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Encyclopedia > Electrical equipment

A piece of electrical equipment is a machine, powered by electricity and usually consists of an enclosure, a variety of electrical components and often a power switch. Wind turbines A machine is any mechanical or organic device that transmits or modifies energy to perform or assist in the performance of tasks. ... Lightning strikes during a night-time thunderstorm. ... An electrical enclosure is a cabinet for electrical equipment to protect the contents from the environment, mount switches, knobs and displays and to prevent electrical shock. ... It has been suggested that this article or section be merged into Electrical element. ... Electrical switches. ...

Examples of Electrical Equipment

Cathodic Protection Rectifiers are AC powered electrical equipment that provide direct current for impressed current cathodic protection systems. ... Fire alarm control panel (top) and graphic annunciator (bottom) for Potomac Hall, at James Madison University. ... A major appliance is a large machine which accomplishes some routine housekeeping task, which includes purposes such as cooking, food preservation, or cleaning, whether in a household, institutional, commercial or industrial setting. ... The integrated circuit from an Intel 8742, a 8-bit microcontroller that includes a CPU running at 12 MHz, 128 bytes of RAM, 2048 byte of EPROM, and I/O in the same chip. ... A power tool is a tool with a motor. ... Electric egg beater Small appliance refers to a class of home appliances that are semi-portable or which are used on tabletops, countertops, or other platforms. ...

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No person other than the holder of an electrical inspector's certificate of qualification shall be appointed to act as electrical inspector and to enforce the act as electrical inspector and to enforce the act or any applicable resolution or ordinance within his or her jurisdiction.
No electrical installation subject to inspection by the board shall be newly connected or reconnected for use until there is filed with the electrical utility supplying power a certificate of the property owner or licensed electrician directing the work that inspection has been requested and that the conditions of the installation are safe for energization.
Electrical contractors or installers failing to notify the inspector of such times as the project is ready for inspection shall be considered in violation of Rule 14 and may be guilty of a misdemeanor under §81-2143 of the Nebraska Revised Statutes.
EUROPA - Enterprise & Industry - Electrical Equipment: Low Voltage Directive (LVD) (493 words)
The Directive covers electrical equipment designed for use with a voltage rating of between 50 and 1000 V for alternating current and between 75 and 1500 V for direct current.
For most electrical equipment, the health aspects of emissions of Electromagnetic Fields are also under the domain of the Low Voltage Directive.
For electrical equipment within its scope, the Directive provides the Requirements with respect to health and safety covering all risks, thus ensuring that electrical equipment is safe in its intended use.
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