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Which of the two brown wires is live????

Discussion in 'Electrics Outside of the UK' started by trickynicky, 5 Feb 2006.

  1. trickynicky

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    I am in France and am replacing a ceiling light but both wires are brown and I don't know how to test safely which one is live - please can anyone help?
     
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    Use a multimeter?
     
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    probably the one on the left, or it could be the one on the right.

    you really do need a multimeter to find out, not a neon screw driver
     
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