Longtime favorite wiring guide
goes beyond the basics
Updated to the 2014 National Electrical Code, this 44th edition of
Wiring Simplified continues its 75-year history of giving generations
of readers the confidence and knowledge to tackle wiring jobs small
Wiring Simplified starts with the basics—standards, codes, sand safety
practices—and then goes on to instructions for projects ranging from
repairing a table lamp to wiring a whole house. With a focus on safety,
the text and detailed drawings illustrate how to—
- Measure electricity
- Select and connect wires
- Protect circuits
- Ground for safety
- Install the service entrance
- Wire electrical devices—receptacles and different types of switches and outlet boxes
- Choose motors based on the requirements of the job
- Modernize old wiring
- Wire detached garages and outbuildings
- Troubleshoot and make repairs
- Wire farms
Park Publishing, Inc.
Softcover, 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 inches, 256 pages, 228 illustrations
44th edition, July 15, 2014
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