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American Electricians' Handbook
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$94.00 $84.95

New! American Electrician's Handbook, 16E -

THE "ELECTRICIAN's BIBLE" SINCE 1913 !

A Completely Updated Edition of the “Electricians' Bible”

For 100 years, the American Electricians' Handbook has served as the definitive industry reference for information on designing, installing, operating, and maintaining electrical systems and equipment.

The Sixteenth Edition is revised to comply with the 2011 National Electrical Code and the 2012 National Electrical Safety Code, and covers current energy-efficient technologies, such as photovoltaics and induction lighting.

Detailed photos, diagrams, charts, tables, and calculations are included throughout. This practical, on-the-job resource is a must-have tool for every professional electrician. - more

Applied Grounding and Bonding Applied Grounding and Bonding (NJATC) -

Applied Grounding and Bonding is an authoritative textbook on one of the most critical topics in the electrical industry. Updated to the 2011 National Electrical Code (NEC).

This industry-leading textbook is authored by Michael J. Johnston, NECA’s Executive Director of Standards and Safety. Mike is recognized as one of the leading experts in the field of grounding and bonding and presently serves as Chairman of the NEC® Technical Correlating Committee.

Uniquely designed to follow the proper procedures that a contractor or electrical worker would employ during the grounding and bonding system process.

Real-world applications such as grounding and bonding in health care facilities, hazardous locations, and lightning protection are used as examples to enhance comprehension. - more

Applied Programmable Logic Control Lab Manual
DE-1401899676
$54.95

Applied Programmable Logic Control Lab Manual -

Learning programmable logic controllers (PLCs) can be fun when users are able to make connections with familiar control systems like conveyer belts and traffic lights!

This innovative Lab Manual uses projects and examples that are based on everyday automated control systems to provide readers with a clear understanding of the "hows" and "whys" involved in the use of latches, timers, counters, sensors, relays, and more.

A comprehensive introduction to ladder logic diagrams and PLCs sets the stage for more than 50 project-based lab exercises that effectively expose users to a number of control situations for active, "hands-on" learning. - more

NJATC Blueprint Reading for Electricians, 3E
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$94.95 $84.95

Blueprint Reading for Electricians (NJATC) -

Learn to read and interpret blueprints through the eyes of an electrician. Now in its 3rd edition, Blueprint Reading for Electricians presents students and apprentices alike with the blueprint reading terminology and applications unique to the electrical industry.

This specialized resource begins by covering fundamental tools and basic sketching, then progressing to include coverage of views, plans, schedules and specifications.

With additional chapters devoted to the types of prints found in a set of construction drawings and clear explanations of their relationships to various electrical installations, the book offers content that is both comprehensive and applicable. It has been updated to reflect the very latest technology and industry trends and is ideal both as a training manual and reference guide;  - more

Building Automation Control Devices and Applications
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Building Automation Control Devices and Applications -

Building Automation Control Devices and Applications covers the operation, signals, and functions of the sensors, actuators, and other control equipment used in automated systems in commercial buildings. It is a solid foundation for a comprehensive training program in building automation.

The textbook is organized by building system, and each system is explained so that the function and application of each device is clear. This system-based foundation is then used to discuss the possibilities of interaction between multiple systems in automated buildings. - more

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Building Automation: System Integration with Open Protocols
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Building Automation: System Integration with Open Protocols -

Building Automation: System Integration with Open Protocols introduces concepts of automated electronic controls and network communication and then details the two primary protocols for wired networks: LonWorks® and BACnet®.

Each system is thoroughly described with information about installation, configuration, operation, maintenance, and troubleshooting.

The capstone of this textbook is a series of examples that illustrate the design, installation, and configuration of each protocol in various scenarios.

The final chapter discusses the future of building automation, including trends in the industry, networking, protocols, and control strategies. - more

Coffman's Method of Conduit Bending
DE-1435402804
$83.95 $74.95

Coffman's Method of Conduit Bending -

For the first time, there is a well-organized, comprehensive reference tool for bending conduit - available in both print and CD formats!

A trusted and industry-recognized alternative to the currently published material, Coffman's Method of Conduit Bending offers electricians and electrical students a proven way to install conduit using all types of benders.

To familiarize readers with this methodology, the book begins with an introduction to conduit bending and the associated theories. Coverage then progresses to include coverage of three- and four-point saddles, 90 degree bends, and segment bending.

With a print version that is small enough to be stored in a tool kit, and an interactive CD for self-paced learning, this promises to be a valuable resource, both in the field and in the classroom. - more

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Commercial and Industrial Wiring
Commercial & Industrial Wiring -

This new text/workbook covers topics specifically relating to the design and maintenance of commercial and industrial wiring systems.

The main focus is on installing enclosures, conduit bodies, fittings, and wiring, and the procedures required to work on them safely.

The book is designed around the latest technologies in service entrances, low-voltage systems, conductors and cables, and system designs. Review questions at the end of each chapter provide a variety of assessment opportunities.

The CD-ROM included with the text includes Quick Quizzes®, an illustrated glossary, flash cards, media clips, and more.

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Conduit Bending and Fabrication
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$76.00

Conduit Bending and Fabrication -

By: In Partnership with NJATC

This new text was developed to help technicians learn to accurately bend electrical conduit.

Conduit Bending and Fabrication includes numerous step-by-step procedures showing the proper methods of conduit bending. The major emphasis of the book is on learning the fundamentals required when bending EMT and rigid conduit.

The book also covers the operation of mechanical, electrical, and hydraulic benders. It is an ideal reference for any electrician or maintenance technician. - more

Conduit Bending and Fabrication Quick Reference Guide
LE-AT-1268
$17.00

Conduit Bending and Fabrication Quick Reference Guide -

This full-color 32-page Quick Reference Guide is provided with the text (above) to assist individuals in the field.

Additional copies are available for use as a stand alone reference. - more

Conduit Bending and Fabrication Resource Guide
AT-1269
$350.00

Conduit Bending and Fabrication Resource Guide -

The Conduit Bending and Fabrication Resource Guide is a valuable instructional tool designed for training in group settings. It is divided into sections for easy use in a classroom or seminar setting.

The Resource Guide includes course objectives, course development information, methods of instruction, instructional outlines, and resources. - more

DEWALT Electrical Professional Reference
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$19.95

New!DEWALT Electrical Professional Reference 2011 -

The DEWALT Electrical Professional Reference 2011 Edition has been revised to reflect the regulations and requirements contained in the National Electrical Code® 2011.

With user-friendly charts, diagrams, formulas and tables on many aspects of designing and installing electrical services, this book also includes valuable information on ampacity, motors, controllers, overload protection, raceways, wiring, voltage, lighting and much more.

As the number one pocket reference guide in the industry, this is a must-have for professional building and technical trade contractors, service technicians, maintenance personnel, plant managers, engineers, designers, and architects alike. - 2008 version also available >> more.

DeWALT Wiring Diagrams Professional Pocket Reference
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$19.95

DEWALT Wiring Diagrams Professional Reference -

The Reference Guide for Electrical Wiring Installations
by Paul Rosenberg

Filled with hundreds of diagrams and illustrations that are clear and easy to find, Wiring Diagrams Professional Reference covers outlets, switches, lighting, motors and controls, power distribution, transformers, grounding, low voltage and hazardous locations, plus much more!

Basic wiring guidelines and specifications are also included to make this as valuable a tool as wire cutters. - more

DEWALT Wiring Quick Check
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$14.95

New!DEWALT Wiring Quick Check -

The book compiles the most commonly used formulas and simplifies them, using a step-by-step approach and practical, real-world examples. Topics range from Ohm's Law and power formulas to areas of conduit and conduit fill.

