ECN Electrical Forum - Discussion Forums for Electricians, Inspectors and Related Professionals
ECN Shout Chat
Recent Posts
Square D "All-In-One" Panelboard
by NORCAL - 11/30/21 12:48 PM
Where is Everyone?
by luckyshadow - 11/21/21 10:14 AM
It's been an interesting career
by The Watt Doctor - 11/19/21 09:56 AM
Well I am back to stay (nearly 6 years)
by The Watt Doctor - 11/19/21 09:17 AM
Motor Load Relationships Between Fans and Pumps
by The Watt Doctor - 11/18/21 09:24 AM
New in the Gallery:
240/208 to a house
240/208 to a house
by wa2ise, October 9
Now you know.
Now you know.
by Tom_Horne, September 7
Who's Online Now
1 members (Scott35), 44 guests, and 17 robots.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Previous Thread
Next Thread
Print Thread
Rate Thread
Joined: Jan 2001
Posts: 29
sam Offline OP
where can i find information on installing a transfer switch and backup generator? we now have a battery backup system but am looking for alternate or a better system . any information will be helpful. Sam

Joined: Oct 2000
Posts: 5,389
I've got a lot of generator/t-switch links, they are easy to find. One item i have on order ( and have high hopes for) is a generator/t-switch standard. This can be found at

[This message has been edited by sparky (edited 03-01-2001).]

Joined: Oct 2000
Posts: 5,389
one for the gipper;

[This message has been edited by sparky (edited 03-01-2001).]

Joined: Oct 2000
Posts: 5,389
NECA-EGSA 404-2000, Installing Generator sets

13 pages of contents as follows;

Lifting & moving gen-sets
lifting points
four point lift method
lifting gen-sets equipped with accessories

Generator Set installation procedures
electrical connections
exhaust system
fuel supply
air requirements
spare parts

Energizing and testing the gen-set
pre-energizing procedures
starting engine for the first time
performance testing
acceptance testing

Annex A; Reference standards

[Linked Image]

Link Copied to Clipboard

Tools for Electricians
Tools for Electricians

* * * * * * *

2020 Master Electrician Exam Preparation Combos
2020 NEC Electrician
Exam Prep Combos:
Master / Journeyman


Member Spotlight
Belmond Iowa US
Posts: 44
Joined: August 2005
Top Posters(30 Days)
Admin 3
dsk 2
Popular Topics(Views)
286,319 Are you busy
218,766 Re: Forum
204,920 Need opinion
Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.7.5