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How to repair a damaged electric meter box with Ritherdon R17E

How to repair a damaged electric meter box with Ritherdon R17E

This video shows how to measure and repair your damaged electric meter box with a Ritherdon R17 Electric door and frame repair unit.  The fixing method for this repair unit is internal fixing, using fixing plates that screw onto the existing plastic backbox.  Most Ritherdon meter box repair units fix internally just like the R17E - which means that all meter box repair units will be fitted in much the same way as in this video.  The notable exception is only for the front fixing R10 E and G that comes in 6 different size variants. The R10E and R10G ...

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Types of New Metal Meter Boxes

Types of New Metal Meter Boxes

For those times where you need to install a new meter box because: A) the extent of damage to the existing box is such that you can't repair it. Not even with a Ritherdon meter box repair unit! B) there is no meter box to repair and you need a new installation C) you need an alternative to plastic meter boxes That's why we offer new metal meter boxes in 3 types of fit: Fully recessed or flush mounted meter box Semi-recessed meter box Surface mounted meter box For a fully recessed fit, we offer the R3 Meter box made...

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Off the Shelf FireSeal

FireSeal Installation

FireSeals are typically made to measure to cover a specific size and made in batches, meaning customers benefit from quantity break pricing. However, there are times where just one or two FireSeals are required and costs rise. So, we came up with an off the shelf size to cover a multitude of sizes.We also priced this competitively to offer a cost-effective option to fire protect those one-offs. Off the Shelf FireSeal - FireSeal Fire Rated Access Panel The off the shelf FireSeal covers an existing meter box or aperture in the wall that measures a maximum of 710mm High x 510mm...

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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 with the R24 range of lid and frames.  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 boxes with...

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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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