Basics http://ecmweb.com/taxonomy/term/6597/more en Florida Adopts 5th Edition of Florida Building Code and 2011 National Electrical Code http://ecmweb.com/basics/florida-adopts-5th-edition-florida-building-code-and-2011-national-electrical-code <div class="node-body article-body">The Florida Building Commission has adopted the 5th Edition of the Florida Building Code and 2011 National Electrical Code with an effective date of July 1, 2015. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/basics/florida-adopts-5th-edition-florida-building-code-and-2011-national-electrical-code" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/basics/florida-adopts-5th-edition-florida-building-code-and-2011-national-electrical-code#comments Basics News Thu, 04 Jun 2015 14:52:00 +0000 119791 at http://ecmweb.com Kill That Watt http://ecmweb.com/electrical-testing/kill-watt <div class="node-body article-body">Kilowatt calculations typically are used to determine the amounts of power used by inductive loads such as motors. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/electrical-testing/kill-watt" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/electrical-testing/kill-watt#comments Electrical Testing Electrical Calculations Electrical Theory Thu, 14 May 2015 12:00:00 +0000 117221 at http://ecmweb.com Watt’s Going on in That Circuit? http://ecmweb.com/electrical-testing/watt-s-going-circuit <div class="node-body article-body">Using the simple E x I watt calculation will help you make informed decisions about lamping replacements and other upgrades.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/electrical-testing/watt-s-going-circuit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/electrical-testing/watt-s-going-circuit#comments Electrical Testing Electrical Calculations Lighting & Control Thu, 16 Apr 2015 19:50:00 +0000 114221 at http://ecmweb.com Sensitive Electronic Grounding in Industrial Locations http://ecmweb.com/nec/sensitive-electronic-grounding-industrial-locations <div class="node-body article-body">Thirty to 35 years ago, distributed control systems (DCSs), along with new analog and digital instrument systems, were in their infancy.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/nec/sensitive-electronic-grounding-industrial-locations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/nec/sensitive-electronic-grounding-industrial-locations#comments Bonding & Grounding NEC Ops & Maintenance Tue, 07 Apr 2015 19:39:00 +0000 113431 at http://ecmweb.com Easy Energy Savings, From the Ground Up http://ecmweb.com/electrical-testing/easy-energy-savings-ground <div class="node-body article-body">Poor bonding and grounding practices can lead to energy waste.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/electrical-testing/easy-energy-savings-ground" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/electrical-testing/easy-energy-savings-ground#comments Bonding & Grounding Electrical Testing Installation Tips Tue, 24 Feb 2015 22:25:00 +0000 109981 at http://ecmweb.com The Path of Least Resistance http://ecmweb.com/electrical-testing/path-least-resistance <div class="node-body article-body">Understanding how electricity flows through a circuit</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/electrical-testing/path-least-resistance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/electrical-testing/path-least-resistance#comments Electrical Testing Electrical Theory Tue, 24 Feb 2015 12:00:00 +0000 109891 at http://ecmweb.com Implied Impedance http://ecmweb.com/electrical-testing/implied-impedance <div class="node-body article-body">Basic mathematical equations and how you might apply them in the field.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/electrical-testing/implied-impedance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/electrical-testing/implied-impedance#comments Electrical Testing Electrical Theory Tue, 27 Jan 2015 20:45:00 +0000 107451 at http://ecmweb.com Lightning Protection System Basics http://ecmweb.com/design/lightning-protection-system-basics <div class="node-body article-body">Every year I spend the holidays with my mother in Wisconsin. 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