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Electrical Videos


In this section you will find videos to help you when doing home electrics.

If you are not 100% certain what you are doing please consult a professional electrician.

  • 05:07 Popular Continuity test using a multi meter

    Continuity test using a multi meter

    by Admin Added 2,227 Views / 0 Likes

    How to use a multi-meter to perform a continuity test.

  • 04:35 Popular wago compact connectors

    wago compact connectors

    by Admin Added 2,199 Views / 1 Likes

    Wago compact connectors can make DIY electrics and professional installation work much easier, this video shows how to use them.

  • 03:16 Popular multimeter voltage using a multi meter

    multimeter voltage using a multi meter

    by Admin Added 1,961 Views / 0 Likes

    How to use a multi-meter to measure voltage

  • 04:15 Popular How to rewire a fuse

    How to rewire a fuse

    by Admin Added 1,833 Views / 0 Likes

    How to rewire a fuse from a consumer unit, this is useful if you have an older style consumer unit.

  • 02:34 Popular How to cut a socket screw or machine screw

    How to cut a socket screw or machine screw

    by Admin Added 1,787 Views / 1 Likes

    How to cut an electrical screw or machine screw using a pair of electricians pliers.

  • 06:21 Popular Cat 5 network cable crimping

    Cat 5 network cable crimping

    by Admin Added 1,755 Views / 2 Likes

    If you are installing a home network or simply want to make up your own patch leads this video will show how to crimp an RJ45 plug on to the end of a CAT 5 network cable There are two standards when wiring up network cables, T568A and T568B this requires

  • 07:39 Popular How to install a USB wall socket

    How to install a USB wall socket

    by Admin Added 1,752 Views / 0 Likes

    More and more electrical items can now be charged using a USB lead, which often means plugging an adapter into a standard electrical socket. This can mean that your socket soon becomes busy with items that are trying to use the power outlets. Installing a

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  • 04:35 Popular Wagobox

    Wagobox

    by Admin Added 1,700 Views / 0 Likes

    The wagobox is very handy when joining cables as it can be used in dificult to reach locations as long as wago connectors are used

  • 03:46 Popular how to fit a back box in plasterboard

    how to fit a back box in plasterboard

    by Admin Added 1,575 Views / 0 Likes

    How to fit a dry lining back box in a plasterboard wall.

  • 06:32 Popular Wiring a three pin plug

    Wiring a three pin plug

    by Admin Added 1,558 Views / 0 Likes

    How to wire a standard 3 pin plug

  • 03:02 Popular Energy saving Light bulbs

    Energy saving Light bulbs

    by Admin Added 1,405 Views / 0 Likes

    Year on year electricity bills increase at a much higher rate than inflation. By installing low energy light bulbs you can make a substantial saving on your energy bills in a quick time. Typically payback is after 12 months, by that time you have paid for

  • 03:42 Popular Fuse Testing

    Fuse Testing

    by Admin Added 1,343 Views / 0 Likes

    How to check a fuse using a couple of different tools

  • 05:19 Popular How to measure amperage

    How to measure amperage

    by Admin Added 1,321 Views / 0 Likes

    How to measure amperage using a multi-meter

  • 06:26 Popular How to install a dimmer switch

    How to install a dimmer switch

    by Admin Added 1,086 Views / 1 Likes

    This video shows how to replace a standard light switch with a dimmer switch. Dimmer switches are popular because the light in the room can be dimmed to make the room lighting less bright. Before installing a dimmer switch you have to be certain that the

  • 12:33 Popular How to replace a single socket with a double socket

    How to replace a single socket with a double socket

    by Admin Added 584 Views / 1 Likes

    This video shows how to replace a standard UK single domestic socket with a double socket. Single sockets are often not suitable for today’s power hungry households which mean that some people buy unsafe adaptors that put undue stress on the sockets

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