Electrician Talk banner

Discussions Showcase Albums Media Media Comments Tags Marketplace

1-11 of 12 Results
  1. General Electrical Discussion
    So I went to install a new outlet where there wasn't an existing one and ran into a problem, I hooked into a junction box that also has a dimmer switch hooked into it I keep getting hot/ground reversed when the dimmer switch is on all the way and correct when the dimmer switch is at its lowest...
  2. New Member Introductions
    Hello, My name is Yee Xiong and I'm from Minnesota. I just got out of Highschool and really want to get into the Electrician field. I've researched and learned about the JATC Union Electrician Program however it's really competitive if you don't have any knowledge and I really want to get into...
  3. General Electrical Discussion
    Just watched a video on bend radius, gain, and takeup. (basic trade knowledge) The gain basically explains that the pipe does go further out. If you know it you would think that's how penis it is. It actually helps explains why it works, or makes sense. So... is this just a electrician...
  4. Electrician Apprentice Forum
    I really hate my current job as a keno IT guy and I know I can do great and more enjoyable work elsewhere, I have put a lot of thought into trying an electricians apprenticeship. Should i just call an electric company or the union in Colorado Springs to get involved? is this a waste of time...
  5. Residential Electrical Forum
    Hi Guys I'm new to this forum and hopefully can get some advice, I have built a website that represents my business, I'm a domestic electrician and have a few employees that are commercial electricans. We cover a large are over Bristol and Bath in England United Kingdom. Can I have some...
  6. NEC Code Forum
    SSE Electrical and Instrumentation is proud to offer the exclusive Masters and Journeyman review classes to prepare individuals to take the Masters or Journeyman Test. Learn the basics of how to take the test from the experts at SSE Electrical. ​ Please contact Steve Scruggs, Vice President...
  7. General Electrical Discussion
    While doing some renovation in our old house we found our living room ceiling as knob and tube wired. Since it was built over 35 years ago there could is definitely be a possibility that other circuits in the room has the same knob and tube wired. My electrician told ( Shock doctors in Barrie )...
  8. General Electrical Discussion
    Hello Everyone, My name is Matt. I am 22 years old and I am an aspiring electrician from Toronto, Canada. I have completed a pre-apprenticeship program and I have 6 months experience working as a labourer here in Ontario. I have tried for over a year to get an apprenticeship where I live...
  9. General Electrical Discussion
    State and federal regulations regarding workplace safety can often be confusing or ambiguous. One area that raises many questions involves the need for what many regulations refer to as “qualified electrical workers.” What does it take for a worker who handles electricity to be qualified? What...
  10. Canadian Electrical Forum
    Hi everyone, I'm a young female that just graduated from the university of guelph, hoping to pursue a career in electrical work. I was wondering if anyone would have information on how I can start my pre-apprenticeship or apprenticeship. I have called some companies and have been searching...
  11. New Member Introductions
    I am new to the forum. Currently living on Salt Spring Island in British Columbia, Canada. I have been working as a farm manager and general handyman for most of my working life. I am now nearing 40 years old and feeling the need to have a career. I am American born with a Canadian wife and 6...
1-11 of 12 Results
Top