Jfc manual Generator connection
Outside location for manual gen connection Main jfc electrical service in the tenant space 600 amp 480v panel Panel schedule for 480v 600 amp main distribution panel 200amp 120/208v panel 120/208v panel schedule 75 KVA transformer 480v Sub panel 480v sub panel circuit directory Gear in main electrical room 600amp jfc main service disconnect Potential…Read More
Residential and commercial electricians are certified by the State of Washington. What does that mean for me?
Not all electricians are the same. As a matter of fact, there are various levels of certification available for electricians in the State of Washington. Only residential or commercial journeymen are allowed to perform electrical service work within the home. This means that there are certain things the journeyman must to do obtain certification. The…Read More
Five reasons to permit your electrical project
1. Required by washington state law 2. To ensure wiring meets local codes. Cutting corners on an installation can be easy when a contractor knows that no electrical inspector still be checking on the work. 3. To prevent problems with homeowners insurance claims relating to electrical fires. 4. Contractors that are willing to pull permits…Read More
Flir Level one Certification Seattle, WA
WA Electric has a level 1 Flir thermographer on staff. We have taken the training directly from flir.Read More
WA Electric conduit work
Lashing utility conductors
In Tacoma we removed 1949 vintage 2000 amp switch gear.
Many sections of this gear had 6 -7 foot long sections of bussing making the electrical connections. It took three commercial electricians and one carpenter working long days all week long to complete this job.Read More
Warehouse managers, cut semi loading time in half.
WA Electric’s commercial electricians wired up this automatic 480v Senco doc levelor. Speeds up loading and unloading for this Tukwila company. It even has LED lights.Read More
What is a brownout? This Renton PSE customer was experiencing mysterious dimming lights.
This problem had been going on for Weeks, with the customer spending both time and money trying to locate the problem. In less than one hour found a very serious arcing fault in the cable. A bad connection developed on the roof at the overhead service drop. It melted through the insulation, tape, and even…Read More
Electrical infrared thermal imaging in Seattle
Look closely and you will see WA Electric’s IR scan sticker. Washington Electric now performs thermal scans for Seattle based Sundard. The infrared image is of me with my level 2 thermography suit on. Notice the face shield outline.Read More