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Circuit Savvy: Practical Tips for Decoding Electrical Blueprints

IndustrySmarts, Inc

Circuit Savvy: Practical Tips for Decoding Electrical Blueprints

Blueprints and wiring schematics are both critical documents in the electrical industry, but they serve different purposes and present information in distinct ways. In this article, we’re confining our discussion to electrical blueprints.
When it Comes to Retail Lighting, Check the Temperature

Cooper Lighting

When it Comes to Retail Lighting, Check the Temperature

Electrical pros working on retail lighting projects might need to know about more than just how many watts/square foot the local energy code allows them to use. While lighting installation is always a bit of an artform – after all, lighting impacts the mood and appearance of every room – it also can have a real impact on a retailer’s bottom line.
Lighting Up Right: Nailing the Essentials for a Safe Install

Appleton Grp LLC

Lighting Up Right: Nailing the Essentials for a Safe Install

Installing and maintaining lighting in commercial and industrial settings was my job for the better part of 36 years. While I worked solo for much of that time, I often worked with other team members. And sometimes, my “joy and delight” was following up on installations and repairs done by others.
NetPak
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Training Simulators – Their Scenarios May Be Virtual, But the Learning Is Real

Eaton

Training Simulators – Their Scenarios May Be Virtual, But the Learning Is Real

There’s probably no substitute for on-the-job training, regardless of your profession. Spending time solving problems in real-world settings with regular feedback from more experienced supervisors and team members is one of the best ways to learn – and you’ll likely remember what you’ve learned this way longer.
Sparking New Life into Your Old Wiring: A Guide to Residential Rewiring

Southwire Company

Sparking New Life into Your Old Wiring: A Guide to Residential Rewiring

Discover the reasons, safety considerations, and benefits of rewiring your home. From planning and preparation to flawless execution, we'll walk you through the process, ensuring your home's electrical system is ready for the future.
Choosing Between AFCI Breakers and Receptacles for Optimal Safety

Hubbell Wiring Systems

Choosing Between AFCI Breakers and Receptacles for Optimal Safety

Arc-fault circuit interrupter (AFCI) protection is now a requirement in most areas of a home, and it’s not difficult to understand why the National Electrical Code (NEC) makes this demand. Basically, a lot of us don’t pay a whole lot of attention to what – and how – we plug into our wall outlets, and this can lead to serious fire risks over time.
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