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Modern Residential Wiring 13th Edition - Student Textbook (T171)

Modern Residential Wiring 13th Edition - Student Textbook (T171)

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Item Code: T171
Publisher: Goodheart-Willcox
Series: Modern Residential Wiring 11th Edition
Grades: 9, 10, 11, 12
Page Numbers: 300

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Modern Residential Wiring presents the latest electrical wiring installation and repair practices in accordance with the 2023 National Electrical Code (NEC). Ideal for introductory courses covering the basics of residential wiring, this text uses a clear and simple language to provide essential information regarding safety, electrical theory, tools, and electrical systems. Applicable Code references, including step-by-step instructions for using Code tables, Code Alert features, and Know the Code questions, help students better understand the NEC. The text also features specialized installations, such as swimming pools and emergency standby systems, and a special math section that reviews the math skills needed by electricians. Modern Residential Wiring and Modern Commercial Wiring provide a consistent approach, making them very compatible for a two-course sequence in electrical wiring and electrician programs.

Table of Contents

1. Electrical Careers
2. Safety
3. Hand and Power Tools
4. Electrical Measurement and Testing Equipment
5. Electrical Energy Fundamentals

6. Print Reading, Specifications, and Codes
7. Branch-Circuit, Feeder, and Service Design

8. Conductors
9. Cable Systems
10. Raceway Systems
11. Boxes, Fittings, and Covers
12. Device Wiring
13. Lighting Systems
14. Appliance Wiring and Special Outlets
15. Overcurrent Protection
16. Grounding
17. The Service Entrance

Specialized Installations
18. Farm Wiring
19. Mobile Home Wiring
20. Swimming Pool Wiring
21. Telephone and Computer Network Wiring
22. Motors
23. Emergency and Standby Systems

Servicing Existing Systems
24. Electrical Remodeling
25. Maintenance and Troubleshooting

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