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Pocket Guide to Residential Electrical Installations based on the 2008 NECby NFPA
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Whether you're on a jobsite, in an office, or even on the road ? the code requirements are never far away with the compact yet resourceful NEC? 2011 Pocket Guide for Residential Electrical Installations. Updated to reflect the most current industry trends, technologies, and practices, this handy guide will provide the knowledge needed to perform safe, accurate, and efficient home electrical installations. The book's practical coverage is presented in an order that clearly and deliberately follows the real-world installation process, making its concepts easy to understand and easy to apply.
Gain fast, easy access to the NEC? rules you need for residential work! Put the 2005 NEC into your pocket with this compact field guide providing select Code requirements for general residential work. Rules for 1- and 2-family dwellings are organized exactly the way they're encountered during an installation, with chapter introductions offering tips on NEC use. You'll have the latest requirements at your fingertips for: General installation Branch circuits, feeder, and service calcs Overcurrent protection Grounding Switches
Perform safe, accurate, and efficient home electrical installations with the most current edition of the official National Electrical Code Pocket Guide to Residential Electrical Installations. This convenient guide's practical coverage is presented in an order that mimics the real-world installation process, making its concepts easy to follow and easy to apply. Its compact size makes it ideal for storage in a toolbox, glove compartment, or even a pocket, so the code requirements you need can be available anytime and anywhere you need them!
Reach for the 2008 NEC® Pocket Guide to Residential Electrical Installations and put essential facts and figures at your fingertips!
For fast, convenient access to the latest NEC requirements for one-, two-, and multiple-family dwellings, nothing tops the 2008 NEC Pocket Guide to Residential Electrical Installations. Specially designed for installers, it presents provisions in the same order they're applied during a typical installation to save you hours of reference time on every job.
Implement the latest safeguards for electrical safety correctly and efficiently with this go-anywhere resource.
Small enough to fit into your toolbox, the Pocket Guide provides actual Code extracts for:
Order today to protect people from fire and electric shock risks in homes. (Softbound, 504 pp., 2007)
About the Author
National Fire Protection Association is a provider of fire, electrical, and building safety products and information.
Table of Contents
Preface. Chapter 1 Introduction to the National Electrical Code?. Chapter 2 Definitions Applicable to Dwelling Units. Chapter 3 General Installation Requirements. Chapter 4 Temporary Electrical Power. Chapter 5 Branch-Circuit, Feeder and Service Calculations. Chapter 6 Services. Chapter 7 Feeders. Chapter 8 Panelboards and Disconnects. Chapter 9 Overcurrent Protection. Chapter 10 Grounded (Neutral) Conductors. Chapter 11 Grounding. Chapter 12 Boxes and Enclosures. Chapter 13 Cables. Chapter 14 Raceways. Chapter 15 Wiring Methods and Conductors. Chapter 16 Branch Circuits. Chapter 17 Receptacle Provisions. Chapter 18 Switches. Chapter 19 Lighting Requirements. Chapter 20 Appliances. Chapter 21 Electric Space Heating Equipment. Chapter 22 Air-Conditioning Equipment. Chapter 23 Communications Circuits. Chapter 24 Separate Buildings and Structures. Chapter 25 Swimming Pools, Fountains, and Similar Installations. Chapter 26 Existing Dwellings. Chapter 27 Conduit and Tubing Fill Tables.
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