RCBOs - the wiggly blue madness!

If you were to fill a large consumer unit with RCBOs, it looks to me like you'd have trouble fitting all the wires in, let alone connect the final circuits. Is there a knack to dealing with all the wiggly blue wires, or a best practice? Alternatively is there a make of CU that has more room inside?
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snipped-for-privacy@gmail.com coughed up some electrons that declared:

I'm in the process of ordering a Hager industrial Type A metal board (like this:
http://www.sparksdirect.co.uk/hager-28-way-sp-n-distribution-board-p-14028.html
But the 20way version )
It claims to be roomy. It's not an ugly board, but it's not very subtle either - mine's getting a wiring cupboard built around it anyway.
I'll have mine in a couple of weeks - I can take photos if you can wait that long.
Cheers
Tim
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     snipped-for-privacy@gmail.com writes:

I used MEM (now Eaton) Memshield2...
http://www.cucumber.demon.co.uk/cu1.jpg
http://www.cucumber.demon.co.uk/cu2.jpg
Bags of space inside. Very nice consumer units to work with. Probably not cheap compared with domestic consumer units.
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Hi All,
welcome to electrics,
micky
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I liked the way that example had a box before the CU which reduced the number of wires in the CU. Wd that be OK in a domestic installation so long as there is (as in your example) no gap between the 2 boxes (and of course the singles are rated to cope)? -- Robin
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That's simply because the wires weren't long enough after swapping the CU. I wouldn't do that if starting from scratch, although it's fine from the regulatory point of view.
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Thanks. I asked as I've faced just that situation; and what you had done seemed to me much neater and more flexible than crimping on bits of cable.
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