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do i need conduit for an electric cable running from under

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do i need conduit for an electric cable running from under floorboards to a double socket just above skirting board before i plaster it over, very short distance?
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Home Improvement
Expert:  Andrew Smith replied 3 years ago.

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The conduit is for protection

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If you have an RCD protecting your board then no you do not need to as puncturing the cable with trip the RCD therefore makes it safe

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BUT I would rather bounce a nail off conduit that have to dig the wall out to have to repair a cable

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