Understanding the National Electrical Code
This book offers beginning and experienced electricians the ability to understand what the NECŪ requires, and simplifies this sometimes intimidating and confusing code. Users learn how to read the code, and how to apply the rules immediately. Excellent examples and lots of illustrations and tables help readers understand the rules, and why they are necessary. Tips, cautions, warnings and an excellent glossary make this a must-have resource.Features:-newly revised to cover the 1999 NECŪ code as it applies to electrical installations -excellent graphics, illustrations and explanations demystify the technical nature of the NECŪ, and make it easy to understand and apply -lots of examples show how to apply the code rules immediately in order to design, install, and inspect safe electrical systems -plenty of tips, cautions and warnings that are handy to experienced and novice electricians alike ALSO AVAILABLEStudent Workbook, ISBN: 0-7668-0351-1INSTRUCTOR SUPPLEMENTS CALL CUSTOMER SUPPORT TO ORDERInstructor's Manual, ISBN: 0-7668-0352-XComputerized Testbank, ISBN: 0-8273-8611-7
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