is always powder coated).Unpainted RB cabinets natural finish are always made out of 304 or 316 stainless steel. 304 and 316 grades of steel have better resistance to harsher environments than painted 4003 grade of steel. The highest grade of stainless steel we have available is 316, which is marine grade with high levels of corrosion resistance. Please bear in mind that 304 and 316 grade of stainless steel will always be slightly...

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Design Features of Outdoor Electrical Cabinets: RB Cabinets

Design Features of Outdoor Electrical Cabinets: RB Cabinets

RB cabinets are floor standing, electrical enclosures made from stainless steel and designed to be used outdoors. They are able to withstand the elements 24/7. They are used for housing electrical equipment and come fitted with a wooden backboard for mounting the electricals easily. Design Cabinets have an open base, used for feeding cabling and ducting through so that all electrical equipment inside can be connected to the power supply below ground. Equipment will be kept protected and dry, as the cabinet door is all around with gasket and the door shuts tightly creating a seal that keeps water out of the...

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