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DEWALT® Wiring Quick Check, 1st Edition

  • Chris Prince
  • Daniel Sandefur
  • ISBN-10: 1111128561
  • ISBN-13: 9781111128562
  • 42 Pages | Spiralbound
  • COPYRIGHT: 2011 Published
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Overview

About the Product

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 hands of your students. 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 for students long after they leave your classroom. Check out our app, DEWALT® Mobile Pro™. This free app is a construction calculator with integrated reference materials and access to hundreds of additional calculations as add-ons. To learn more, visit dewalt.com/mobilepro.

Features

  • 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.

About the Author

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®.

Supplements

All supplements have been updated in coordination with the Main title.
Please see Main title page for new to this edition information.

Instructor Supplements

DEWALT® Electrical Code Reference: Based on the 2008 National Electrical Code  (ISBN-10: 0977718360 | ISBN-13: 9780977718368)

An absolute must-have for anyone working with residential electrical systems, the DEWALT Electrical Code Reference will provide users with 80 pages of illustrated code requirements, violations, and installation concerns. Based on the National Electrical Code® 2008, this book covers everything from branch circuits to panel board wiring to conductor ampacity tables and more. With a compact format that fits perfectly in a toolbox and a quick-reference format that makes important information easy to find, this book is the perfect job site companion. And because it is updated to reflect the very latest industry standards, this is the ultimate reference for electrical installations.

DEWALT® Electrical Licensing Exam Guide: Updated for the NEC 2008  (ISBN-10: 0979740312 | ISBN-13: 9780979740312)

Completely updated to the 2005 and 2008 NEC®, the DEWALT Electrical Licensing Exam Guide is a complete and comprehensive electrical exam test preparation guide. This new "standard" for the electrical industry will help readers prepare to pass the Contractors, Journeyman, Masters, Residential, Maintenance, and Sign licensing exams.

Student Supplements

DEWALT® Electrical Code Reference: Based on the 2008 National Electrical Code  (ISBN-10: 0977718360 | ISBN-13: 9780977718368)

An absolute must-have for anyone working with residential electrical systems, the DEWALT Electrical Code Reference will provide users with 80 pages of illustrated code requirements, violations, and installation concerns. Based on the National Electrical Code® 2008, this book covers everything from branch circuits to panel board wiring to conductor ampacity tables and more. With a compact format that fits perfectly in a toolbox and a quick-reference format that makes important information easy to find, this book is the perfect job site companion. And because it is updated to reflect the very latest industry standards, this is the ultimate reference for electrical installations.

DEWALT® Electrical Licensing Exam Guide: Updated for the NEC 2008  (ISBN-10: 0979740312 | ISBN-13: 9780979740312)

Completely updated to the 2005 and 2008 NEC®, the DEWALT Electrical Licensing Exam Guide is a complete and comprehensive electrical exam test preparation guide. This new "standard" for the electrical industry will help readers prepare to pass the Contractors, Journeyman, Masters, Residential, Maintenance, and Sign licensing exams.