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Hi and thanks for reading and any helpful response.
I need to wire up an 11kw sauna heater about 60m from the main fuse board in the house. I thought I could run live and neutral in 16 mm in 25mm conduit the 16mm allowing for voltage drop over such a long run. My main question is could I put in an earth stake near the sauna thereby savin
 
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OK thanks so much. The 60m run is outside and Underground in pvc conduit I expect the run to be protected with a 100ma rcd to the sauna board then a 30ma rcd for the sauna heater and lights.
 

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Singles on pvc conduit underground sounds a bit ropey. Can you not use SWA?
 

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How far can you get an earth rod,in?

....Cuadrilla ,have a bit a down-time...;)
 
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