WPS_1G thin back box
enclosure pvc 1g shallow
WPS_1G thin back box
enclosure pvc 1g shallow

Mounting Back Box, ShAllow, 1 Gang, 38x101x101mm

Catalogue Number: 56ES1
WPS_1G thin back box
enclosure pvc 1g shallow
WPS_1G thin back box
enclosure pvc 1g shallow
Colour: Grey
Colour: Per UOM Std.
  • Chemical Grey 1 PCE
  • Grey 1 PCE
  • Resistant Orange 1 PCE
  • Resistant White Electric 1 PCE
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Specifications

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Range of product
Series 56
Range
Clipsal - 56 Series
Product brand
Clipsal
Product or component type
enclosure
Colour
grey (RAL 7035)
Number of gangs
1 gang
Shape
rectangular
Device mounting
surface
Mounting mode
wall-mounted
Cable entry number
2
Material
PVC (polyvinyl chloride): housing
Number of mounting holes
4
Length
38 mm
Width
102 mm
Depth
40 mm
Height
102 mm
Net weight
0.78 kg
IP degree of protection
IP66 conforming to AS 60529
Standards
AS 3100
Compatibility code
56 Series covers
Ambient air temperature for operation
-25-75 °C
EU RoHS Directive
Pro-active compliance (Product out of EU RoHS legal scope)

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Frequently Asked Questions

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What is the part number for a lid/cover for the 56ES2?

The part number for a lid/cover for the 56ES2 is - 56L2
For further information , visit link below:-
https://www.clipsal.com/Trade/search-results?q=56L2
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Will 56RCLE fit in 56ES1 shallow base?

56RCLE has a total depth of 65mm of which 28mm is the protrusion into the back box. The total depth of 56ES1 is 38mm. Fitting 56RCLE on 56ES1 will provide only 10mm wiring room.
Please refer to the below drawings for more details:

For further information, please visit:
https://www.clipsal.com/Trade/Products/ProductDetail?catno=56RCLE
https://www.clipsal.com/Trade/Products/ProductDetail?catno=56ES1

What is the part number for cover to suit 56E1?

The part number for cover to suit is 56L1

Do you need to order a PDL 56E1 enclosure with a 56MO500

Yes

What is the part number of the mounting enclosure/ backbox supplied with 56PB, IP66 start control station?

56ES1 is the part number  of the mounting enclosure/ back box supplied with 56PB, IP66 start control station.

Key Features

  • 1 gang shallow
  • 1 x 25 mm, 1 x 20 mm conduit entries
  • Dimensions 101 x 101 x 38mm high
For further information, please visit https://www.clipsal.com/Trade/Products/ProductDetail?catno=56ES1

Is the PDL 56E1 box is it the same size as the UT1

 Yes it is

What is the part number for a deep lid for the 56E1 base?

The part number for a deep lid for the 56E1 base is - 56XDB1L
For further information , visit link below:-
https://www.clipsal.com/Trade/search-results?q=56XDB1L
 

What is the part number for shallow 56E1 base?

The part number for shallow 56E1 base is - 56ES1

For further information, visit link below;-
https://www.clipsal.com/Trade/search-results?q=56ES1
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What is the part number for a blank lid for a 56E1 base?

The part number for a blank lid for a 56E1 base is - 56L1

For further information , visit link below:-
https://www.clipsal.com/Trade/search-results?q=56L1
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Does the PDL 56E1 come with 2 x 32mm entries

No, it comes with only 1 x 32mm entries

What is the 56 Series enclosure to suit the PDL 56SW320KGAUX

You can use a PDL 56E1 enclosure

What are the dimensions PDL 56SW432KGLEGY

Dimensions -  98mm x 98mm x 45mm and fits onto a PDL 56E1 enclosure

Is there a 32/32 version of the 56E1 available?

No. There is only a 56E1/20/20 or 56E1/25/25 available.

What are the Dimensions of the 56E16 base?

The dimensions of the 56E16 base are 391 x 391 x 63mm.

How many contacts does the 56PBS1 have?

The 56PBS1 comes with 2 n/c contacts.

Can I purchase a 56 series gasket for larger enclosure than PDL 56E2

You can use a combination of the PDL 56E1 and PDL 56E2 gaskets as required to make up to the size needed. 

What is the difference between the 56E1 and the 56E1/20/20 or the 56E1/25/25?

