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ampalert 08-29-2012 06:45 AM

Twin & Earth Core Joining
 
Hi,
I have 0.75mm Sq T&E coming to a Halogen Light. I now want to move the Halogen Light to another location about 6 mtrs away. I have 1.0mm sq T&E available to use. Can I join 0.75mm sq T&E to 1.0mm sq T&E?

Thanks

andrew79 08-29-2012 07:59 AM

Yes as long as its fused or breaker protected at the .75mm appropriate size.

ampalert 08-29-2012 09:21 AM

Thanks Andrew
Yes it is connected to a fused spur. Just wanted to check that the power going to the 400w light would not be affected if the cable size changed from .75mm sq to 1.0mm sq

Thanks


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