Hidden heat damage

Here’s a plugtop that looked fine from the outside. One of our inspections is to take to back off the plugtop to check inside and to verify the size of fuse fitted.

 

 

 

 

Inside the same plugtop. A very different story. As you can see there has been some arcing between the live (Technically the Phase) and Earth (Technically CPC). We immediately cut the plugtop off and fitted a new one.

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