The entries on the three enclosures are different. The 56E1/20/20 has two 20mm entries on the top and one 25mm entry on the bottom, the 56E1/25/25 has two 25mm entries on the top and one 32mm entry on the bottom and the 56E1 has one 32mm entry on top and one 25mm entry on the bottom.
 

What is the difference between a PDL 56CSC and a PDL 56CR

The PDL 56CSC fits 56AI and 56CR doesn't fit

What comes with a PDL 56FA1

The PDL 56FA1 comes with Mounting flange, Foam sealing gasket, mounting plate, and necessary screws

Is the 56SS10 BLACK TEST COVER available as a spare part?

not available as a spare/separate part

What are the size of the entry holes in a PDL 56E1 ?

The entry hole sizes for a PDL56E1 are 32mm and 25mm.
Alternatively, the PDL56E1/25/25 has 1x32mm and 2x25mm, and the PDL56E1/20/20 has 1x25mm and 2x20mm entry holes

Does Clipsal have the 56PB, enclosure only?

Yes, you just get a 56E1 and a 56L1.

For more information, please refer to the link:
https://www.clipsal.com/Trade/Products/ProductDetail?catno=56E1 
https://www.clipsal.com/Trade/Products/ProductDetail?catno=56L1/22 



 

What is the part number for the bridge in a 56E2?

The part number for the bridge in a 56E2 is 56B-BK.

Using a 56 series 56CB4 in a 56E6 box. If I use a 56E4L will it maintain its IP rating

Yes it will

What setting is dusk till dawn for the PDL 56SS10

 The setting is D-D

What is the part number of 56 series, deep, 1 gang mounting enclosure (back box)?

56E1 is the deepest 1 gang mounting enclosure (back box) in the 56 series. The dimensions are 101mm(H) x101mm(W) x 63mm(D).  Mounting Back Boxes are moulded in UV stabilized rigid PVC to facilitate gluing of fittings for conduit entry. Ample conduit and cable entries are provided and there is plenty of wiring room for easy installation. All screwed conduit entries are provided with plugs.

For further information, please visit https://www.clipsal.com/Trade/Products/ProductDetail?catno=56E1

What is the part number for a 56 1 gang J-Box with 2 x25mm and 1 x 32mm entries?

The part number for a 56 1 gang J-Box with 2 x25mm and 1 x 32mm entries is - 56E1 & 56L1

For further information , visit link below:-
https://www.clipsal.com/Trade/search-results?q=56E1
https://www.clipsal.com/Trade/search-results?q=56L1
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Can a PDL 56SS10 handle 2 x 250W metal halide lamps

No, need to use a contactor for the control

Can I use a PDL 56SS10 Sunset Switch with metal halide lamps

Yes, if you put a contactor between them

What is part number for lid to suit 56E2?

The part number for the lid to suit 56E2 is a part number 56L2.
 

What is the part number for a cover for C/B installation in the 56 series 2 gang enclosure - 56E2?

The part number for a cover for C/B installation in the 56 series 2 gang enclosure - 56E2 is - 56CB4

For further information , visit link below:-
https://www.clipsal.com/Trade/search-results?q=56CB4
 

What is the part number of the lid to suit mounting enclosure 56E4?

The part number of the lid to suit mounting enclosure 56E4 is 56L4. Mounting enclosure lids are moulded in UV stabilised polycarbonate and supplied complete with sealing gasket. The dimensions are 192mm x 192mm x 28mm deep.
For further information, please visit https://www.clipsal.com/Trade/Products/ProductDetail?catno=56L4

 

Is the 56PBS1 available for sale in NZ

No, but that could be made out of:
  • PDL56L1/22/1LEGY
  • PDL56E1GY
and Harmony ZB5 Estop.

What is the replacement for 563B/1, 563/2, 563G1 and 563G2?

563B/100 replaces 563/1, 563/2, 563G1 and 563G2.

Some of the key features are:
  • Single screw connectors will suit either a No. 2 Philips Drive or a No. 1 Square Drive screwdriver
  • Connectors are fully compliant with AS/NZS3000:2007 as per clause (d) from Sub-section 2.9.4. for active, neutral and earth connections
  • Connectors will be packed only in boxes of 100 for better convenience and transportation
  • Terminal connectors will now be square wrapper design, ensuring reliable connection
Further information can be found at https://www.clipsal.com/Trade/Products/ProductDetail?catno=563B/100

Does the PDL 56CB13 come with a base?


