Instyle LED Lighting Specialists UK
This official sponsor may provide discounts for members

Discuss ip boxes? in the Commercial Electrical Advice area at ElectriciansForums.net

S

sparkyz21

Welcome to ElectriciansForums.net - The American Electrical Advice Forum
Head straight to the main forums to chat by click here:  American Electrical Advice Forum

hi there. quick question, what ip rating would you use for garden lights but the ip box being buried underground? other people are saying ip68, but thats for submersion in water. but that would the best i guess? cheers. can't nothing on it in the regs.
 
Aico 3000 Range
This official sponsor may provide discounts for members
S

sparkyz21

  • Thread Starter Thread Starter
  • #3
cheers. trouble is, might have to be abit smaller, basically, got a fountain outside, gota bury the joint in soil, and the normal ip56 ones probable ain't the best to use, unless i fill full of silicone!
 
G

Grae79

  • Thread Starter Thread Starter
  • #4
personally, i'd stick with ip67/68 if it's going to be buried :)
 
Last edited by a moderator:
E

EasyFox

  • Thread Starter Thread Starter
  • #5
IP56 will suffice seen as the box isnt going to be immersed under pressure is it.
 
S

sparkyz21

  • Thread Starter Thread Starter
  • #6
thats what i thought. use an ip56 box with a bit of silicone. that should suffice. cheers.
 

benji

-
Arms
have a look at the clipsal range you could hit them with a spade with out damage yours benji
 

Reply to ip boxes? in the Commercial Electrical Advice area at ElectriciansForums.net

Instyle LED Lighting Specialists UK
This official sponsor may provide discounts for members
Top Bottom