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  1. M

    I have a lamona hja2450 this morning the lights on the hob fan blew, I have changed the bulbs and no look, the extractor fan is still working fine

    Does anybody no what else I can do to help rectify the lighting issues. I have tried moving the contacts for the bulbs but no joy. Any help would be greatly appreciated.
  2. Dan

    Good Morning Thread - Come say good morning, tell us what you've got on today. :)

    We have this thread on TilersForums.com and it's just been restarted because the old thread had 20,000 replies and 500,000 views. And there were 700 pages. Started to lag a bit on slow connections. I think we had a bash of this before, but I can't find the thread, so thought I'd start another...
  3. J

    Sidelight problem

    Good morning, ive just bought a Suzuki carry, which has a problem, the side,rear and panel lights only come on when the right hand indicator is activated any thoughts would be helpful.
  4. GMES

    What are we up to this morning.

    I just got back from a Sunday mooch with Jack and am currently having a coffee outside with my pooch, listening to the Dickie birds Will be going in doors soon to watch Air jaws, with Chris fallows. I love anything, Shark related, especially Great whites. What about you lot.
  5. P

    Domestic RCD trips every morning between 08.00 and 09.00

    I live in rural Italy. You get to chose your max KW here and pay accordingly. Most home have 1.5-3.0 kw, I pay extra for 5kw. I am at the end of the low voltage lines, one of only a few on this circuit. I constantly have voltage problems, according to my fluke multimeter it can go from 190v to...
  6. Pete999

    What's on the menu for Breakfast this morning Guys?

    Me a gurt bowl of Cheerio's. And I made them myself.
  7. J

    morning jim from berkshire

    Good morning Jim here from yorks now in Berkshire hope you all have a good weekend
  8. Pete999

    B&Q this morning OK

    Looking for some door handles right, as you will wondered down the lectric Aisle, Bloke and his Wife looking at Batten holders, being the kind sort of bloke I am, the bloke asked me if I was an electrician, yes I said do you want any help, yes please Mrs said, FTO said Mr so I did, what a twerp.
  9. GMES

    Easy like a Sunday morning

    So who else has a pet that rules the roost. I can't believe I'm sat on the floor while his majesty is sprawled all over the sofa. And then I justify it to our lass by saying, oh but he's comfy, don't disturb him. And we think we're the ones in charge!!!
  10. D

    Friday morning stupidity,nearly didn't make lunch time!

    Carrying out a few minor remedials following an EICR on a small rented cottage this morning. One item was to replace the immersion heater stat for one with a thermal cut out. Switched off DP isolator alongside the tank, check with probes, crack on. Only trouble was the airing cupboard was a bit...
  11. happyhippydad

    What happened to my posts from this morning?

    I did 2 posts this morning and they have disappeared. They were replies to 2 different threads both by the same OP. The first one was 'which toolbelt do you recommend' (ps.. not the one I recently started) and the second one was about which flat head bit was best to get for putting in socket...
  12. R

    AM2 exam is Monday Morning Need Help with PFC testing on 3 phase and rcbo testing on lightingcircuit

    Hi everyone, Not going to lie I am crapping my self for my AM2 exam on Monday Morning at 8:00. So I just need a few questions answered:- tell me if I am right or wrong. I will be using a megger tester by the way. PEFC testing 3 phase ( 3 probe test) :- Clamp croc clip on the neutral bar...
  13. G

    Monday Morning amusement!

    Morning Guys and Girls, This has just brightened my morning. A customer sent me the attached picture, she's just moving to this new house. Emailed me asking if we can remove the gas hob, oven etc, adjust the base unit to take her nice shiny free standing electric oven and hob. I politely...
  14. Midwest

    Free Calibration

    Hope this hasn't already been posted, Trade Skills 4 U (a forum sponsor) are offering free calibration at their new Warrington facility; Free Calibration Morning -...
  15. L

    I just pulled my light of the ceiling...

    Hello. I was attempting to adjust my light fixture and accidentally pulled it straight off the ceiling. I have attached 2 pictures, one of the ceiling wires and one of the light fixture: Is it going to be dangerous to leave this like this overnight? Should I turn off the electricity or...
  16. D

    Solar eclipse tomorrow

    That very rare event can be witnessed starting from 8-30 ish and the most cover at 9-30 ish in the morning The Scottish islands will be 100% but there may be a lot of cloud Here in Wales we will get 93% eclipse with clear blue sky,the Midlands should be fine as well Now the forecast is done...
  17. D

    cooker switch above hob

    I went to look at a job last night where the customer wanted advice about fitting a new hob. She'd already ordered one from john lewis but when they arrived to fit it they refused as the cooker switch was directly above the hob (bottom of the switch 600m above). Said they couldn't because of...
  18. GMES

