Delmar's Standard Textbook of Electricity

Author: Stephen Herman

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1305537122

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 1152

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Packed with high-quality photos and illustrations, DELMAR'S STANDARD TEXTBOOK OF ELECTRICITY, 6e combines comprehensive coverage of basic electrical theory with practical how to information that prepares readers for real-world practice. Its clear presentation uses schematics and large illustrations to bring concepts to life, while examples throughout demonstrate how to do common tasks electricians perform. Succinct units covering one or two topics make the book easy to digest. The Sixth Edition is updated to the 2014 NEC and includes new coverage of AC servo motors, AC torque motors, motor nameplate data, RL time constants, AC waveforms, and more. An interactive online course mode called Mindtap that includes the entire text, multi-media assets, customization and social media options will be available Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Delmar's Standard Textbook of Electricity

Author: Stephen Herman

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1133173314

Category: Education

Page: 1120

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Mastering the theory and application of electrical concepts is necessary for a successful career in the electrical installation or industrial maintenance fields, and this new fifth edition of DELMAR'S STANDARD TEXTBOOK OF ELECTRICITY delivers! Designed to train aspiring electricians, this text blends concepts relating to electrical theory and principles with practical 'how to' information that prepares students for situations commonly encountered on the job. Topics span all the major aspects of the electrical field including atomic structure and basic electricity, direct and alternating current, basic circuit theory, three-phase circuits, single phase, transformers, generators, and motors. This revision retains all the hallmarks of our market-leading prior editions and includes enhancements such as updates to the 2011 NEC, a CourseMate homework lab option, and a new chapter on industry orientation as well as tips on energy efficiency throughout the tex. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Delmar's Standard Textbook of Electricity

Author: Stephen L. Herman

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1111539154

Category: Education

Page: 1120

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Mastering the theory and application of electrical concepts is necessary for a successful career in the electrical installation or industrial maintenance fields, and this new fifth edition of DELMAR'S STANDARD TEXTBOOK OF ELECTRICITY delivers! Designed to train aspiring electricians, this text blends concepts relating to electrical theory and principles with practical 'how to' information that prepares students for situations commonly encountered on the job. Topics span all the major aspects of the electrical field including atomic structure and basic electricity, direct and alternating current, basic circuit theory, three-phase circuits, single phase, transformers, generators, and motors. This revision retains all the hallmarks of our market-leading prior editions and includes enhancements such as updates to the 2011 NEC, a CourseMate homework lab option, and a new chapter on industry orientation as well as tips on energy efficiency throughout the tex. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Delmar's Standard Guide to Transformers

Author: Stephen L. Herman,Donald E. Singleton

Publisher: Delmar Pub

ISBN: 9780827372092

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 314

View: 1357

Based on Delmar's bestselling Standard Textbook of Electricity, this new text provides expanded transformer coverage not found in any other text. It goes beyond traditional theory and design to include numerous practical applications, and laboratory experiments using standard control transformers and incandescent lamps. All transformer information is presented in accordance with the National Electrical Code requirements.

Electrical Studies for Trades

Author: Stephen Herman

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1285700384

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 608

View: 3422

Packed with real-world examples, vivid illustrations, and the latest developments from the field, ELECTRICAL STUDIES FOR TRADES, 5th EDITION is ideal for current and future service technicians in air conditioning and refrigeration, construction, and facilities management--and anyone else who needs a practical knowledge of electricity. Extremely reader-friendly, the book begins with an overview of basic electricity concepts--rather than complex mathematical calculations. From here, you proceed directly to must-know information, including how to determine wire sizes and make a variety of common switch connections. Different types of electrical power panels are also examined in detail. Discussion of general wiring practices and circuit protectors, as well as an introduction to transformers and three-phase and single-phase motors, round out the comprehensive coverage. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Industrial Motor Control

