Red Rhino makes its simple and easy to estimate circuit breakers.
Red Rhino is an Electrical Bidding Software that has labor for circuit breaker termination.
Note: You must get pricing from your supplier for the cost of circuit breakers.
You do that by sending your supplier a copy of the plans. Ask them to quote all circuit breakers and panels. They will send you a “lot price” (The total cost of all panels and circuit breakers).
Click here to watch video on How to estimate panels, switch gear and circuit breakers.
In the video, John Kelsey explains How to Estimate Panels Switch Gear & Circuit Breakers using Red Rhino an electrical bidding software.
This is how it works:
- Count circuit breakers from panel schedule drawing.
- Write quantities on take-off forms.
- Input quantity of circuit breakers into Red Rhino.
- Red Rhino Electrical Bidding Software displays circuit breaker termination labor.
Red Rhino electrical bidding software has circuit breaker termination labor for 1-pole, 2-pole and 3-pole circuit breakers up to 4000 amps.
When counting the circuit breakers, highlight them on the panel schedule to make sure you don’t count them twice.
Example of panel schedule
Tip: Do not count spare breakers or breaker spaces as they do not require any labor.
List quantity of circuit breakers on material take-off form.
Example of take-off form:
Input quantity of circuit breakers.
Example of circuit breaker list in Red Rhino product catalog:
Red Rhino electrical bidding software displays the labor time in minutes it takes for each circuit breaker.
Example of how Red Rhino displays labor for circuit breaker termination:
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Many customers report they double their estimating speed or better.
Red Rhino Electrical Estimating Software offers a 30 day free trial.
Just click the link below to sign up. You will immediately get access to our online software.
Training videos will guide you step by step to learn how to navigate.
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