Supplied complete with fully equipped base enclosure, same size as
a standard 56E6, but dedicated conduit entry points to suite the
56CB13.

Is there a deep version of the 2 gang standard 56E2 Modular Enclosure?

Yes, the 56ED2/40 is the deep 100mm version of the 56E2. It is available in Grey (GY) and chemical resistant Orange (RO) or White (RW).



Code example: 56ED2/40GY (Grey), 56ED2/40RO (Orange) or 56ED2/40RW (White)

Is there a 56C532 with a key switch?

No, however it can be made up from part numbers 56E2, 56SO532LE and 56K1SW332LE.


 

Can I use a PDL 56SS10WE to switch MH lighting - will there be any issues

You need to use PDL 56SS10 with a relay or a Telemecanique K range contactor to switch the load

What setting is on all night on a 56SS10 Sensor

D-D = Dusk to dawn
The load will switch ON at dusk and Switch OFF again at dawn

What is the part number for flush surround for mounting 56SW320?

The part number for flush surround for mounting 56SW320 is - 56FA1 & 56FA1B

For further information , visit link below:-
https://www.clipsal.com/Trade/search-results?q=56FA1

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Is 56CSC310, extension socket available with round earth?

Unfortunately not, 56CSC310 extension socket is not available with round earth pin. 
For further information on 56CSC products, please visit https://updates.clipsal.com/ClipsalOnline/Files/Brochures/I0000112.pdf

What are the connectors in the 554J4?

The 554J4 has 3 x 563G1 and 1 x 563G2.

For more information, please refer to the link:
https://www.clipsal.com/Trade/Products/ProductDetail?catno=554J4




 

What is the part number for a 56C310 with a deep base?

The part number for a 56C310 with deep base is - 56ED2 & 56C310LE

For further information , visit link below:-
https://www.clipsal.com/Trade/search-results?q=56ED2
https://www.clipsal.com/Trade/search-results?q=56C310LE
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Is there a shallow 56 series 2 gang enclosure?

Yes. The product is called a 56ES2, it is the shallower version of the 56E2.

Some of the key features of this product are
  • 2 gang Shallow
  • 1 x 25 mm and 2 x 20 mm conduit entries
  • Suits 56EV2
  • (198 x 101 x 38mm)
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What IP rating is the 56JB1?

The 56JB1 has an IP Rating of 66.

For more information, please refer to the link:
https://www.clipsal.com/Trade/Products/ProductDetail?catno=56JB1 

Can the 563/1 connector be used for an earth connection?


No, unfortunately the 563/1 screw connectors are not suitable for an earth connector as the screw is only 67% of the tunnel.
Alternatively you are able to use any of our two screw connectors as they do apply with current rules and regulations of AS3000.
 


I.e. 563/2


Key features:

 

  • 2x 6mm cables
  • Clear insulation
  • 2 Screw

For further information please visit  https://www.clipsal.com/Trade/Products/ProductDetail?catno=563/2 


 


 

 


 

Can the PDL 56SS10 Sunset Switch be used with LED's?

Yes and No theycan handle some loads, 
However a large number of LED flood light lamps do not manager the inrush current at all and this can cause damage to the electronic and weld the contacts closed.
We recommend you use a relay ie 600RM for small loads Or better use one of the new Smart high proformance contactor (Zero crossing switching ) these are dsigned for switching LEDs loads. 
 

What are the dimensions of of a 56JB1?

The dimensions of the 56JB1 are 101 x 101 x 91mm high.

Some of the key features are:
  • Surface mount
  • 1 gang
  • Screw on fastening
  • Screwed cover attachment
For further information please visit https://www.clipsal.com/Trade/Products/ProductDetail?catno=56JB1


 

What is the part number for an extra contact , N/O , to go into 56PBS1?

The part number for an extra contact , N/O , to go into 56PBS1 is - ZENL1111
For further information , visit link below:-
https://www.schneider-electric.com.au/en/search/ZENL1111

 

What is the base that comes with the 56PBS1?

The base that comes with the 56PBS1 is a 56ES1.
Some of the key features are:
  • Conductor terminal size: 1 - 4 sq mm
  • 3A
  • Push button control station
  • IP66
  • 250V
For further information please visit www.clipsal.com/Trade/Products/ProductDetail?catno=56PBS1

 
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