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#37293 04/23/04 09:48 PM
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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?

#37294 04/28/04 10:51 PM
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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


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Thanks, Doc. I'll see if I can get a copy of the book on my group's budget.


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