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Integrated USB Sockets

As 2014 marked the UK production of the 100 millionth socket for MK Electric at its Southend site in Essex, it also signified a milestone change in the way devices will be powered and charged in the future.

USB charging capability is now being built into the most iconic product within the MK Electric portfolio, the Logic Plus twin socket, as well as 5 other wiring device ranges – Metalclad Plus, Albany Plus, Edge, Aspect and the newly introduced MK Elements Collection​.

Watch the short video here.

​​New Metal Consumer Units - 17th Edition Compliant

MK Electric now offers a full range of metal consumer units, from 4 to 21 module units, that are fully compliant with BS 7671 (2015), including Amendment 3 (effective July 2015).

The new units have a stronger, more robust design with a top hinged door that prevents the door being left open after use, which could lead to a possible fire risk. To learn more about the updated range click here. 

17th Edition: What It Is, Why It Matters & How it Affects You 

Over the next year the electrical industry faces changes to the status-quo. It has already started with the introduction of BS 7671: 2008(2015) - Amendment 3 to the 17th Edition of the IET wiring regulations - on 1st January 2015 and will continue through to 2016.

It is important that installers and contractors understand what the amendment is and how it will affect them. To find out more click here