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Postby AndyB » Mon Jul 23, 2007 10:43 pm

Hi,Could anyone tell me if there is a formula for working outhow many kitchen appliances or sockets are suitable to put on a radial circuit of 4mm cable.Would it allow more appliances on the circuit if it was made into a ring
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Postby thedoctor » Tue Jul 24, 2007 4:58 am

See our project on radial circuits (Electrical) all the info is in there.
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Postby sparx » Tue Jul 24, 2007 11:05 am

Hi, a 4.0mm2 radial known as a type A2 can supply an unlimited number of outlets/appliances as long as the total floor area it supplies does not exceed 50M2 50[square]mtres.
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