Residential Wiring, 3E
By: Gary Rockis, Suzanne M. Rockis, Thomas E. Proctor
Wiring, 3E covers all aspects of
residential wiring systems.
Concise language and large illustrations
clearly explain the installation and maintenance of residential
Residential Wiring, 3rd
Edition, is a comprehensive instructional tool and reference
that provides information on installing, troubleshooting, and
replacing the electrical devices and components of residential
The operation and
installation of common devices (switches, receptacles and boxes) and
components (light fixtures, fans, and appliances) are covered in
This revised edition
includes new material on arc faults and AFCIs, plastic conduit uses
and installation procedures, permanent standby generators and
generator safety, whole-house exhaust fans, low-voltage outdoor
lighting, wireless doorbell systems, next generation wireless
technology, electronics recycling, and alternative energy systems.
w/ Answer Key
National Electrical Code (NEC) is
referenced throughout the book. Large, detailed construction layout
and component drawings, concise text, Factoids, Technical Tips, and
descriptive photos are used to present the following residential
- Introduction to
Electricity, Residential Wiring Systems, Tools, Test
Instruments, and associated safety practices.
- Personal Protective
Equipment (PPE) based on the National Fire Protection
Association (NFPA) standard
NFPA 70E, Electrical Safety in the Workplace.
- Typical wiring
methods, electrical devices and components of various
- Test Instrument
procedures for circuit troubleshooting.
- Understanding Residential Electrical
- Electrical Tools and Safety
- Electrical Plans
- Making Electrical Connections
- Switches and Receptacles
- Working with Nonmetallic Sheathed Cable
- Creating Electrical Systems from Electrical
- Working with Metallic Sheathed Cable
- Wiring with Conduit
- Service Entrances
- Remodeling, Wiring, and Troubleshooting
- Structured Wiring Systems
384 pages 8-1/2 x 11in.
Provides answers to
all questions in the text.
2014 NEC & Related
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Tools for Electricians
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Specialty Electrical Tools