57-3-Way Switches & The Panel

A podcast trying to explain how to wire three and four way switches and how to safely work in your breaker box.  Please be careful – hire an electrician to tie in your feeds if you are not sure.  I can not be responsible for your actions!  Get someone who has done it before to […]

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56 – Outlet and switch wiring

This podcast looks at how to wire an outlet and a switch with a few variations thrown in for good measure.  3-ways will be covered in the next podcast, as will tying them into the main breaker panel. http://media.blubrry.com/hofpodcast/p/hofpodcast.com/wordpress/wp-content/uploads//hof-56-Electrical_6.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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55 – Ham Radio Primer

A little different track for a change, a podcast on Amateur Radio.  The author discusses the history of Ham (Amateur) Radio, the reasons for its existence, the different bands we can use, the different modes, a bit about the gear and licensing and how Hams have a history of helping people in need. Links of […]

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54 – Electrical Lay-out

In this podcast, we talk a bit about laying out your electrical wiring and start talking about installing it. http://media.blubrry.com/hofpodcast/p/hofpodcast.com/wordpress/wp-content/uploads//hof-54-Electrical_5.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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53 – Elect. Code Requirements

This podcast looks at the various code requirements you will have to be aware of when wiring your home. Links of Interest: Homeowner’s Guide for Residential Wiring http://media.blubrry.com/hofpodcast/p/hofpodcast.com/wordpress/wp-content/uploads//hof-53-Electrical_4.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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50 – Electrical Basics

The first show on electrical home wiring, focusing on the power that enters our homes and how to get it in with a new service and breaker box http://media.blubrry.com/hofpodcast/p/hofpodcast.com/wordpress/wp-content/uploads//hof-50-Electrical_1.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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49 Kitchen Plumbing & Vents

The final segment in the plumbing section looks at kitchens, which is rather simple, and a few housekeeping details such as ventilation requirements. http://media.blubrry.com/hofpodcast/p/hofpodcast.com/wordpress/wp-content/uploads//hof-49-Plumbing_5.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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48 – Bath Plumbing

An outline of how to rough-in a bath. I misspoke in mentioning the brand of my fixtures, Semptrol, when it is in fact Temptrol!  My Bad. Symmons Temptrol http://media.blubrry.com/hofpodcast/p/hofpodcast.com/wordpress/wp-content/uploads//hof-48-Plumbing_4.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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