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  1. Electrician Apprentice Forum
    So I've been an apprentice in the High Voltage industry since January, did pretrade before that for a year. It's been a huge learning curve but I thought I was finally seen as part of the team for the last month or two. I also felt I was starting to get an idea of what I am doing on-site...
  2. Canadian Electrical Forum
    How can we have high voltage as well as low current? Hi - I've been trying to grapple with this conceptually lately and have been finding it a bit confusing. I feel like I'm missing something when it comes to how high voltage power lines work. I feel I need to give a significant amount of...
  3. Industrial Electrical Forum
    Hey everyone, I have got a pretty good new gig as an oilfield electrical trainee. Good pay, great bennies, and more in the direction I want to go. I will be doing lots of pipe work and some instrumentation. My question is “what should I expect, what would my employer expect of me, and what tools...
  4. New Member Introductions
    Trying to start a new venture and use my 20 years in substation and transmission construction for my own benefit for once. Will be looking for someone to rent a TX, LA, and OK electrical licences for projects if anyone knows someone willing to rent one.
  5. New Member Introductions
    Ill try to make this as short as I can. I have been in the Electrical field since 2000 in Apprenticeship (in Indiana) till 2004. Since than I moved to Las Vegas, NV which I found to be a Political mess so I did not continue my career other than I started working for a company testing line trucks...
  6. General Electrical Discussion
    Hi everybody, Few days ago, I randomly watched this very impressive video: high voltage fire I'm really surprised by this movie, could someone explain me how that is possible to happen? I think it happened in France. Thanx in advance for your replies.
  7. Tools, Equipment and New Products
    Greetings to all. I need your help please. Our engineers want our technicians to test the voltage on the output of a step-up transformer. These voltages could be anything from 1000 vac to 8200 vac. Is there a meter designed to do this? We have been using a 10 to 1 step-down device that plugs...
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