Author: Stephen Herman

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 128565742X

Category: Education

Page: 576

View: 4168

INDUSTRIAL MOTOR CONTROL 7E is an integral part of any electrician training. Comprehensive and up to date, this book provides crucial information on basic relay control systems, programmable logic controllers, and solid state devices commonly found in an industrial setting. Written by a highly qualified and respected author, you will find easy-to-follow instructions and essential information on controlling industrial motors and commonly used devices in contemporary industry. INDUSTRIAL MOTOR CONTROL 7E successfully bridges the gap between industrial maintenance and instrumentation, giving you a fundamental understanding of the operation of variable frequency drives, solid state relays, and other applications that employ electronic devices. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Electricity and Controls for HVAC-R

Author: Stephen Herman,Bennie Sparkman

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1435484274

Category: Technology

Page: 576

View: 432

Now in its sixth edition, ELECTRICITY AND CONTROLS FOR HVAC-R equips readers with the information needed to work effectively with all types of motors and control devices found in the heating and air-conditioning industry. Prior knowledge of electricity is not required as this book begins with discussion of essential basic electricity and electrical circuits concepts. Numerous schematic diagrams and step-by-step troubleshooting procedures are included to acquaint readers with all of the different types of circuits commonly encountered in the HVAC-R field. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

The Complete Lab Manual for Electricity

Author: Stephen Herman

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1305178319

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 480

View: 7629

Now today’s readers can master the hands-on electrical skills needed for professional success with THE COMPLETE LABORATORY MANUAL FOR ELECTRICITY, 4E by best-selling author Stephen Herman. No matter what electrical theory book readers are using, THE COMPLETE LABORATORY MANUAL FOR ELECTRICITY offers the perfect fit with a logical progression of topicsand meaningful, cost-effective experiments. Updated lab activities throughout this edition now incorporate the use of wirewound resistors rather than incandescent lamps. Learners explore all aspects of electrical concepts -- from basic electricity through AC theory, transformers, and motor controls. Each lab offers a clear explanation of the circuits to be connected, examples of the calculations to complete the exercise, and step-by-step procedures for conducting the experiment. Trust THE COMPLETE LABORATORY MANUAL FOR ELECTRICITY, 4E as a stand-alone resource or ideal supplement (e.g., to the Delmar Standard Textbook of Electricity) for the mastery of hands-on electrical skills today’s readers need. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Practical Problems in Mathematics for Electricians

Author: Stephen L. Herman

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1111313474

Category: Mathematics

Page: 208

View: 9714

PRACTICAL PROBLEMS IN MATHEMATICS FOR ELECTRICIANS, 9E will give your students the math skills they need to succeed in the electrical trade. It introduces them to the important math principles through problems designed for the electrical profession and offers them an excellent opportunity to develop and practice problem-solving skills while at the same time providing a valuable review of electrical terminology. This new edition uses the same straightforward writing style and simple, step-by-step explanations that made previous editions so reader-friendly. It minimizes theory and emphasizes problem-solving techniques and practice problems. This new edition also includes updated illustrations and information for a better learning experience than ever before! The book begins with basic arithmetic and then, once these basic topics have been mastered, progresses to algebra and concludes with trigonometry. Practical problems with real-world scenarios from the electrical field are used throughout, allowing your students to apply key mathematical concepts while developing an awareness of basic electrical terms and practices. This is the perfect resource for students entering the electrical industry, or those simply looking to brush up on the necessary math. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Electrical Wiring, Industrial

Author: Robert L. Smith,Stephen L. Herman

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9781401851545

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 266

View: 4938

Updated to the 2005 National Electrical Code, this revised edition takes readers step-by-step through the safe and effective wiring of an entire industrial building. A complete set of industrial building plans offers hands-on practice in effectively interpreting and applying Code requirements for the installation of electrical service, power, and lighting to an industrial structure. In addition to coverage of basic electrical principles and wiring requirements, this book also explores changeovers to new systems, planning for growth and increased capacity, and periodic maintenance procedures. Readers will surely benefit from the first-hand knowledge provided by this experienced author team of the undertakings and responsibilities facing todays professional industrial electricians.