  • Provides easily accessible, at-your-fingertips information with Quick Check tabs that organize and label the book's content.
  • Stresses practical, applicable content by focusing on over 100 of the most commonly used electrical formulas.
  • Clarifies complicated calculations with reliable and detailed charts and tables.
  • Spiral-Bound 5 x 8 format easily fits in a toolbox, or hangs on a hook - more
Digital Multimeter PrinciplesDigital Multimeter Principles is a must for all technicians, from contractors to maintenance staff. This new edition of Digital Multimeter Principles is designed to provide an introduction to DMM operation principles and procedures. - more
 
Digital Multimeter Principles

LE-AT-1506
$43.00
Digital Multimeter Principles WorkbookThe Digital Multimeter Principles Workbook can be used by an individual for self study with the Digital Multimeter Principles text. Instructions for using the Workbook are written for easy self study. - more
 
Digital Multimeter Principles
Workbook
LE-AT-1507
$17.00
Digital Multimeter Principles Resource GuideThe Digital Multimeter Principles Resource Guide provides everything needed to teach the basics of digital multimeter usage. It is a valuable instructional tool for training in group settings. - more
 
Digital Multimeter Principles
Resource Guide
AT-1508
$365.00

Digital Multimeter Principles DVD
AT-1512
$44.00

Digital Multimeter Principles DVD -

This DVD video, with DVD-ROM Reference Material, includes step-by-step procedures for using digital multimeters.

Electrical safety, based on the NFPA 70E® standards and the use of personal protective equipment (PPE), is depicted throughout this video.

The easy-to-follow format aids in comprehension and simplifies instruction.

Used alone or as a part of a complete package, the Digital Multimeter Principles DVD is an excellent learning tool for individual or group settings. - more
Doctor Watts Datacom Pocket Reference Guide
LE-WM-6300-07
$12.95
New!Doctor Watts Datacom Pocket Reference -

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$249.95

Author Mark N. Shapiro has created this quick reference guide especially for those involved in the construction, inspection, cabling, and testing of Datacom systems.

With its informative do’s and don’ts, helpful tips, symbol explanations, clear illustrations, Code clarifications, tables and diagrams, and extensive glossary all in a color-coded, tabbed format, the Datacom reference guide is relied upon by data communications professionals throughout the country..

Although it is small enough to slip into a shirt pocket, the essential Doctor Watts Datacom reference guide is packed with detailed information. - more

2011 Dr. Watts - Pocket Electrical Guide
LE-WM-6296-11
$12.95

New!2011 Dr. Watts - Pocket Electrical Guide -

The Dr. Watts 2011 Pocket Electrical Guide is UPDATED to reflect the 2011 National Electrical Code.

Containing the latest NEC tables, formulas, illustrations and detailed examples, this an indispensable reference for anyone working with electricity.

The 2011 Dr. Watts pocket guide contains new pages consisting of:

  • Numerous new NEC tables
  • Formulas with clear, concise explanations of usage
  • Detailed reference tables and illustrations
  • In-depth examples

 Electrical Equipment Handbook Troubleshooting & Maintenance
LE-MG0071396039
$110.00 $99.95

Electrical Equipment Handbook: Troubleshooting & Maintenance

For Engineers of all disciplines, Managers, Technicians, Maintenance Personnel, and other Technical Individuals

Learn about the various types of transformers, motors, variable speed drives, generators, rectifiers, inverters, and uninterrupted power systems.

Understand diagnostic testing and inspection, advanced fault detection techniques, critical components, and common failure modes.

Everything you need for selection, applications, operations, diagnostic testing, troubleshooting and maintenance for all capital equipment placed firmly in your grasp.

Electrical Equipment Handbook: Troubleshooting and Maintenance provides you with the state-of–the-art information for achieving the highest performance from your transformers, motors, speed drives, generator, rectifiers, and inverters. - more

ElectriCalc Pro

LE-CI5070
$99.95 $69.95

New!ElectriCalc Pro Electrical Calculator - Updated to the 2014 NEC!
 

ElectriCalc Pro with FREE Armadillo CaseElectrical Contractors, Designers, Electricians and Lighting Specialists solve tough electrical calculations in seconds and deliver those solutions in conformance with the latest NEC®.  Saves time, reduces material cost and eliminates code violations on electrical design, estimating and construction jobs. The ElectriCalc® Pro is a complete electrical reference tool that will save time, trouble and money. 

Compliant with 2014, 2011, 2008, 2005, 2002, 1999, 1996 NEC® and updateable for future code revisions. Complete wire sizing, integrated voltage drops solutions and conduit sizing solutions: finds motor full-loads, computes fuse and breaker sizes and size overload protection.

Includes FREE Armadillo Gear™ protective Hard Case.

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NJATC Electrical Field Reference Handbook
DE-1418073466
$32.95
Electrical Field Reference Handbook - NJATC -

Developed as a handy, easy-to-use resource for electrical estimators, contractors, electricians, and apprentices, the Electrical Field Reference Handbook is the ultimate desk and field reference.

Now updated to the National Electrical Code® 2008, it covers the most frequently used on-the-job information, such as: standard symbols for blueprints, drawings, and instrumentation, key formulas and calculations, common NEC® 2008 tables, motor and transformer calculations, and more.

A section devoted to first aid and OSHA safety standards demonstrates the book's commitment not only to accuracy and currency, but also to safety.  more.

Electrical Grounding and Bonding
DE-1435498321
$82.95 $79.95

New!Electrical Grounding and Bonding - 3E - Updated to the 2011 NEC

ELECTRICAL GROUNDING AND BONDING 3E, written in accordance with the 2011 National Electrical Code®, provides readers with a comprehensive introduction to the essential elements of electrical grounding and bonding.

It examines the critical concepts of calculating conductor sizes, reading and interpreting NEC® tables, the use of grounded conductor connections in DC and AC systems, as well as various installations and sizing.

It also includes electrical design and installation that ensures compliance with an emphasis on "Going Green", and expanded coverage of revised Article 250 grounding and bonding requirements.

The material is reader-friendly with straightforward, easy-to-understand explanations of key concepts that foster understanding. Updated full-color and dynamic illustrations augment this book to further support this thorough student- and professional-level approach to electrical grounding and bonding.  - more

Electrical Installations in Hazardous Locations
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$120.95 $109.95

Electrical Installations in Hazardous Locations, 3E -

An essential resource for electricians, inspectors, engineers, manufacturers, safety personnel, installers, Code enforcers, and administrators

  • The first single source for general information about electrical installations in hazardous locations
  • Complies over 20 NFPA standards relating to electrical safety from fire
  • Translates the technical language used in the Code into layman’s terms and explains the reasoning behind each requirement
  • Integrates safety requirements into one coherent, easy-to-use document
Intended to serve as a general reference on the classes, groups, and divisions of hazardous locations, the text provides users with a comprehensive introduction to what hazardous locations are and are not, before progressing to more complex topics such as the requirements for equipment protection systems, protection against ignition from static electricity and lightning, and NEC® compliance. - more
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Electrical Materials, 2E
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$32.95

New!Electrical Materials, 2E -

Ideal for anyone new to the electrical industry, this book provides a thorough overview of the variety of electrical materials that are used by today's electricians.

Designed to cover essential electrical materials information, the book introduces each material with a photograph and a description. Electrical Materials then progresses to include information on where the part is most commonly seen and how it is used, in addition to its limitations.

When appropriate, relevant National Electrical Code articles are noted, so readers have the opportunity to apply their knowledge in a meaningful way, using the leading industry standard.

With a straightforward, concise writing style, this book will serve as a valuable training tool, reference book, or supplement to learning the NEC. - more

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Electric Motor Control
DE-1435485750
$167.95 $149.95

New!Electric Motor Control, 9E -

With a highly practical approach, Electric Motor Control, 9E provides a useful and effective tool for anyone who will install, monitor, and/or maintain motor controls.

The book begins by introducing the simplest of equipment and then builds upon this knowledge, step-by-step, enabling readers to learn how to draw and interpret motor control schematic diagrams.

Subsequent units provide useful information on motor control components and how they are connected to form complete control circuits. - more

Electrical Motor Controls for Integrated SystemsNew!Electrical Motor Controls for Integrated Systems -

This industry-leading text includes the latest motor control and integrated systems technology for instruction of advanced manufacturing skills.

