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    New install of Nest (3rd gen) with Greenstar 25i - Help - Not working

    Hi All, I finally got around to installing my Nest 3rd Gen, replacing a wireless digistat RF1. I also seem to have a double set of live/neutral wires and 3 for earth, I copied this exactly from the old system/wiring matching the numbers. There was that loose blue wire before unless it came up...
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    Advice needed - RF1 Thermostat to Nest

    Hi, I am considering a new Nest thermostat to replace my old Drayton RF1 to go with my Worcester 25i (this currently runs a really basic dip switch wheel timer). Will I be able to just put the Nest in place of the RF1? or is it more involved because of the manual timer on the boiler? If so...
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    Damp Proof Course and Tanking in a Basement Flat...help!?

    It is a company that is PCA accredited along with a load of whole other qualifications, but yes they do also sell the service and hence my hesitancy to accept the survey on face value :wink: Along with the near 10k quote for a small 2 bed flat. (However this includes putting it back to how it...
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    Damp Proof Course and Tanking in a Basement Flat...help!?

    I am currently looking at buying a basement flat (Victorian building) and have had a damp survey carried out. The survey suggests that horizontal/vertical DPC and tanking is required thoughout the majority of the property. I basically want to check if they have over quoted me! I have been...
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    Installing an Electrolux EHD60020P 4 Zone Induction Hob

    :lol: :oops: blonde question....the terminals are metal, but I was wondering about the bit of metal that protrudes. (ie the ends of the link are stuck into the live connections, but the bit that protrudes (and links) is metal and may heat the insulated cable if in near proximity? The cable we...
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    Installing an Electrolux EHD60020P 4 Zone Induction Hob

    Thank you, thats fantastic. I have just put the metal link in between the two live connections and it's all working now. One question remains however, the metal link is just that...and not insulated. Is it OK to leave this as is? will it not generate a lot of heat and melt the cable...
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    Installing an Electrolux EHD60020P 4 Zone Induction Hob

    We have just bought an Electrolux EHD60020P 4 Zone Induction Hob. The manual recommends the use of a HO5BB-F cable which appears to be a Flexible Cable with Elastomer Rubber Sheath 90° C , 300/500 Volt. I have connected the Hob to the existing cable and the unit powers up, but only the...
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