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2011 NEC New Code Rule

2011 NEC New Code Rule

The  NEC 2011 (National Electrical Code) for the United States has instated a new code rule as it relates to switch circuits.

3 Way Switch Wiring

3 Way Switch

3 Way Switch Wiring - circuits designed to control one or more fixtures from two locations.

4 Way Switch Wiring

4 Way Switch

4 Way Switch Wiring - circuits designed to control one or more fixtures from at least three locations.

Accessory Buildings

Accessory Buildings

Wiring Accessory Buildings such as a Garage that is not attached to the main dwelling.

Adding an Outlet

Adding Outlets

Adding an additional outlet.

Aluminium Wiring

Aluminium Wiring Safety

Aluminium Wiring concerns & safety

Arc Circuit Protection

Arc Circuit Protection

Arc Fault Circuit Interrupter

Backup Generators / Transfer Switches

Backup Generators and Transfer Switches

Using Backup Generators

Basic Switch Wiring

Basic Switch

Basic single switch circuits controlling one or more light fixtures.

Box Fill Calculations

Box Fill Calculations

Box Fill Calculations

Breaker, Circuit Types

Circuit Breaker Types

Circuit Breaker Types

Conduit Fill

Conduit Fill Limits / Calculations

Converting Pull string to Wall Switch

Convert Pull String

Want to change those pull string light fixtures to be controlled by a wall switch, we will show you how.

Definitions

Definitons

Electrical terms and definitions

Dryer Outlet

Dryer Outlet Wiring

Dryer Outlet wiring circuits

Electrical Box Types

Electrical Box Types

Different types of electrical boxes

Electrical Dangers in the Home

Home ELectrical Dangers

Electrical Dangers in the Home, what to look for, how to keep your family safe.

Electrical Safety

Electrical Safety

Working with electricity, how to do it safely.

Electricity, What is it?

What is Electricity

Ever wondered what exactly electricity is, this is the place where we tell you

Fan / Light Combination Switch Wiring

Fan Light Combo fixtures wiring

Fan & Light combination wiring options.

Generation / Distribution Grid

Electrical generation and distribution

Electricity Generation & Distribution

GFI Outlets

GFI Outlets

GFI Outlet Usage and wiring.

Home Electrical Design

Electrical Design

.Designing the Electrical system for a home.

Main Electrical Service Panel

Electrical Service Panel

The Main Electrical panel, here we will dissect the Panel and explain how it works

Multiple Fixture Wiring

Multiple Fixture Wiring

Multiple fixtures operated by the same switch circuit.

Old Home / Wiring

Old Home Wiring

Dealing with wiring in old homes

Outlet, Half Switched

Half Switched Outlet

Half of the outlet operated by a switch and the other walk always hot.

Range Outlet

Range Outlet Wiring

Cooking Range Outlet wiring.

Series Switch Wiring

Series wired switches

Switches that are in series, meaning all switches must be on for the circuit to be on, when and why would this be used?

Split Circuit Outlet Wiring

Outlet plugs with each half run by separate circuits.

Sub-Panel

Sub Panel / Secondary service panels, how to use

Switch and Outlet Types

Switch and Outlets Types

Testing Equipment, How to Use

Testing Equipment How to use electrical testing Equipment

Tools, Basic Tools

Basic Tools

List of Basic Tools required to do Electrical Work

Trouble Shooting

Trouble Shooting

Trouble shooting home electrical problems / faults.

Wire Cable Types

Wire Cable Types

Electrical Wire Types

Wire Connections

Wire Connections How to join wires together, connecting a wire to an outlet.

Wire Routing Basics

Wire cable routing basics

Basic wire cable routing

Work Shop

Work Shop Wiring

Home Workshop Wiring

World, Electricity around the

World electrical standards

General Information on electrical standards around the world

 

 

 

 

   

 

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