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  1. lister
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    lister Regular EF Member

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    Spot the fault competition:D
     

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  2. JASON
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    JASON Electrician's Arms

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    You took the cover off before isolating the CU!!!:eek::eek::eek:

    That RCD doesnt look right to me.

    Other than that, i though i did quite a nice job of that install.
     
    Last edited: Jul 17, 2009
  3. lister
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    lister Regular EF Member

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    back to college for you then for missing the obvious :D
     
  4. securityvillage
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    securityvillage Guest

    solid green earth.

    No cover on the front :)
     
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  5. JASON
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    JASON Electrician's Arms

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    Err.....,

    Taped up conductors, mixed make of MCB's, untidy, no 2 colour labels, missing BB shroud, no blanks.................

    i give up.


    It is a friday night ya know:D

    edit: No main earth??
     
  6. Gravid
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    Gravid Electrician's Arms

    1st breaker.
     
  7. guitargraham
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    guitargraham Guest

    Hi

    is there a live taped together with an earth, and the earth not connected??????????????
     
  8. lister
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    lister Regular EF Member

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    no no no no more obvious than that:D
     
  9. flukey
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    flukey Electrician's Arms

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    no rcd protection on rings, no busbar cover :confused: looks like one of my installs :eek:
     
  10. electricAl
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    electricAl Guest

    It `looks` as if the brown line is connected to the n busbar. But perhaps the installer wouldn`t cock it up quite as badly as that :confused:
     
  11. flukey
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    flukey Electrician's Arms

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    is that a 2.5 on a 32 amp mcb :confused:
     
  12. electricAl
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    electricAl Guest

    & i`m struggling to see the neutral outgoing from main switch actually making it as far as the neutral bar

    Please tell me my eyes are shot...
     
  13. ian.settle1
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    ian.settle1 Trusted Advisor

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    Both sides of incoming side of RCD connected to the live busbar which is not insulated.
     
  14. flukey
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    flukey Electrician's Arms

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    looks like a neutral is going in with line tail too
     
  15. montybaber
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    Thats interesting, where is the neutral feeding the mcbrcd circuit?
     
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