A lot of apprentices (and journeymen) have trouble understanding what makes HID lighting any different than regular lighting so troubleshooting them can be a bit confusing. Let's talk about it!
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...
Many up-and-coming electricians have trouble understanding how to use the various electrical testers out on the market. All of the dials, characters, and options can get a bit confusing if you don’t have experience using a multi-meter. In this episode, I talk about how to use a commonly used tester, the Fluke...
Someone recently asked me if there’s a way to bend PVC conduit or if someone makes a bender or a tool to get a proper bend. In this episode we’re going to cover how I do it.
My dudes, I really need help figuring out what to do with my storage situtation. I keep losing terrabytes of data everytime my RAID 5 crashes, and it happens often.Any of you tech gurus out there PLEASE HELP!
This is my, no-doubt, my most asked for topic to do an episode. “Do an episode on bending conduit” they say….”It’ll be fun” they say… Well my friends, strap in, here we go….
In my house we have an issue with some people leaving lights on, specifically in the garage. After hounding on the issue, I decided to get a cheap occupancy sensor and install it in the garage to take care of the problem.
In this episode I talk about the various fault detecting devices on the market in use in most modern residences. Cheifly Arc Fault and Ground Fault Circuit Interrupters.
Electrical power is often expressed in two units, Watts and VA. Wattage and Volt-Amps rather, get misused because many people do not understand the differences in them and when they should be used. In this episode I break down the differences in the two terms and how they relate to one-another in...
Resistance is one of the most crucial aspects of an electrical circuit. Along with Voltage and Amperes, Resistance plays a major role in how a circuit operates.