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    • Andy™
      motor caps would usually discharge through the motor windings
    • Andy™
      don't touch any wiring that you haven't tested and proven dead. lock out supplies etc. do the job properly and you shouldn't be getting...
    • Andy™
      Andy™ replied to the thread EICR and new regs.
      small claims court for payment since work has not been complete and your report may magically appear... or then get someone else in to...
    • Andy™
      Andy™ replied to the thread Doctor Who? Doctor WTAF!.
      stopped watching it a few years ago. doesn't look like im missing anything
    • Andy™
      Andy™ replied to the thread Electric test fail..
      surely a socket on each end and a short length of flex with 2x plugs would have been easier?
    • Andy™
      Andy™ replied to the thread Electric test fail..
      its unusual to have all 3 open circuit. single fault would only affect one of them. 3 individual faults, one on each its not so common...
    • Andy™
      Andy™ replied to the thread What could go wrong....
      press for soap, press and hold to isolate, press and hold whilst flicking light switch on & off 5 times to switch it back on?
    • Andy™
      Andy™ replied to the thread EICR issues.
      welcome to our world where the regs constantly change, often making no sense other to make someone else more money, and many times...
    • Andy™
      Andy™ replied to the thread EICR issues.
      chances are the heaters are 2kw (or less) panel heaters. so under 10a. so nothing to code. RCD codes are correct. good luckwith RCBO's...
    • Andy™
      Andy™ replied to the thread Electric test fail..
      pre amd2... work to 18th original & amd1 are now failures
    • Andy™
      Andy™ replied to the thread Sparking emersion heating switch.
      normal-ish. you'll always get a spark when making / breaking a load like that but its not usually that visible. if you get any burning /...
    • Andy™
      Andy™ replied to the thread Extraneous bonding.
      if it goes into the ground then its almost always extraneous. so much so that it can be used as an earth electrode
    • Andy™
      Andy™ replied to the thread 18th Edition Amd3 DPC For Info.
      i did suggest that and they may do so but that's not my decidion
    • Andy™
      Andy™ replied to the thread 18th Edition Amd3 DPC For Info.
      told them that its a C3 at worst. they want a quote to change to type A though. its a school and they've now got a report saying its...
    • Andy™
      Andy™ replied to the thread 18th Edition Amd3 DPC For Info.
      looked at a job yesterday - EICR by another company has C2 for type AC RCBO's and require type A. installation is probably 4-5 year old
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