Synopses & Reviews
Critical revisions in technical topics driven by emerging technology and code changes comprise this truly comprehensive reference that gives an insiders look at how the electrical trade works. The guidelines provide an essential context for understanding the major industry segmentsresidential, farm, commercial, and industrialand the techniques help solve all wiring problems. A wealth of tips and handy tricks offered in a professional, down-to-earth style make this a favorite on-the-job resource. Professional practitioners, students and apprentices, and those seeking more information to wire at home will find everything they need to know about the wiring trade in a single, compact volume.
About the Author
Herbert P. Richter
was a licensed electrician who wrote the first edition of Practical Electrical Wiring
in 1939. Frederic P. Hartwell
is nationally known for his expertise on National Electrical Code topics. He is the author of Wiring Simplified
and will become the new author of the American Electricians' Handbook
with the 15th edition in 2008. He lives in Amherst, Massachusetts.