The latest test tools, safety practices, and technology have been added to complement the advancing technology of motor starters, motor drives, PLCs, and control devices. - more

Electrical Motor Controls Resource GuideElectrical Motor Controls Instructor's Resource Guide

is a valuable instructional tool designed for training in group settings. The Instructor's Resource Guide includes an Instructor's Guide, Instructional Outlines, PowerPoint® Presentations, Interactive Illustrations, Flash Cards, Quick Quizzes®, Illustrated Glossary, Pretest, Posttest, Answer Keys, and Test Generator Software. - more

Electrical Motor Controls for Integrated Systems Workbook

Electrical Motor Controls for Integrated Systems Workbook -
The Workbook provides Worksheets for each major concept presented in the Electrical Motor Controls for Integrated Systems text. For review, a Tech-Chek follows each chapter. - more

Electrical Motor Controls for Integrated Systems Applications Manual

Electrical Motor Controls for Integrated Systems Applications Manual -
This outstanding instructional tool includes hands-on application information that expands on content presented in Electrical Motor Controls for Integrated Systems text. - more
Electric Motor Drive Installation and Troubleshooting Electric Motor Drive Installation and Troubleshooting -

This completely new text/workbook presents an overview of electric motor and drive theory and applications, as well as installation, testing, and troubleshooting procedures.

Important topics including drive programming and selection of motor drives are covered. A variety of manufacturers and related applications are represented. At the end of each chapter, there are Review Questions and Activities for a variety of assessment opportunities.

A CD-ROM, designed as a self-study aid to enhance the text content, is included in the book. The CD-ROM features Quick Quizzes, an illustrated Glossary, and reference material. - more

Electric Motor Maintenance and Troubleshooting, 2E
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$63.00 $50.00

New!Electric Motor Maintenance and Troubleshooting, 2E -

A fully up-to-date, hands-on guide to electric motors

Keep electric motors running at peak performance! Electric Motor Maintenance and Troubleshooting, Second Edition explains in detail how all types of AC and DC motors work.

Essential for anyone who needs to buy, install, troubleshoot, maintain, or repair small to industrial-size electric motors, this practical guide contains new information on three-phase motors along with coverage of the latest test instruments.

Drawing on his more than 40 years of experience working with electric motors, expert author Augie Hand provides a wealth of tested procedures to pinpoint and correct any kind of issue. He'll help you decide whether to replace a motor, take it offline for repair, or repair it in place--decisions that can reduce down time. - more

Electric Motors and Motor Controls
DE-1401898416
$214.95 $189.95

Electric Motors and Motor Controls -

This book is designed for electrical professionals and students who need to understand motor controls from a practical perspective.

By first introducing basic controls, and then progressing to more complex controls for various motors and various applications, Electric Motors and Motor Controls, 2E provides a strong foundational knowledge of motor theory.

Coverage includes the latest information on modern controls, while still including older controls that are still in use.

The National Electrical Code® is cited throughout the book to acquaint readers with how to install and maintain motor systems effectively and safely. - more

 
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Electrical Principles and Practices, 4E NEW!Electrical Principles and Practices, 4E

An introduction to electrical and electronic principles and practices and their uses in residential, commercial, and industrial applications.

This new edition has been reorganized to provide coverage of key electrical concepts at the beginning of the text. Other chapters have been expanded to include greater coverage on personal protective equipment, NFPA 70E, basic first aid, test instruments, printreading, and programmable logic relays.

Expanded content includes the latest information on NFPA 70E® arc blast and arc flash requirements, portable generator sizing, power optimization, utility power factor and peak demand penalty, load shedding, power factor correction, smart grid and smart appliance technology, and wireless speakers. - more
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Electrical Safety Handbook
LE-MG0071745130
$79.95

New!

UP-TO-DATE, ON-THE-JOB ELECTRICAL SAFETY ESSENTIALS

The Electrical Safety Handbook is an easy-to-use, illustrated source of life-saving information tailored to fit specific work environments.

Written by renowned experts in electrical construction safety and medicine, the Electrical Safety Handbook is the reference professionals trust for up-to-date and easy-to-follow safety strategies in industrial and commercial electrical systems.

Covering every major electrical standard, including NEC, NESC, NFPA, 70E, IEEE 1584, and OSHA, Electrical Safety Handbook, Fourth Edition is a practical, illustrated source of life-saving information designed for specific work environments. - more

Electrical Safety of Low-Voltage Systems
LE-MG007150818X
$89.95 $79.95

New! of Low-Voltage Systems -

Find all the information you need to minimize accident rates and ensure low-voltage system safety

Electrical Safety of Low-Voltage Systems offers you a comprehensive safety regimen, based on the fundamental characteristics of low-voltage electrical systems.

Fully explaining the grounding and bonding of low-voltage systems as they relate to Article 250 of the National Electrical Code®, this essential safety tool provides an analytical approach to accident control to replace the haphazard rules of thumb currently in use. - more

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Electrical Systems Based on the 2014 NEC New!Electrical Systems Based on the 2014 NEC -

Electrical Systems based on the 2014 NEC is a comprehensive reference and instructional tool for journeyman and master electricians, inspectors, contractors, electrical designers, and others in the electrical trade.

This authoritative textbook is recognized in the industry for providing a comprehensive overview of the National Electrical Code®.

Concise text and descriptive illustrations cover the Code and its application to wiring methods and materials, conductors and overcurrent protection devices, branch circuits and feeders, grounding, transformers, services, special locations, calculations, and more.

Important changes in the 2014 NEC® are covered and identified throughout. more

Electrical Systems Based on the 2011 NEC
Book w/ CD-ROM
Electrical Systems Based on the 2011 NEC -

A comprehensive reference and instructional tool for journeyman and master electricians, inspectors, contractors, electrical designers, and others in the electrical trade.

Concise text and descriptive illustrations cover the Code and its application to wiring methods and materials, conductors and overcurrent protection devices, branch circuits and feeders, grounding, transformers, services, special locations, calculations, and more.

Important changes in the 2011 NEC® are covered throughout. Trade knowledge gained in the field is conveyed in concise text and full-color illustrations for quick understanding.

Instructor's Resource Guide also Available more

Electrical Systems Based on the 2008 NEC Electrical Systems Based on the 2008 NEC -

Designed for use by journeyman and master electricians, inspectors, contractors, and others, this authoritative text is recognized in the industry for providing a comprehensive overview of the National Electrical Code®.

Concise text and descriptive illustrations cover the Code and its application to wiring methods and materials, conductors and overcurrent protection devices, branch circuits and feeders, grounding, transformers, services, special locations, calculations, and more.

The CD-ROM included with the textbook contains Quick Quizzes®, an illustrated glossary, media clips, and more

Electrical System Design and Application Using Volts Software Electrical System Design and Application Using Volts Software -

Electrical System Design and Application is a new textbook that introduces the learner to designing electrical systems with the aid of Volts by Dolphins Software.

The textbook starts with an overview of the software and how it can help create error-free designs for today’s complex electrical systems. The learner is taken  through a tutorial of the software that covers the basic steps involved in creating an electrical system.

Step-by-step procedures assist both students and professionals in creating proper electrical designs for residential, commercial, and industrial applications. - more

Electrical Systems for Facilities Maintenance Personnel New!Electrical Systems for Facilities Maintenance Personnel -

Electrical Systems for Facilities Maintenance Personnel provides a detailed overview of facility electrical equipment and systems as well as the testing, maintenance, and troubleshooting skills that facilities maintenance personnel need on a commercial job site.

Electrical Systems for Facilities Maintenance Personnel is a comprehensive preparation resource for those responsible for maintaining commercial building electrical systems and equipment.

Distribution System, Lighting System, HVAC System, and Motor Control circuit principles, testing, and troubleshooting concepts are presented through a hands-on approach.

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Electrical Transformers and Rotating Machines
DE-1111039135
$140.95 $126.85

NEW!Electrical Transformers and Rotating Machines, 3E -

Reflecting new technologies and the latest practices in the field, ELECTRICAL TRANSFORMERS AND ROTATING MACHINES, 3E delivers thorough coverage of theory and practical applications of electrical machines.

Its unique combination of transformers and motors makes it an excellent resource for electrical students and practitioners alike.

The text begins with a study of magnetism and magnetic induction, single-phase isolation transformers, current transformers, and autotransformers.

