Hi, just to say hello. Reason I joined is after 7 months I have been laid off by the small firm I was working for. That 7 months was the only electrical working experience I have and joined the forum to see if any other Glasgow firms were hiring mates. I also am trying to see about the ECS card...
Hi I'm just posting to see if any one else has this problem with the drill, the problem is when the drill hasn't been used for a few minutes I'm finding I'm having to remove the battery and then put it back in for the drill to work,this is happening with both batteries and there both showing as...
Hi, just recently rewired a new kitchen and added a additional consumer unit to a house because the existing consumer unit is a bit of a mess and there is not enough spare ways to add the new circuits into the existing consumer unit. Plan on using this job for my inspection and just wanted to...
A little help with what i think is a grey area. Im going to install a twin socket from the DB off the 32a ring RCBO. Does this class as an alteration where i will issue a MWC or does it warrant a EIC?
We have been asked to add to a customers system.
They have an Anglian 1.9 kW system on the home on the 43p rate.
The customer wants to add 4 kW onto his garage.
A) Is the 43p rate safe and ring fenced for the 1.9 kW ?
B) Will he get 15p on the next 2.1 kW and then 13p for the remainder or...
If i have extended a circuit i/e added a low voltage fan to a lighting circuit or extended a ringmain into a conservatory, do i need to give a test cert for the work i have carried out or for the whole circuit.
I have been given conflicting advice so a bit confused.
just been to look at a job, customer wants 2 new wall lights in main bedroom. now there is currently no rcd protection ( wylex board BS3036 rewireable fuses) (main bonding all ok) the additions will involve cable <50mm from surface so RCD protection is definately required. Now i...
Just after your thoughts really and do many of you use them alot as a cheaper option for the customer to comply with the 17th regs.
I've seen a number of them used on lighting and power circuits, Also used when installing an extractor fan.
If these are used then you will only be making the...