Fused Spur Switches FAQ’s
Some Frequently Asked Questions on Fused Spur Switches
- Do I need a Fused Spur Switch?
A Fused Spur Switch is commonly used for powerful electrical appliances, such as washing machines and dish washers that need to be installed without a plug; they are also used for electrical items that need to be installed on a separate cable from the ring main, for safety and maintenance purposes.
- What is a Double Pole Fused Spur Switch?
A Double Pole or DP Fused Spur Switch, incorporates an extra isolation feature which separates the live and neutral wires, making it a safer type of switch to use.
- Do all Varilight Fused Spur Switches feature a DP?
Yes. All Varilight Fused Spur Switches incorporate a DP and all come with a one year guarantee.
- Switched or Unswitched?
Switched Fused Spurs include a manual on/off switch. Unswitched Fused Spurs do not include a manual on/off switch.
- Do I need an electrician to install a Fused Spur Switch?
Yes. All electrical equipment should be installed by a qualified electrician.