Episode 26 – Electrical Test Equipment Every Electrician Should Know

It’s an electricians job to be able to identify what’s going on in an electrical circuit, and sometimes this can be a difficult task. Having a firm knowledge of how to use various pieces of electrical test equipment can be the difference in solving a problem and making a guess. In this episode, I cover all of the pieces of test equipment I believe an electrician should know how to use. Read More

Episode 2 – Tools Every Apprentice Electrician Needs

If you're about to start your career as an electrician but don't have a clue what tools you need, feel free to consult this list.  In this video I talk about all of the tools that I deem necessary to start your career with.  There will be endless tools that you will buy through the years but these are the basics that every apprentice electrician needs. Read More

Episode 1 – Electrical Testers and Multi-meters (Electricians’ Test Equipment)

In this episode we talk about the many different types of electrical testing equipment that electricians use daily.  This is a list of the multimeters and electrical testers that I use, as an electrician, most often.  We cover, plug testers, non contact voltage testers, toners, multimeters, amp clamp and ammeters, continuity, amperage, voltage, capacitance, and resistance.  If you're looking to buy a new tester or just don't know where to begin, this episode is a great place to start. Read More