Description

This Newnes manual provides a practical introduction to the standard methods and techniques of assembly and wiring of electrical and electromechanical control panels and equipment. Electricians and technicians will find this a useful reference during training and a helpful memory aid at work. This is a highly illustrated guide, designed for ready use. The contents are presented in pictures and checklists. Each page has a series of 'how-to' instructions and illustrations. In this way the subject is covered in a manner which is easy to follow. Each step adds up to a comprehensive course in control panel wiring. This new edition includes extra underlying theory to help the technician plus application notes and limitations of use. Simple programmable logic controllers (PLCs) are covered, as well as new information about EMC/EMI regulations and their impact.

Key Features

A highly illustrated step-by-step approach. Practical and easy to follow. A comprehensive course in control panel wiring.

Readership

Electrical installation studetns. BTEC students, NVQ candidates, electricians/technicians

Table of Contents

Safety; Drawings; Wire types and preparation; Soldering and termination; Cable forming; Hardware; Components (active); Components (passive); Switches and lamps; Earthing and screening; Index.

Details

No. of pages:
128
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2001
Published:
Imprint:
Newnes
Print ISBN:
9780750631402

About the author

R B MERCER

Affiliations and Expertise

Consultant in Technical Training and Engineering

Reviews

"Quick reference for installation techniques" College Lecturer