A unit on three-phase power covers basic connections and calculations before proceeding into transformers. In addition, numerous experiments reinforce theory with hands-on application. - more

Electrical Wiring Industrial
DE-1285054210
$107.95 $89.95

New!Electrical Wiring Industrial - 15E -

ELECTRICAL WIRING INDUSTRIAL, 15E is the complete, step-by-step guide to wiring industrial buildings according to the current 2014 National Electrical Code®.

For anyone learning industrial wiring, EWI is an ideal on-the-job reference for apprentice and journeyman electricians, and anyone working in the electrical field.

ELECTRICAL WIRING INDUSTRIAL,15E presents concise, straightforward information in a practical, task-oriented style. Chapter topics explore all fundamentals, from installing new electrical service and changeovers from old systems to project planning and maintenance procedures.

A complete set of industrial building plans is also included, - more

Electrical Wiring Industrial
DE-1111124892
$107.95 $89.95

Electrical Wiring Industrial - 14E -

ELECTRICAL WIRING INDUSTRIAL, 14th Edition is the ideal resource for anyone in the industrial electricity industry.

This book is fully updated to reference the 2011 National Electrical Code® and guides readers step-by-step through the wiring of an entire industrial building.

ELECTRICAL WIRING INDUSTRIAL, 14E has a practical, straightforward approach that begins by covering the tasks and responsibilities facing today's professional industrial electricians, including: installation of electrical service; power and lighting; special new construction systems; changeovers from old systems; planning for growth and increased capacity; and periodic maintenance procedures.

A complete set of industrial building plans is also included

Electrical Wiring Industrial
DE-1418063983
$107.95 $74.95

Electrical Wiring Industrial - 13E -

Updated to reference the 2008 National Electrical Code, this edition of Electrical Wiring Industrial guides readers step-by-step through the wiring of an entire industrial building, making this an ideal resource for anyone who will work in the industrial electricity industry.

With a practical, straightforward approach, the book begins by covering the tasks and responsibilities that face today's professional industrial electricians, including: installation of electrical service, power and lighting; special new construction systems; changeovers from old systems; planning for growth and increased capacity; and periodic maintenance procedures.

Specific references to the 2008 National Electrical Code throughout the book shows readers how to incorporate codes and principles into everyday practice and procedures.

A complete set of industrial building plans is also included
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Electrician's Guide to Control and Monitoring Systems, Installation, Troubleshooting, and Maintenance
LE-MG0071700617

$34.95
Electrician's Guide to Control & Monitoring Systems -

Installation, Troubleshooting, and Maintenance

  • Detailed drawings
  • Step-by-step explanations of drawings
  • Information on networks used in the field
  • Drawings available online

Ladder diagrams are broken down and rebuilt, making it easy to understand the symbols and language used in them. Hundreds of product photos and line drawings illustrate key details presented in the book, and additional drawings are available online.

Essential for electrical contractors, electricians, and maintenance workers, this on-the-job resource also contains information on networks used in the field. - more

Electrician's Troubleshooting and Testing Pocket Guide, Third Edition
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$29.95

Electrician's Troubleshooting and Testing Pocket Guide -
Brooke Stauffer, John E. Traister

Designed for quick reference at any job site, the Electrician's Troubleshooting and Testing Pocket Guide enables electricians using portable meters to test, maintain, and troubleshoot all types of electrical equipment and systems.

  • Expert guidance on all the latest troubleshooting tools, testing instruments, systems, and equipment
  • Time-saving charts, tables, and diagrams for assuring quality and safety compliance
  • Vital material on personal protective equipment (PPE) required for testing energized circuits
  • NEW material: coverage of new equipment, such as infrared scanners and power quality analyzers; information and guidelines that comply with new NFPA 70E safety requirements. - more

Electricity 3: Power Generation, and Delivery
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$84.95 $76.45

Electricity 3: Power Generation, and Delivery -

Designed for both novice and practicing electrical workers, Electricity: Power Generation and Delivery, 9th Edition, explores various types of generators and the delivery of single phase and three-phase power to the customer site.

The ninth edition is updated to the 2008 National Electrical Code® and includes safety features from the power supply industry and current OSHA standards where applicable. This updated edition also features all-new coverage of generator maintenance and troubleshooting and expanded coverage of transfer switches, transformers, and connections.

With a continued focus on the “hows” and “whys” of electrical system operation, readers will gain a solid understanding that goes beyond what to do in an electrical problem to why various electrical procedures are important. - more

Electricity 4: AC/DC Motors, Controls and Maintenance
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$105.95 $94.95

Electricity 4: AC/DC Motors, Controls and Maintenance -

Obtain quick and easy access to information on DC and AC motors, various types of manual, magnetic, and electronic controls, and the installation and maintenance functions of each.

Updated to the 2008 National Electrical Code® and featuring safety references to the most current OSHA Safe Work policies, Electricity 4: AC/DC Motors, Controls, and Maintenance, 9th Edition provides practical, hands-on information to get the electrical system operating as well as the theory of “why” the system works to aid in troubleshooting.

The Ninth Edition features material on Variable Frequency Drives (VFDs) and newer controls for servo and small motors. Current practices and equipment have also been added to the Maintenance section to better enable readers to troubleshoot motors and control problems. - more

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Electricity & Controls for HVAC-R
DE-1435484274
$204.95 $194.70

Electricity & Controls for HVAC/R, 6E -

Now in its fifth edition, Electricity and Controls for HVAC-R equips readers with the information needed to work effectively with all types of motors and control devices found in the heating and air-conditioning industry.

Prior knowledge of electricity is not required as this book begins with discussion of essential basic electricity and electrical circuits concepts.

Numerous schematic diagrams and step-by-step troubleshooting procedures are included to acquaint readers with all of the different types of circuits commonly encountered in the HVAC-R field. - more

Electronic Variable Speed Drives
DE-140188962X
$130.95 $117.85

Electronic Variable Speed Drives -

This one-of-a-kind book gets its distinction from a total commitment to electronic variable speed drives and provides the essential information maintenance technicians need to understand DC and inverter drive technology.

Logically structured, Electronic Variable Speed Drives, 3E begins with fundamental drive circuits and builds to an understanding of more complex drive circuits for improved learning.

Troubleshooting and maintenance are emphasized throughout, and abundant waveform schematics help guide the reader's understanding of the theory of operation of the different types of drives and their circuitry. - more

Energy Auditing for Industrial Facilities
AT-1521
$30.00
New!Energy Auditing for Industrial Facilities -

Energy Auditing for Industrial Facilities is an introduction to the planning, conducting, documenting, and evaluating of an energy audit.

An energy audit identifies potential causes of energy or resource waste and serves as the first step in making a facility more energy efficient.

Specific types of measurements and how to interpret them are given for each system in a facility. The textbook also covers prioritizing, implementing, and verifying energy-efficiency projects as well as giving suggestions for sustaining long-term results.

After studying this material, technicians familiar with building systems and the use of test instruments will be able to participate in an energy audit. - more

Energy Auditing Practices - A Guide to Benchmarking, Auditing and Retrofitting Residential, Commercial, and Industrial Buildings
AT-0690
$72.00
New!Energy Auditing Practices - A Guide to Benchmarking, Auditing and Retrofitting Residential, Commercial, and Industrial Buildings -

A comprehensive guide to the entire energy auditing process, from benchmarking and developing energy conservation goals to implementing system changes and verifying the results.

Topics presented in this manual include energy audit types; preplanning; retrofit cost-effectiveness; energy audit reports; common benchmarks; audit safety; residential HVAC system equipment, water heaters, and lighting; commercial and industrial HVAC system equipment and lighting; retrofit modeling; and system recommissioning.

Includes Interactive DVD - more

Essentials of Electric Motors and Controls
JB-0763751138
$37.95

New!Essentials of Electric Motors and Controls -

This essential resource is perfect for industrial electricians on-the-job, instructors teaching a short course on the topic, and individuals interested in learning more about motors and controls.

This quick, accessible guide is a comprehensive examination of installation and maintenance procedures for motors and controls, as well as a practical introduction to the application and operation of motor control theory.

