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  1. LewisM

    Part Number of a busbar kit for a Square D Panel

    Hello, does anybody know of a part number of this type of busbar kit thing for a Square D Speed D Panel Board? Couldn't find any part numbers on the unit itself. Some Pictures
  2. stephanjs

    UK Where would I find the MPAN on a "Radio Telemeter Series K" meter? Unlike the older meters, this just has a serial number and tores code on it.

    Where can I find the MPAN on a "Radio Telemeter Series K" meter? Unlike the older meters, this just has a serial number and stores code on it. I have no way of getting past energy bills but doubt if that would help as the meter has been changed. ENA requires a 21 digit MPAN. The serial number...
  3. G

    Reg number for glanding SWA

    Hi! Carried out an EICR and found the SWA supply to the garage wasn't glanded at either end. Can someone tell me what regs number it is that states it should be? Thanks 1585217228 Ok so after looking further I may have answered my own question! I would say this comes under 526.1? Correct me...
  4. M

    First NICEIC notification. What do i enter for relevant certificate number?

    Afternoon all I'm a new member to NIC and I need to notify 2 jobs done this week. A DB change and a minor works for bathroom extractor installed. I use easy cert software which generates own cert numbers. When going to NIC site to notify is asking for relevant certificate number and says enter...
  5. Y

    Number of Conduits run and number of circuits

    I am in estimation and often estimate conduits run in the drawings. My clarity about number of conduits run is not good. I want to know that in multiple circuits zone, how we calculate number of conduits run to the panel. For example. If i run conduits from Ckt A-1 to ckt A-2, i need Two number...
  6. polo1

    BS number MK 3 phase main switch

    Anyone advise the BS number of this main switch...
  7. N

    BS7671 Longest Reg Number

    Hi the longest reg number I’ve found in BS7671 2018 is pg 318 722. & .2 respectively. Anyone found a longer reg number? Nick
  8. spud1

    What is the BS number of the DNOs cutout fuse?

    Hi, Is the DNOs cutout fuse still a BS1361 type II fuse or has this number now changed to BS88-3 ? (For the purposes of entering particulars onto certification) Thanks in advance
  9. M

    Scantronic tags restricted number range

    Hi Folks, After some experimenting I have concluded that the Scantronic control panel has a limited range of tag numbers that it will accept. I have dozens of tags, all of which respond normally to an RFID reader, and some of which were specified as compatible with Scantronic panels. But only...
  10. C

    Tester serial number traceable?

    Hi, A few months ago my drills and tester were stolen from the van, i have replaced the items now but was wondering if the serial number on the tester can be reported? So if it is used on a test NAPIT/NIC and the likes are aware its stolen?
  11. F

    Maximum number of lighting points

    Hello, Could any Irish members on here either tell me the maximum number of lighting points permissable on a circuit? I seem to remember a Fàs teacher mine saying that it was 10. The reason being that it's to do with a property being put into darkness in the event of a fault. I also think that...
  12. Zdb

    Type tested regulation number.

    Does anyone know the reg number that states that you can't mix protective devices? I have searched the forum but the search tool isn't great. Thanks
  13. Marti

    If you're selling your private number plate I might be interested.

    Just on the chance that anyone fancies selling their private number plate in the future , I might be interested if it electrical or electrician related. I realise they are not to everyone's taste and I'm compensating / having a crisis / shallow / infantile / got better things to do with limited...
  14. T

    Anyone know the BS number for Memera 21 board Main Switch

    I've searched the Forum for this, but not getting any hits. Doing an EICR and need the BS number. Any help gratefully received :)
  15. W

    Minimum number of sockets?

    My existing kitchen is being rewired? Would it need to comply with the number of sockets in the OSG in table H7? My kitchen is small. Having 6 double sockets (plus cooker switches etc.) looks stupid and I would struggle to use half of them given. My interpretation is that these are just...
  16. E

    to those of you who number 2 in portaloo

    STOP IT.
  17. H

    BS number help please???

    Hi All Does anyone know the BS number for these fused isolators, ones rotary and the others got an extendable handle. 63 + 100amp 3-phase? Thanks
  18. K

    Number of LED batten lights required in garage workshop.

    Hi All, I hope someone can give me a bit of advice on how many LED batten lights I should install in my new workshop. I am hoping to create lighting that will give a good even spread of light that will mean I can easily see what I’m doing no matter what part of the workshop I am in. I will be...
  19. O

    Model number please ....

    Hi Guys Been sent this picture Anyone know the model number and if there is a current direct repalcement? Thanks...
  20. C

    Advice on this little number! Power and lighting in same switch?

    Hello all! So this is not something I've ever come across and wanted your opinions. (Refurbishment project) So in the garden area there are 2 external wall lights and a water feature in the garden. Clients wants to be able to switch both items on at the wall by the French doors at normal switch...
  21. littlespark

    Limit to number of devices on BT Homehub 6 (infinity2)?

