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  1. MisterBoy replied to the thread Easy DIY joining cable to Duralite LED rope light?.

    Drat, just realised I also need a gap in the rope-light at one point so I'll have to make a lead a couple of metres long with pins on...

    3 Dec 2021 at 3:07 PM
  2. MisterBoy replied to the thread Easy DIY joining cable to Duralite LED rope light?.

    See the link in my first post. They stock couplers and power leads but not the bits to make your own - I'm sure someone more competent...

    3 Dec 2021 at 2:37 PM
  3. MisterBoy replied to the thread Easy DIY joining cable to Duralite LED rope light?.

    Yeah I need to extend it between the controller and the rope. It'll be nasty moulded cable but cutting the cable and patching it makes...

    3 Dec 2021 at 1:44 PM
  4. MisterBoy posted a new thread.

    Easy DIY joining cable to Duralite LED rope light?

    Thanks to your help recently I've got an order from TLC of a ropelight and various accessories:...

    Forum: Electrics UK

    3 Dec 2021 at 11:19 AM
  5. MisterBoy replied to the thread Why are modern floors always so creaky?.

    It's great... echo these thanks.

    30 Nov 2021 at 10:15 PM
  6. MisterBoy replied to the thread Something in-between paint and sealant?.

    OK worth a go for the few minutes it'd take. Thanks - presumably I could do the same with a sealant but then I can't paint it. As a...

    29 Nov 2021 at 10:02 AM
  7. MisterBoy posted a new thread.

    Something in-between paint and sealant?

    Previous owner fitted these arch windows. Where they filled in-between the arch and the top corners they seem to have bunged in concrete...

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    Forum: Decorating and Painting

    27 Nov 2021 at 3:30 PM
  8. MisterBoy posted a new thread.

    How much electrical power does a gas boiler use?

    We've fortunately avoided power cuts but nearby villages haven't due to Arwen, and with temperatures are set to fall below freezing I'm...

    Forum: Plumbing and Central Heating

    27 Nov 2021 at 3:21 PM