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PostPosted: Sat Nov 04, 2017 3:16 pm 
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::b Switched some lights on in the garden (Testing for later) and .............nothing :roll:
Checked house stuff (Its 12v controlled) all ok this end.
Goes to shed (Where controls are) Nothing no indicator lights, no nothing, mains is on.
RCD had tripped, no problem switch it on, press, click, off it goes. Un-plug every thing, press, click off it goes :angryfire: so now I have to spend time finding out whats wrong :cb

At least the RCD is doing its job.

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Now found out my Insulation Resistance meter has almost had it :angryfire: Looked on ebay :shock: the price has really come down, just ordered a new one. :-)

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:-) I now have most working, getting dark, I need a torch

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:-) :-) :scratch: All working. Turns out not one but TWO power supplies had gone down to earth.

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dont you just love a double fault
gives your grey matter a good workout :lol: :lol: :huray:

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I am sure I would have sorted it out for you SE :lol:

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As big-all said having two problems made it a pain, not to mention having to take everything apart to find it. (Then there is all the putting it back together)

But at least it was not raining, but it was cold, and dark.

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Slight update. I said earlier my Insulation resistance test meter was / has given up and i will order a new one, well, the new one has arrived. Not had chance to test it, yes its Chinese (But so was the other one allegedly) but this one was so cheap its worth taking a chance on.

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Slight update. I said earlier my Insulation resistance test meter was / has given up and i will order a new one, well, the new one has arrived. Not had chance to test it, yes its Chinese (But so was the other one allegedly) but this one was so cheap its worth taking a chance on.



That does not look like an Insulation test meter.


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You would be right there, not noticed that. :oops: The meter inside is not the same (its still in its sealed bag) hang on.....

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Here you go, the actual meter. (still in its bag) I will be really sad and video me opening it, but not now.

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Looks like it :thumbright: , not even read / looked at paperwork yet.

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Where does the handle go to wind it up? :mrgreen:
Certainly cheap enough looking on ebay! :thumbleft:


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