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Electrical Construction and Maintenance Techniques


By: Elliot C Gray, Jr.(Author), Melbourne E Bailey(Author)

477 pages, b/w photos, b/w illustrations, tables

Prentice Hall

Paperback | Dec 1997 | Edition: 2 | #121788 | ISBN: 0133460819
Availability: In stock
NHBS Price: £166.99 $219/€190 approx

About this book

Appropriate for any course in electrical construction or wiring. It may also be useful as a supplementary text in courses on architectural drafting, electrical code, maintenance training, or home wiring. Provides a comprehensive, yet basic introduction to electrical construction and wiring, and has been written specifically for students at entry-level.


1. Regulatory Agencies and National Organizations. 2. Safety. 3. Tools and Fastening Devices. 4. Plans and Specifications. 5. Wiring Methods. 6. Boxes and Conduit Bodies. 7. Conductors. 8. Overcurrent Protection. 9. Switches and Switching Circuits. 10. Receptacles, Cords, Caps, and Bodies. 11. Lighting. 12. Transformers and Distribution. 13. Services and Panelboards. 14. Motors and Control. 15. Testing Instruments. Electrical Formulas and Conversions. Index.

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