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What to do with earth in extractor fan?

Discussion in 'Electrics UK' started by jonbey, 10 Nov 2019.

  1. jonbey

    jonbey

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    Just bought an extractor fan. Is the earth cable just wrapped up and tucked away?

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    Pretty much, put some sleeving on it. It could be used in the future if the fan is different
     
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  4. Sureitsoff?

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    dont cut the earth back just terminate it a leave it next to the other connections(it might be needed in the future)
     
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