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Old 18-02-2013, 07:39
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I want to put three additional sockets in my Atlas Everglade Super. Does anyone know an easy way of removing the interior wall panels
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Old 18-02-2013, 12:58
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Might be worth getting your Electrician to contact Atlas...
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I want to put three additional sockets in my Atlas Everglade Super. Does anyone know an easy way of removing the interior wall panels
If yours is ike my everglade super i only have two bouble sockets in the living room one behind the telly and the other one is in the corner between the two seats which is ok if you have a lamp in the corner but i want to put a lamp at the kitchen end of one of the seats as there is a small unit there where i could put the lamp on but then the cable for the lamp would be two short so i will need to buy a short extention lead
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If you want to add new wiring and sockets then you need a electrician to do the work and then have it signed off. The law changed so adding wiring or splicing into exsiting wiring is a no go for DIYers. You can change light fittings and plug sockets as they are a direct swap with no change to the wiring or fuse box.

Easiest option is to use a extension lead with a RCD built in. Other option, like I said above is to get a qualified electrician, unless you are one, to do the work. If your van is sited then it maybe worth while talking to your park to see if it is allowed, remember your insurance maybe be affected, also they maybe be able to do the work for you or recommend someone. It maybe that the fuse box may need to be uprated or a new fuse added with the wiring for the three new sockets coming from just that fuse point as the existing socket fuse may not be enough.

I have to use an extension lead as I have only one socket in my lounge in a 2002 Atlas Mirage. Barmy! Even in 2002 people had more gadgets than just a TV.

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hi mate im an electrician. i would say probably the easiest way would be to run a radial circuit from your consumer unit underneath your van and come up the walls in trunking and a shallow back box. i know trunking isn't to everyone's taste but its easier and sops the risk of damaging your walls. just worth mentioning you can do the work yourself, as long as you get a qualified electrician to inspect and test it
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