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Socket to the energy bill: 5-bed home with stupid number of power outlets leaves us asking... why?

Jan 0

Re: Seems fine to me

> Lead cable? Was that a thing?

Of course. It's a better than tarred or oiled paper for waterproofing cotton or rubber wrapped conductors.

(see http://wiki.diyfaq.org.uk/index.php/Historic_Mains_Cables)

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