ECN Electrical Forum - Discussion Forums for Electricians, Inspectors and Related Professionals

ECN Shout Chat
Top Posters(30 Days)
Admin 17
Recent Posts
Old decora style outlets
by Admin. 03/25/17 11:40 AM
ESA Arc flash course
by TheShockDoctors. 03/24/17 10:15 AM
fuse rejectors
by HotLine1. 03/24/17 07:53 AM
Another Forum Update
by Admin. 03/22/17 03:04 PM
Dining room plugs
by watersparkfalls. 03/21/17 10:31 PM
New in the Gallery:
SE cable question
Popular Topics(Views)
231,451 Are you busy
166,159 Re: Forum
160,618 Need opinion
Who's Online Now
0 registered members (), 48 guests, and 11 spiders.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Previous Thread
Next Thread
Print Thread
Rate This Thread
#37293 - 04/23/04 10:48 PM Aha - my chance!!  
BuggabooBren  Offline
Member
Joined: Nov 2001
Posts: 328
NM
I noticed in another post a mention of an estimating course or class. I actually am supposed to find an estimating class and take it. Any recommendations?


Work Gear for Electricians and the Trades

#37294 - 04/28/04 11:51 PM Re: Aha - my chance!!  
The Watt Doctor  Offline
Member
Joined: Dec 2001
Posts: 435
Mont Belvieu, TX
Buggaboo,
I've never taken any classes, but I've read a few books. Ed Tyler's book, "Estimating Electrical Construction" is the book I got the most from. I took his format, and developed an excel spreadsheet that I used to use. My former company still uses it. Mike Holt's estimating book is pretty good.

Good Luck,
Doc


The Watt Doctor
Altura Cogen
Channelview, TX

#37295 - 04/28/04 11:54 PM Re: Aha - my chance!!  
BuggabooBren  Offline
Member
Joined: Nov 2001
Posts: 328
NM
Thanks, Doc. I'll see if I can get a copy of the book on my group's budget.



Member Spotlight
AllClear
AllClear
Belmond Iowa US
Posts: 44
Joined: August 2005
Show All Member Profiles 
Featured:

2017 NEC and Related
2017 NEC
Now Available!

Shout Box
Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.6.0
Page Time: 0.011s Queries: 14 (0.002s) Memory: 0.7488 MB (Peak: 0.8731 MB) Zlib enabled. Server Time: 2017-03-25 23:39:22 UTC