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18th Edition of BS7671 Brings New Problems 

(Version 2) Regulation 702.55.4 (ii)
Written by Roger Caplin, August 2018.

Installing a Swimming Pool or Spa?

Important information that you must read before work commences.

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3 phase control panel

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This is a 3 phase control panel for pool with overflow to spa.  It includes a balance tank control and bottom right is a cellar flood alarm.  The two green indicators are the fire alarm link and safety emergency stop circuits.  Digital pool temperature and digital time switches.  Built in an Amendment 3 compliant 50 module enclosure.

Amendment 3 compliant

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3 Phase supply with single phase loads spread over the phases.  Built in an Amendment 3 compliant 13 module enclosure.

single phase dual temperature control panel

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Single phase dual temperature control built in 26 module (2 x 13) Amendment 3 compliant enclosure.

Conventional enclosure

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Conventional enclosure with Electair frame system.  To support digital stats and access to RCD and time switches.

Larger garden pool and spa control

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Larger garden pool and spa control before going to site.  Single phase supply with digital temperature and frost protection thermostats.  Built in an Amendment 3 compliant 13 module enclosure.  Can have up to eight front mounted switches in this size enclosure.

Single phase supply with digital temperature and frost protection thermostats

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Single phase supply with digital temperature and frost protection thermostats.  Supply voltage and total load amps meter fitted.  Built in an Amendment 3 compliant 13 module.

Single phase pool control

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Single phase pool control in plastic enclosure with pool temperature thermostat and volts and load monitoring.

Metal enclosure Amendment 3 compliant

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Metal enclosure for single phase pool control with flood sensor and digital frost thermostat, built in an Amendment 3 compliant 13 module metal enclosure.

Single phase control in plastic

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Single phase control in plastic 20 module enclosure with frost and pool temperature control.

Garden pool panel

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Reduced cost version without indicator lights.

Lower cost plastic enclosure

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Lower cost plastic enclosure, 12 module with digital frost thermostat.

Electair interior of control panel

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Garden pool panel in 20 module enclosure.

Low cost metal enclosure Amendment 3 compliant

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Commercial spa panel with thermostat, timed functions and high limit blockout.

Inside of low cost metal enclosure

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Low cost Amendment 3 compliant panel. Only suitable for small pools.

Electair control panels

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Lid open view of panel shown in image 14.

General view of control panel

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Lower cost metal enclosure maxed out with components, only space for one contactor. 

Typical inside of smaller metal enclosure

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Typical inside of smaller metal enclosure.

Typical inside of smaller plastic panel

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Typical inside of smaller plastic enclosure.

Typical inside of 20 module plastic panel

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Typical inside of 20 module plastic enclosure.

Typical inside of 25 module enclosure

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Typical inside of 25 module enclosure.  All systems built to your requirements.

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Garden pool panel installed with other electrical equipment.

Larger garden pool and spa installation

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Very large garden pool and overflow spa installation with remote controlled variable speed pumps.  A 2015 installation.

Interior of control panel

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Large plastic control panel during installation.

All types of enclosures and control panels

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Another site installation.

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Electair swimming pool control panels

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Major project panel with four speed control systems, each with three pot adjustable settings.  Multi zone temperature control as requested.

Electair swimming pool control panel

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Left door of image 26, partially open

Electair swimming pool control panel

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Right hand side of image 26 showing internal workings with two Crouzet M4 PLCs controlling functions.

Electair Exports swimming pool control panel

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Right hand side door of image 26, partly open showing adjustable set points.

Electair swimming pool control panel

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Single window indoor swimming pool control with pool water temperature.  This could be similar layout where thermostat is used for frost protection.  Up to two thermostats can be fitted in this size box.

Electair swimming pool control panels

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Combined pool and spa control panel for use inside a building to comply with Amendment 3.

Electair swimming pool control panel

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Inside view of image 31 (left).

Electair swimming pool control panel

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14 module enclosure with rotary switches for use in outbuilding.

Electair Exports swimming pool control panel

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Inside view of image 33 (left).

Electair swimming pool control panel

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13 module enclosure suitable for use inside main property.  Can have up to two rows of four switches, whatever is required.

Control panel image 36

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Front cover of heat pump add on box to meet 17th Edition Regulations, internal picture as per image 37.

Swimming pool control panel image 37

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Heat pump add on box to meet 17th Edition Regulations.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Electair Float Switch

Electair Float Switch

Originally designed for swimming pool balance tanks, Electair Float Switches are now suitable for multiple applications.

Electair Connect

Electair Connect

Remote control heating, lighting and so much more from your mobile phone, tablet and desktop computer.

Electair Touch

Electair Touch

Range of touch switches for many applications.

Crouzet Touch

TFT LCD touch screen HMI programmable terminal.

Electair Amendment 3

Amendment 3

Electair's answer to Amendment 3.

Custom Quotation for Indoor Pool Controls

Custom Quotation for Indoor Pool Controls with Spa

Custom Quotation for Outdoor Pool Controls

Custom Quotation for Outdoor Pool Controls with Spa

Safety for Garden Electrical Installations

Safety for Garden Electrical Installations

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