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How To Measure My Damaged Meter Box?

FAQs Meter Box Repair

How To Measure My Damaged Meter Box?

How To Measure My Damaged Meter Box?

When measuring a damaged meter box, it is very important that you measure carefully, without adding any extra to the height, width and depth of the existing meter box. Please note the depth is only what is protruding from the wall.

Note whether you are repairing an electric meter box or a gas meter box and then have a browse through all of our units to find one that is the closest fit.

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What Colours Are Your Products Available In?

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What Colours Are Your Products Available In?

What Colours Are Your Products Available In? Unlike our competitors who tend to only offer a Grey or Black option, we have a standard colour range available as well as being able to paint any colour specified in our own factory paint shop. Standard Colours: All Ritherdon Meter Boxes, Meter Box Repair Units and FireSeal Products are Satin White as standard, apart from our Floor Mounted R24 Gas Meter Repair Range which is Gloss Brown. RAL 9010 Satin White RAL 8007 Gloss Brown   All Ritherdon Pillars & Cabinets are available in Black, Dark Green, Light Grey & Dark Grey...

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Why Stainless Steel? & Which Grade Do I Need For My Location?

Applications Electrical Enclosures FAQs Material

Why Stainless Steel? & Which Grade Do I Need For My Location?

Ritherdon have been manufacturing various enclosures probably since the 1940's and, up until the 1990's, had only used stainless steel for special circumstances where the extra cost could be justified.  However, in the late 1990's, when the cheaper, ferritic stainless known as 3Cr12 was specified as EN1.4003 in Europe, Ritherdon saw its potential as a cost effective and superior material for external enclosures. Traditionally, in the street enclosure market, galvanised mild steel had been used (particularly for feeder pillars):  the zinc coating providing a level of protection for the mild steel.  More precise manufacturing is required to produce stainless steel...

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Electrical Enclosures - What's your application?

Applications Electrical Enclosures

Electrical Enclosures - What's your application?

At Ritherdon we're enclosures specialists. We design and manufacture our extensive range of enclosures from our factory in Darwen, Lancashire. Electrical enclosures are used in a wide variety of scenarios. Ritherdon typically supply the highways and roads market with service pillars or feeder pillars. You can find hinged or standard root mounted pillars for your application from the R or RH pillar range. If you require a larger electrical enclosure, we have designed the RB cabinet range with single and double doors.  Electrical enclosures can be used in many applications and across a wide variety of industry sectors. After all,...

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Welcome to the Ritherdon Shopify Store

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Welcome to the Ritherdon Shopify Store

Welcome to the Ritherdon Shopify store, your online destination for electrical enclosures and related products. You'll find that the store contains our extensive range of electrical enclosures.

We're manufacturers but we're also designers and innovators. We're sheet metal specialists doing what we call 'clever metalwork'. We like to apply innovative ideas and technology to manufacture products for the industries we supply. 

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