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  1. New Member Introductions
    Hey everybody in Josh from MN....Nice to meet you guys here I'm absolutely new to this. I have been a carpenter for just about 30 years now and the only thing I never really got into was electricity I respected it obviously but never wanted to mess with it. I'm having some issues and I would...
  2. General Electrical Discussion
    Need help fixing my light switches in my bathroom. There 1 set of 3 wires ( hot, nuetral & ground ) thats the live wire coming in and 3 seperate lines. 1 for lights, 1 for fan and one going to GFCI outlet. How do i connect them to a new switch for everything to work like normal.
  3. Electrician Apprentice Forum
    Hello all, I have an interview for an Apprenticeship very soon and was wondering what types of questions you recommend me to ask the interviewer? Thanks!
  4. Commercial Electrical Forum
    Hi all, I am just so curious if lighting contractors tend to buy lights from Chinese manufactures or from local distributors ?
  5. General Electrical Discussion
    Good evening, I am no electrician but my basic understanding is that you can't use an item with a power supply that requires more amps than that stated on the power supply output rating. I purchased an item from a PC store and I don't think this power supply is right for the item? Pictures...
  6. General Electrical Discussion
    First off, I am new to this forum so I am not sure if this is where I should post this, so please bare with me here. I have removed an old range that had three wires rather then the new (3) and (4) metal prongs that were attached to the back of my old range. However, my New range has (4)...
  7. New Member Introductions
    Hi folks, I am a 27-year old from Ontario, Canada. My father is currently a near retirement master electrician, my grandfather was also an electrician. Both worked at the very same company their entire careers. I was just accepted at Sheridan Tech College outside of Toronto for their...
  8. General Electrical Discussion
    Hello everyone, I from Canada, and aiming to get my Construction Electrician Red Seal. My girlfriend and I are thinking about moving to Thailand, or somewhere else abroad. I know there must different certifications in different countries, so I was just wondering if anyone knows if the Canadian...
  9. General Electrical Discussion
    My idea is to instal an auto clutch between the motor and loading system. This would separate the motor from the loading system until the motor reaches a certain speed. The loading system should speed up slowly and not affect the speed of the motor. Is this idea already being used? What do you...
  10. NEC Code Forum
    If you know the code or find the code in the Canadian Electrical Code Book. Post it here with the year, 2006, 2008 etc and then post a new question. So the first question. Where lampholders are installed in wet or damp locations, they shall be the weatherproof type.
  11. General Electrical Discussion
    hello. i have a 24 volt motor that is 180 watt and 2600 rpm. i was wondering if i could hook up 36 volts to the motor to make it go faster?? would i ruin the motor or anything? should i not risk it??? thanks.
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