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Storage heater cable

Discussion in 'Electrics UK' started by ib333, 13 Oct 2017.

  1. ib333

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    Hi,
    A quick one i think just fitted a new storage heater 2.55kw does the cable have to be heat protection cable i heard someplace that it has to be.
    I am just buying the cable an electrician will be fitting it just want to make sure i get the correct cable from screwfix.
    Thanks.
     
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    Any decent sparky will have a roll in his van
     
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    Wish everybody did the donkey work on their own storage heaters.

    Did a job last year, 3 replacement storage heaters on the 4th floor of a block of flats with no lift :eek:
     
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    Quit and work for yourself! "Can you put this in my 23rd floor flat?" "Hell No!" lol
     
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    Then when you thought you were finished, they ask if you can take the old ones away....
     
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    I guess he will have some but i said to him i would assemble the heater and get cable etc so he can just drop in between jobs and wire it up. Thanks for the replies i am off to screwfix to get some cable,thanks again.
     
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