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  1. AndyPRK replied to the thread CH Programmers - rubbish offerings.

    they don't make thermostats like they used to sadly. Maybe try one of these ? [MEDIA]...

    23 Jun 2021 at 9:41 AM
  2. AndyPRK replied to the thread Isolating PME from TT addition.

    I think both methods get used. Dave savoury covered it in video a few days ago he used the earth at the supply end(for armour), to...

    22 Jun 2021 at 8:15 PM
  3. AndyPRK replied to the thread Conductor area for induction hob cable.

    Is it 5 core ? Or 3 core

    21 Jun 2021 at 9:53 PM
  4. AndyPRK replied to the thread earth cables with no sleeving.

    It was the way it was done in the 60s.

    21 Jun 2021 at 4:26 PM
  5. AndyPRK replied to the thread Which transformer for Ring Video Doorbell Wired (UK)?.

    sounds ok, I'd probably fit the ring door bell first, to avoid having the power off for too long. Which ring bell did you buy ? pro? 2?

    21 Jun 2021 at 10:35 AM
  6. AndyPRK replied to the thread Which transformer for Ring Video Doorbell Wired (UK)?.

    see links above

    21 Jun 2021 at 10:17 AM
  7. AndyPRK replied to the thread How do you decide where to drill the ceiling.

    I can't believe its still only on one page :ROFLMAO:. These things usually run to 3 pages !

    21 Jun 2021 at 10:16 AM
  8. AndyPRK replied to the thread Which transformer for Ring Video Doorbell Wired (UK)?.

    No, those transformers need to be in an enclosure, because of the main voltage. Yes you could replace your current bell with an...

    21 Jun 2021 at 10:09 AM
  9. AndyPRK replied to the thread Which transformer for Ring Video Doorbell Wired (UK)?.

    Interesting point. Not heard of a problem in practice. you need one with an enclosure unless you have 2 spare ways in your consumer...

    21 Jun 2021 at 8:36 AM
  10. AndyPRK replied to the thread Which transformer for Ring Video Doorbell Wired (UK)?.

    Take a look at BG ones

    21 Jun 2021 at 7:51 AM
  11. AndyPRK replied to the thread How do you decide where to drill the ceiling.

    Yes. As said, it’s always nice to get one screw in wood

    20 Jun 2021 at 6:29 PM
  12. AndyPRK replied to the thread How do you decide where to drill the ceiling.

    I tap the ceiling and listen to note changes. When you get a lower tone there is a beam. if you do this across a large area and...

    20 Jun 2021 at 10:00 AM
  13. AndyPRK replied to the thread Mains power cable on surface.

    I would say it’s common to have large leakage currents under fault conditions. (In excess of 500ma) I’m thinking of a failed heating element

    18 Jun 2021 at 7:19 PM
  14. AndyPRK replied to the thread Mains power cable on surface.

    Sadly it’s very common for tails to be inside a wall and unprotected

    18 Jun 2021 at 4:44 PM
  15. AndyPRK replied to the thread Socket outlet on a distribution circuit.

    you would need to have an RCD at the house end or use an RCD socket.

    18 Jun 2021 at 8:54 AM