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DEWALT® Wiring Quick Check

ISBN 13: 9781111128562

ISBN 10: 1111128561

Author: Chris Prince; Daniel Sandefur

Pages: 42

Published: 07/07/2010

Price: $14.95 Add to cart

Understanding electrical formulas is one of the most important tasks facing today's electricians. Accurate calculations make for proper code compliance and safe installations. That's why the DEWALT® WIRING QUICK CHECK: EXTREME DUTY EDITION will prove to be a valuable resource in the toolboxes of electricians, contractors, and others in the electrical field. The book compiles the most commonly used formulas and simplifies them, using a step-by-step approach and practical, real-world examples. Topics range from Ohm's Law and power formulas to areas of conduit and conduit fill. With easy-reference tabs and a sturdy design, this is the certain to be a beneficial tool that will stand the test of time and weather a variety of jobsite conditions.

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  • Provides easily accessible, at-your-fingertips information with Quick Check tabs that organize and label the book's content.
  • Stresses practical, applicable content by focusing on over 100 of the most commonly used electrical formulas.
  • Clarifies complicated calculations with reliable and detailed charts and tables.
Author Bio
Chris Prince
Chris Prince has been in the construction industry for the past 15 years, both in the field and formal training. By developing courses and teaching in live classroom settings, he has helped more than 10,000 candidates across the country prepare for state licensing exams. Mr. Prince has been instrumental in launching an online training program for residential and commercial contractors, with emphasis on building theory, codes, licensing, lien laws, business management, ethics, OSHA, contract law, payroll, and project management. He is a graduate of Middle Tennessee State University.
Daniel Sandefur
Daniel Sandefur is licensed as an electrical contractor and master electrician in 26 states, and he is a licensed electrical inspector and electrical plans examiner as well. A member of the International Association of Electrical Inspectors® (IAEI®), Mr. Sandefur also holds certifications as a Master Electrical Inspector, One- & Two-Family Dwelling Inspector, Commercial Electrical Inspector, and Electrical Plans Examiner from both the IAEI and the International Code Council®. He also holds the Registered Communications Distribution Designer (RCDD) certification from BICSI®.
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Table of Contents
Ohm's Law
Ohm's Law for 30 Systems
Resistor Color Coding
Series Resistors
Parallel Resistors
Resistor's (Combination Circuits)
Power Formulas
10 Motors
30 Motors
Motor Circuit Breakers and Fuses
Voltage Drop
Area of Conduit Types
Area of Conductor Types
Conduit Fill Examples
40% Conduit Fill (EMT)
40% Conduit Fill (FMC)
40% Conduit Fill (LFNC)
40% Conduit Fill (RMC)
40% Conduit Fill (SCH. 40 PVC)
Conductor Ampacity
Conductor Ampacity Examples
Burial Depths
Box Fill
Optional Service Load Calculations
Common Conversions