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Old September 22nd 06, 04:09 PM posted to uk.d-i-y
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Default Voltage earthing through dishwasher casing/door

Andy Wade wrote:
wrote:


But a shock form it means its leaking more than it should, so yes
somethings wrong.


I don't agree with that bit. A Class 1 appliance like this could leak
up to 0.75 mA, which is more then enough to give a perceptible sensation
or tingle, but not a dangerous shock. There's no evidence here of
anything being wrong at all, apart from the OP having extension leads
lying around with no earth conductor.


A tingle is not an electric fence like jolt where I come from.

NT