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  1. telectrix
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    telectrix Scouser and Proud of It Trusted Advisor

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    as title.cable tapped into N, disappears into the ground. assume to a rod.

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  2. Wilko
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    Wilko Electrician's Arms

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    Interesting way to tap in ... IP00 perhaps?
     
  3. Murdoch
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    Murdoch Electrician's Arms

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    Looks like that supply has had "surgery" in the past too!
     
  4. Richard Burns
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    Presumably now at least PNB!
    That "crimp" can't have been left like that (is one of the neutral strands snapped?); it does look like a cable could have been connected to the next joint along the cable at some point, maybe this was a method of restoring back to how it was.
    Not sure this is an approved method of applying TNCS for an incoming supply.
     
  5. telectrix
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    well it's a DNO bodge then. this house is the last of 6 on the run. . none of the others have antything like it.
     
  6. Richard Burns
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    Very poor bodge, but it looks like it has been there for a while and seem OTT for many DIY type efforts.
    Hey it should work OK so long as the corrosion is not too bad!
     
  7. Vortigern
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    Vortigern Electrician's Arms

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    Just goes to show how something new can be learnt/seen everyday.
     
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  8. DPG
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    DPG Electrician's Arms

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    What sort of wire is it?
     
  9. PEG
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    Also,what is the tape hiding,further along that neutral to the left?
     
  10. ipf
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    Looks like a washing line, further up the wall....looks neater, too.
     
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  11. telectrix
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    telectrix Scouser and Proud of It Trusted Advisor

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    back there today. will measure Ze, PSCC, and PEFC.
     
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  12. mjb
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    If it's the last house of the run, it will be 16mm hard drawn copper down to an earth rod as per DNO PME regs. Should have a PME label attached.
     
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