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Electrical August 2012 Archive

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Hurricane Warnings For New Orleans as Hurricane Issac Rolls In...Be Prepared!

Sunday August 26, 2012
Hurricane warnings are up for New Orleans and Mississippi as a CAT 1 hurricane (Issac) rockets through bath-temperature gulf waters and has, for a second time, come ashore. The movement ... Read More

What Are Electrical Wire Gauge, Ampacity, and Wattage Load?

Saturday August 25, 2012
Here are some great tips for determining the proper wire gauge, ampacity, and the maximum wattage allowed. Determinining the proper size wire to use can be easy if you know ... Read More

Let The Harvest Begin...Safely That Is

Friday August 24, 2012
I cannot believe it has begun already! I saw the first corn of the year out of the field already and that means that harvest has officially begun. Along with ... Read More

Keep Your Electric Motors Running Efficiently and Safely

Friday August 24, 2012
Electric motors are used in many applications throughout your home. There are furnace blower motors, ceiling fans, sump pumps, garbage disposers, fans cooling compressors on refrigerators, dishwasher motors, exhaust fan ... Read More

Electrical Circuit Breaker Panel Circuit Directory

Sunday August 19, 2012
If you've ever gone to your electrical panel to find a circuit breaker to shut off a particular circuit, but instead found that noone marked the panel, then you're not ... Read More

Water Heaters Diagnosed

Sunday August 19, 2012
A common problem with electric water heater failure is that the elements burn out. But how do you check to see if indeed this is the problem? Well to determine ... Read More

Installing Outlets...A Guide of Outlet Installation

Sunday August 19, 2012
With all the interest in outlets (receptacles) over the past few years, I decided to try and consolidate a few of my most popular articles for you all. Although ... Read More

Water Heater Blues

Monday August 13, 2012
A common problem with electric water heater failure is that the elements burn out. But how do you check to see if indeed this is the problem? Well to determine ... Read More

Hot Water in a Flash!

Tuesday August 7, 2012
How many times have you gone to the sink and had to wait for hot water? Depending on where your water heater is located in your home, the hot ... Read More

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