Tools

CK Mighty Rod- Review

28 July 2015

Have you tried the CK Mighty Rod?  A product review from TradeSkills4u. . Product review CK Tools – ‘Mighty Rod’ As an electrician, cable running is a routine part of the job, however pushing through cable and hoping it will appear at the other end can be a frustrating headache at times!  If you’ve so […]

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Cordless Drills- Best Sellers

31 May 2015

Cordless drills are an essential part of an electrician’s tool kit. It’s always interesting to know which models are the best sellers when upgrading. You can check them out here: Bestselling Cordless Impact Drivers No more aching wrist! My Dewalt impact driver is my favorite piece of kit and I now look forward to installing fixings. […]

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The Electrical Industry Awards

7 August 2013

  The Electrical Industry Awards 2013 It’s that time of year again where all of the electrical industry experts are gearing up for this years Electrical Industry Awards 2013 The Electrical Industry Awards showcases the very best of what the electrical industry has to offer across products, personalities and progress. The judging panel includes some […]

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Electrical Design Genie Software

21 May 2013

This video from the ECA and the NICEIC gives an overview of the latest software to aid electrical design for electricians and electrical engineers. The Design Genie Software enables full electrical design and calculation to the requirements of BS 7671.  It is designed for ease of use by electrical contractors and consists of a main design interface […]

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Torque Screwdrivers and Settings

21 July 2012

This article gives some info to electricians about electrical torque screwdrivers and terminal torque setting specs for various manufacturers of MCBs, RCBOs and Consumer Units. Torque screwdrivers for electricians–  Electrical connections that are loose can cause arcing, whereas over tightening can cause the screw to cut through the wire and damage the connection.  The 17th […]

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Electrician’s Gadgets and Tools

12 September 2011

The Electrician’s Blog Gadgets category is where you will find info about tools and gadgets to help make your life as an electrician easier. There’s usually more than one way to do a job and having the right tools is the key to carrying out electrical work quickly and efficiently. Simple gadgets like a head […]

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Knipex Adjustable Grips

19 September 2010

Essential Electrician’s Tools Knipex Adjustable Aligator Grips Sometimes known as Waterpump Pliers or Pipe Grips. These are an essential tool for any electrician.  They are extremely useful for working with conduit or any pipework and can get you out of  many a sticky situation when pliers won’t do the trick. The best price I can find for […]

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DeWalt Half Price Offer

28 April 2010

DeWalt XRP 18V Li-Ion Cordless Combi Drill Was £299.99 Now Only £149.99  . 40min Charger 3-Speed Variable 13mm Keyless Chuck  22 Torque Settings  Electric Brake Replaceable Brushes Fan-Cooled Motor Rubber-Coated Grip Limited stock at Screwfix. ElectriciansBlog.co.uk

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