How I wired a crane remote to run a magnet controller with Lift, Fan (Dribble), and Drop.
Wiring Diagram & Operator Instructions included. (2018)
Pictures & brief descriptions of several projects I did at a “Tank Farm”. (2014-2015)
A web page I wrote to calculate various Short Circuit and Arc Flash values
at an industrial site, while doing an NFPA 70E-compliant Arc Flash Survey.
An instruction page I wrote for a site’s Operators,
to help them use a new ASD / VFD.
(Which I laminated & attached near the ASD) (2014)
Pictures & short descriptions of some work I did at a different “Tank Farm”. (2013-2014)
Pictures & short descriptions of how I installed Current Transducers on the feeder conductors in each inverter, at a Solar Farm. (2012)
Instructions I wrote for our crew to identically wire dozens of “Combiner Boxes” at a Solar Farm. (2012)
Instructions I wrote for us to rewire the circuits at a Solar Farm. (2012)
Pictures & short descriptions of how I fabricated & installed a custom radio & pendant control panel, for two newly installed multi-trolley, multi-hoist cranes – a detailed description of the procedure I followed, including “as-built” photos for each step. (2012)
My Custom Wiring Diagrams for the above. (2012)
A Crane’s Manufacturer Wiring Diagrams that I revised – showing how I installed a “Transfer Switch”, to select between a newly-installed “Radio” control and the existing “Pendant”. Includes a detailed description of work done. (2012)
“As-built” photos of the above. (2012)
A document I wrote about “VFD Adjustment” – and why “not just anyone” should be allowed to do this. (2012)
Descriptions of how I did installation, troubleshooting, and repairs at several difficult crane electrical jobs. (2012)
Pictures of all single- and multi-unit Electrical “Services” installed by me (2007-2011)
Many pages of the basics – for anyone starting in the trade to know & follow... (2009-)