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What is a Type BR circuit breaker?

Single-Pole Type BR Replacement Circuit Breaker is designed to protect house wires from overheating or causing a short-circuit. The UL-listed breaker is compatible with Westinghouse, Challenger and Bryant load centers and has a maximum load of 240-Volt.

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In this way, what does BR stand for on Eaton breakers?

Black handle. 10 year warranty. BR breakers are UL approved genuine replacement breakers for loadcenters made by Westinghouse, Challenger, and Bryant.

Secondly, what is the difference between Eaton Br and CH breakers? BR breakers are 1" in Width. BR breakers are black, with black handles (In most cases. BR breakers carry a 10 Year Warranty.

Also question is, what is a Type BR load center?

BR Load Centres. Specially designed for easy installation, Eaton's BR 1-inch load centres house the branch circuit breakers and the wiring required to distribute power to individual circuits. They serve as main breaker for service entrances or as main lug when adding circuits to existing service.

Are CH and BR Breakers interchangeable?

Re: Cutler Hammer CH vs BR The breakers are physically interchangeable with Homeline, GE, Siemens, Westinghouse, and Murray (a Siemens division), and possibly others. Being physically interchangeable does not mean that it is legal or legitimate per code or UL listing to do so, however.

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