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Corrosion to SWA from the incorrect installation of cable glands
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The Masked Deception: Cable Shrouds in Electrical Installations

Introduction Properly installed electrical systems are not only essential for operational efficiency but also for safety. However, there exists a lesser-known issue that plagues many installations – the misuse of cable shrouds as a means to disguise poor workmanship and their inadvertent contribution to water and dirt accumulation. This article sheds light on how cable shrouds, intended to protect cables and promote safety, can be misused to hide subpar or in-experienced workmanship whilst unintentionally contributing to new hazards.   The…
Byron McNeil
July 26, 2023