Alternating Current Fundamentals

Author: John R. Duff,Stephen L. Herman

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9780766809611

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 720

View: 2723

This comprehensive book on AC theories and applications has been revised and updated to contain the latest in alternating current applications. Features: -additional examples of basic AC circuits have been added to offer more real-world applications to relate theory -expanded review questions monitor progress -organization of book builds knowledge of AC by starting with basic principles and progressing to more difficult concepts. ALSO AVAILABLE INSTRUCTOR SUPPLEMENTS CALL CUSTOMER SUPPORT TO ORDER Instructor's Guide, ISBN: 0-7668-0962-5

Electrical Wiring Commercial

Author: Phil Simmons,Ray C. Mullin

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1305176596

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 624

View: 9802

Offering the most current coverage available, ELECTRICAL WIRING COMMERCIAL, 15e is completely revised and up to date with the 2014 National Electrical Code. Extremely reader friendly, the text has long been popular with learners. Vibrant, full-color illustrations and photographs help you easily grasp difficult concepts. The new edition continues the book's emphasis on newer green technologies and developments within electrical design and installation, including coverage of EV stations in commercial settings. It also offers expansive coverage of safety in the workplace. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Understanding Motor Controls

Author: Stephen L. Herman

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1305498127

Category: Education

Page: 640

View: 6324

Using a real-world systems approach to learning motor control devices, UNDERSTANDING MOTOR CONTROLS, 3e teaches you to install, troubleshoot, and test electrical motors like the pros! Starting with basic control circuits and components, this book covers all must-know applications and procedures -- from safety and development to operations and problem solving. Preparing you for a career as an industrial electrician, it provides a strong foundation in basic control circuits, sensing devices, solid-state controls, variable speed drives, programmable logic controllers (PLCs), and more. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Electronics for Electricians

Author: Stephen L. Herman

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1305505999

Category: Education

Page: 512

View: 7780

ELECTRONICS FOR ELECTRICIANS, 7e was written specifically for the electrician working in an industrial environment confronted with power electronic equipment, such as variable frequency drives, rectifiers, DC drives, and other equipment dependent on electronic components. It offers comprehensive coverage of electronic components common to industry, explaining how they work, how to use them, and how to test them. The Seventh Edition includes up-to-date graphics, detailed examples, and expanded coverage of such key topics as light emitting diodes and spike and surge suppression. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Electricity 4: AC/DC Motors, Controls, and Maintenance

Author: Jeffrey J. Keljik

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1111646759

Category: Education

Page: 372

View: 1483

Updated to the 2011 National Electrical Code, ELECTRICITY 4: AC/DC MOTORS, CONTROLS, AND MAINTENANCE, 10e delivers practical coverage of the AC/DC motors, controls, and the maintenance portion of electrical theory content. It offers quick access to current information on DC motors, AC motors, motor control, electromechanical and solid-state relays and timers, synchronous motors, installation, sensyn units, motor maintenance, and more. Combining thorough explanations of how systems work with relevant, hands-on examples of electrical system operation, this text will help you develop the troubleshooting skills needed in the field. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Electrical Transformers and Rotating Machines

Author: Stephen L. Herman

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1133715664

Category: Education

Page: 608

View: 5371

Reflecting new technologies and the latest practices in the field, ELECTRICAL TRANSFORMERS AND ROTATING MACHINES, 3E combines a current, comprehensive explanation of theory with practical applications of electrical machines. The text begins with a study of magnetism and magnetic induction, single-phase isolation transformers, current transformers, and autotransformers. A unit on three-phase power covers basic connections and calculations before proceeding into transformers. Throughout the text, practical experiments enable readers to reinforce theory with hands-on application. The Third Edition also includes an all-new Instructor Resource CD with PowerPoints, Image Library and ExamViewTM test bank generator. With its unique combination of transformers and motors, Electrical Transformers and Rotating Machines, 3e is an excellent resource for electrical students and practitioners alike. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Electrical Theory

Single-Phase Transformers and Electrical Machines DVD Set (14-17)

Author: Delmar,Delmar Cengage Learning

Publisher: Delmar Pub

ISBN: 9781435480902

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: N.A

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