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VOTW: First Recycled Electric Vehicle

The Sustainable Inorganic Materials Management organization at KU Leuven is taking the saying “waste not, want not” to the next level with the introduction of Project Demeter’s electric vehicle made from recycled materials. Check out their video here:

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Electrical Fire at Brooklyn Jail

The jailhouse is rocking, but not with music. An electrical fire at the Metropolitan Detention Center in Brooklyn began a series of frigid events for inmates, staff, and the community. On January 27, an electrical panel that broke down caught fire and then the generator switch melted. The facility was unable to use generator power […]

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Mythbusters Jr. Magnet Magic

The original Mythbusters television show premiered in 2003 on the Discovery Channel with 296 episodes through its 2016 finale. Always a popular and beloved show by viewers, a spin-off, Mythbusters Jr., with original host Adam Savage aired its first episode in early January 2019. This time, Mr. Savage and a group of bright, curious children […]

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VOTW: Be Mine, Valentine NECCO Candy Save

Never fear! Ferrara Candy has come to the rescue and will have candy hearts ready for Valentine’s Day.  Here’s a look back at the “B-LOVE”d treats’ original manufacturer (the now bankrupt Necco) and another of its well-known products, the often-mocked Necco wafers.

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Top 10 Most Read EA blog posts of 2018

The Electrical Apparatus magazine blog was one of the first digital supplements to our monthly magazine beginning in the summer of 2011. One of the firsts posts was a preview of the July 2011 issue. The blog has evolved over the years sharing timely news, previews of upcoming issues and trade shows, extra photographs from […]

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Sponsored Content: New EA advertiser opportunity

Barks Publications, Inc., publishers of Electrical Apparatus magazine and its supplements, is excited to announce that we will be offering sponsored content as an advertising opportunity of which our print advertisers can take advantage and allowing them to share their white papers and technical work in their own words. The sponsored content will be published […]

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Who’s Who of EASA speakers

The educational sessions at the 2018 convention cover a variety of topics from sales to technical issues. Each year, the latest industry trends and questions are explored with experts to help guide the conversations in each session. Here are just some of the diverse group of speakers you will see this year are: Sales: Keith […]

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WEFTEC and CWIEME Chicago 2017 preview

Electrical Apparatus magazine editors and staff had a great time covering and exploring both the WEFTEC and CWIEME Chicago expos. Our full coverage will be in the upcoming November issue, but as a special treat we thought we would share some of our favorite photos from the shows. Look for more photos and coverage in […]

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Electrical Apparatus Show podcast is coming soon!

The brand new Electrical Apparatus Show podcast is coming soon! If you were ever curious about what an interview with EA editors is like or if the EA writing team has a sense of humor, the new biweekly podcast is meant for you. The Electrical Apparatus Show podcast will feature recent industry news, briefs on […]

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Classified Advertising: Training & Education category

For decades, Electrical Apparatus has featured a classified advertising section in each issue as a way to better serve the needs of our industry. Over time the classified advertising section and changed and grown. One of our more recent changes is the creation of the Training and Education category. This newer category gives technical schools, companies, and trade organizations […]

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