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DEWALT® HVAC Code Reference: Based on the International Mechanical Code, 1st Edition

  • American Contractor's Exam Services
  • ISBN-10: 0977718387
  • ISBN-13: 9780977718382
  • 80 Pages | Spiralbound
  • COPYRIGHT: 2011 Published
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Overview

About the Product

Get your next HVAC job done right - the first time - with this new reference guide from an industry leader in contractor education. The DEWALT HVAC Code Reference uses the International Mechanical Code® as the foundation for providing readers with the knowledge and skills needed to install or modify HVAC equipment successfully. With 80 pages of illustrated code requirements, violations, and installation concerns, the book covers everything from materials and duct construction to chimneys, vents, grease duct systems, and more. With detailed, full-color illustrations to help readers visualize and apply key concepts, this book is a "must-have" for anyone working on HVAC equipment. 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

  • content is completely current and up-to-date with industry standards

  • compact size and easy-to-use quick reference format puts "must-know" information at readers' fingertips readily, for on-the-job success

  • special cover material is flexible, tear-resistant, and water-and-oil resistant for ease of use in a shop or under the toughest job site conditions

  • exclusive super-strong binding allows the books to lay flat when opened while keeping the pages securely intact

  • full color illustrations clarify key concepts and procedures

About the Author

American Contractor's Exam Services

American Contractors Exam Services has successfully prepared candidates for state required licensing exams since 1991. A team of full time instructors comprises field experience, training expertise, and formal education to formulate an effective and dynamic approach to concisely present pertinent test information in a seminar format. The seminars are conducted throughout the United States utilizing multi-media and interactive technology.

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® HVAC Technician Certification Exam Guide  (ISBN-10: 0977000338 | ISBN-13: 9780977000333)

The DEWALT® HVAC Certification Exam Guide is the most complete and comprehensive HVAC technician certification book available. This new “standard” for the climate control industry will help readers pass the NATE, ICE, RSES Certification, HVAC Excellence, and HVAC Technician Licensing Exams. Innovative coverage also makes this exam guide extremely useful for studying and preparing for the state limited energy license and HVAC contractor licenses.

DEWALT® HVAC/R Professional Reference Master Edition  (ISBN-10: 0977000389 | ISBN-13: 9780977000388)

The HVAC/R professional reference contains more than 500 pages of extensive information on such important topics as refrigeration systems, piping, ductwork, motors, compressors, fans, pumps and more. Practical troubleshooting techniques and service call procedures for understanding and maintaining all heating and cooling systems are featured. Ample safety coverage and the inclusion of plan symbols, materials, and conversion factors round out the exceptional features of this "must have" pocket reference.

Significant Changes to the International Plumbing, International Mechanical, and International Fuel Gas Code, 2006 Edition  (ISBN-10: 1418053821 | ISBN-13: 9781418053826)

This "one-stop" resource identifies the significant changes that occurred between the 2003 and 2006 Editions of the International Plumbing Code®, the International Mechanical Code®, and the International Fuel Gas Code® so that users can comply with the requirements and implement the changes in a cost effective manner. A must- have for professionals who need to quickly understand Code updates in their particular profession, this outstanding resource provides the same level of knowledge as the International Code Council® (ICC) commentaries that readers have come to rely on, in one convenient location for plumbing, mechanical, and fuel gas applications. Not only does this format assist users in identifying the specific Code changes that have occurred in their professions, it also aids designers, Code officials, and installers in comparing the previous Code language to the new text, and most importantly, fosters an understanding of why the Code changed.

Student Supplements

DEWALT® HVAC Technician Certification Exam Guide  (ISBN-10: 0977000338 | ISBN-13: 9780977000333)

The DEWALT® HVAC Certification Exam Guide is the most complete and comprehensive HVAC technician certification book available. This new “standard” for the climate control industry will help readers pass the NATE, ICE, RSES Certification, HVAC Excellence, and HVAC Technician Licensing Exams. Innovative coverage also makes this exam guide extremely useful for studying and preparing for the state limited energy license and HVAC contractor licenses.

DEWALT® HVAC/R Professional Reference Master Edition  (ISBN-10: 0977000389 | ISBN-13: 9780977000388)

The HVAC/R professional reference contains more than 500 pages of extensive information on such important topics as refrigeration systems, piping, ductwork, motors, compressors, fans, pumps and more. Practical troubleshooting techniques and service call procedures for understanding and maintaining all heating and cooling systems are featured. Ample safety coverage and the inclusion of plan symbols, materials, and conversion factors round out the exceptional features of this "must have" pocket reference. 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.

Significant Changes to the International Plumbing, International Mechanical, and International Fuel Gas Code, 2006 Edition  (ISBN-10: 1418053821 | ISBN-13: 9781418053826)

This "one-stop" resource identifies the significant changes that occurred between the 2003 and 2006 Editions of the International Plumbing Code®, the International Mechanical Code®, and the International Fuel Gas Code® so that users can comply with the requirements and implement the changes in a cost effective manner. A must- have for professionals who need to quickly understand Code updates in their particular profession, this outstanding resource provides the same level of knowledge as the International Code Council® (ICC) commentaries that readers have come to rely on, in one convenient location for plumbing, mechanical, and fuel gas applications. Not only does this format assist users in identifying the specific Code changes that have occurred in their professions, it also aids designers, Code officials, and installers in comparing the previous Code language to the new text, and most importantly, fosters an understanding of why the Code changed. 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.