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PostPosted: Mon Nov 05, 2018 10:10 am 
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Hi guys.
My mum wants an outside socket putting in for her Xmas light, well actually she wants 2!
I can get access under the floor near to a socket that I can spur off of. I know you are only allowed one socket on a spur but if I were to spur from the socket into a 13amp switched fuse could I then run 2 outside sockets from this fuse rather than just one?
Other than that to get the 2 sockets I'll have to see if I can extend the ring which will be harder to do as I can't actually fit under the floor.

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As its for Christmas lights, why not just plug in a 4 way block? You can get them as kits that have a weatherproof box, much easier.

As for your FCU idea, you can and you can have as many sockets as you can buy AFTER the fcu

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ashleywood.ash wrote:
Hi guys.
My mum wants an outside socket putting in for her Xmas light, well actually she wants 2!
I can get access under the floor near to a socket that I can spur off of. I know you are only allowed one socket on a spur but if I were to spur from the socket into a 13amp switched fuse could I then run 2 outside sockets from this fuse rather than just one?
Other than that to get the 2 sockets I'll have to see if I can extend the ring which will be harder to do as I can't actually fit under the floor.

Cheers


Do you mean two double sockets or two single sockets?


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PostPosted: Tue Nov 06, 2018 6:53 pm 
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2 double sockets. So would be spur from indoor socket to switched fcu and them 2 double sockets after the fcu.
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