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  1. suffolkspark replied to the thread Pir light + switched light.

    P.S. DON'T ;)

    Sep 21, 2017 at 7:54 AM
  2. suffolkspark replied to the thread Pir light + switched light.

    use the CPC as your second live, every other DIYer F****** seems to!!!!!!!!!

    Sep 21, 2017 at 7:54 AM
  3. suffolkspark replied to the thread Multifunction tester/ earth leakage tester.

    ive got a little di-log earth leakage tester seems to do the job, after using it in combo with ramp testing on faults it seems about 2mA...

    Sep 21, 2017 at 7:48 AM
  4. anthonybragg rated JK-Electrical's post Funny in the thread Up to 2,000 unqualified electricians are endangering the Scottish public, SELECT tells Ministers.

    Surely you're Not Insinuating Cowboy Electricians In Cahoots? :D

    Sep 21, 2017 at 7:35 AM
  5. Midwest replied to the thread Metrel insulation testing issue.

    My Megger 1730 started exhibiting some strange readings on continuity, with one lead attached to an MET and then as I put the other lead...

    Sep 21, 2017 at 7:30 AM
  6. telectrix rated Devonchris's post Funny in the thread Cable storage/racking for vans.

    You could hear the hoof beats pound as they raced across the ground, And the clatter of the wheels as they spun 'round and 'round. And...

    Sep 21, 2017 at 7:29 AM
  7. Murdoch replied to the thread Metrel insulation testing issue.

    What happens if you IR a "known" piece of cable? Are you on the "auto" setting?

    Sep 21, 2017 at 7:28 AM
  8. stantheman rated Risteard's post Agree in the thread 17th Edition Vs. Electrical Degree ?.

    I would agree that, with respect, your degree is unlikely to be relevant.

    Sep 21, 2017 at 7:27 AM
  9. Murdoch liked stantheman's post in the thread Metrel insulation testing issue.

    Try the settings L-PE, L-N and N-PE at separately at 500 volts as opposed to 'all' and then see what you get.

    Sep 21, 2017 at 7:27 AM
  10. anthonybragg replied to the thread ELEXSHOW Coventry...........................................................

    might see you there then Pete!!!!.

    Sep 21, 2017 at 7:23 AM
  11. Lc1 replied to the thread Distribution board question.

    Got a little more info and believe this is the whole picture. The 200A isol mention above is fed from a 63A fuse switch from a main...

    Sep 21, 2017 at 7:13 AM
  12. stantheman rated mhar's post Agree in the thread Metrel insulation testing issue.

    I have a Metrel Mi3101. Testing at 500V my max IR is >1000MOhm, testing at 250the max is >200MOhms, using the easyswitch the max is...

    Sep 21, 2017 at 7:11 AM
  13. stantheman replied to the thread Metrel insulation testing issue.

    Try the settings L-PE, L-N and N-PE at separately at 500 volts as opposed to 'all' and then see what you get.

    Sep 21, 2017 at 7:11 AM
  14. gazdkw82 replied to the thread New ceiling light - what am I doing wrong!!!.

    There's no guarantee that's how the wiring is actually configured without some test gear. There's no sleeping on the proposed switch...

    Sep 21, 2017 at 7:06 AM
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