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I have read somewhere, (but I can't locate the source), that because the RCBO's electronic control operates at a very slightly higher potential than earth, there is a very small leakage to earth through the functional earth lead.
Is this correct or is my memory playing tricks?
 

telectrix

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it's real purpose is just to make our lives more difficult, trying to get that poxy thin wire end to make a good contact in the terminal with a hulking 6mm cpc on the shower circuit in the same hole.
 

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mornin' pete. :p
 

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