The BG (British General) WP55RCD is a Weatherproof Box (IP66) with a switched fused RCD 13 Amp outdoor connection unit. It is ideal for garden, workshop, garage or commercial applications.
It is designed to protect from electric shock from the potentially dangerous electricity supply in the most arduous of conditions, the Britsh General Nexus Storm range of IP rated weatherproof wiring accessories offer the best solution to safe outdoor power.
The BG Nexus Storm Switched Fused Connection Unit with RCD and Neon ensures that electrical appliances outdoors can be powered safely and securely and has been designed to operate at 13 Amps and up to 250 Volts. The RCD is of the Latching type with 30 milli-amp trip speed and 40 milli-seconds trip curcuit operation.
It has a flush neon indicator to highlight power on which can be seen through the Flexible membrane which allows switching without opening unit. The single Gang sized housing is IP66 rated for protection against water ingress. It is easy to install having conveniently colour coded terminals with backed out captive screws for easy installation of wires
The Weatherproof housing cable entries in the four sides with removable blanking caps. There is also a drill out entry on the rear face. There are 2 rubber wall fixing seal covers to ensure protection against water ingress, (wall fixings are not supplied).