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    Need help matching power supply to LED project.

    Hello, I am an artist in Portland Oregon and I need to power an array of 3 watt cob leds (9-12vdc 260-280ma) They need to be strung in strands of 8 (12 total strands) 96 total leds. I would like to run them a little underpowered to reduce the heat and...
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    Solar Project - awaiting permit (sorry - long post..)

    New to the forum. Retired Navy Aviation Electrician with 25 additional years in automotive electrical systems - enough knowledge to be dangerous.. I've had a basic (very basic) understanding of solar for a few years having a simple 100 watt panel maintaining 6 old Trojan T105 batteries. Fast...
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    I would appreciate some advice on my little BT speaker project

    Hi, I'm new to this, and I need some advice with my first Bluetooth speaker project. I'm not sure if my plans on doing a portable Bluetooth speaker are correct (is it going to work?). I have 4 18650 batteries (one battery has 3.7V 30A) that I'm going to use for the project. Also I'm going to use...
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    Electrical system design 615 level 3 help!!!

    Hello everyone I am doing my level 3 electrical system design project 615 and I need some help with design current etc. at the moment all the colleges are closed so i am unable to find any help from teachers. i would really appreciate if someone show me the right path how to calculate it.
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    Trainee Level 3 Electrical Design Project

    Hi guys hope you are all doing well & keeping safe. So I've recently started my design project assignment on the hotel extension. My question is how would be the correct way of handing in the project? Is anyone using a software programme to draw it? If so could could i get some advice on this...
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    How to draw an automatic control project

    Hello to everyone. I made a circuit, but I do not know how to draw a project for it. (German Norm) or (American norm) Relay = R1 I entered the A1 terminal of the sensor cable from I24. (+ 24V.) I entered the A2 terminal of the sensor cable from C24. (0 V). I entered the cable from OSSD1 to the...
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    Please Help L3 Design Project Selv

    Hi, i'm currently doing my Level 3 design project and it's going to be tricky with the coronavirus and lack of contact with Tutor and other students. Its the Hotel Swimming pool one and I have to select luminaries for the cafe pool. I haven't chosen my luminaries but I'm thinking to do it all...
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    need wiring advice for project.

    I am running a power supply wire from my house electrical panel that needs to power a pool pump(9amps) and water fall pump(9 amps) plug in (15 amps) and some simple outdoor lights(15amps). This is 180 feet in one direction. What are your thoughts and advice on this project? all voltage will be...
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    UK Please check my logic for upgrade lights project wiring!

    Hi all, I have some outdoor lights, and I want to update the circuit to add a bit more functionality. I have drawn a little picture of what I have now: When we walk past the Outdoor PIR sensor 1, all lights come on, and then go off. This works fine! Now the behaviour I want: Add another...
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    USA Automotive 12-volt dimmer/step-down project... Help?

    Starting a project with minimal knowledge on the subject. To get started... Need suggestions for adjustable dimmer/step-down(s) to: 12-volt >> ??? >> lamp/bulb 12-volt >> ??? >> led tape or bulbs What else would be helpful to know? 1574040596 Also... How about wire-connectors that are easy...
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    New build bungalow project

    A friend of mine is currently building a 2 bedroom bungalow and wants me to wire the house up. I've never been involved in a new build before especially a bungalow. I understand part p needs to be taken into account. I have attached the plans to give a better Idea There will be two bedrooms...
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    Canada Help w Switch on Hobby Project

    Hey Everyone I just wanna start off by saying I dabble in little bits of electronics for prop making - just lights and sounds and stuff, motors, pretty basic stuff. I bought a switch a while back with the intent to use it and did not... I was wondering if someone could help me with putting it...
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    Introducing. Van (Ambulance) to Camper Project

    Just introducing as per the automated message - very swish. Am converting an old 1989 Transit Ambulance to a camper at the moment and sure I will run into a few headaches with electrics. If anyone has any tips of experiences to share that would be great. Thanks
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    Electrical Pool cafe project

    Have any one don pool cafe assignment. Please i need help. much appreciate.
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    Question 2 on Design Project

    Hello, I am just starting my project. I have uploaded the questions. Questions 2B & C Socket for the kettle - each of the tables. Socket for TV - next to the Kettle, as I assume it's not wall mounted. Two single sockets for Laptop/phone to each side of the bed FCU - by the main entrance...
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    Level 3 Project - Advice

    So I’ve completed my Level 3 302 exam and got a Distinction. I’m just starting my project now. It’s a Pool, Hotel Rooms and Dining Room/Kitchen. Seem okay so far. Any advice from people that have done it?
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    Electrician Commercial project in Dewsbury

    We are looking for an electrician and a mate for a job in Dewsbury. It’s a commercial project, nothing too taxing, lighting inc DMX, power, CCTV, fire alarm etc. There’s about 4 weeks work, but we will have another project starting in about 6 weeks then on going work from then. You’ll need CIS...
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    Domestic Electrics Revamp Project

    Long Post Warning Lots of Questions: Thank you in advance for your patience and advice: Hi All In the next few weeks I'm planning to have a fair amount of electrical work done. The main project is revamping the electrics in the garage. At the moment the garage gets its power via a 2.5mm twin...
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    Electrician Brighton project seeking gold card electricians

    Morning all, We have a new project starting next month in Brighton and will be seeking labour for the project. We will be looking for gold card electricians who are strong at installing containment. Up to 18 months work available for individuals starting at the start of the project. Work...
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    Approved Electrician, distanced learning. Installation project

    Afternoon gents and ladies. I didnt do my distance learning during my apprenticeship due to me being a complete idiot so I am doing it now, anyone done it recently? Or ever? Fancy helping me out as I am at breaking point.
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    Pub project now under way............

