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GU24 Socket Lamps and Dimmer Switches

By Dave Rongey

Can I use a standard incandescent dimmer on a fixtures that utilizes GU24 sockets?


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Do You Have a Chirping Light Switch?

By Dave Rongey

The light switch that is wired into my kitchen island has started chirping. It chirps about every 8 seconds, and it’s really getting annoying…


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Dimmer Switch Sparks From Damaged Metal Plate

By Dave Rongey

Our bathroom dimmer switch had sparks. The electrician who repaired it blamed it on force that damaged the metal plate…


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Color Codes and GFCI Protection for a Pond Pump

By Dave Rongey

I have a VERSA Gold Series, Model # G210AG20 – I need wire color code for the wiring…


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Switched Outlet Wiring Diagrams

By Dave Rongey

How to wire an outlet where the top is always hot and the bottom works with a switch…


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Electric Power Supply Wiring for a Solenoid

By Dave Rongey

Power Supply and Wiring for a Solenoid Valve Question: I’m running water through a Ehcotech 12 VDC 450 mA Electric Solenoid Valve. What amp 12 VDC power supply would I need to run this valve if the power supply is 35 feet away from the valve? Should I use a 450 mA, 700 mA, 2 […]


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Electric Vehicles and Charging Systems

By Dave Rongey

Different types of electric vehicle charging systems, what are the circuit requirements…


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Ask-The-Electrician Receives A Compliment About Electrical Codes

By Dave Rongey

This site gives a lot more straight forward information than the code book does, it also seems to give recommendations that go above and beyond the NEC book.


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Battery Backup Systems

By Dave Rongey

I need some information how to setup a battery backup system and connect it to the main switch…


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How to Discharge a Motor Capacitor

By Dave Rongey

I have to remove the capacitor from my condensing unit for my central air. What is the best (easiest) way to discharge the capacitor before I remove it?


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Electrical Applications for Inverters

By Dave Rongey

Would it be wise to run an inverter off a battery and the fridge at 220vac off the car battery or would it be better to just run it straight off the 12vdc…


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Bayonet Style Energy Efficient Bulb Problem

By Dave Rongey

Considerations When Replacing Bayonet Pin Bulbs: I tried to change the lampshade on the ceiling light, the original bulb was a Phillips bayonet style energy efficient bulb (NB 2 pin bayonet fitting), It did not fit into the socket easily.


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Wiring Symbols for Outlets

By Dave Rongey

What are the wiring symbols for Sockets and Outlets? Identification of Wiring Diagrams and Symbols used in Electrical Construction.


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Should You Take On A DIY Electrical Project?

By Dave Rongey

I’m switching out outlets in bathroom. I have an in line pair. I switched out the last in the line and everything worked fine. When I went to switch out the first one in the line, I lost all power…


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Electrical Circuit Testing and Troubleshooting

By Dave Rongey

I lived in my house 16 years, a month ago the socket and lights stopped working in one upstairs bedroom. I changed the fuse but that did not fix the problem…


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Electrical Wiring and Landlord Tenants Rights

By Dave Rongey

We keep tripping a breaker and found that 7 lights and plugs all run off the GFI plug in the bath room. The apartment is about 60 years old. Is this electrical wiring normal?


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