Articles about Electric
I am wiring a new air compressor. It is 240volt, 28 amps, 7.5 hp, single phase. Is #6 wire big enough?
Ben in Kansas asks; How should I wire my electric range? How to Wire an Electric Range Circuit: Electric Circuit Requirements for a Kitchen Range.
Larry in Milford, Ohio asks: How to Wire a pond pump back to house to junction box on outside foundation through wall and…
What Causes an Electric Spark: An Explanation of Electrical Sparks and Electric Current Flow.
Understanding Furnace Thermostat Electrical Wiring
How to Locate Problems with an HVAC System: Common Problems with HVAC, Heating Ventilation and Air Conditioning Units
An HVAC Service Technician can provide a series of tests to see…
I want to run my welder off a generator, can I put a plug end on the welder wire and plug the welder into my portable generator? How to Wire a Welder and Generator Plug.
How are the wires connected to an electric range? Wire Connections, 220 and 240 Volt Range Cord.
Why does my air conditioner keep tripping the circuit breaker? Problem with a air conditioning unit.
50 HZ And 60 HZ Frequency Guidelines: I would not advise plugging a 50 HZ microwave into a 60 HZ outlet because of the electronic circuitry, however as long as the coffee pot has a heating element only and no electronic components, then it should be fine.
How should I provide GFCI Protection for a Welder Circuit? GFCI Circuit Protection for a Welder Circuit.
Electrical Wiring Improvements for Older Homes – I understand that there are increasing regulations to require more energy efficient building codes which require more efficient electrical equipment for new construction.
Causes of Electrical Shock from a Machine: Testing for a Electric Voltage Leak, I have been receiving electric shocks from my washing machine.
Do energy efficient fan heaters need a special circuit? Electrical power requirements for energy efficient heaters.
Home Electrical Panels for Garage Electrical Circuit Wiring: This project includes a garage that is attached to the existing house.