Incorporating numerous illustrations to reinforce key concepts, Essentials of Electric Motors and Controls reviews concepts such as, magnetism, AC current, frequency, and basic motor operation. - more

Fluid Power Systems
Book w/ 2 CD-ROMs
New!Fluid Power Systems -

Fluid Power Systems is a new text/workbook that presents an introduction to the design, application, and maintenance of hydraulic and pneumatic systems.

It features large, full-color illustrations detailing systems, components, and devices specific to industrial and commercial applications. Content includes pumps, valves, actuators, electrical controls, and troubleshooting techniques and focuses on the design, analysis, operation, and maintenance of fluid power systems.

The first CD-ROM included contains Quick Quizzes®, an illustrated glossary, flash cards, interactive schematics, review questions, media clips, and online resources

A second CD-ROM contains FluidSIM® 4.2 Student Version simulation software that gives the learner an added tool to create, build, and troubleshoot hydraulic circuits. more

Handbook of Rigging
LE-MG0071493018
$99.95 $89.95

New!Handbook of Rigging -

Whether you are a maintenance technician, hoist operator, worksite foreman, or any other specialist requiring the use of rigging equipment, this comprehensive guide will help ensure that your projects are completed in a cost-effective manner, without sacrificing safety and efficiency.

Inside this fully updated guide to rigging:
  • A broader-than-ever look at lifting, hoisting, and scaffolding operations
  • Brand-new section covering the safe operation of equipment and rigging systems
  • Up-to-date information on EPA and OSHA regulations governing the use of rigging equipment
  • Directory of associations that publish research on safe rigging
  • Bibliography of references concerning rigging - more
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HVAC Control Systems, 3E
Book w/ CDROM
HVAC Control Systems, 3E -

HVAC Control Systems WorkbookHVAC Control Systems provides an introduction to HVAC fundamentals and control system principles for pneumatic, electromechanical, electronic, and building automation control systems.

This newly updated textbook includes in-depth coverage of commercial heating and cooling systems and also covers modern ventilation and indoor air quality requirements.

This new edition covers the latest technology in web-based control, networking, wireless control applications, energy auditing and efficiency, system retrofitting, direct digital control, and maintenance management and includes a new feature: field-based troubleshooting scenarios of control system problems.

Expanded content includes BACnet® and LonWorks® building automation protocols as well as system integration. - specifically designed for HVAC and building maintenance technicians.  - more

HVAC Control Systems HVAC Control Systems contains 26 chapters that cover all aspects of HVAC control systems used in industry. Topics included are specifically designed for HVAC and building maintenance technicians.

The textbook provides an introduction to HVAC fundamentals, energy sources, and control principles. Pneumatic, electromechanical, and electronic components and control systems are covered. - more

HVAC Control Systems Workbook w/Answer KeyHVAC Control Systems Workbook

The comprehensive HVAC Control Systems Workbook contains objective tests and activities corresponding to each chapter in the text. - more

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Industrial Electricity, 8E
DE-143548374X
$160.95 $144.85

Industrial Electricity, 8E -

INDUSTRIAL ELECTRICITY, 8E is the ideal book to help electrical students, as well as maintenance technicians, master the fundamentals of electrical theory as they pertain to the field of industrial electricity.

This fully updated eighth edition contains advanced information on electrical theory and presents all material in a clear, updated, and logical manner.

Coverage begins with electrical symbols and drawings, current voltage, resistance, and power. Subsequent chapters cover Ohm's Law, series, parallel, combination circuits, and resistive and reactive circuits.

Advanced material, including rotating machinery, motor controls, transformers, electronic drives, and PLCs are also thoroughly discussed. In addition to the theory, the book also covers installation, maintenance, and troubleshooting.

This eighth edition contains over eight hundred and fifty updated illustrations and photos that will help students and maintenance technicians master the fundamentals. - more

Industrial Electricity and Motor Controls, 2E
LE-MG0071818693

$54.95
New!Industrial Electricity and Motor Controls, 2E -

The most complete, up-to-date guide to industrial electricity

This practical resource offers comprehensive coverage of the entire electrical field and its equipment, including troubleshooting and repair. You'll learn how to read and interpret schematics and drawings and safely work with all electrical components and systems on the jobsite.

The Second Edition features a new chapter on robotics, a new 16-page color insert, and information on the latest codes, regulations, and devices.

Filled with more than 650 photos and diagrams, study questions, review problems, and detailed answers, this career-building tool helps you enhance your electrical and electronics expertise and apply it effectively in the workplace. - more

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Industrial Maintenance
Book w/ CD-ROM
Industrial MaintenanceIndustrial Maintenance Workbook is a comprehensive source of fundamental system operation, maintenance, and troubleshooting information.  Plant maintenance technicians are now required to have a broader working knowledge and troubleshooting skills for increasingly complex equipment used in industry.

This edition offers expanded coverage on energy efficiency and auditing, waste reduction, safety standards, advanced multimeter functions and procedures, building automation systems, and indoor air quality.

Real-world maintenance problems and solutions are depicted throughout the book. Common systems covered address operation principles, maintenance management procedures, and fundamental troubleshooting skills. - more

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Industrial Mechanics
Book w/ CD-ROM
Industrial Mechanics Industrial Mechanics Workbookpresents an overview of the principles of industrial mechanical systems and the equipment in these systems.

All aspects of the systems, principles and equipment, including rigging, lifting, ladders and scaffolds, hydraulics, pneumatics, lubrication, bearings, belts and pulleys, mechanical drives, vibration, alignment, and electricity are discussed throughout the text.

This text presents content in a heavily-illustrated style using full-color art. It is organized for easy instruction and presentation of key information.

Industrial Mechanics is designed for postsecondary, industrial, and apprenticeship training. Textbook, Workbook and Instructor's Guide available - more

Industrial Motor Control
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$213.95 $192.55

New!Industrial Motor Control -

The new and updated 6th edition of Industrial Motor Control is the most comprehensive revision of the book since it was published over 20 years ago.

With crucial, up-to-date information on basic relay control systems, programmable logic controllers, and solid state devices commonly found in an industrial setting, this book is a must have.

It presents easy-to-follow instructions and the essential information for controlling industrial motors, along with commonly used devices in contemporary industrial settings. Readers will gain a fundamental understanding of the operation of variable frequency drives, solid state relays, and other applications that employ electronic devices. - more

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Instrumentation
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Instrumentation -

This newly updated text provides an overview of the latest information on measurement devices and instrumentation. Large full-color illustrations are used to detail fundamental theory and operating principles of instrumentation in industry. Common applications used in control of manufacturing and other processes are included throughout the text.

 Instrumentation covers industrial communications from traditional pneumatic to state-of-the-art digital and wireless communication systems including Fieldbus, Hart™, and Ethernet.

Also included is a new chapter on safety systems that addresses common safety devices and systems such as relief valves, rupture discs, burner control systems, hazardous location classifications, enclosures, and safety instrumented systems (SIS).  - more

Instrumentation WorkbookInstrumentation Workbook -

is designed to reinforce the concepts, provide applications, and test the material represented in the textbook.

Each chapter is divided into sections that review and supplement the concepts presented in each major section of the textbook. - more

Instrumentation Resource GuideInstrumentation
Resource Guide
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This is a valuable instructional tool designed for training in group settings.

It provides all the resources needed for maximum flexibility and effectiveness. - more

Introduction to Thermography Principles
AT-1535
$25.00

New!Introduction to Thermography Principles -


Created in Cooperation with Fluke Corporation and The Snell Group

Introduction to Thermography Principles provides an overview of the latest information on the safe, efficient, and practical use of thermal imagers.

This full-color booklet depicts thermal images of electrical, HVAC, plumbing, hydraulic, and pneumatic circuits. Real-world examples illustrate commercial, industrial, municipal, and residential applications.

In addition, the book provides information on thermography analysis, reporting, documentation, return on investment resources, and related technologies. - more

Lineman’s and Cableman’s Handbook - THE INDUSTRY “BIBLE” SINCE 1928!
LE-MG0071742581
$90.00 $84.95

NEW!

