Volex RCBO / MK Sentry CU

Will an MK Sentry insulated consumer unit take Volex RCBOs/MCBs? Everything is/will be brand new, just shopping around the get the combination I need. (i.e. RCBOs below 30 quid and a 16 way CU). AFAIK, they're both standard DIN rail, but I've heard people have trouble with certain combinations due to cut out sizes etc.
Christian.
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Distance between rail and front, and busbar arrangements could be factors too. I don't know the Volex range so I can't comment further. I think all that's standard about the rail is the rail itself (and actually there are several standards for that;-).
Interestingly, in the US, mixing different manufacturer's parts in a CU (or Panel, as they call it) voids the UL listings of the parts unless they were tested together, and thus isn't normally permitted.
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