Electricity, Electronics, and Control Systems for Hvac

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  • Edition: 4th
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2007-10-18
  • Publisher: Pearson

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Electricity, Electronics, and Control Systems forHVAC was written to help readers understand how to install, troubleshoot and repair electrical parts of air-conditioning, heating, and refrigeration systems.The author uses over 20 years of experience to simplify electrical theory, show the operations of motors and controls and teach various troubleshooting techniques. Chapters are devoted to reading and writing diagrams and a unique chapter is included on how to find and keep a job. With strong visuals and a clear presentation, this book is simple enough for beginners yet detailed enough to serve as a reference in the field.For service technicians, HVAC technicians, contractors, and HVAC installers.

Table of Contents

Safety Practices for HVAC
Fundamentals of Electricity
Electrical Circuits
Meters and Tools for HVAC
Components, Symbols and Diagrams for HVAC and Refrigeration Systems
Reading and Writing Schematic (Ladder) and Wiring Diagrams
Magnetism, Alternating Current, and Power Distribution
Installing HVAC and Refrigeration systems
Single-Phase Open Motors
Single-Phase Hermetic Motors
Three-Phase Open Motors and Three-Phase Hermetic Compressors
Relays, Contactors, Solenoids, Motor Starters and Overcurrent Controls
Thermostats, Pressure Controls and Timers
Controls for Gas, Electric and Oil Heating Systems
Controls for Air Conditioning Systems
Electrical Control of Heat Pump Systems
Electrical Control of Refrigeration Systems
Troubleshooting Modern Refrigeration, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Control Circuitry and Systems
Electronic Devices for HVAC Systems
Direct Digital Controls (DDC) And Programmable Logic Controllers (PLCS)
Getting and Keeping an HVAC and Refrigeration Job
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