    As per previous thread a wile back the pub build is now under way and upto roof level,just wanted to check my proposed electrical feed if I can please? Earthing is TN-S not TNCS previously thought,(customer has now cleared the meter cupboard!) Anyway loading in the pub is as follows 1 x 32a...
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    Food dryer project

    Hi All, With some trepidation I am throwing this one out for comments / advice from members. I have been asked by a customer to provide 3 phase supplies for some 'machines' that are under development by my customer. The machines are basically cabinets for dehydrating food items , that have been...
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    Steely Dan Project - Jeremy Stacey

    Got a chance of a freebie/guest list/decent table, anyone know much about the set up? JEREMY STACEY'S STEELY DAN PROJECT -
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    Electrician Experienced Commercial Electricians required at Waterloo project

    Works are within lift shafts and include Installation of containment, shaft lighting and power. 12 months duration.
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    Next project, my own house

    Had a meeting with my architect so will be drawing up the plans and submitting them to the Proletariat Planning Department that controls the local area, was thinking something along these lines for the rear, different interior, layout and patio but I like the outline of the extension, thoughts...
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    Tesla Project

    Very good! I would like to tell you about a really interesting project that I have seen there on the web. The project goes more or less in the construction of machines that can work with free energy; some time ago, the Tesla company wanted and tried to build machines that were able to use free...
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    a summer project to get stuck into

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    Electrician Electrician needed for small commercial project (Manchester)

    Hi there, I am looking for an electrician to do works on a small unit (700sqft) that I intend on turning in to a small restaurant. I am at a crossroads currently regarding the power supply and I am looking to either bring in a new 3 Phase supply (£3900) or run a convertor until the building's...
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    Sonoff Alexa Motor Control Project Help

    Hi all, I have a TV lift which will go up and down using a remote. I want to add the Sonoff Mini switch so I can raise and lower the lift by commanding Alexa and google. This should be possible although I am a bit of a novice and it is unclear where this needs to be wired in In the photos you...
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    Larger commercial projects

    Hi, im at the stage where im moving on to bigger projects, and am looking at some advice when dealing with larger main contractors etc. I worked for a company doing mainly commercial installs then went self employed and since being self employed have mainly done Domestic and small commercial...
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    Electrician Electricians required for project in Acton, London.

    Hi We are looking for electricians with commercial/industrial experience for a fit out project in Acton, London. starts 18th September for 8 weeks. more work possible there after. if interested please contact me for more info Thanks Ryan
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    Hello and project question?

    Hi there To start with, I am not an electrician but I hope that you are willing to help?, I am currently fitting out a shell of a room, i.e battens, insulation, sockets, plasterboard etc. Before I insulate I need to lay the electric cables for both sockets and lights, the room has not had...
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    Detailed project proposal template

    Hello all, first time posting. Can anyone point me in the direction of a detailed project proposal template for an upcoming production line installation I have been asked to price. Its quite a complex project and I don't think the usual 2 page quote is going to cut it with the customer. Any...
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    HNC electrical engineering project help

    Hi, I'm currently in the 2nd year of my electrical engineering HNC and trying to complete my project but feel like I'm going in circles. My premise is that I'm replacing 35 fluorescent lights that are energised for 24 hours per day for LED fittings and a new switching arrangement containing PIR...
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    Electrician Sub Contractor Electricians

    Hi, We are looking for elf employed / sub contract electricians for an on going project. We have a backlog of work that needs to be cleared by the end of March and then we will have a steady flow of work on this project for the next 1 to 2 years. The work is in retail premises fitting new...
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    2396 Design Course

    Hi, Long time no post... been very busy and simply not had time, actually its probably been since last summer, you know, got married, then kids started school in September, the Mrs says put that sodding phone down etc.. Anyway, I am about to book on the 2396 Design course. I know roughly...
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    TIS Multifunction Tester for sale

    hi, apologises if i have posted this in the wrong place, first post. I have a TIS Multifunction Tester for sale. £500 ovno. Excellent Condition. Comes complete with test leads a new calibration certificate upto December 2017.
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    Building Earthing works

    hi there, I am oscar , working as electrical engineer in a seaport project. I'd like gather some information about building earthing work. Here, it is first time, in that project i saw earthing system both in lean concrete and raft foundation(in some buildings). Both of them don't make any...
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    Toplightco Ltd

    Deltalight, Eutrac, LEDS-C4, PSM, SLV and WOFI as well lamps and lightbulbs from Osram, Syvania, Megaman and FN. Lighting Design Toplightco is a London, UK based lighting company that brings quality, value and experience to your project. We design lighting for retail shops and stores...
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    Battery Battery Storage Gets A £1m Boost

    Utility Week ? WPD backs battery storage RES announces £1 million UK energy storage project Read more: RES announces £1 million UK energy storage project : pv-magazine
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