Electric service and metering manual, book 2

Metering devices 2008-09 edition

Welcome to We Energies 2006 Edition of Book 2, Metering Devices, which supersedes all previous Editions.

This Book is intended to be used in conjunction with the 2006 Edition of the Electric Service and Metering Manual, Book 1.

Major changes to book 2



D-3 to D12  

Added several Cutler-Hammer heavy duty, jaw clamping meter sockets and pedestals.


Added Cutler-Hammer, Power Distribution & RJB transockets with disconnects.


Added RJB pad-mounted current transformer compartments (transockets).


Added RJB pad-mounted termination compartments.

D-1 to D-21

Numerous catalog numbers and notes throughout this book have been revised due to changes from the manufacturers.

Download the entire Book 2 (PDF 258k) or click below for individual sections.

General Requirements for Meter Mounting Devices (PDF 37k) (page D-2)

Meter Sockets with Overhead Service Entrance (PDF 235k) (entire section)
Single and Multi-Position Sockets without Breakers:

Meter Sockets with Underground Service Lateral (PDF 181k) (entire section)
Single and Multi-Position Sockets without Breakers (Direct Buried):

Joint Use Termination Pedestal (PDF 59k) (page D-9)
Single and Multi-Position Sockets with Breakers (Direct Buried):

Meter Pedestals with Direct Buried Underground Service Lateral (PDF 202k) (entire section)

Single-Position Meter Pedestals with Breakers, 4 & 5-Terminal (PDF 74k) (page D-12)
Mobile Home Pedestal Assemblies (PDF 58k) (page D-13)

Meter Stack Socket Breaker Combinations (PDF 145k) (entire section)

Modular Metering Units

Current Transformer Metering (PDF 420k) (entire section)