Completely revised to reflect the 2012 National Electrical Safety Code (NESC), The Lineman's and Cableman's Handbook, 12th Edition, provides in-depth information on overhead and underground distribution and transmission lines.

The latest OSHA, ANSI, and ASTM standards are emphasized throughout.

This authoritative resource presents basic principles, equipment, standards, and safety regulations, allowing electrical workers to avoid costly errors, diagnose and repair power failures, and ensure optimum safety.

A wealth of illustrations and photographs make it easy to understand the material, and self-test questions and exercises help reinforce key concepts. - more

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Motor and Drive Troubleshooting: Basic Testing to Advanced Diagnostics
LE-AT-1538
$28.00
New!Motor and Drive Troubleshooting: Basic Testing to Advanced Diagnostics

Motor and Drive Troubleshooting: Basic Testing to Advanced Diagnostics is a new textbook that provides an overview of the latest information on the safe, efficient, and practical use of portable oscilloscopes (scope meters).

This new book has five chapters that include the fundamental principles, basic procedures, common applications, and inspection methodologies of handheld portable oscilloscopes as compared to other test instruments such as clamp-on ammeters and digital multimeters (DMMs).

Detailed commercial and industrial illustrations, applications, and procedures supplement the material. - more

SPECIAL: Motors, 1E with FREE Workbook & Answer Key
AT-1975-77
$74.00
SPECIAL: Motors, 1E w/ FREE Workbook & Ans Key - Copyright 2008 - (limited supply)

Motors provides a comprehensive overview of electrical theory and fundamental motor operating principles as they relate to installation and troubleshooting procedures.

This full-color textbook is designed to develop basic competencies related to fundamental concepts and advanced topics. It can be used in a classroom learning situation, as a self-study text, or as a desktop reference book on motor operation.

 The text offers real-world applications that an electrician is likely to face in the field and combines that usage with the theoretical content in the textbook. The text also presents correct safety procedures in compliance with NFPA 70E. Includes a CD-ROM with Quick Quizzes™, an Illustrated Glossary, Media Clips, and Reference Material.

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Motors

AT-1982
$74.00
Motors Workbook w/ Answer Key
Motors Workbook
w/ Answer Key

AT-1983-1984
$34.00
Motors, 2E

Motors provides a comprehensive overview of electrical theory and fundamental motor operating principles as they relate to installation and troubleshooting procedures.

This full-color textbook is designed to develop basic competencies related to fundamental concepts and advanced topics. It can be used in a classroom learning situation, as a self-study text, or as a desktop reference book on motor operation.

 The text offers real-world applications that an electrician is likely to face in the field and combines that usage with the theoretical content in the textbook. The text also presents correct safety procedures in compliance with NFPA 70E.

Each text contains a CD-ROM with Quick Quizzes™, an Illustrated Glossary, Media Clips, and Reference Material. - more

Motors Resource Guide
AT-1985
$350.00
Motors Resource Guide -

The Motors Resource Guide is a valuable instructional tool. It is designed to give instructors everything they need to teach a course in Motors.

The Resource Guide includes course objectives, course development information, methods of instruction, instructional outlines, resources, and answers to questions in the text.

A CD-ROM is included, featuring electronic slides of all the illustrations in the text and links to useful resources on the Internet.

This is a complete instructional package for teaching Motors. - more

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National Electrical Safety Code (NESC) 2012 Handbook
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$89.95

New!National Electrical Safety Code (NESC) 2012 Handbook

A Hands-on Guide to the 2012 NESC® that Clarifies Code Rules for You to Achieve Full Compliance!

Designed to be used alongside the Code itself, McGraw-Hill's National Electrical Safety Code (NESC) 2012 Handbook provides a rule-by-rule annotation of the NESC that clarifies potentially confusing Code text and allows you to perform your work safely and confidently.

This step-by-step guide explains how to apply and meet the NESC rules for electrical supply stations and equipment, as well as overhead and underground electric supply and communications lines.

Hundreds of illustrations and photos, practical examples, and concise language regarding complicated and controversial issues are included in this expert resource. - more

McGraw-Hill's National Electrical Safety Code Handbook
LE-MG0071453679
$89.95 $59.95

National Electrical Safety Code (NESC) 2007 Handbook

A Hands-on Guide to the 2007 NESC® that Clarifies Code Rules for You to Achieve Full Compliance!

McGraw-Hill's National Electrical Safety Code® 2007 Handbook delivers a rule-by-rule annotation of the NESC® that clarifies the often confusing Code text and allows you to perform your work confidently and safely.

Designed for use with the Code itself, this expert resource guides readers through safety rules for the installation, operation, and maintenance of electrical supply stations and equipment, and also for overhead and underground electric supply and communication lines.

UGLY's Reference Series
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NFPA 70B: Recommended Practice for Electrical Equipment Maintenance
LE-13-NFPA70B
$81.95

New!NFPA 70B: Recommended Practice for Electrical Equipment Maintenance, 2013 Edition -

Prevent costly equipment failures and worker injuries with the latest rules in the 2013 NFPA 70B.

Guard against failures and malfunctions by working with the latest guidelines, including:

  • New chapter on electrical disaster recovery
  • New chapter on photovoltaic systems
  • New chapter on electrical vehicle charging systems
  • New chapter on wind power electric systems and associated equipment
  • New section on arc flash and a new Arc Flash Hazard Analysis Study
  • New section on counterfeit components, devices, tool, and equipment - more

 NFPA 70E Handbook for Electrical Safety in the Workplace
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$
143.50

New!NFPA 70E Handbook for Electrical Safety in the Workplace - 2015 -

The 2015 NFPA 70E® Handbook is your comprehensive source for knowledge about NFPA 70E, electrical safety, and compliance.

Many facilities have the potential for significant liabilities involving loss of life, serious injuries, and damage to equipment due to electrical hazards. Yet many company managers and owners are unaware of the electrical risks addressed by NFPA 70E: Standard for Electrical Safety in the Workplace®.

Using NFPA 70E correctly is the key to saving lives, reducing injuries, and satisfying OSHA mandates for electrical safety -- and that's why the NFPA 70E Handbook is essential.

The 2015 NFPA 70E Handbook for Electrical Safety in the Workplace helps you understand the risks and make the right decisions. - more

 NFPA 70E Handbook for Electrical Safety in the Workplace
LE-12-NFPA70E-Hbk
$143.50 $114.80

NFPA 70E Handbook for Electrical Safety in the Workplace - 2012 Edition -

Use the 2012 NFPA 70E®: Handbook for Electrical Safety in the Workplace to avoid OSHA violations and reduce risks with effective strategies.

Make the right decisions about worksite electrical hazards with the new full-color 2012 NFPA 70E® Handbook.

Implementing NFPA 70E correctly is the key to saving lives, reducing injuries, and satisfying OSHA mandates for electrical safety. That's why there's no substitute for the comprehensive facts in the 2012 NFPA 70E Handbook for Electrical Safety in the Workplace.

Make sure your work measures up to today's NFPA 70E with complete knowledge about electrical safety and compliance.

NFPA 70E Standard for Electrical Safety in the Workplace
LE-15-NFPA70E
$64.00

New!NFPA 70E Standard for Electrical Safety in the Workplace 2015 -

NFPA 70E® compliance saves lives, reduces liability, and helps avoid unexpected downtime and revenue loss. Now, the 2015 Standard takes another big step in changing the way America works.

In a fraction of a second, an electrical incident can claim lives and cause permanently disabling injuries. In fact, hundreds of deaths and thousands of burn injuries occur each year due to shock, electrocution, arc flash, and arc blast -- and most could be prevented through compliance with NFPA 70E: Standard for Electrical Safety in the Workplace®.

Originally developed at OSHA's request, NFPA 70E responds to the latest information about the effects of arc flash, arc blast, and direct current (dc) hazards, and recent developments in electrical design and Personal Protective Equipment (PPE). - more

NFPA 70E Standard for Electrical Safety in the Workplace
LE-12-NFPA70E
$64.00 $51.20

NFPA 70E Standard for Electrical Safety in the Workplace 2012 -

The 2012 NFPA 70E responds to the challenges, making it easier to ensure an electrically safe working area and comply with OSHA 1910 Subpart S and OSHA 1926 Subpart K.

