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Hands-free Pulling: Taking the Strain and Stress Out of Cable Installs

Greenlee

Hands-free Pulling: Taking the Strain and Stress Out of Cable Installs

Running new services or upgrading existing ones can be difficult, even dangerous work. Installing the conduit, junction boxes and other related fittings is no walk in the park. From hanging strut to making bends to getting everything to fit together, the entire process can be backbreaking work. And with larger services … the hard work seems to increase exponentially.
Jobsite, Farm, or Cabin in the Woods: Portable Power-to-Go is a Must

Klein Tools, Inc.

Jobsite, Farm, or Cabin in the Woods: Portable Power-to-Go is a Must

Mobility and portability is a necessity today. As an electrician, you know that. When I was an electrical troubleshooter and installer, I was often on location before the power was installed … or when it was down. That meant I needed to either pack a long extension cord, run a gas generator, or use battery-powered tools and lights.
Look Ma – No Wires!

Light Efficient Design

Look Ma – No Wires!

Outdoor lighting serves so many purposes, from basic safety to wayfinding and illuminating advertising signage. But getting these fixtures installed can be expensive and involve trenching through existing concrete, asphalt and landscaping to get wiring into place.
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LED Lighting Has Come a Long Way

Universal Douglas

LED Lighting Has Come a Long Way

Last night we sat outside in our big side yard. The moon was full, the air was cool, and a slight breeze tussled Mary’s hair. Sipping on a cup of coffee, I watched the flickering orange flames of the Tiki torches in the beautiful flower garden our daughter had planted for us. Their warm glow soothed my mind.
NEMA Ratings Versus IP Codes

Wiegmann

NEMA Ratings Versus IP Codes

Acronyms.

Love ‘em or hate ‘em, you gotta deal with them. Right?

A young electrician texted me on my phone the other day and the message was full of the darn things. We met up for coffee later that afternoon, and he had a big grin on his face.
Modular Wiring Devices Make Upgrades a Snap

Leviton Manufacturing Company

Modular Wiring Devices Make Upgrades a Snap

It used to be that electrical receptacles and switches were lifetime devices. They’d be installed when a house was constructed and remain in place indefinitely, unless they failed or the house was remodeled. Then, likely, the devices were replaced with an updated version of the same product, which in turn stayed in place for decades.
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