Authors: H. Brooke Stauffer, Paul A. Rosenberg
Use Residential Wiring to design and install wiring according to 2008 NEC® rules.
Revised for the latest National Electrical Code®, the 3rd edition of Residential Wiring introduces the general wiring principles, methods, installations, calculations, and service equipment used in 90% of dwellings. This best-selling primer combines explanations of 2008 NEC requirements with hands-on information about construction practices for installing electrical systems in one- and two-family dwellings.
Residential Wiring takes you room-by-room throughout a typical home, detailing the steps and precautions needed to install:
In addition to technical updates, this practical training tool reinforces and expands on essential facts with tips that explain the connection between NEC rules and wiring procedures; "safety-first" boxes that highlight safety considerations for locations, equipment, and tools; "warning" boxes that alert users to situations requiring special attention; and detailed case studies from the field. Learning objectives focus attention on key concepts. Ideal for use on the job or for training. (Softbound, 268 pp., 2009)