The 15th edition of this resource is completely updated to the 2005 National Electrical Code, and provides the necessary foundation for learning all aspects of house wiring that meets code. This book explains and follows the NEC using the metric system, and presents ample electrical formulas that electricians need to know to be successful and competent on-the-job.
Readers can learn all aspects of residential wiring and how to apply them to the wiring of a typical house from this, the most widely-used residential wiring book in the country. Accurate and comprehensive, it covers just about every residential wiring task readers might need to know. They can also find safe practices required by OSHA and methods and materials required by the 1999 NEC "RM" all within an applied context.
This bestselling book has already helped tens of thousands of readers to learn the basics of residential wiring in both new and existing homes, and it is now updated to comply with the 2008 National Electrical Code. Electrical Wiring Residential, 16E uses a practical approach and comprehensive coverage to guide readers step-by-step through the critical tasks and responsibilities that face today's professional residential electricians. With new coverage of energy conservation laws like Title 24, as well as updated coverage of today's important concepts like ground fault circuit interrupters, smoke, heat, and carbon monoxide alarms, and 2008 NEC requirements for house wiring, readers can feel confident they are getting the very latest in industry standards and procedures. A complete set of residential building plans is also included, offering opportunities for hands-on practice in interpreting and applying Code requirements and making this an ideal resource for anyone who will work in the residential electricity industry. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
Conveniently packaged in two sets of four tapes each, Electrical Wiring Residential Video Series correlates directly with the best-selling Electrical Wiring Residential, 13th Edition text by Ray C. Mullin. These videos set the stage for learning by motivating viewers and heightening their enthusiasm. Shot on various construction sites and enhanced with quality animations, each video is devoted to a specific, specialized topic including: electrical installation planning essentials, GFCIs, special-purpose outlets, and custom installation. In addition to high-quality animations, questions have also been incorporated into each tape at strategic points to promote discussion aimed at enhancing viewers' understanding and preparing them for successful attainment of all learning objectives. Available on VHS cassettes or CD-ROM, the complete set of eight tapes offers viewers a first-rate introduction to the broad spectrum of specialized knowledge essential to the residential electrician. Each tape is approximately 20 minutes in length, making it easy incorporate the Electrical Wiring - Residential Video Series into a comprehensive electrician education and training program.