Electrical boxes contain several main components such as the fuse board, the meter box, circuits, circuit breakers
, main breaker, electrical box cover, and trip switch. The type of electrical box depends on its functionality and place of installation. Electrical boxes come with covers of their own but can sometimes be upgraded due to wear and tear or for decorative reasons.
Plastic electrical boxes do not require a grounding wire. The plastic is non -conductive, and the components inside cannot short in case they touch the inside of the box. Plastic boxes come in configurations like single-gang, double-gang and multiple-gang. Attaching switches
and outlets is made easy by the tapered screw holes that come with the box.
Metallic electrical boxes can be made of Steel of Din Rail and are more durable than plastic boxes. Gangable boxes support devices expansion. They can be used in basements or garages where there is more chance of wear and tear.
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