You only need two core because you can use the shield as earth. If
exporting the house earth then you can use a metal consumer unit in the
garage and the glands should ensure the earths are well tied together.
Diffusers? I know the ones fitted to the lights in my workshop have
saved a tube on a number of occasions when I have clomped it with a lump
yes please.... don't confuse me...its daunting enough already. I do stuff
like this all day but for some reason because its my own I am getting
paranoid. I would hate someone coming to my house and thinking I had done a
I may add diffusers later but the cost is stopping me at the moment. It
increase the cost significantly as far as I can see.
I am just going to use the earth within the cable if thats still ok when I
export my earth.
TLC are doing single 5' diffusers for 7 quid each - so probably not
going to break the bank. I think I paid less than that at my local
electrical wholesalers (about 6 quid for two IIRC).
That is fine. You should also connect the screen at the source end to
give better protection to the cable (having said that - if it is buried
under concrete then it is not going to make much difference!)
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