Frequently Asked Questions
The smallest is 2.5" x 2.5" and the largest is 50" x 40".
Many of our enclosures have been tested to withstand an impact of 44.25 ft/lb.
Orders from stock will ship the next business day. Modified orders ship in 5 to 20 working days.
Leo Bakeland, hired by nVent HOFFMAN, developed a compound known as Bakelite. Bakelite molding powders were the forerunner to today's fiberglass. From this process, an enclosure was developed and the first meter and fuse boxes made of synthetic material were introduced in 1932.
Originally, nVent HOFFMAN was introduced in the US in the sixties under the name of English Electric.
FRP resists corrosion, it is maintenance free, reduces the risk of electrical shock, free of halogens to be flame retardant, (self extinguishing eliminating release of toxic fumes), light weight, resistant to many harsh chemicals, weather resistant (from-59ºF to +302ºF), water and dust resistant.
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