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Audel electrical trades pocket manual [electronic resource] / L.W. Brittian.

Author/Creator:
Brittian, L. W.
Publication:
Hoboken, New Jersey : John Wiley & Sons, Inc., [2012]
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (386 p.)
Subjects:
Electric industries -- Vocational guidance -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Electrical engineering -- Vocational guidance -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
Answers at your fingertips This hands-on guide will help you trouble-shoot and solve electrical problems in industrial and commercial settings. You'll find plain-English explanations for a wide range of electrical equipment and systems, from transformers and switch gears to alarm and wiring systems. Use this book to quickly access reliable information and improve your on-the-job skills. Get useful rules of thumb and quick tricks Discover formulas, charts, and tables essential for plant electrical work Locate technical data quickly and get up to speed on
Contents:
Audel Electrical Trades Pocket Manual; Contents; Introduction; Disclaimer; Chapter 1 THE LAWS THAT CONTROL AND EXPLAIN ELECTRICITY; POWER FACTOR; THREE-PHASE POWER; CIRCUIT PROTECTIVE DEVICES; Chapter 2 POWER GENERATION AND DISTRIBUTION WITHIN COMMERCIAL AND INDUSTRIAL FACILITIES; ELECTRICAL POWER GENERATORS; TOTAL LOADS SERVED; TYPES OF ONSITE POWER GENERATION; Chapter 3 POWER, CONTROL, AND LIGHTING TRANSFORMER; ELECTRICAL POWER; INSULATION MATERIAL TEMPERATURE RISE; GROUNDING; TERMINAL CONNECTION MARKINGS; THREE-PHASE, OIL-COOLED POWER TRANSFORMERS; THREE-PHASE DRY-TYPE TRANSFORMERS
DRY-TYPE SINGLE-PHASE CONTROL CIRCUIT TRANSFORMERS Chapter 4 ELECTRICAL SWITCH GEAR; MOTOR CONTROL CENTER; PRIMARY FUNCTIONS OF SWITCH GEAR; LOW-VOLTAGE POWER DISTRIBUTION; BUS BAR AND CIRCUIT BREAKER ARRANGEMENTS; OPTIONAL PROTECTIVE DEVICES; METAL-CLAD SWITCH GEAR; CONTINUOUS CURRENT RATINGS; ARC-RESISTANT SWITCH GEAR; Chapter 5 ELECTRICAL CIRCUIT PROTECTIVE DEVICES; MOLDED CASE CIRCUIT BREAKERS; MINIATURE CIRCUIT BREAKERS; VACUUM CIRCUIT BREAKERS; INSULATED CASE CIRCUIT BREAKERS; LOW-VOLTAGE POWER CIRCUIT BREAKERS; SUPPLEMENTAL PROTECTORS; MOTOR CIRCUIT PROTECTORS; OIL CIRCUIT BREAKERS
GAS INSULATED CIRCUIT BREAKERS FUSES; CIRCUIT BREAKER MAINTENANCE; COORDINATION BETWEEN PROTECTIVE DEVICES; Chapter 6 PERSONNEL PROTECTIVE DEVICES; INTRODUCTION; GROUND FAULT PROTECTION OF EQUIPMENT; HISTORY AND NOMENCLATURE OF GFCIS IN THE UNITED STATES; TROUBLESHOOTING GFCIs; TIME AND CURRENT LEVELS PROTECTED BY CIRCUIT BREAKERS; ARC FAULT CIRCUIT INTERRUPTERS; Chapter 7 THREE-PHASE MOTORS; ELECTRIC MOTOR PRINCIPLES OF OPERATION; RATED FULL LOAD SPEED; SERVICE FACTOR; RATED AMBIENT TEMPERATURE; STAT OR WINDING INSULATION CLASSES; TYPES OF TORQUE PRODUCED BY A MOTOR
Chapter 8 CONTROLLING AND PROTECTING THREE-PHASE MOTORS COMPONENTS OF A MOTOR STARTER; MOTOR STARTER SIZES; METHODS OF STARTING THREE-PHASE INDUCTION MOTORS; FULL VOLTAGE, ACROSS THE LINE MOTOR STARTERS; HOW A MOTOR STARTER OPERATES; THREE-WIRE CONTROL CIRCUIT CONTROLLING A THREE-PHASE MOTOR STARTER; SIZING OF OVERLOAD HEATER ELEMENTS; Chapter 9 VARIABLE FREQUENCY DRIVES; FOUR-QUADRANT OPERATION; TORQUE; PARTS OF A DRIVE; PULSE WIDTH MODULATION; SIX-STEP METHOD OF DRIVE CONTROL; PROGRAMMING DRIVES; Chapter 10 PROGRAMMABLE LOGIC CONTROLLERS; BLACK BOX CONCEPT; PLC SIZES; PLC CONSTRUCTION
TYPES OF INPUTS AND OUTPUTS TIMERS; COUNTERS; BENEFITS OF USING PLCS; I/Os AND MEMORY ADDRESSES; Chapter 11 ELECTRICAL SERVICES; METERING EQUIPMENT; GROUNDING OF ELECTRICAL SYSTEMS; BONDING VERSUS GROUNDING; FAULT CURRENT PATH, CONDUITS, AND LOCKNUTS; LOW AND HIGH IMPEDANCE GROUNDED SYSTEMS; UNGROUNDED ELECTRICAL SYSTEMS; SECOND GROUND FAULT; SEPARATION OF THE GROUNDED SYSTEM CONDUCTOR (NEUTRAL) AND THE EQUIPMENT GROUNDING CONDUCTOR; WHAT CONDUCTORS MUST BE GROUNDED; SEPARATELY DERIVED SYSTEMS; STANDARD VOLTAGES; Chapter 12 ELECTRICAL LIGHT FIXTURES; APPLICATIONS FOR LIGHT FIXTURES
DESIGN OF LIGHTING SYSTEMS
Notes:
Includes index.
ISBN:
1-280-59241-9
9786613622242
1-118-27775-9
1-118-27780-5
1-118-27778-3
OCLC:
787842588
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