Portable Appliance Testing In Detail
The first inspection that the engineer will carry out will determine whether the appliance can be classed as being safe. This inspection involves a thorough inspection of the plug, lead and equipment casing by our professional PAT Tester.
This inspection includes checking that the correct fuse is installed, the connectors are tightly fastened and correctly fitted. The plug must conform to BS standards and be in very good quality, without any cracks or heat damage.
Earth Bond Test
A Class 1 and Class 3 test that determines whether there is an earth between the appliances metal work and the earth on the plug.
Insulation Resistance Test
If there is defective insulation that exposes the conductors, this test will detect this and is carried out on all classes of equipment.
Microwave Leakage Detection
AA PAT Testing offer a Microwave Leakage Detection test in addition to the usual Portable Appliance Testing of the microwave.
PAT Testing Prices For 2017
|0 – 30 Items||£45|
|30 – 50 Items||£50|
|50 – 200 Items||First 50 Items £50 Then Just £0.79p Per Extra Item|
|200 Plus Items||First 50 Items £50 Then Just £0.69p Per Extra Item|