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  1. D

    Is it ok to do insulation resistance test on RCBO at 500v?

    I know you are not supposed to do a insulation test on circuits that are protected by an RCD at 500v because it may damage the electronic components inside the RCD so that's why you switch the RCD off before you test the individual circuits, however, what if the circuits are all protected by...
  2. T

    Self Employed PAT Testers

    Would like to hear from self employed PAT testers. Have immediate work available in the London and Cambridge area
  3. S

    For Sale Testers, Tools and Bits

    Hi all, I’ve got the following for sale if anybody is interested: 1 x Fluke T150 £85 1 x Zircon XL300 £65 1 x Schneider QO116C10RCBO30F £45 2 x Ei650 £25 each 1 x Meggar PAT120 £350 1 x TIS1835 Ins & Cont Tester £175 1 x TIS415 Phase Rotation Tester £75 1 x Klien CL800 Digi Clamp Meter £165 1...
  4. E

    Multifunction testers

    Alright guys, looking to get some new testers, I only really work domestic, what do you use and why do you like it? Chhers in advance for your replies
  5. T

    To all you testers out there

    What number of circuits are people averaging to test daily in a commercial/ industrial installation
  6. Dan

    Multifunctional Testers - Which one have you got and how long has it lasted?

    Just wondering which multifunctional testers you guys have, and how long have they lasted? Hoping this becomes a handy thread for you all. There seems to be a massive price difference between them all. But then I guess some do things others don't? Not sure. :) Let us know which multifunctional...
  7. H

    Electricians and testers wanted Co Durham

    Commercial/Industrial works ECS card Req On books or agency O/T available Immediate start
  8. P

    Electrical testers required urgently to carry out Eicr testing in stevenage and essex long contract

    Looking for electrical testers to carry out EICR testing in stevenage and Essex areas, high volume of works, price work, Applicants must be fully qualified, 2391 , must have own tools and transport
  9. duckie

    Testers for Homeowners (e.g. non professionals)

    Hi - Sometimes a normal person would need to check and test their electrical connections. There are testers which claim to help do this job - my question is are they OK to use as a starting point to figuring if there is a problem in the first place? e.g. socket earth wire not connected which can...
  10. gnuuser

    collecting vintage tools and testers.

    Im a big fan of collecting vintage testers and tools. anyhow i'm creating a museum exibit of vintage testers and once they are all together i will probably donate them to the museum. a while back i posted a vintage analog multi meter and here are two of the latest ive aquired. a vintage GE...
  11. Gavin John Hyde

    Anybody heard of voltcraft testers?

    Dropped some old clothes and bits in charity shop this morning. Saw this on the shelf. Bargain price of £2 brand new in box. Not sure as to how accurate it is. But its only a phase sequence tester and seems reasonably safe.( I hope) It seems a German make given the packaging! Instructions also...
  12. R

    Advice on Voltage Testers please.

    I am building up my tool collection, slowly, we have done safe isolation, on our course, so I was looking to buy a Voltage Tester. But I know the Fluke ones have had a recall. But I have seen these two: Fluke T150 Voltage and Continuity Tester - Edwardes -...
  13. R

    Fluke two probe testers

    PRODUCT RECALL NOTICE FLUKE 110V VOLTAGE TESTER T110 We have been made aware of some isolated incidents with this product where the voltage tester could display a false negative result, which can put the end user at risk of electric shock. The product affected is: Code Product Description...
  14. J

    Domestic Detectors and testers worth buying?

    Hi guys, I'm starting to do a bit of DIY in our house - initially just replacing light fittings but am keen to do more and am looking for tools to check that the area I want to work on is safe. As this is just for DIY I don't want to spend a fortune but want stuff that's safe and good enough...
  15. oracle

    Fluke are recalling two pole testers

    Fluke Corporation has identified a safety issue affecting certain Fluke T110, T130, and T150 Two-Pole Voltage Testers (“T-Pole Testers”). As a precautionary measure, Fluke has decided to voluntarily recall all of these products and provide affected customers with new and improved equivalent...
  16. SparkyChick

    Fluke Product Recall affecting T1xx series voltage testers

    Please refer to this link for more information:- Important Voluntary Recall Information Regarding Fluke T110, T130 and T150 Two-Pole Voltage Testers - https://www.fluke.com/en-gb/support/safety-notices/tpt-recall Thanks to @Andy78 for the heads up on this.
  17. SparkyChick

    Fluke Product Recall affecting T1xx series voltage testers

    Please refer to this link for more information:- Important Voluntary Recall Information Regarding Fluke T110, T130 and T150 Two-Pole Voltage Testers - https://www.fluke.com/en-gb/support/safety-notices/tpt-recall Thanks to @Andy78 for the heads up on this.
  18. S

    Fluke SM100, SM200 & SM300 Socket Testers Voluntary Recall

    I know this is a little old but just in case you did not know. Fluke Electrical Socket Testers Voluntary Recall Information - http://www.fluke.com/fluke/nlnl/support/safety-notices/Fluke-Socket-Recall I'm keeping mine just in case it gets stolen...that'll teach them.;)
  19. Gavin John Hyde

    Dodgy socket testers being recalled

    Saw a notice on screwfix that a batch of socket testers are being recalled. Might give a new meaning to the bang test if somebody uses one of the dodgy ones then...
  20. P

    Are Socket Testers Worthwhile?

    Another thread mentioned those plug in socket testers that use three or four LEDs to indicate wiring faults on the socket... Just wondering if these have any real value especially on a ring main? I can't see that they would pick up a continuity issue unless say both 1/c and o/g cables were...
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