I have had a bunch of camera, I'm trying to find a camera I can leave and it alerts me when it's found somebody. I don't want DVRs and cables running everywhere, so Wifi (and strong connection) was a must.
Three years into my researching and testing and moving cameras around on the outside of...
Hi folks.. I was hired by a company to replace some Light pole Heads to LED. upon working this I saw a few things that are not up to Standards with Local and NEC Code.
I have verbally spoken to the people involved and have advised them of what they need to repair . They aint doing it ...
Last time I posted on forum it was on the thorny issue of over unity machines which alas got confused with perpetual motion -- and other supposed heretic area's of science.
Clean - free ? energy is very politic at the moment and as other electricians on forum got very bent out of shape with the...
Evening, looking for experience so offering my services free of charge.
Within 1 hours commute from derby. So far I have experience on domestic/ commercial sites.
2330 level 2+3..
Ecs labouring green card
Own Power/ hand tools and transport
Please add your electrical business to our directory, it's free, and should get you calls coming in
@Lou and I have been working on the electricians directory for a week or so now. And we're pretty much complete. We now need you guys and gals to add your businesses to it for us to tweak it some...
The ones that remember from my previous post remember the predicament I was in.
In short, was leaving the military, was half way through the domestic installer course before realising it was not the best route to go down.
I've decided to hold off leaving for another 11 months...
these will fo in the bin unless a member has a use. 1 x 12 way metal wylex carcass, complete except for breakers. 1 x 6 way wylex cover and fuse flash guard. anyone need for a repair jobby? collect from Northwich area.
A while back i signed up to the schneider online portal for electricians.
Had an email last week saying register a free webinar video and get some pliers.. they arrived today... not bad at all.
Its worth registering as you get quite a few free things, i have had screwdrivers, a stanley knife and...
I'm nearing the end of my City & Guilds level 2 course at evening college, and would love to get some knowledge and experience from veteran Electricians under my belt!
If anyone needs a spare pair of hands on any weekend in the Manchester/ South Manchester area, i'd love the...
Win an ESP NightHawk Low Energy LED Floodlight
We are giving away 2 ESP NightHawks to fellow electriciansforums members, who kindly share with us any products that YOU feel we should sell at www.Electrical2Go.co.uk
We want to make sure we are providing electricians with...
Currently have some 221 wago connectors and looking at the 222 connectors around the same price. Am I right in saying that the 222 connectors would be classed as maintenance free in a wago box but not the 221's?
Enquired with NEDL about two possible TT upgrades to PME. I found the screenshot below on their website. It used to cost around 160 quid for the intake to be changed but now it's apparently free.
Are other DNOs doing this? Has there been some legislative change?
I haven't had the chance to install an UH8 before and it looks a cracking piece of kit.
However I'm a little unsure on best place to get a Live from, to feed the Volt-free LS, with the LR going to boilers 230 switch.
Take the UH8's main live or take the boilers? There's no valves at the moment...
Hello all, new member here. My names Paul im 39 from Salford and have decided to change my career.
I have completed a fast track electricians course with option skills which has left me with paper qualifications but very little practical experience and I am in desperate need of an electrician...
Chaps and Chapesses
Any drawing packages that are free to use that you would recommend ? Must be user friendly, I have a simple schematic I need to draw but don't need the expense.. . . .
thx in advance
The LED light above my bath doesn't work. I yanked all the stuff out the ceiling and found this.
So far, so good. But hark!
I have come to the conclusion that something is wrong with the transformer. Worst case: it may never transform again.
If I just buy another one with the...
Forgive me if I'm posting in the wrong section.
Having already done 2330 level 2/3 and 17th edition. I have some knowledge but would need refreshing. Working with someone with experience I'm sure I would recover knowledge.
I'm more than happy to come and see you. Happy to start...
hi, I have ariston boiler with volt free connection ,ta1, this should have been plumbed with 2x 2 port valves as recommended by manufacturer , but plumber has installed 3 port valve so we have to put relays in can anyone put me in right direction with wiring from wiring centre to relays?
I am a 33 year old RN Veteran and have decided to change my vocation. For the past 15 years I have trained and I am currently working as a mechanical helicopter engineer. Since leaving the forces in 2017 I have come to realise that aviation engineering is no longer for me. I aspire to...
Just opened a trade account with Howdens and was offered a Milwaukee 18v multi tool like this FOC
Milwaukee M18BMT-0 M18 Multi-Tool
I'll confirm the specs when I pick it up, but are these tools any good?
I am assuming it comes with a battery and charger
Hello everyone I’m currently looking to get into the trade and hoping that someone in the Yorkshire area could point me in the right direction.
I’m 29 and currently looking at changing my career of which I plan to start college later this year to eventually become a qualified electrician.
hello a customer has bought procelin connector blocks for lighting connections above the ceilings.
I know you should use maintance free or junction boxes but can’t quite explain why is there a regulation or safety reason why to do this .
I am a retired engineering professional and I recently got involved in helping my grandson with his 17th Edition. Well I decided to provide some help with the aid of some software (and some assistance from members of this forum).
Like most projects, what started as a simple idea just...
I am very interested in re-training to be an electrician from my current office job.
It's a big move financially and I'd really like to get some practical experience before I invest money that I can't really afford.
I am a very hard worker and I hope would be a very good help for a...
We currently have LED lighting panels that are used for photography and video lighting purposes. They are a stand alone electrical device with their own power pack and mains adapter.
We want to have them tested by an electrician to see if they are safe, or if they have any problems. We are...
hi i'm Lee 34 well educated currently a printer of 18 years finished my apprenticeship nvq level 2 and 3. i'm looking at become an electrician completing the 2365 then into the nvq. i'm looking for somebody to shadow i don't want paying a penny it would be thursdays and fridays school times...
PowerOne free warranty upgrade 2011 – info required
When I had my install in November 2011, I was convinced that I had sent off a warranty card from the inverter box to PowerOne for a free extension of the warranty from five to ten years. When I contacted ABB last week, they said my warranty...
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I'm an African I moved to UK a few years ago and currently I live in London. I'm planning in the future to return to Africa as electrical engineer.
I have been doing home studies, city and guild electrical and I have finished the 2365 level 2 and now I'm studying level 3.
I'm planning to use...
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At Voltimum we are putting together a focus group to get feedback on some lighting products.
We will give you free lighting products to use on jobs and all we ask is for honest feedback at our focus group event on 25th July 2017.
If you would like to be involved please drop me an email...
Been to a job today where the customer wanted his old economy 7 heating controls removing as he has had gas central heating.
Never seen a time clock like that and I know that some of you like old items so up for grabs before they go in the skip
The time clock meter in the bottom left of the...
Hi guys, so a 180 watt motor is powerful enough to spin a 3000 watt generator, meaning that the generator makes enough power to power the motor, and yea I know if you include all the energy losses such as losses from heat, mechanical movement and even sound, then the generator will end up making...