Electrician Day in the Life. Elex show Coventry 2018 taking a look around the show, meeting some fab people in the industry, looking at the latest tools, testers, and regulation. I meet Gaz and the lads from GSH Electrical Training, one of the best trainers on youtube, David from Sparky Ninja channel, Great to meet… Continue Reading

Electrical Fault Finding Plymouth Tripped circuits or blown fuses can occur at any time, leaving you without lights or power. Our qualified and highly trained Plymouth electrical fault finding team can be with you at short notice to trace and repair these faults. Our highly skilled electricians have many years’ experience of electrical fault finding… Continue Reading

Portable appliance testing is an important part of every business. Plymouth Sparky are experts in testing and being fully insured, City & Guilds qualified we offer value to your business. A little bit of Testing, In this video we are doing a very important part of any business and thats its Portable Appliance testing also… Continue Reading

Heatmiser UH8-RF Control unit wired Heatmiser UH8-RF Control unit fitted wired, terminated into Boiler, Pump and ready to go on Under Floor Heating project. Another fine electrical project completed by Plymouth Sparky your number one Plymouth Electrician. Continue Reading

The principles of Protective Multiple Earthing (PME) As the majority of low voltage supplies to both new and existing electrical installations are connected to a PME earthing terminal, this article discusses the operating characteristics of this particular supply arrangement which in its entirety is known as a TN-C-S system. As shown in Fig 1, in… Continue Reading

This article will provide guidance on the correct procedure when carrying out insulation resistance testing where USB socket-outlets have been fitted. The increasingly common sight of 13A socket-outlets with USB* charger ports in domestic and other premises should come as no surprise given that, for many of us, charging up mobile phones and tablets is… Continue Reading

Guide for People thinking of installing a Hot Tub for the summer. Hot Tub Electrical Installation. The Government introduced a law in January 2005 which demands that most electrical work in UK households is only carried out by a ‘competent person’. The law means that Electrical safety requirements have been included in a new Part… Continue Reading

Electrical Testing Plymouth Plymouth Sparky. With NO VAT and no call out charge we can carry out affordable, efficient Fixed wire and electrical appliance testing. Periodic electrical testing will provide: Detection of electrical circuits in case of overloading. Information about any possible electrical shock risk and fire hazards. Identification of any defective electrical circuits. Highlighting… Continue Reading

This article provides information on conventional arrangements for radial final circuits for cookers in household premises. Electric Cooker Installation Plymouth Technical Guide: Installing a cooker circuit 1 A cooker control unit is an assembly primarily intended for controlling the supply of electricity to a cooker. It also incorporates a switched socket-outlet for the electrical supply to… Continue Reading