What colour cable?


Postby Gart » Thu Apr 12, 2007 10:16 pm

Hi, I plan to extend my ring main. I have some of the old black and red cable left over from a previous project. Can I use this cable or do I have to use the new colours?

Thanks.
Gart
Posts: 4
Joined: Thu Apr 12, 2007 9:59 pm

Sponsor

Simply Build It

Postby sparx » Fri Apr 13, 2007 10:55 pm

you can't legally use old colours now the period for using up old cable ran out over a year ago, even if you sleeve all cores at all outlets with new colours you need to label every point where old/new colours appear together.
sparx
Posts: 2166
Joined: Wed Mar 21, 2007 8:33 pm
Location: The fifth continent.


Postby stysstys » Sat Apr 14, 2007 7:27 am

hi
The cost of new wire today is so cheap
why would you want to use the old wire
anyway!
besides its not really legal and could have developed hairline cracks in the copper
Steph
stysstys
Posts: 6
Joined: Thu Apr 12, 2007 5:01 pm


Display posts from previous
Sort by
Order by


 


  • Related Topics

cron