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  1. Windy

    Windy New Member

    Hi,
    If you have one of the above, less than 150mm from a gas pipe is that just an advisory warning notice and tell the customer that they should get it moved by a qualified electrician?
    Also if there is no bonding within 600mm of the meter outlet the same job, would you just add this to the warning notice or do both infringements make it AR ?
     
  2. ShaunCorbs

    ShaunCorbs S. Mod Trusted Plumber GSR Top Contributor!!

    25mm for sockets / wire so that’s fine

    150 is the mains incoming eg 60-100amps

    No bonding ncs
     
  3. Windy

    Windy New Member

    its actually less than 25mm, socket is actually more or less touching the pipe.
    IMG_2667.jpg
     
  4. ShaunCorbs

    ShaunCorbs S. Mod Trusted Plumber GSR Top Contributor!!

    Get them to move the socket a bit but still only ncs
     
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  5. firemant

    firemant Plumber GSR

    NCS only. Several NCS does not equal AR. That has only ever applied to flue faults. TBH, off the top off my head, I am not sure if it still applies. Will have to thnk about it.
     
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