Audel House Wiring

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John Wiley & Sons, Oct 13, 2004 - Technology & Engineering - 240 pages
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Home wiring is serious business

That's why, especially if you're not an electrician, you need the clear, well-ordered guidance in this book-the same one you may have seen in your father's toolbox. Now fully updated to cover home networking and other 21st century developments, this all-new edition gives you the guidelines, rules, and step-by-step instructions you need to do the job safely and with confidence.
* Understand how to use the National Electrical Code (NEC) and meet its requirements
* Install a safe electrical service entrance and branch circuits
* Use the appropriate cables, wires, conduits, and boxes for your home's needs
* Find specialized information about electric heating, mobile home wiring, and other unique applications
* Learn to install wiring for cable TV, telephones, broadband Internet, home networks, and security systems
* Be able to make accurate load calculations
 

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Contents

Wiring Basics
1
Electrical Services
11
Branch Circuits and Loads
47
Materials and Methods
61
Wiring for Electrical House Heating
117
Mobile Homes
127
Cable TV Broadband Telephoneand Security
135
How to Wire a House
147
Calculations for Dwellings
183
Farm Buildings
193
Audio and Home Theater Installations
199
The Internet as Entertainment
213
Index
221
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Paul Rosenberg (Chicago, IL) is a leading voice in the electrical industry. A master electrician with extensive experience in the industry as an apprentice, electrician, foreman, superintendent, project manager, purchasing agent, estimator, contractor, supplier, manufacturer’s rep., and designer, Paul is often called upon for expert testimony for legal cases involving the electrical industry. He has developed training courses and is the author of many electrical books, including six Audel electrical titles.

 An instructor at Iowa State University, he has written for all the major industry publications and is also the author of Audel Electrical Course for Apprentices & Journeymen, 4th Edition.

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