Grounding Versus Bonding: Part 1 Q&A

A question from our reader, regarding Grounding  VS  Bonding  Part 1 Question:  Great info but is bonding the enclosures ( J boxes ) better than using grounding bushings? Answer: Greetings, That is a good question! Let’s take a look at both of these grounding and bonding methods and see if we […]

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Grounding Requirements for Portable Generators

By: Stan Turkel. Portable generators are useful for when temporary or remote power is needed. Knowing when to ground a generator is critical for operator safety. OSHA guidelines can keep you safe and help you avoid any electrical violations. The principal function of the system ground, or grounding electrode, (ground […]

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Grounding Versus Bonding: Part 1

By: Jerry Durham, JADE Learning. The terms Grounding and Bonding are found throughout the NEC text, and while they are seemingly interchangeable terms, they are actually two distinct procedures when it comes to the National Electrical Code, as well as the installation of electrical equipment. The act of “grounding” (versus […]

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How Do I Renew My Alabama Electrical License

3 Steps to Renew My Alabama Electrical License Step 1 – When Does My Alabama Electrical License Expire: The expiration date for your Alabama electrical license can vary. Electrical licenses in Alabama expire every two years on one of the following days: March 30th June 30th September 30th December 30th […]

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How Do I Renew My Oregon Electrical License

3 Steps to Renew My Oregon Electrical License Step 1 – When Does My Oregon Electrical License Expire: There are two different Oregon electrical license deadlines to consider. The first is October 1st 2018.  This deadline is for Journeyman (J) and Limited Residential Electricians (LR). The second deadline is October […]

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How Do I Renew My South Dakota Electrical License

3 Steps to Renew My South Dakota Electrical License Step 1 – When Does My South Dakota Electrical License Expire: South Dakota electrical licenses expire every 2 years on June 30th (even years). South Dakota electrical licenses will expire on June 30th 2018. In order to continue working and keep an […]

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