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  1. Jupiter01 replied to the thread Temperature regulation on Triton shower.

    Yes, neither were running

    18 Jun 2021 at 10:01 PM
  2. Jupiter01 replied to the thread How do you decide where to drill the ceiling.

    Often I have been installing a lightweight fitting and on occasions, just a pendant. Both of these can be fixed to the plasterboard...

    18 Jun 2021 at 9:10 PM
  3. Jupiter01 attached a file to the thread Temperature regulation on Triton shower.

    I opened up the existing shower and noticed signs of burning. Unfortunately, I didn’t check for loose terminals before unscrewing it. I...

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  4. Jupiter01 replied to the thread Metal or Plastic light in Zone 1 of Bathroom.

    Would a wago connector suffice?

    17 Jun 2021 at 9:15 PM
  5. Jupiter01 posted a new thread.

    How do you decide where to drill the ceiling

    When there are cables popping through the ceiling in this manner and you need to drill some holes for the light fitting, how do you...

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    Forum: Electrics UK

    17 Jun 2021 at 7:52 PM
  6. Jupiter01 replied to the thread Metal or Plastic light in Zone 1 of Bathroom.

    Can someone please advise where the earth cable should go with a plastic cased light? It doesn’t have a designated connection for earth

    17 Jun 2021 at 7:47 PM
  7. Jupiter01 replied to the thread Metal or Plastic light in Zone 1 of Bathroom.

    It's a gentle shower run off the bath taps and unlikely to be pointed upwards unless done by mistake, I suppose... The cables will enter...

    17 Jun 2021 at 12:05 PM
  8. Jupiter01 replied to the thread Metal or Plastic light in Zone 1 of Bathroom.

    Also, are all IP65 rated lights implicitly suitable for Zone 1? i.e. this: Utilite LED Round Polycarbonate IP65 Utility Bulkhead 20W...

    17 Jun 2021 at 11:30 AM
  9. Jupiter01 posted a new thread.

    Metal or Plastic light in Zone 1 of Bathroom

    I have an MCB and RCD CU. My lighting circuit has an earth cable. I need a new light fitting above my bath which I understand as Zone 1....

    Forum: Electrics UK

    17 Jun 2021 at 10:37 AM
  10. Jupiter01 posted a new thread.

    Replacing Bristan tap with easyfit

    I have a Bristan Champagne sink tap which has the easifit mechanism. This means that I remove a small grub screw, pull the tap off and...

    Forum: Plumbing and Central Heating

    15 Jun 2021 at 10:48 PM
  11. Jupiter01 replied to the thread Basin tap has tails that won’t fit on 15mm tap connectors.

    Aha. Maybe… Can you get a tap connector for that size?

    14 Jun 2021 at 11:20 PM
  12. Jupiter01 replied to the thread Neutrals looped at the ceiling rose.

    Yes it was Neutral as it was wired into the N terminal of the light fitting

    14 Jun 2021 at 11:20 PM
  13. Jupiter01 posted a new thread.

    Basin tap has tails that won’t fit on 15mm tap connectors

    A bristan tap that has been sitting in my garage caused me some agro earlier today. The flexi tails would not screw on to the 15mm tap...

    Forum: Plumbing and Central Heating

    14 Jun 2021 at 11:13 PM
  14. Jupiter01 posted a new thread.

    Neutrals looped at the ceiling rose

    I’m not sure I am using the loop term correctly but in my experience the wiring loop for lighting is either at the ceiling rose or the...

    Forum: Electrics UK

    14 Jun 2021 at 11:08 PM
  15. Jupiter01 replied to the thread Temperature regulation on Triton shower.

    Is it easier and perhaps more economical to replace the shower? A new 9.5kw Triton shower costs £60. I will need to check but I believe...

    14 Jun 2021 at 10:25 AM