Outside light

Discussion in 'Electricians' Talk' started by tore81, Aug 1, 2021.

  1. tore81

    tore81 Screwfix Select

    Hi all

    have run a cable for an outside light which will be on a PIR

    I wanted to have it on a separate MCB.
    But all MCB be taken.

    would it be ok if I double up on the mcb supplying downstairs lighting circuit. That’s the easiest and closest contact

    Thanks I’m advance
     
  2. Shaun Mitchell

    Shaun Mitchell New Member

    What size is the cable the mcb and the light wattage
     
  3. tore81

    tore81 Screwfix Select


    1.0mm mcb will 6amps supplying LED, which don’t use nothing really.
     
  4. Xshaunyx

    Xshaunyx Member

     
  5. Xshaunyx

    Xshaunyx Member

    Using the same mcb as the ground floor lights will be fine
     
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  6. tore81

    tore81 Screwfix Select


    Thanks so it’s fine to double up in the MCB.
     
  7. Bazza

    Bazza Screwfix Select

    Yes, that is what he said.
     
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  8. tore81

    tore81 Screwfix Select

    Cheers Bazza
     

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