Workplace safety in the United States is evolving due to better awareness and implementation of NFPA 70E: Standard for Electrical Safety in the Workplace®. Yet hundreds of deaths and thousands of disabling injuries still occur each year due to shock, electrocution, arc flash, and arc blast -- and most could be prevented through NFPA 70E compliance.

Originally developed at OSHA's request, NFPA 70E responds to new information about the effects of arc flash, arc blast, and direct current (dc) hazards, and recent developments in electrical design and Personal Protective Equipment (PPE).

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 User's Guide to Electrical PPE based on NFPA 70E
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$46.95

A User's Guide to Electrical PPE Based on NFPA 70E -

Analyze risks and work smart! Every electrician on the job needs the User's Guide to Electrical PPE.

This full-color manual to Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) is a "must" for the practicing electrical contractor or electrician.

Based on NFPA 70E®: Standard for Electrical Safety in the Workplace® and written by Ray Jones, the top ranking expert in electrical safety, User's Guide to Electrical PPE helps workers and supervisors competently analyze risks and take the action needed to avoid electrical contract injuries.

An abundance of full-color photographs illustrate equipment in a wide variety of work environments. - more

Power Quality in Electrical Systems
LE-MG0071470751
$109.95

Power Quality in Electrical Systems -

Identify and Solve Key Electric-Power-Quality Problems and Ensure Reliable Power Delivery to All Customers

Power Quality in Electrical Systems equips you with the latest engineering techniques for providing power quality to all customers, and includes vital information on manufacturing, data processing, and healthcare facilities.

Based on an IEEE Professional Education course, the book is a practice-oriented engineering tutorial for solving key electric-power-quality problems.

This skills-building resource is designed to improve job performance by taking you step-by-step through voltage distortion…harmonic current sources…power capacitors…corrections for power-quality problems …switched-mode power supplies…uninterruptible power supplies…standby power systems…power-quality measurements…and more...

Power Quality Measurement and Troubleshooting
AT-1431
$49.00
Power Quality Measurement and Troubleshooting

This new edition covers the fundamentals of power generation, distribution, quality, monitoring, and troubleshooting. On-line and portable power monitoring and testing concepts are detailed.

Power quality measurements are introduced with common applications. Factoids throughout the chapters relate to power quality principles, troubleshooting tips, test instrument applications, and selected chapter content.

Power Quality Measurement and Troubleshooting is authorized by the Fluke Corporation, and Fluke test instruments are depicted throughout the text.

Expanded coverage on procedures for phase unbalance measurement, single phasing measurement, three phase measurement, phase sequence measurement, and motor rotation measurement.- more

Practical AutoCAD 2010 Practical AutoCAD 2010 -

Practical AutoCAD® 2009 provides a logical and easy-to-follow format to help learn the fundamentals of 2D AutoCAD.

  • Detailed illustrations with authentic screen captures and AutoCAD drawings
  • Tutorial Videos demonstrating key AutoCAD commands and features on the included CD-ROM
  • Numerous examples throughout the text for immediate reinforcement of topics
  • Chapter exercises allowing students to apply knowledge of AutoCAD commands and features
  • Command Reference Boxes throughout the text that provide a quick and easy reference for using AutoCAD commands
  • Objectives at the beginning of each chapter
  • Mechanical and architectural projects for developing professional drawings to use in portfolios  - more
Practical AutoCAD 2009 Practical AutoCAD 2009 -

Practical AutoCAD® 2009 provides a logical and easy-to-follow format to help learn the fundamentals of 2D AutoCAD.

Commands are presented in reference boxes to allow for quick reference when invoking commands. The commands are explained in steps and illustrated with examples to show their most practical and concise use.

The CD-ROM exercises are practical applications using architectural and mechanical plans encountered in the workplace. These exercises provide additional opportunities for learners to further refine their skills - more

Practical AutoCAD 2008 Practical AutoCAD 2008 -

Practical AutoCAD® 2008 provides the fundamentals of 2D AutoCAD using a succinct, easy-to-follow approach.

Commands are explained and followed by an example that allows learners to apply their knowledge. Exercises provide opportunities for learners to develop their skills by using a variety of commands and AutoCAD features.

Large illustrations and clearly labeled features, icons, and components provide a comprehensive learning experience.

A set of architectural and mechanical plans are developed in phases throughout the textbook exercises. - more

PrintReading Based on the 2011 NEC New!PrintReading Based on the 2011 NEC -

Completely updated to reflect changes in the 2011 NEC®, this text maintains its status as the industry standard by incorporating printreading skills and relevant NEC® topics.

Large illustrations organize and simplify complex topics for easy learning. Numerous trade competency tests and two final exams are included.

A comprehensive glossary contains definitions of common electrical and printreading terms.

This text serves as both an instructional tool and a valuable reference for professionals in the field. - more

PrintReading Based on the 2008 NEC PrintReading Based on the 2008 NEC -

Completely updated to reflect changes in the 2008 NEC®, this text maintains its status as the industry standard by incorporating printreading skills and relevant NEC® topics.

Large illustrations organize and simplify complex topics for easy learning. Numerous trade competency tests and two final exams are included.

A comprehensive glossary contains definitions of common electrical and printreading terms.

This text serves as both an instructional tool and a valuable reference for professionals in the field. - more

Printreading for Installing and Troubleshooting Electrical Systems New!Printreading for Installing and Troubleshooting Electrical Systems -

A completely new text/workbook that provides a fundamental resource for learning and applying the printreading skills needed when installing, maintaining, and troubleshooting electrical systems and equipment.

Approximately 100 examples of residential, commercial, and industrial prints are used to highlight specific content in each chapter.

The end of each chapter contains installation and troubleshooting applications. Review questions and activities follow to test for understanding.

A CD-ROM is included at the back of the book. - more

Printreading for Heavy Commercial Construction - Part 3

NEW!Printreading for Heavy Commercial Construction - Part 3 -

This new edition includes expanded information on construction materials and methods, building process participants, project delivery methods, and CSI MasterFormat 2004.

Printreading for Heavy Commercial Construction provides printreading experience relating to commercial construction, including sitework, mechanical and electrical systems, and structural steel, reinforced concrete, and finish construction.

New topics in this edition include the latest LEED® green building requirements and gray water systems, solar thermal heating and geothermal systems, and GPS systems and sustainable roofing. - more

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Intro to Programmable Logic Controllers
DE-1401884261
$206.95 $174.95

Intro to Programmable Logic Controllers -

Updated to reflect recent industry developments, this edition features practical information on Rockwell Automation's SLC 500 family of PLCs and includes a no-nonsense introduction to RSLogix software and the new ControlLogix PLC.

To assist readers in understanding key concepts, the art program has been modernized to include improved illustrations, current manufacturer-specific photos, and actual RSLogix software screens to visibly illustrate essential principles of PLC operation.

New material has been added on ControlNet and DeviceNet, and a new chapter on program flow instructions includes updated references to the SLC 500, MicroLogix, and the PLC 5. - more

Introduction to Programmable Logic ControllersIntroduction to Programmable Logic Controllers -

This is a comprehensive introduction to PLC theory, operation, installation, programming, maintenance, and troubleshooting. The text is a useful training tool and reference for students, apprentices, and technicians in the trade.

Special emphasis is placed on the wiring and programming of PLCs for the control of industrial, commercial, and residential systems. - more

Introduction to Programmable Logic Controllers Application ManualIntroduction to Programmable Logic Controllers Applications Manual -

This is a companion book to the corresponding textbook, containing 48 hands-on activities based on residential, commercial, and industrial real-world applications.

The Applications Manual CD-ROM includes interactive animations to aid the learner in completing the activities. - more

Introduction to Programmable Logic Controllers Resource Guide
AT-1381
$350.00

Introduction to Programmable Logic Controllers Resource Guide

Industrial demand for safe and productive automated facilities requires that electricians, maintenance technicians, operators, supervisors, and other industry personnel possess a thorough understanding of programmable logic controllers (PLCs).

Introduction to Programmable Logic Controllers Resource Guide is designed to assist an instructor in effectively presenting the program.

