DEWALT® Electrical Code Reference: Based on the NEC® 2014, 3rd Edition
- Daniel Sandefur
- ISBN-10: 1305395050
- ISBN-13: 9781305395053
- 84 Pages | Spiralbound
- Previous Editions: 2012, 2008
- COPYRIGHT: 2015 Published
Transform complex residential electrical installation requirements into practical, simple, easy-to-understand concepts – all with a tool designed to meet the needs of anyone from a homeowner to an experienced electrician! The DEWALT ELECTRICAL CODE REFERENCE – BASED ON THE NEC 2014® examines all aspects of residential wiring, beginning with the rough-in stages and finishing with the final trim- out. It explores each room of the house in detail, including receptacle placement, smoke detector installation, stairwells, and crawl spaces. The book's thorough coverage also expands to address grounding and bonding requirements, HVAC circuits, GFCI and AFCI requirements, and even voltage drop calculations. Enhancing this content are the book's powerful features and important learning tools: worksheets to simplify advanced load calculations, clear, straightforward diagrams for wiring devices, and code references that highlight critical NEC® 2014 requirements. The end result is a must-have addition to the toolboxes of all your students.
General Terms and Definitions.
Basic Electrical Equipment.
Permissible Receptacle Types for Branch Circuits.
Types of Terminals.
COMMON WIRING METHODS.
1 Pole Switch. 3 Way Switch. 4 Way Switch. 120 Volt Receptacle. 120 Volt GFCI Receptacle. 4 Wire 240 Volt Receptacle. Lighting Fixture. Ceiling Fan with Light.
SIZING BRANCH CIRCUITS.
Common Cable Types for Various Circuits. Overcurrent Protection.
BASIC WIRING REQUIREMENTS AND TECHNIQUES.
Cables and Outlet Boxes Installations. Roughing in Receptacle Outlets. Standard Mounting Heights. Lockout Provisions and Grounding.
Typical Calculations. Requirements.
Residential Area Requirements. Wiring Method. Smooth Ceiling. Placement.
Layout. Clothes Closet.
KITCHEN, EATING AREA AND DINING ROOM.
Layout. Appliances – Ranges, Rangehood and Microwave. Appliances – Dishwasher and Disposal.
LIVING ROOM AND BONUS ROOM.
Layout. Wetbar and Track Lighting.
HALLWAY AND STAIRWELL.
Typical Bathroom. Hydromassage Bathtub.
OUTSIDE LIGHTING AND RECEPTACLES.
Inside Equipment. Outside Equipment. Conductor Sizing. Air Handlers. Condensing Units. Package Units.
FEEDERS AND SERVICES.
Conductor Sizing. Subpanels. Service Equipment. Underground Raceways. Overhead Services.
Grounding Electrode Conductors. Rebar in Footer. Metallic Water Piping. Ground Rods.
Detached Buildings. Panels.
Ohm's Law. Voltage Drop. Formulas, Common Symbols and Abbreviations.