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DISCONNECTS VS. BREAKERS

Earlier this month we received this great question from Don:Why do all RV pedestals use the breaker as a switch? Shouldn’t they have a disconnect switch so the breaker is not weakened by constant use? Dear Disconnect Don, Good question. The breaker used in an RV Pedestal is used as a disconnecting device and as… Continue reading DISCONNECTS VS. BREAKERS

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PROS & CONS

Ring-less & Ring Style Meter Sockets There are two ways to secure meters in a meter socket, ring and ring-less. The differences between these meter socket styles are: How the meter is secured to the socket Ease of use Preference Geographical location is a good indicator of the type of meter socket used for the Utility’s meter.  Many utilities have an… Continue reading PROS & CONS