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The elements of the electrical installation: Electric cables

Electric cables or electrical conductors allow current to be carried throughout the home. The definition is simple, but the use of conductors is highly regulated in standard NF C 15-100. The conductors are made of copper, covered with colored plastic, a color that will indicate in some cases the type of wire (phase, neutral, or […]

The different types of electric wires

You have no doubt noticed that there are different types of wires for the household electrical installation. Before seeing why such a variety of electric wires, I will introduce you to those, you may encounter during your electrical work. A bit of vocabulary: electric wire, electric conductor, insulated conductor, and electric cable You will hear me […]