    Off to work shortly

    It should be bloody banned on God's day. Hopefully be back on here for lunchtime, Just got a couple of supplies to get in and some Dol starters ready for some extractor fans going in next week. I know it won't be the same on here this morning without me but it won't be forever, so stay strong...
  19. Paul.M

    Leeds Vs Castleford Wembley

    Picked up my tickets yesterday, shirt ironed, car fueled up and WE ARE OFF TO WEMBLEY :willy_nilly: Should be a great game and maybe a modern day classic. Both teams will give it 100% just to have the bragging rights within our local area, Cas fans will be drowning their sorrows tonight though...
  20. Richard Burns

    Wanted 20A MEM QLCS fuse

    Would anyone have available one or two 20A MEM fuse holders, either the rewirable or HRC ones with the horizontal blades. I think they are QLCS or QLRS as a number. They look like the above, but with the nice yellow dots! If you have I would be glad to buy them as I need to replace one on an...
  21. brs73

    book keeping services.

    morning all does anybody use a book keeper they could recommend. i'm based in north london but i think it can mostly be done by email etc. far too much paperwork these days. i've been up since half four this morning paying subbies, CIS , sending invoices etc and its driving me mad. thanks in...
  22. a-z electrics

    Domestic underfloor heating advice

    Morning all, I may have to quote for electric underfloor heating for a new kitchen, flooring insulation boards are going in now so will be well insulated.. I never done any before, what is better - mats or cable and any recommendations? Ive looked at heatmat.co.uk you can get thin 3mm or 7mm...
  23. J

    Best deal found on Fluke 1652c

    Morning all, In case anyone is in the market for one, I found a good deal on the Fluke 1652C. £450 + VAT £550.80. Mine arrived this morning. Not old stock. Manufacturers calib was December. It's on the VFM website. It's listed as £590 on their main multifunction tester menu....but If you...
  24. B

    Problems with MCS Databse...

    Morning folks.... Anyone experiencing problems with the MCS site...been waiting since early morning for certs to come through... N
  25. K

    Phone call at 8 this morning

    Customer. one of the lights in the kitchen isnt working after CU change yesterday, the plasterers here, will it be ok for him to plaster. Have you tried a new bulb (Didn't want to baffle them with lamp) I haven't got one. Get one text 20 mins later. Yes it's the Bulb, thanks . Good Grief.
  26. P

    global optitrac won't stay enabled

    I've got my bluetooth dongle and got sunny explorer up and running. I've logged in as USER and changed global Optitrac to ON and pressed save. When I exit and re-enter sunny explorer Global Optitrac has gone back to OFF. Am i doing something wrong?
  27. S

    Delay on MCS Database

    Currently 5hr delay, probably longer as the week goes on. You'd have thought they would have got it sorted this time!
  28. V

    Megger mft error codes

    Hi all Does anyone have a list of error codes for the MFT1552? Come across the code "E79" today and wondering what it could be Thanks Dan
  29. S

    And we have the wind to deal with

    What a day. We had three jobs to complete as of this morning, one of them in a very windy Essex. One of the lads rang me mid morning to tell me that an extended roof ladder had blow off the roof and landed on a conservatory some way from where they were working. Two new toughened seal units now...
  30. B

    MCS sign off problem

    i have just fininshed and tried to sign off a 9.8kw system on a 3 phase supply but MCS wont issue a cert, any ideas why as i cant get hold of anybody there!!!!!!!! thanks. i need a holiday.
  31. S

    Mcb to rcbo

    Hi, Is there an RCBO out there to replace a Nb05 5a type2 MCB? Can't seem to find one online? Cheers Tyrone
  32. M

    Work load

    Just curious, how come there are so many forum members veiwing on a Monday morning? Are you at work or home. Is there enough work around at the moment? Me I start at 10.00am:confused:
  33. B

    off peak water heating

    hi guys, hope work is plentyfull and making you rich !. just a bit of advice needed on off peak controller. it is a horstman economy 7 quartz,i think the controller needs replacing as when i went there in may this year the off peak water wasnt working,found that there was voltage on the off...
  34. D

    ring main fault

    hi after some advice? There is a fault on a rngmain showing dead short Line to neutral i have split the ring and identified the leg with the fault on . Although ran out of time to day to trace cables. The lady said she woke up sat morning the RCD had tripped ,so something obviously happend...
  35. L

    dimplex heating

    Have any of you used dimplex or creda heating systems. I am wiring a new build, small bungalow one bed. there is no gas and I have wired to radials to each electrical heater but I need to wire a pilot wire for the heating system so the system runs through one timer / stat (the bloke from...
  36. S

    Business networking groups

    Any of you guys a member of any business networking groups ? like the BNI , Chamber of commerce , ect ....... my friend has a printing business and is a member of the BNI , basically they meet up once a week early morning for breakfast and give 1-2 min promotion of there business to the rest...
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