Electrical Installation and Workshop Technology: v. 1

Electrical Installation and Workshop Technology: v. 1

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This first volume of a 3 volume set aims to provide a comprehensive introduction to practical and technical aspects of electrical installation work in the workshop and on site. It provides a first year textbook for City and Guilds and SCOTVEC courses in electrical installation. It assumes no prior knowledge and this edition has been revised and updated to accommodate the 16th edition of the IEE Wiring Regulations. It also covers legislation relating to the safe use of electricity at work. It is particularly aimed at first year City and Guilds, SCOTVEC and first certificate in Electrical Installation. This book will also provide a reference work for practising electricians.
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  • Paperback | 270 pages
  • 189 x 246mm | 372g
  • Harlow, United Kingdom
  • 5th Revised edition
  • Ill.
  • 0582085586
  • 9780582085589

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Part 1 Electrical installation technology: the career of the electrician; historical review of installation; historical review of wiring regulations; electrical supply and distribution systems; supply-control and distribution on premises; conductors and cables; conductor joints and terminations; wiring systems - sheathed, conduit, duct, trunking; wiring accessories; installation methods; current-using apparatus; lighting and power circuits; electrical safety; protection; earthing; testing and measuring instruments; inspection and testing; temporary installations; circuit-control devises; cells; lighting; electromagnetic devices; inductors and transformers; motors and transformers; motors and control gear; capacitors and power factor; circuit and wiring diagrams; fault-tracing in circuits and equipment. Part 2 Electrical workshop practice: workshop safety; electrical materials 1 - conductors; electrical materials 2 - insulators; workshop practice; soldering.
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