1. vidriduch

    Another oven installation

    Hi, we are replacing our old hob and cooker and I need a bit of help, to make sure all is safe. This is the oven and hob specs: AEG IKB64401FB 60cm Induction Hob Amperage 32A Aperture needed H4.4 x W56 x D49cm Burner power Left front - Power/Diameter: 2300/3700W/210mm. Rear - Power/Diameter...
  2. B

    In need of a Tester to rent for installation testing

    Hello, I am living in Belin, Germany I am a qualified Electrcian from New Zealand and am in need of an insulation resistance tester/multi funktion tester. I am a bit skint at the moment because of unforseen circumstances and cant really afford one just yet as i dont practice electrical that...
  3. L

    Light fitting installation

    Hi there, I’m new to commercial work so was wondering the going rate for a commercial light installation fitting supplied. Feed is local so a small about of wiring. I was thing £200 per fitting. Am I wrong
  4. joeu25

    Smart Switch Installation: Convert existing 2-way switch into 1-way switch?

    Sorry for the long first post, I wanted to be as thorough as possible. On my landing I have a 2-way switch setup, one of which is 3-gang, one of which is 1-gang, and I’m looking to replace them with smart switches. I’ve purchased a few BroadLink LC-1 switches based off the recommendations of...
  5. V

    EIC for 230V installation into a mobile caravan

    Hi, I've got to a point where I need to complete the EIC for the caravan I've been working on. This isn't a static caravan, so will be going from place to place where they may or may not been mains hook up. Dead testing has been easy, that's been no different from normal and the RCD tests have...
  6. X

    Solis Battery installation

    Hi we have been asked to fit a Solis batteries and inverter to an installation and I wanted to check if the battery set up detailed will work completely independent of the solar panels as they have their own micro inverters fitted. Its our first exposer to domestic battery set setup and I can't...
  7. G

    Cooker installation qualifications?

    Hi, I am looking into starting an appliance supply business. I want to provide an installation service. Please advise what qualifications and testing would be required in order to do simple like for like oven replacements into existing circuits? I would only be replacing like for like, matching...
  8. pcangry

    Installation operative/engineer

    Hello, We are seeking electricians mate, labourers, cable installers for the Data, fibre and Telco industry. ideally persons with experience of metal conduit and trunking installation. Full driving licence required. Capable of SC Vetting and random substance abuse checks are carried out on all...
  9. D

    Two 16amp oven installation

    Hi, I've searched these forums and have found quite a bit of good information, but not specifically to my query. My house is about 9 years old. The kitchen has a dedicated cooker circuit, which has a 32 amp MCB. The cooker circuit only has two single 13 amp sockets on it, and each of these...
  10. M

    Level 3 diploma in electrical installation

    Does anyone know why loads of colleges do the level 2 diapolma in electrical installation. But know one really does the level 3 diapolma. Even though you need this to get qualified.
  11. S

    What can you do with Electrical, electronic product service, and installation engineer qualification

    Hi, I hope I'm posting this in the right section of the forum, and if not please forgive me. As the title says, what can you do with the Electrical, electronic product service, and installation engineer qualification? Struggling to find what sort of work I would be able to do with it? would it...
  12. P

    Assistance with my installation

    I’m a trainee electrician and would really appreciate the benefit of someone’s skill and experience on the following: Our house is a TN-C-S (100A fuse) with a main DB (100mA RCD). This DB feeds a sub DB in a garage outbuilding via a 6mm SWA with all 3 conductors used, by a 63A MCB. The armour...
  13. M

    Level 2 electrical installation course

    Is this course worthwhile doing to gain electrical knowledge? Has anyone studied it before? Level 2 electrical installation
  14. Dbaxter79

    Batton light installation

    I am replacing an old light in my garage with a new LED one the problem I'm having is the light is flipping the fuse when I turn it on, there are 2 sets of cables to the light but one to the wall switch I think originally there were 2 lights in the garage but now just 1. If I connect both set of...
  15. kropaske

    Solar panels installation advice

    Given recent energy prices and further increases on the way i've been think about PV install to reduce costs a bit. I've got flat roof on my shed i can use which does not have much shading so in summer I get around 11hr of sun. I could probably squeeze 9 panels there possibly 3.6kW. Wife...
  16. M

    Back Box In Hollow Wall Installation

    Hi Guys, I've completed rewires with hollow walls before and was able to use a dry line Box. No chance of being able to use them this time. I've never seen walls like this though. Just wondering how people have installed back boxes in this circumstance? I've attached a pic I'm assuming...
  17. B

    Installation help UK

    Hi folks, I just have a few quick wiring questions I could do with some help with please. I'm in the UK. Following advice on here and other places I'm changing a couple of rooms from 12v halogen gu5.3 to 230v LED light fittings. There currently is this round connector linked to the live &...
  18. bigspark17

    Two solar iboost in one installation

    One house two immersion tanks either end of the building, house has a good size pv array and battery back up, customer wants iboost on both tanks, now i dont see any problems with this unless both ct clamps would be cancelling each other out? Anyone with any experience of fitting two iboost in...
  19. 1

    Victron power boost installation

    I am working on putting a victron 24/3000/70 inverter/charger in my sprinter conversion van. Output of inverter is 30 amp pass thru with power assist. Power assist uses the battery pack to boost the 30 amp to up to 50 amps if needed for larger loads. They suggest 50 amp ground fault breaker...
  20. B

    Completing an installation

    I have a partially completed installation of solar PV. The panels and inverters are working fine and generating plenty of power (13kWp), but I am aware of 4 issues : 1) G99 Fast Track was applied for and permission granted to go ahead with the installation; the DNO letter included the following...
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