Meter installation from pad mount transformer usi ng bushing type ct s figure 14b.
Wall mounted electric meter box installation guide.
This type of installation will cause the meter box to protrude out quite a bit approximately 250mm so be certain that the installation of this surface mounted meter box won t cause any unnecessary obstruction or be placed in such an area.
The location of this hole will depend on the wallbox s position relative to the electricity meter and fuse box.
Meter installation from pad mount transformer w vt pack 480v figure 15.
Use the electrical drill to secure the box to the wall.
Installing a new electric meter box is not the most difficult electrical element to replace but it needs to be done with extreme diligence since the risk of electrocution is always a possibility.
Insert the meter box into the riser pipe then secure it with a connector and a locknut of the same size as the pipe used.
Meter sockets a meter socket is the base portion of a socket type meter.
A hole will be drilled through the wall to allow a length of armoured cable to be fed through.
480v delta or 277 480v wye 200 amp below service self contained metering with meter disconnect figure 16.
Meter enclosure a wood or metal cabinet or metal socket installed indoors or outdoors in which the company s metering equipment is located.
Secure the box to the wall according to manufacturer recommendations.
American electric power company meter and service guide 4 figure 14.
A surface mounted meter box is installed on a suitable and accessible outside property boundary wall.
Meter a device for measuring the electric power and energy supplied to a customer.