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  1. Curtis Mal
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    Curtis Mal New EF Member

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    Yorkshire
    Hi just wounding has anyone fit anything by CP fuse box? They seem to be a cheap make of consumer units.

    I ended up fitting a CP fuse box SPD main switch unit as I was struggling to find a manufacturer that was reasonably priced. However I must it admit felt really well made and even had a cable clamp inside for the tails but something inside me is still saying avoid because it’s so cheap.

    Any views?
     
  2. Andy78
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    Andy78 Respected Member

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    Kingston upon Hull
    They are getting good reviews so far from first time installers. I'll be trying them soon after my current stock of boards is depleted.
     
  3. Charlie_
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    Charlie_ Electrician's Arms

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    I would recommend doing a bit of research before using new and unheard of products..
    This company was only started a couple of years ago, they have more liabilities than assets and haven’t filed any profit/loss statements for last 2 years..
    The guy who owns the company used to work for controlgear direct, which is which is also badged up as Lewden..
    I suspect that CP Electric are getting there gear from somewhere like CG direct and then just shipping it out..
    They aren’t manufacturers; stick to the likes of Hager, Wyler, etc
     
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  4. Matthewd29
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    Matthewd29 Regular EF Member

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    Had to add a circuit to one had the very cheap proteus feel to it where every breaker sits slanted and the lid doesn't fit properly would not even consider buying one
     
  5. bill01803
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    bill01803 Regular EF Member

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    Devon
    I was rather impressed that the main switch core components are copper so they shouldn’t melt like the Lewden/CGD
     
  6. spinlondon
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    spinlondon Forum Mentor

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    Harlow Essex
    Is this the same company that does lighting controls CP electronics?
     
  7. Charlie_
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