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Fusing down for lighting

Hi I am fitting some garden lights and am going to spur off of a ring main. The remote switch gear is protected by 10 amp fuses so would I still need to spur down between the socket and switch gear.

2 Answers from MyBuilder Electricians

This work would have to be carried out by a approved electrician.

2015-04-05T11:40:02+01:00

Answered 5th Apr 2015

The answer is yes it should be fused down, but as above any work outside of a house should be carried out by a registered electrician. Saying that if you had a socket installed outside the house you could plug anything you like into that socket it then becomes a portable appliance.

2015-04-12T10:30:03+01:00

Answered 12th Apr 2015

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