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Cable distribution cabinet
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may be used on nodes
should not be used on ways
may be used on areas
use on relations unspecified
Useful combination
Status: Unspecified

Caution: this is a translation of the corresponding German page. The tag may be specific to Germany, or "power box" (USA) and "feeder pillar" (UK) may refer to the same thing.

Tag for cable distribution cabinets. In these cabinets, the 400-V circuits to the house connections, connection and transfer points of the regional utilities are branched.Other uses include distributions of the municipal street lighting.

These cabinets are usually marked with an operator name (the power company) and a reference number.

This tag will not be used for cabinets for e.g. telephone services.

Related terms: <cable distribution cabinet>

Possible Rendering

Power cable distribution cabinet.svg suggested by User:Chrisana13

Possible Tagging Mistakes

amenity=relay_box - If you know places with this tag, verify if it could be tagged with another tag. You must not do automated edits!

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