Electrical Wiring Residential

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  • Edition: 15th
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2004-12-13
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning
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The Fifteenth Edition of this trusted resource is completely updated to the 2005 National Electrical Code®, and provides aspiring electricians the necessary foundation for learning all aspects of house wiring in order to 'meet Code.' The most comprehensive book of its kind on the market, Electrical Wiring Residential walks readers, room by room, through the proper wiring of a typical new residence, and features a complete set of full size plans and specifications that shows how Code requirements are applied throughout actual installations. This book explains and follows the NEC® using the metric system, and presents an ample quantity of electrical formulas that electricians need to know to be successful and competent on-the-job.

Table of Contents

General lnformatlon for Electrical lnstallatlons
Electrical Symbols and Outlets
Determlnlng the Required Number and Locatlon of Lightlng and Small Appliance Clrcuits
Conductor Sizes and Types
Wring Methods
Wire Connections
Voltage Drop, and Neutral Sizing for Services Conductors
Switch Control of Lighting Circuits
Receptacle Bonding and Induction Heating Resulting from Unusual Switch Connections
Ground-Fault Circuit Interrupters
Arc-Fault Circuit Interrupters
Transient Voltage Surge Suppressors
Immersion Detection Circuit Interrupters, and Appliance Leakage Detectors
Luminaires (Fixtures)
Ballasts and Lamps
Lightlng Branch-Circuit for the Front Bedroom
Lighting Branch-Circuit for the Master Bedroom
Lightlng Branch
Circuit-Bathrooms, Hallway
Lighting Branch-Circuit-Front Entry
Lighting Branch-Circuit and Small Appliance Circuits for the Kitchen
Lightlng Branch-Circuit for the Living Room
Lighting Branch-Circuit for the Study/Bedroom
Dryer Outlet and Lighting Circuit for the Laundry
Powder Room
Rear Entry Hall and Attic
Lighting Branch-Circuit for the Garage
Recreation Room
Llghtlng Branch Circuit, Receptacle Circuits for Workshop
Special-Purpose Outlets
Water Pump
Water Heater
Special-Purpose Outlets for Ranges
Counter-Mounted Cooking Units and Wall-Mounted Ovens
Special-Purpose Outlets - Food Waste Disposers and Dishwashers
Special-Purpose Outlets for the Bathroom Ceiling Heat/Vent/Lights, Attic Fans, Hydromassage Tubs
Special Purpose Outlets - Electric Heating, Air Conditioning
Gas and Oil Central Heating Systems
Telephone and Low-Voltage Signal Systems
Smoke, Heat, and Carbon Monoxide Alarms
Security Systems
Service-Entrance Equipment
Overcurrent Protection-Fuses and Circuit Breakers
Service-Entrance Calculations
Swimming Pools, Spas, Hot Tubs, and Hydromassage Baths
Wiring for the Future: Home Automation Systems
Standby Power Systems
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