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  1. egginyourface
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    egginyourface Electrician's Arms

    As the title asks, is the Basin in Bathroom classed as a zone??
     
  2. londonlec
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    londonlec Regular EF Member

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    I beleive not unless theres a bath/shower.
     
  3. ample current
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    ample current Regular EF Member

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    not according to the OSG (red one) page 71
     
  4. Paul.M
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    No mate, the zones are for basins of baths and showers not sinks. I would say that it shouldn't be possible to have your hand in the sink and touch a socket or a plugged in appliance (hairdryers) can't fall into the sink.
     
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  5. Dave 85
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    Dave 85 Guest

    No its not. I think the reccomendation for basin is 300mm to nearest accessory. Obviously a shaver socket can be closer.
     
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