Expert Electrical

  1. Cost Comparison: LEDs vs Traditional Halogen Lighting

    Cost Comparison: LEDs vs Traditional Halogen Lighting
    When it comes to home lighting, LED bulbs are the flashy new kid on the block, the one with the latest phone and the edgiest hair who casts everyone else in shadow as soon as they appear. But are we doing our faithful old halogen lights a disservice by all flocking to them and abandoning our trusted old friends? They...
  2. From Hospitals to Homes: Think Green, Go Green, Save Electricity

    All things are good in moderation. That’s the famous adage at least. Although this normally applies to cake, crisps and chocolate, this is a philosophy that should be transferred to other areas of life. Now, when many people think of moderation, sustainability is at the heart of their thoughts. With the cost of energy bills rising constantly, consumers have become...
  3. Greece Gets €235m to Improve Electricity Network: Should We Do The Same?

    March has been a pivotal month for the Greek economy as it begins to finally recover from the impacts of the crash in 2008. In order for businesses and homes alike to recover substantially, it is believed that the country needs a much improved energy system to fuel demand and prevent power cuts. What’s Happening Over in Greece? Now, help...
  4. Mood Streetlights: Coming to a Town Near You?

    Over the years, discussions about streetlight usage have intensified, with residents from across the world bemoaning a waste of electricity through the night while streets are lit without pedestrians. However, now, simply turning streetlights off and on is only part of the plans in place and now, as well as being sensitive to when people are in the area, new...
  5. The Advantages of PMA Conduit

    The Advantages of PMA Conduit
    PMA nylon conduit is a robust, tough type of conduit that is a technically better alternative to steel braided conduit in almost every way. Contrary to popular belief nylon conduit is stronger than steel braided conduit and is able to withstand a blow from a hammer. Although PMA conduit is available in many different grades, approximately 28 we only list...
  6. Omron Safety & Sensing Equipment - Photoelectric Sensors

    Omron Safety & Sensing Equipment - Photoelectric Sensors
    The Reason Why Omron Are One of The Market Leaders In Safety & Sensing Equipment Omron are one of the largest manufacturers for machine safety and sensing equipment in the world. They offer a high end, but affordable, solution to the majority of guarding and sensing applications, no matter how complex. They understand the importance of high quality, reliable products...
  7. How to Correctly Utilize Power Supplies and Transformers

    How to Correctly Utilize Power Supplies and Transformers
    In this day and age, most of the devices and equipment we utilize today are rather sensitive to fluctuations in voltage levels and power cuts. This is especially true in the case of equipment using nanotechnology. It is therefore paramount that one is able to provide the correct kind and amount of power from a reliable power supply source. Finding...
  8. How To Achieve The Best Circuit Protection

    How To Achieve The Best Circuit Protection
    RCBOs (residual current circuit breaker with overload protection) incorporate the latest features in safety and comply with the most up to date wiring policies and regulations. They operate on earth fault and current overload situations which means they operate like a combined MCB and RCD at the same time in one single pole device. On top of all that, the...
  9. Fitzgerald Energy Saving Luminaires

    Fitzgerald Energy Saving Luminaires
    LED is the future but T5 is more efficient and cost effective for warehouse lighting. Fitzgerald T5 fluorescent fittings with PIR sensor available at www.downlightsdirect.co.uk
  10. Gewiss Enclosure Article

    Gewiss Enclosure Article
    Gewiss plastic enclosures are a useful product in the electrical world and can be adapted to be useful in lots of different industries. In simple terms, an enclosure is a plastic box which is used to house delicate electrical components or many other types of products. There are lots of different sizes and varieties of Gewiss enclosure so there is...