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  1. P

    smet2 meters are they compatible with solar and battery systems

    Recently ive heard of several complaints regarding the smet2 meters presently being installed in homes are not compatible with solar pv and battery systems leading to householders' being overcharged always thought the smet 2 would sort this out.
  2. M

    Assessment 615: Electrical Systems Design

    Hello :) I'm currently on my final assessment for 2365 after spending two years at college. I really want to complete the assessment in some design software rather than manually drawing. I found designspark which looked as if it could do what I want but doesn't seem to like importing...
  3. J

    Domestic Help on learning heating systems for domestic properties

    Could someone point me in the right direction for learning everything I need to know on heating systems throughout my apprenticeship I didn’t get to do a lot of it and would like to know my stuff . Thanks
  4. S

    Recommended CCTV systems

    Hi. One of my regular clients' father's house was broken into last night by an armed gang. They beat him up a bit and burgalled the house. Pretty shocking, four people smashed the rear patio door and simply ran in and terrorized the 2 occupants. As he was elderly I expect they cased the house...
  5. Ian B

    Domestic Suggestions for Lighting Control Systems

    I'm familiar with Lutron and similar high end systems, but wondered what contractors are using in the residential sector, for new smaller installations (maybe one or two rooms). For example, where a client has a mix of conventional circuits such as downlights, pendants, etc and would like basic...
  6. P

    Supplier for Bell Systems door entry system

    I am trying to find a supplier to supply a slightly customised Bell door entry system i.e. not exactly one of their standard kits. I used to deal directly with Bell whose sales dept is excellent but now they say they won't supply direct. I need a supplier who is at least capable of understanding...
  7. T

    BMS/electrical panel course!

    Afternoon all, Newbie here (so be gentle-lol) No doubt I am reviving an old timeless thread but am going to ask either way .... I am a commercial gas engineer by trade and quite a vast amount of my job consists of fault finding electrical panels/bms systems. Whilst I can slowly fumble my...
  8. FatAlan

    Domestic wiring systems. What would you do?

    My house is totally gutted and I’ll be doing a complete rewire. I’m more than likely just going to do a conventional rewire but with all the smart systems etc that are out there part of me is inclined to go in that direction just to get the experience of installing such things. As I’m over 50...
  9. Rob Argent

    Security Systems Engineer

    Hello Ladies, Gentleman, Fellow Sparks, I'm Rob Argent, New to the site, Former 15th edition electrician now last 18 years Integrated Security Engineer (MD) for Comstation Security Systems. Im based in Mid Kent and want to be a valuable asset to your tool box with anything regarding Alarms -...
  10. Aaron t

    Level 3 nvq extended diploma in electrical/electronic engineering (manufacturing control systems equ

    Hi can anyone help i have just completed an advanced apprenticeship in Level 3 electrical/electronic i have gained a level 3 btec diploma and Level 3 nvq extended diploma in electrical/electronic engineering (manufacturing control systems equipment) i also have my level 3 in electrical...
  11. David M

    Commercial/Industrial Monitored Security Systems

    Hi Folks, Does anybody here work for or can recommend a reputable security supply & installation company? I'm looking for a reputable company that can install a complete monitored system including door access, cctv and intruder alarm. It is for a large company based in Stoke on Trent...
  12. Amar

    8 bedroom 8 bathroom property

    Hi Everyone, Just joined the forum today, hoping to pick your brains now and again as I've been watching as a guest for a while and found it to be a friendly and knowledgeable place to be! I'm an Electrician myself and run a electrical and building contractors within the west midlands. As the...
  13. C

    Looking for control system design engineers

    Hello all, I'm looking for a self employed / semi-retired control system designers to work with us on some on going projects. Until this time I have been doing the designing and programming work but due to a major increase in our workload I need someone who can visit sites & get to work...
  14. L

    Security alarm GSM card?

    Hello Ive been asked to install a security alarm with a GSM card built in. Had a look at the premises and there is no BT point available. Haven't installed one with a GSM card before does anyone have any preferences on alarms and GSM cards? Its a warehouse 30m in length 15m width.
  15. C

    fire alarm

    Just wondering how you guys are getting around installing fire alarm systems. We used to Cable & connect,with the older systems,analogue,now it's all addressable we can't strip out or reconnect new detectors without calling a specialist. They come along,charge what they want,after you've done...
  16. EMMEC

    EMM Electrical Contractors LTD

    We carry out all electrical work from electrical inspections, testing and reports, to complete system design and installation, intruder alarm systems and emergency lighting systems. We are experts at working in varied environments including schools, Sports/ Leisure Centres, Public houses, retail...
  17. Lou

    Hughes Group

    At Hughes Group electrical, we pride ourselves on the excellent service we offer our clients in providing everything required in residential and commercial properties. All work is carried out by qualified electricians and guaranteed to BS7671 standards. Electrical Safety Electrical Testing...
  18. Dan

    Name all the tile levelling systems you can?

    Name all the tile levelling systems you can? advice reviews and feedback 2017 I want to make a poll. Name all the levelling systems you can for me. I know loads of randommers are selling them now. I'm going start a poll on 'em. Are you a DIYer? find a free diy advice websitehere. Plumber in...
  19. Dan

    Schluter Systems Ltd at CTD Tiles

    Schluter Systems Ltd at CTD Tiles advice reviews and feedback 2017 Dan submitted a new resource: Schluter Systems Ltd at CTD Tiles - Take advantage of... Schluter Systems Ltd at CTD Tiles Are you a DIYer? find a free diy advice websitehere. Plumber in the making? find a plumbing advice...
  20. Dan

    Events Systems Test Event

    Events Systems Test Event advice reviews and feedback 2017 Dan submitted a new resource: Events Systems Test Event - Test TESTING THE... Click to expand... Events Systems Test Event Are you a DIYer? find a free diy advice websitehere. Plumber in the making? find a plumbing advice website for...
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