Eaton’s residential meter breakers are service entrance equipment systems that consist of a single meter socket and load center or a meter socket and main breaker combined in one enclosure, providing the contractor with labor and material savings. Meter breakers are most often sold in the western, southwestern and southeastern United States. Most popular in areas where utilities are deregulated and the electrical contractor has to supply watt-hour meter sockets.
- Can be used with both type BR and CH type branch circuit breaker styles for installation flexibility.
- Constructed to meet the latest NEC wire bending space requirements.
- Multiple features make installation fast and easy: slotted sealing screws at hub with sealing provision; surface units come with mounting tabs; semi-flush units come with stucco flange; meter socket ring landing accepts locking security rings; many units have center keyhole for ease of mounting.
- Options on various models offer installation flexibility: overhead or underground service; fifth jaw fits at 3 o’clock or 9 o’clock position; semi-flush with nail flange or surface mounting.