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Why does a Fan Isolator have to be a 3pole Switch?
Fans are 3pole because in bathrooms, there are usually three lines requiring disconnection to completely isolate the fan. Which are: - permanent live...
What is the difference between isolated and non-isolated coaxial sockets?
A non-isolated coax socket is a standard socket.  If you wish to install a socket to connect your TV coax lead into, this is what is required.  Also,...
Can Schneider Electric rotary dimmer switches be used with Tungsten/Mains voltage halogen lighting?
Most Tungsten lamps can be dimmed; these include standard GLS lamps, candle lamps, reflector and mains voltage Tungsten Halogen lamps etc. Tungsten...
What is included in the LexCom Performance networking system tool kit - product code VDIR580020?
The tool kit provides a small range of tool especially adapted, it includes: 1 x cable jacket stripper 1 x LSA punch down tool 1 x flat screwdriver...
What type of replacement fuse links can be used with Quadbreak fuse switches?
Quadbreak Fuse Links       Rating BS88 Reference Bussman Reference* GEC Reference 63A - BD63 TBC63 100A B1 111mm CD100 TC100 160A B2 111mm DD160 TF160...
What is the recommended interval between tests for an RCBO?
The recommended period for a routine check is every 3 months (quarterly), this is a check for the condition of the device e.g. breakages, overheating,...
What are the differences between the different colours available in the 56 Series range of products?
In the UK, there are three colours available; Grey (GY), Electric Orange (EO) and Resistant Orange (RO).  The 56 Series range of products offer IP66...
What are the maximum permitted loads in Watts for multiple electronic dimmer modules in a single enclosure?
Front plate gang size 2 3 4 6 8 9 12 18 24 Per row (max rating W) 400 480 480 480 480 480 480 480 480 Total plate (max rating W) 400 480 480 740 740...
What is the recommended maximum spacing between fixings when installing 20mm or 25mm conduit?
Conduit is installed using saddles, spacer bar saddles or quick clip fixings.  The recommended maximum spacing between fixings is 1m.  It is advisable...
What is the part number for a potentiometer to control Schneider Electric Altivar variable speed drives (VSDs) ?
The recommended specification for potentiometers compatible across our range of drives ATV12, ATV212, ATV320, ATV630 and ATV930 ( and the legacy ranges...
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