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  1. Commercial power surges

    Commercial Electrical Forum
    Hi Everyone, We got an email last week from one of our clients at a restaurant asking about power surges. They seem to be pretty frequent for them as they've replaced their batteries in the fire alarm panel 3 times in the past year (most recent being last week). They also lost an amplifier for...
  2. ADT Recruiter - Calling All Licensed Techs in CT

    Looking To Hire
    My Name is Tamar Turpin, Recruiter here at ADT. I'm looking for Licensed Technicians who can perform turnkey Intrusion, CCTV, Card Access and Fire installs in the state of CT. If you or someone you know might be open to talking about the roles below, please email me tturpin @ADT.com or call...
  3. Multi Family Units

    Residential Electrical Forum
    I am looking for some answer reguarding multi family dwelling units. I recently received some prints to bid on for multi family dwelling units. It has 3 units in the building. I know each individual unit needs it’s smoke/carbon detectors. I’m looking on some advice for the fire alarm system for...
  4. Multi Family Dwelling Unit

    General Electrical Discussion
    I am looking for some answer reguarding multi family dwelling units. I recently received some prints to bid on for multi family dwelling units. It has 3 units in the building. I know each individual unit needs it’s smoke/carbon detectors. I’m looking on some advice for the fire alarm system for...
  5. Hello from China

    New Member Introductions
    Hello everyone! This is Sarah from China. We are doing business of fire alarm and security systems with company name Vedard Security. We offer free security solution for residential and commercial security. We offer free technical supports. We are here to study USA, UK, Canadian and all...
  6. Looking for a Master Electrician in Central Ohio $60,000

    Looking To Hire
    Master Electrician ABM Industries – Marysville Ohio $60,000 a year Full Time ABM Industries is the leading powerhouse regarding Onsite Services, and we are looking for a Master Electrician to help us achieve our mission. Our Columbus location has an opening we need to fill immediately. We want...
  7. Smoke Detector Circuit

    NEC Code Forum
    I've been scouring through the NEC 2011. Can anyone post the section of the code that allows me to install residential smoke detectors on a shared circuit? I can not find where the code addresses smoke detectors outside for fire alarm systems 760
  8. IL Licensed Alarm Co. Looking for Partner/s Chicago, IL N. Suburbs to Milwaukee, WI

    Business, Marketing, and Sales
    Hello, I am looking for qualified business minded partner or partners to grow our business or work with your business. I Want to provide All Electrical Services, including Alarm, Audio Visual, Communications, Automation, Energy Control, Alternative Energy, Backup Power and more to customers from...
  9. CWSI Wireless Fire Alarm System

    General Electrical Discussion
    anyone install one of these things before? supposedly a new wireless fire alarm panel which is UL listed and code compliant. We just installed one in a residential setting and having some issues with test failures on devices. any opinions on what may be causing these? we have three repeaters...
  10. Fire Alarm Sprinkler Pit Problem

    Commercial Electrical Forum
    i have a 12-2 uf cable running 1000' to a sprinkler pit and i am monitoring 3 tamper switches. if i disconnect both ends of the cable and test it to ground there is .4volts dc on each of the conductors. this is causing a ground fault on my FACP. it reads over 5M ohms to ground on each...
  11. Fire Alarm

    Other Codes and Standards
    Hi all, I have to install pull out switch for alarm bell and I need to know if anyone knows the regulations, height etc., plus if it needs to be connected to system to call fire department when you pull the switch. I called the local fire department, but they did not get back to me yet and I...
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