CTI Metal 16 Module Unpopulated Consumer Unit – This large capacity metal consumer unit is designed for use in large businesses, warehouses etc. With 16 usable module spaces for MCBs, RCDs or RCBOs (depending on requirements), it’s perfect for somewhere that requires a number of circuits running through one consumer unit.
This unit also includes a floating busbar, which allows you to change the MCBs, RCDs or RCBOs very easily. There’s also a large amount of space internally, which also helps when working inside. The body of the unit has a LSF (low smoke and fume) coating.
- Model: ZM18MC
- CTI Metal 16 Module Unpopulated Consumer Unit 100A
- Capacity: 18 Way
- Isolator: 100A
- Life Expectancy: 15 Years
- Manufacturers Guarantee: 1 Year
- Material: Metal
- Finish: RAL9010 (low smoke & fume)
- Dimensions: L: 238 x W: 397 x D: 112mm
- Working Temp.: -20Â°C – 50Â°C
With 16 usable module spaces, this unit is primarily designed for use in large buildings such as warehouses. You could use this consumer unit for an office allowing you to run all the lighting and socket/switch circuits through it. Most lighting circuits would require a 6A Type B MCB. This allows a maximum combined wattage of 1380 watts (6 amps x 230V) also allowing room for expansion in the future.
Check out this helpful information page on how consumer units work. This outlines the different types of boards and how they are useful for different applications.