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Why Electric Cars are the Future

As an electrician, how do you routinely get yourself from your business base to customers’ homes in order to carry out domestic electrical work? In such instances, it might not be practical for you to simply walk, cycle or use transport. After all, a fair few electrical products and pieces of electrical equipment could often need to join you on journeys. However, chances are y ...

Potentially Surprising Health Benefits of Ceiling Fans

As an electrician, you might have found many of your customers asking you to provide them with ceiling fans in Auckland, Wellington or, indeed, somewhere else entirely in New Zealand. It’s not hard to see the immediate appeal of ceiling fans, which work by spinning blades and consequently bringing about an airy breeze. This, in turn, can aid in cooling down the room. However, ...

AN INTRODUCTION TO PROXIMITY SENSORS AND HOW THEY CAN BE USED

A proximity sensor is a key feature in many modern-day homes and businesses and it can be used in a variety of ways. Here is a basic guide to how this versatile piece of equipment works and where you might find it helpful.  HOW DOES A PROXIMITY SENSOR WORK? A proximity sensor uses technology to sense the presence of something or detect that something is missing. There are man ...

8 TIPS FOR SAFELY USING A POWER BOARD

Power boards—sometimes called multi-socket boards, multi-plugs or multi-boxes—are small electrical boxes that allow you to plug multiple appliances or devices into one wall-mounted electrical socket. These can be very useful if your place of work or your home doesn't have enough electrical sockets, or if a socket isn't available in a certain area of the room.  Used correctly, ...

HOW TO CHOOSE THE RIGHT ELECTRICAL COMPONENTS

When you are planning a project that requires electrical components, it is crucial that you pick the right ones in order to make sure that everything works correctly and that your project is successful.  Here is a guide to help ensure you choose the right electrical components for the job.  KNOW WHAT YOUR PROJECT ENTAILS You can't buy the right components unless you know wha ...

THE IMPORTANCE OF EMERGENCY LIGHTING IN COMMERCIAL BUILDINGS

Emergency lighting is a very important feature in any commercial building. In fact, there are many times when it can act as a lifesaver. If the power goes down for any reason and you need to evacuate quickly and in an orderly fashion, being able to see clearly is critical to getting everyone out safely. Emergency lighting in Auckland operates during a power outage to make sure ...

How to prepare for camping? The ultimate guide

Whether you’re an experienced Circuit Tester Nz camper or you’re planning your first camping holiday, it’s important to be prepared. This means making sure you pack everything you need, and that you have a plan if the weather causes problems.  If you’ve never been camping before and you’re not sure how to prepare – or if you just need a reminder – we’re here to help. At Scott ...

The Importance of a Safety Circuit Tester

When it comes to electrical systems, safety is key. You need to make sure your electrics are safe not only when you first set them up, but for continuous use. The most effective and reliable way to do this is with a circuit tester. This will allow you to keep yourself and others safe while helping you to get the most out of your electrics, including ground wires. If you’re won ...

AN INTRODUCTION TO PATCH CABLES AND HOW THEY ARE USED

Patch cables, also known as patch leads or patch cords, are cables that connect one electronic or optical device with others - normally for signal routing purposes. It is commonplace for a variety of devices to be patched together to make a network.   Devices that are often patched together include computer systems (such as home PCs or office networks), television/AV setups, a ...

WHY CEILING FANS ARE GOOD AT BOTH HEATING AND COOLING

When you think of ceiling fans Auckland, the first thing that probably comes to mind is the cooling breeze generated by their gentle whirring on a summer's day.   However, many people don't fully understand how ceiling fans work and how they can benefit you during the cold weather as well as the hot.  Here's all you need to know about ceiling fans.  HOW A CEILING FAN COOLS Y ...

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