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Sealed Plug unit

Postby rich123 » Thu Mar 26, 2009 6:00 pm

In my haste i have cut the flex on my tv and have since realised that it had a sealed plug unit on the end. How do i replace this given that the flex only has a live and neutral wire running from appliance and obviously i need to somehow earth it.

any help much appreciated

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Simply Build It

Postby rosebery » Fri Mar 27, 2009 7:57 am

No you don't. That means its double insulated. Just stick a normal three pin plug on it connecting blue to N and brown to L and ignore the earth pin.

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