Electrical Wiring Residential
ELECTRICAL WIRING RESIDENTIAL, 17E, updated to comply with the 2011 National Electrical Code, is a bestselling book that has already helped many students learn the basics of residential wiring in both new and existing homes This text uses a practical approach and comprehensive coverage to guide your students step-by-step through the critical tasks and responsibilities that face today's professional residential electricians. With coverage of energy conservation laws like Title 24, as well as today's important concepts such as ground fault circuit interrupters, smoke, heat, and carbon monoxide alarms, 2011 NEC requirements for house wiring, and Solar Photovoltaic Systems, your students can feel confident they are getting the very latest in industry standards and procedures. A unique feature of ELECTRICAL WIRING RESIDENTIAL, 17E is the sets of plans in the back of the book that offer your students opportunities for hands-on practice in interpreting and applying Code requirements, making this an ideal resource for your students who will work in the residential electrical industry. This book also contains updated Illustrations coordinated with the latest NEC regulations.
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This book may have all of the information an electrician needs, but as a textbook it is nearly useless. The questions at the end of a chapter are not necessarily answered in that chapter, and in some cases, I couldn't find an answer anywhere in this book. The questions are some of the most loosely worded, and confusing I have ever encountered. As I have not yet tried to use it as a guide in the field, I have no clue whether it would be useful. I suspect a tradesman would have to become intimately familiar with the book to know where to find things. I could not find things using the index. I am not liking this book at all.
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General Information for Electrical Installations
Electrical Symbols and Outlets
Determining the Required Number of Lighting Outlets Receptacle Outlets and SmallAppliance Branch Circuits
Conductor Sizes and Types Wiring Methods Wire Connections Voltage Drop Neutral Conductor Sizing for Services
Conductor IdentificationSwitch Control of Lighting Circuits BondingGrounding of Wiring Devices Induction Heating
GroundFault Circuit Interrupters ArcFault Circuit Interrupters Surge Protective Devices Immersion Detection Circuit Interrupters and Appliance Leak...
Luminaires Ballasts and Lamps
Lighting Branch Circuit for the Front Bedroom
SpecialPurpose OutletsFood Waste Disposer H Dishwasher I
SpecialPurpose Outlets for the Bathroom Ceiling HeatVentLights K J the Attic Fan L and the Hydromassage Tub A
SpecialPurpose OutletsElectric Heating M Air Conditioning N
Gas and Oil Central Heating Systems
Television Telephone and LowVoltage Signal Systems
Smoke Heat and Carbon Monoxide Alarms and Security Systems
Overcurrent ProtectionFuses and Circuit Breakers
Lighting Branch Circuit for the Master Bedroom
Lighting Branch CircuitBathrooms Hallway
Lighting Branch CircuitFront Entry Porch
Lighting Branch Circuit and SmallAppliance Circuits for the Kitchen
Lighting Branch Circuit for the Living Room
Lighting Branch Circuit for the StudyBedroom
Dryer Outlet Lighting and Receptacle Circuits for the Laundry Powder Room Rear Entry Hall and Attic
Lighting Branch Circuit for the Garage
Lighting Branch Circuit Receptacle Circuits for Workshop
SpecialPurpose OutletsWater Pump Water Heater
SpecialPurpose Outlets for Ranges CounterMounted Cooking Unit G and WallMounted Oven F
Swimming Pools Spas Hot Tubs and Hydromassage Baths
Wiring for the Future Home Automation Systems
Standby Power Systems
Residential UtilityInteractive Photovoltaic Systems
Specifications for Electrical WorkSingleFamily Dwelling
Plans for SingleFamily Dwelling