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Practical Wiring, Volume 1 is a 13-chapter book that first describes some of the common hand tools used in connection with sheathed wiring. Subsequent chapters discuss the safety in wiring, cables, conductor terminations, insulating sheathed wiring, conductor sizes, and consumer's control equipments. Other chapters center on socket outlets, plugs, lighting subcircuits, lighting accessories, bells, and primary and secondary cells. This book will be very valuable to students involved in this field of interest.
Preface to Second Edition
1. Hand Tools—Their Use and Care
Care and Use of Hand Tools Used in Sheathed Wiring Installations
Knives and Cable Strippers
Drill Braces, Bits, and Drills
Electrical Safety Precautions
General Safety Precautions
Functions of Conductor, Insulation, and Sheath
Types of Cables
PVC-Insulated and Sheated
4. Conductor Terminations
Connecting Cable Conductors to Terminals of Accessories
5. Insulating Sheathed Wiring
Fixing Sheathed Wiring
6. Flexible Cables and Cords
Types of Flexible
PVC-Insulated and Sheathed
7. Conductor Sizes
Expressing Conductor Size
Use of Wire Gauge
8. Consumer's Control Equipment
Miniature Circuit-Breaker Units
9. Socket Outlets and Plugs
Definitions of Plugs and Sockets
Connecting Socket Outlets
10. Lighting Subcircuits
Simple Final Subcircuits
11. Lighting Accessories
Fluorescent Lamp Starter Switches
Silent Call System
Bell Circuits and Wiring
13. Primary and Secondary Cells
Differences between Primary and Secondary Cells
Leclanché Wet and Dry Cells
Lead-Acid and Alkaline Secondary Cells
Charging Secondary Cells
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- © Pergamon 1969
- 1st January 1969
- eBook ISBN:
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