    After a lot of t-ing and fro-ing, I got a replacement HH6 from BT as the original was disconnecting devices at random. I was asked on the phone once about how many devices, and when I listed them, they said that was the problem. As my wife and I both work from home, with 3 kids, I probably have...
  22. C

    number min sockets HMO

    Hello guys in a HMO i saw some guidance charts on recommended number of sockets does anyone have this to had. carried out an EICR on a HMO and noticed quite a few singles sockets and no double with quite a few extension leads.
  23. O

    The number plate thread ...............yes really

    Spotted this today: Feel free to add ones you see!
  24. P

    Power up electrical

    We are an nic eic registered electrical company we undertake all types of electrical work from full house rewire to adding and extra light or socket. We install intruder alarms, cctv door entry systems, Ariels, fire alarms, Internet cables, testing and inspection and landlord electrical...
  25. Pete999


    One for Admin, not sure if I'm making something out of nothing, when I look at the "new posts" as an example I get say 17 new posts, yet when I scroll to the new posts there are maybe only 7 showing, is this just the way of the Forum or am I doing something wrong? any help from Admin would be...
  26. A

    Electricians Mate Electrical mate/trainee/improver Welwyn Garden City Hertfordshire

    The company I'm working for as a subbie are looking for one maybe two electrical mates/trainee's/improver's for a site in Welwyn Garden City Hertfordshire. Its mainly all domestic works and would be ideal for someone who is starting out and at college and wanting to get a foot on the ladder...
  27. O

    Why don't text messages "bounce"

    So here is the scenario: Tried sending a cousin a text message twice - no response, so tried calling him... mobile network says "number no recognised (or something similar) So why didn't the mobile network return them "undelivered" - a bit like emails do. Just wondering Thanks
  28. R

    city and guilds 5357?

    HI, I am wondering If anyone knows if the C&G5257 course allows me to become an electrician. I am currently finishing my second year of 2357 but have to change courses due to a new job. thanks in advance
  29. Dan

    Update: Total number of thread views shown on forum homepage! WOW!

    If you visit the forum homepage (HERE) on a laptop/pc or tablet in landscape view, you'll see the total number of thread views for each forum category. Note that this isn't the total number of actual hits. As once you've viewed a thread, it wont keep counting you if you refresh the page.
  30. dez0178

    What is SSE like to work for, meter fitter?

    Was wondering if anyone knows anyone working for SSE in the Newcastle area or else where. Is it okay as an employer are do they expect the earth from you, with regards to high targets for fitting smart meters? Cheers.
  31. O

    JIB Electrotechnical Certification Scheme (ECS) Are The Jib Real?

    I was just wondering if the JIB are real or not? I have been trying for the last week to contact them but I just get put from recorded message, to ring tone, to "there is nobody here, please try again later". Have they gone out of business or are they a wind up that I have fallen for? I have...
  32. H

    Hello All

    Hi all new to the forum so a little about me. I have worked as a maintenance tec for a number of years in a number of company's. So happy to help someone if I can.
  33. Z

    How Many Circuits Does The Average House Have?

    I know this is a vague question but I have just had a safety check done on a house and there were 19 electrical circuits in a 3 bed house, this seems a lot as I have had to pay for each circuit separately. If the electrician had told me this before he started I would not have undertaken this...
  34. S

    Newbie - Hello All, Advice on connecting IP44 Switch

    Hi Newbie to this forum Can anyone please direct me with the wiring of an IP44 Weatherproof Switch (Greenbrook - WNSW2G-C). I'd like to use double switch unit as an in-line on/off switching unit. Can someone please tell me which terminals I need to connect the Live, Neutral, etc (power supply to...
  35. the pict

    MEM Rcbo nightmare

    How many generations of MEM boards have there been, and does anyone know which of those has the "standard" size pin the board I have had nothing but hassle with getting breakers for has a "list" number BM61 and a product code of 08309 it has 12mm pins but every breaker I have takes what looks...
  36. M

    How many bt sockets allowed per room?

    Hello everyone! Just a quick question, i am decorating my 2 bed flat, i just wanted to ask, how many bt sockets normally installed in 2 bedroom flat? Is there a limit for that? Or i can have as many as i want?
  37. D

    New Drill

    Figured ill put some cash in to getting a new Drill Dewalt DCD795 lot of talk of brushless, figured dont get the LATEST one but a new of the old. brought it off Ebay NEW battery new (copy version FLOUREON 4Ah) and a charger (did want a second hand one that i could maybe put a fan in to keep...
  38. Hellmooth

    Hager 100A s type rcd

    Can anyone tell me if a Hager 100a time delayed rcd part number CN284U will directly replace a Hager 100a main switch part number SB 299U?
  39. Gazthesparky

    Main switch bs numbers

    Having a brain fart at the moment could some one put me strait and help me out. I'm filling in an EIC and in the part it says main switch/ switch fuse part i'm stuck on which BS number to it put. i have a metal switch fuse so its that BS number i'm putting in. I don't know what to list as a BS...
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