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  1. Sam Sage

    Sam Sage New EF Member

    Hi Guys,
    I am after a bit of advice, I am fitting a new kitchen and I am having to spur off our old gas oven which has its own feed back to the box, Our new oven which will be all electric will be on the other side of the room with its nice new shiny Isolator, My question is will I be able to run the Hob and Oven off the same Isolator ?? I am pretty confident that I will but I just want to check first, it will be around 2 metres away from the original socket but as I am spurring it with suitable cable.

    Thanks for your replies in advance

  2. Pete999

    Pete999 Forum Mentor

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    What electrical loading is the new oven and hob?
    What size cble are you using?
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  3. Des 56

    Des 56 Forum Mentor

    Gliese 581C
    So you are diverting a "unknown to us"size of cable from a original position, via a unknown sized cable to a unknown rated hob and oven,there is no information on how its extended or whether it will feed a accessory at its original position

    The protection for that circuit is also unknown, as is the means of routing the cable to its new position

    You may need to provide a little more information before opinion can be given :)
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  4. Gavin John Hyde

    Gavin John Hyde Electrician's Arms

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    Sulis Electrical Services Ltd
    I just have images of the Op playing with gas pipes and electric wires when trying to fathom it all out.... then BOOM! :fire::bomb::fireengine::ambulance:
  5. Martyn Fletcher

    Martyn Fletcher Regular EF Member

    Sounds like politics "We don't care what went before, lets make it good from here".
  6. Matthewd29

    Matthewd29 Regular EF Member

    This doesn't sound like it will go to plan. At least not safely
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