Category Archives: Electrical Estimating

Lucky’s Blog

Here is a link to an interesting post about arc-flash on Lucky’s Blog. Let me know what you think.

http://glenluckydrake.blogspot.com/2018/08/dont-send-me-two-people-look-at-arc.html

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Estimating Excel-lence: The Power of Spreadsheets, Part 2

The issue of Electrical Contractor Magazine is available online. This month features part 2 of a series about using spreadsheets. Click on the magazine cover to go directly to the estimating article.

Work Smarter, Not Harder

000_EC0618_Cover-largeThe issue of Electrical Contractor Magazine is available online. This month I am starting a series about using spreadsheets. Click on the magazine cover to go directly to the estimating article.

Old Buildings Rule

The May issue of Electrical Contractor Magazine is available online. This month I wrote about working on historical buildings. Click on the magazine cover to go directly to the estimating article.

Laboring Over Columns

The April issue of Electrical Contractor Magazine is available online. This month we  will be Laboring Over Columns. Click on the magazine cover to go directly to the estimating article.

More Ground Wires Please

I just found a first for my career. A specification for a school project in Kansas requires individual grounds in multi circuit homeruns. First it was no shared neutrals, and now it is no shared grounds. For this project, a 3 circuit homerun get 3 hots, 3 neutrals and 3 grounds.

Is this an upcoming code change?

From Hazards to New Customers

The March issue of Electrical Contractor Magazine is available online. This month we talk about making the best of opportunities to win new customers. Click on the magazine cover to go directly to the estimating article.