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Wiring Simplified Based on the 2008 National Electrical Code

ISBN-10: 0971977933
ISBN-13: 9780971977938
Edition: 42nd
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Description: Revised and completely updated for the 2008 National Electric Code, this small manual continues its 75-year history ofnbsp;demonstrating how to install safe, convenient, and economical wiring.nbsp;Encouraging readers to tacklenbsp;jobs small and  More...

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Book details

List price: $14.95
Edition: 42nd
Publisher: Park Publishing, Incorporated
Publication date: 6/1/2008
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 243
Size: 5.50" wide x 8.25" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.638
Language: English

Revised and completely updated for the 2008 National Electric Code, this small manual continues its 75-year history ofnbsp;demonstrating how to install safe, convenient, and economical wiring.nbsp;Encouraging readers to tacklenbsp;jobs small and large, the guide covers everything from repairing a table lamp to wiring a whole house. After introducing the basics—standards, codes, safety practices, and an overviewnbsp;of how electricity is measured and delivered—chaptersnbsp;show how to design anbsp;layoutnbsp;for lights, switches, and receptacles; run a line from a utility pole;nbsp;install wires, circuits, and grounds; and handle special projects such as replacing old wiringnbsp;and wiring detached garages and accessory buildings.

Tables
Preface to 32nd Edition
Prefaces to 39th and 42nd Editions
Introduction and Guide
Getting Started-The Basics
Standards, Codes, and Safety
Standards
Codes, Permits, and Licenses
Safety Practices
Planning Your Electrical Installation
Consider Present and Future Needs
Location of Lighting, Switches, and Receptacle Outlets
Choosing Lighting Fixtures
Lighting and Receptacles for Garages and Outbuildings
Measuring Electricity
Units of Measurement
Residential Electrical Power
Types of Electric Current
Wires, Circuits, and Grounding
Wire-Selecting and Connecting
Wire Sizes
Wire Types
Cable Types
Flexible Cords
Tools Used for Wiring Jobs
Terminals for Connecting Wires to Devices
Connectors for Splicing Wires
Circuit Protection and Planning
Overcurrent Devices
Feeders and Branch Circuits
Calculating Branch Circuits Needs
Circuit Diagrams
Grounded Wires
Wiring Diagrams
Grounding for Safety
How Dangerous Are Shocks?
Grounding Basics
Grounding Overview
How Grounding Promotes Safety
Grounding Considerations for Wiring Systems
Grounding-Type Receptacles Increase Safety
Ground-Fault Circuit Interrupter (GFCI)
Surge Protective Devices
Installing Service Equipment and Wiring
The Service Entrance
Planning Your Service Entrance
Disconnecting Means
Installing the Service Entrance
Making Ground Connections
Emergency Backup Generators
Outlet and Switch Boxes
Planning Your Box Installation
Installing Boxes
Selecting Switches
Faceplates
Basic Wiring Procedures
Planning the Installation
Feeding and Connecting the Wires
Two-Circuit Duplex Receptacles
Special Rules on Receptacle Design
Three-Wire (Multiwire) Circuits
Detached Garages and Accessory Buildings
Cable-Nonmetallic-Sheathed and Metal-Clad
Nonmetallic-Sheathed Cable
Metal-Clad Cable
Armored Cable
Tubular Raceways
Choosing and Installing Tubular Raceways
Nonflexible Heavy-Wall Conduit
Tubing (Thinwall Nonflexible Raceways)
Flexible Raceways
Installing Wires in Conduit
Modernizing Old Wiring
Problems of "Old Work"
Wiring Methods
Installing New Service and Circuits
Installing Boxes and Running Cable
Installing Switches, Receptacles, and Outlets
Appliances
Receptacles
Individual Circuits for Appliances
Grounding of Appliances
Disconnecting Means and Overcurrent Protection
Wiring of Common Heavy Appliances
Finishing Your Electrical Installation
Installing Devices in Boxes
Hanging Fixtures
Special Wiring Situations and Projects
Electric Motors
Work Capacity of Motors
Power Consumed by Motors
Types of Motors
Large Motors on Farms
Phase Converters
Motor Circuit Requirements
Installing the Motor
Farm Wiring
Locating the Meter Pole ("Distribution Point" in NEC Terminology)
Determining Size of Wires and Service
Installing Overhead Wiring
Installing Underground Wiring
Installing Service Equipment at Buildings
Grounding Electrodes-Location, Installation, and Special Requirements
Wiring Branch Circuits and Outlets in Farm Buildings
Farm Safety
Low-Voltage Wiring
Telephone Wiring
Grounding
Home Computer Network Wiring
Doorbells, Chimes and Other Low-Voltage Controls
Low-Voltage Switches
Wireless Radio-Controlled Switches
Central Vacuum Systems
Troubleshooting and Repairs
Troubleshooting Fuses and Circuit Breakers
Updating Aluminum Wiring
Replacing Wall Switches
Testing and Replacing Wall Receptacles
Troubleshooting Light Fixtures
Troubleshooting Cords and Plugs
Repairing Table and Floor Lamps
Troubleshooting Doorbells and Chimes
Glossary
Index
About the Authors
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