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Do Transformers Need Local Disconnects?

Eaton

Do Transformers Need Local Disconnects?

Transformers are part of everyday electrical life. That's a given. They're a necessary part of every circuit in some way, from power generation to power distribution. And the electrical installation standards are always in a state of flux as more is studied and learned about electrical safety and efficiency.
How to Tool Up for Larger Terminations

ILSCO

How to Tool Up for Larger Terminations

Installing a new light fixture or updating a light switch or receptacle often requires preparing a new wire termination and connection, so many of us amateur DIY’ers have a handheld wire stripper or two in our toolboxes – and have also mastered the art of twisting a stripped conductor around a terminal screw.
NEC 2020 Updates Expand Locations Requiring Both AFCI & GFCI Protection

Hubbell Wiring Systems

NEC 2020 Updates Expand Locations Requiring Both AFCI & GFCI Protection

Not even an international health crisis can keep the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) from updating its National Electrical Code (NEC), which is why – as the rest of us were locking down and social distancing – the NEC was busy releasing its 2020 edition.
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Ban Cold Feet With Heated Flooring

EasyHeat, Inc.

Ban Cold Feet With Heated Flooring

I don't know about you, but nothing jolts me awake like stepping on a cold floor in the dead of winter. Or anytime, for that matter. Yikes!

My wife is the same when it comes to cold floors. There's no doubt it can be a shock to your system.
Digging Holes and Planting Poles – Part One

BURNDY® LLC

Digging Holes and Planting Poles – Part One

They call it the 'grid' and most of us barely even notice it. Well, at least most of the time. We drive by power poles and under overhead power lines and never raise an eyebrow. Most people take a constant supply of electrical power for granted.

Until the steady flow of electrons ceases, that is.
Heating Cables and Mats Could Let You Put Your Snow Shovel Away for Good

EasyHeat, Inc.

Heating Cables and Mats Could Let You Put Your Snow Shovel Away for Good

I live in Southeast New England, which doesn’t get anywhere near the winter that the region’s northern inhabitants deal with on an annual basis. But every once in a while, here, a cycle can set itself up that can wind up with us getting hit by repeated nor’easters. If the temperatures are below freezing, that can mean multiple feet of snow that just keeps adding to itself.
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