Test & Measurement http://ecmweb.com/taxonomy/term/6624/more en Tip of the Week: Are Your Motors Getting Hit by Transients? http://ecmweb.com/electrical-testing/tip-week-are-your-motors-getting-hit-transients <div class="node-body article-body">A power monitor can provide the data to determine when a transient event occurred and how long it lasted.</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/electrical-testing/tip-week-are-your-motors-getting-hit-transients" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/electrical-testing/tip-week-are-your-motors-getting-hit-transients#comments Monitoring & Measurement Motors Test & Measurement Transients Electrical Testing Mon, 27 Mar 2017 17:22:00 +0000 146801 at http://ecmweb.com Tip of the Week: Take the time to learn what your test equipment can do for you. http://ecmweb.com/electrical-testing/tip-week-take-time-learn-what-your-test-equipment-can-do-you <div class="node-body article-body">Your equipment may come with worthwhile features that you're not using.</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/electrical-testing/tip-week-take-time-learn-what-your-test-equipment-can-do-you" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/electrical-testing/tip-week-take-time-learn-what-your-test-equipment-can-do-you#comments Test & Measurement Electrical Testing Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:00:00 +0000 145601 at http://ecmweb.com Amy_Lv/iStock/Thinkstock Tip of the Week: Test Equipment Safety Rules http://ecmweb.com/electrical-testing/tip-week-test-equipment-safety-rules <div class="node-body article-body">The more specialized the equipment, the more specialized the safety rules should be.</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/electrical-testing/tip-week-test-equipment-safety-rules" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/electrical-testing/tip-week-test-equipment-safety-rules#comments Test & Measurement Electrical Testing Safety Mon, 23 Jan 2017 15:06:00 +0000 144701 at http://ecmweb.com Tip of the Week: Test and Measurement http://ecmweb.com/electrical-testing/tip-week-test-and-measurement <div class="node-body article-body">Here are some ways to keep the leads on your digital multimeters in good working condition.</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/electrical-testing/tip-week-test-and-measurement" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/electrical-testing/tip-week-test-and-measurement#comments Test & Measurement Electrical Testing Mon, 07 Nov 2016 15:00:00 +0000 142171 at http://ecmweb.com Tip of the Week: Avoid Equipment Failures with a Fine-Tuned Testing Program http://ecmweb.com/electrical-testing/tip-week-avoid-equipment-failures-fine-tuned-testing-program <div class="node-body article-body">Include tests that can detect impending failures and prevent them from happening.</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/electrical-testing/tip-week-avoid-equipment-failures-fine-tuned-testing-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/electrical-testing/tip-week-avoid-equipment-failures-fine-tuned-testing-program#comments Test & Measurement Electrical Testing Mon, 15 Aug 2016 14:11:00 +0000 138861 at http://ecmweb.com How to Stop Your Emergency Generator Dead in its Tracks http://ecmweb.com/power-quality/how-stop-your-emergency-generator-dead-its-tracks <div class="field-byline"> Skip Tessier, Jr., Hartford Steam Boiler Inspection and Insurance Co. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Do you own, operate, or maintain diesel emergency or standby generators? </div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/power-quality/how-stop-your-emergency-generator-dead-its-tracks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/power-quality/how-stop-your-emergency-generator-dead-its-tracks#comments Test & Measurement Contractor Power Quality Silver Fri, 22 Jul 2016 19:00:00 +0000 138191 at http://ecmweb.com The Human and Technical Sides to Electrical Testing http://ecmweb.com/test-measurement/human-and-technical-sides-electrical-testing <div class="node-body article-body">On the surface, electrical testing and measurement is all about numbers. It’s a straightforward process of gathering data that, when properly collected and analyzed, reveals essential information about the status and condition of electrical components and systems.</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/test-measurement/human-and-technical-sides-electrical-testing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/test-measurement/human-and-technical-sides-electrical-testing#comments Test & Measurement Silver Tue, 19 Jul 2016 15:44:00 +0000 137921 at http://ecmweb.com The Evolution of Maintenance — Part 2 http://ecmweb.com/blog/evolution-maintenance-part-2 <div class="node-body blog-body">A year ago, I wrote about advancements taking place in the field of electrical maintenance</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/blog/evolution-maintenance-part-2" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/blog/evolution-maintenance-part-2#comments Test & Measurement content Contractor Silver Industry Viewpoint Mon, 18 Jul 2016 20:58:00 +0000 138011 at http://ecmweb.com Tip of the Week: Take Proper Care of Your Test and Measurement Equipment http://ecmweb.com/electrical-testing/tip-week-take-proper-care-your-test-and-measurement-equipment <div class="node-body article-body">Replacing a digital multimeter is costly, so avoid uses that are likely to damage it.</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/electrical-testing/tip-week-take-proper-care-your-test-and-measurement-equipment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/electrical-testing/tip-week-take-proper-care-your-test-and-measurement-equipment#comments Test & Measurement Electrical Testing Mon, 20 Jun 2016 14:08:00 +0000 137051 at http://ecmweb.com Tip of the Week: The Steps in a Safe Test and Measurement Sequence http://ecmweb.com/electrical-testing/tip-week-steps-safe-test-and-measurement-sequence <div class="node-body article-body">Methodical testing procedures will help ensure safety</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/electrical-testing/tip-week-steps-safe-test-and-measurement-sequence" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/electrical-testing/tip-week-steps-safe-test-and-measurement-sequence#comments Basics Test & Measurement Electrical Testing Mon, 25 Apr 2016 14:23:00 +0000 135041 at http://ecmweb.com mihalec/iStock/Thinkstock