This cable calculator is to be used as a guide only; the cable sizes are worked out using information given from your input, accurate values are essential to give you the correct cable size. The user is to ensure the type of cable is suited to environment and conditions the cable will be exposed to.
This cable calculator is set for Installation method C (Clipped Direct), for cable types BS5467 and BS6724 SWA (Steel wire armoured cable) and is based on the voltage drop selected at 230V single phase and 400V three phase.
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Selecting the right lighting for your home is not just the aesthetics or style, but should incorporate the effectiveness of the light generated. When choosing the likes of fire rated downlights, bathroom downlights and fluorescent lights, you should ensure you factor in the light coverage and spread. We can assist you choose the right lighting and quantity you need in one area.
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