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by Fanpoker
Sat, 26 May 2012, 13:25
Forum: Technical and conversion discussion
Topic: Engineer requests
Replies: 28
Views: 5912

Engineer requests

Well first of all like some of you have discussed there is no real standard for EV's. Secondly it is a permanent installation and it would be best practice to at least install an RCD. This is why some inspectors obviously ask for it. I am aware that most other appliances rely on cable earth, and mos...
by Fanpoker
Wed, 23 May 2012, 21:54
Forum: Technical and conversion discussion
Topic: Engineer requests
Replies: 28
Views: 5912

Engineer requests

The stupid part of having the RCD in the car (having installed one) is that the most likely places for a problem are the charge cord or vehicle's power inlet - neither of which are monitored by the RCD. BTW Chris - I think the sparky was influenced by the quality of your work. If he'd seen a mess h...