The Resource Guide includes an instructor's guide, instructional outlines, PowerPoint® presentations, pretest/posttest exams, electronic slides, tutorial videos, answer keys, activity demonstrations, PLC simulation, and test development software. - more

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Programmable Controllers Theory and Implementation
AT-1300
$109.95

Programmable Controllers Theory and Implementation - This award-winning textbook covers everything from PLC basics to advanced applications. Full of checklists, charts, and tables, it makes a perfect quick-reference as well as an in-depth study tool. Whether you're already an expert on PLCs or you're just starting out, the problem-solving approach used here is guaranteed to help you succeed.

This informative text provides a comprehensive theoretical, yet practical, look at all aspects of PLCs and their associated devices and systems.

New chapters on advanced PLC topics such as, I/O bus networks, fuzzy logic, the IEC 1131-3 programming standard, process control, and PID algorithms. This new edition also presents revised, up-to-date information about existing topics, with expanded graphics and hands-on examples. - more

Programmable Controllers Workbook and Study Guide
AT-1301
$33.00

Programmable Controllers Workbook and Study Guide - This unique text was designed either as a stand-alone study guide in programmable controllers, or to accompany Programmable Controllers Theory and Implementation as a workbook.

This book enables practicing professionals to refresh their memories and sharpen their skills in traditional and cutting-edge PLC technologies.

It provides valuable insight into current industrial automation technology. - more

Programmable Controllers Selected Applications
AT-9202
$48.00

Programmable Controllers Selected Applications - Designed as a complement to Programmable Controllers Theory and Implementation, this unique anthology of applications provides insight on how and where to most effectively apply PLCs.

Over 50 applications are explained, examined, and well-illustrated.

Each application presented includes a quick summary of the special techniques used, a detailed operational description of the problem, and why they chose a PLC to solve it. - more

Programmable Logic Controllers: Industrial Control
LE-MG0071810455
$98.95

New!Programmable Logic Controllers: Industrial Control -

A Complete, Hands-on Guide to Programmable Logic Controllers

Programmable Logic Controllers: Industrial Control offers a thorough introduction to PLC programming with focus on real-world industrial process automation applications.

The Siemens S7-1200 PLC hardware configuration and the TIA Portal are used throughout the book. A small, inexpensive training setup illustrates all programming concepts and automation projects presented in the text.

Each chapter contains a set of homework questions and concise laboratory design, programming, debugging, or maintenance projects. This practical resource concludes with comprehensive capstone design projects so you can immediately apply your new skills. - more

Programmable Logic Controllers with ControlLogix
DE-1435419472
$125.95

New!Programmable Logic Controllers with ControlLogix -

Programmable Logic Controllers with ControlLogix strength is its breadth and depth of coverage, taking the reader from an overview of the Programmable Logic Controllers through ladder logic, structured text, sequential function chart, and function block programming.

Students learn more and more easily because of the practical coverage, numerous examples and extensive exercises.

DVD included that has videos that show click by click explanations of setup of RSLinx, project development, configuration, instructions and much more. Students can watch click-by-click examples of all the common tasks in ControlLogix, from setting up RSLinx, starting a new project configuration, and programming, as well as numerous programming examples. - more

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Rigging and Lifting Principles
AT-3648
$36.00

New!Rigging and Lifting Principles -

Rigging and Lifting Principles is an introduction to the equipment, calculations, and procedures required for the safe handling and transportation of materials by hoists or cranes.

Topics include weight and balance, lift points, rigging components, equipment handling, hoists, cranes, and lifting procedures.

Safety practices are discussed throughout this textbook.

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Safe Work Practices for the Electrician
JB-0763752150
$83.95

New!Safe Work Practices for the Electrician -

Safe Work Practices for the Electrician takes a unique, blended learning approach to the topic to provide students and working electricians with a clear overview of how to accurately incorporate safety regulations and theory with every day work tasks.

Based on NFPA 70E® 2009, the National Electrical Code, and the most current OSHA regulations, this introductory text covers the fundamentals of electrical safety along with common work practice hazards, providing tips for identifying potential dangers and ways to avoid or mitigate each risk for the protection of electrical workers.

Expert explanations are accompanied by actual accounts from the field to help students understand the root cause of electrical accidents, ... more

Significant Changes to the 2014 NEC
LE-AT-935941
$85.00

New!Significant Changes to the NEC 2014 -

By: National Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee (NJATC)

Significant Changes to the NEC® 2014 is an invaluable resource for electricians, electrical inspectors, electrical contractors, and electrical engineers.

The textbook focuses on the most important changes between the 2011 and 2014 NEC®.

The textbook is arranged to follow the general layout of the NEC®, and each change is accompanied by helpful images and illustrations. - more

Significant Changes to NFPA 70E® 2012 Pocket Guide
AT-3585
$18.00

New!Significant Changes to NFPA 70E® 2012 Pocket Guide -

Significant Changes to NFPA 70E® Pocket Guide, 2012 edition, provides authoritative, succinct, and in depth coverage of the major changes contained in the 2012 NFPA 70E®.

The pocket guide is designed to efficiently convey the most significant changes (not all changes) in the 2012 edition of NFPA 70E®.

With years of experience in the field and as a safety instructor, the author provides insightful interpretations of key concepts that familiarize users with the major changes contained in the latest edition of NFPA 70E®.

The book can be used as a reference tool for experienced safety officials or as an introductory guide for employees with less experience. - more

Soares Book on Grounding and Bonding, 2014
LE-IA357013
$68.50

New!Soares Book on Grounding and Bonding, 2014

International Association of Electrical Inspectors (IAEI)

Improving your skills in electrical grounding and bonding has never been easier!

Soares Grounding & Bonding cuts through the confusion of industry jargon and common misconceptions and guides the reader step-by-step through the language and intent of the National Electrical Code, NEC-2014.

Check out the explanations for the new code rules in Soares Grounding & Bonding first, where the text is easy-to-read and easy-to-understand.

If you are serious about your knowledge and skills, your technical library is incomplete without this book! - more

Solenoid Control, Testing, and Servicing - A Handy Reference for Engineers and Technicians
LE-MG0071789693
$50.00
New!Solenoid Control, Testing, and Servicing - A Handy Reference for Engineers and Technicians -

Learn how to design, troubleshoot, and maintain high-performance solenoid-based devices.

Featuring photos, diagrams, charts, graphs, and schematics, this convenient handbook combines basic theory with control and testing methods encompassing a wide range of product configurations.

Find out how to assess environmental factors, analyze components, maximize efficiency, and implement reliable controls.

A WORKBENCH-READY, FULLY ILLUSTRATED GUIDE TO SOLENOID DEVICES

Solenoid Control, Testing, and Servicing offers extensive details on adding feedback and "smart solenoid control" to your circuits. - more

Solar Power in Building Design
LE-MG0071485635
$99.95 $89.95
New!Solar Power in Building Design -

Solar Power in Building Design is a complete guide to designing, implementing, and auditing energy-efficient, cost-effective solar power systems for residential, commercial, and industrial buildings.

From basic theory through project planning, cost estimating, and manufacturing methods, this vital resource offers you everything needed for solar power design success.

Filled with case studies and illustrations, this state-of-the-art design tool covers new solar technologies…design implementation techniques…energy conservation…the economics of solar power systems…passive solar heating power…and more

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Technician's Guide To Programmable Controllers
DE-1111544093
$141.95 $127.95

New!Technician's Guide To Programmable Controllers -

Practical and up-to-date, TECHNICIAN'S GUIDE TO PROGRAMMABLE CONTROLLERS, 6th Edition provides you with the most comprehensive introduction to PLCs available on the market today.

Each topic is discussed in a way that is easy to understand and apply, ensuring that you are prepared for class as well as for your future career. Theory, hardware, instructions, programming, installation, startup, and troubleshooting are discussed in detail.

Supplementary programming examples utilizing the PLC instructions in the book impart a better understanding of the various instructions and how they can be combined to create simple yet effective control logic solutions for today's world. - more

Test Instruments
AT-1325
$76.00

Test Instruments -

This comprehensive new text provides an overview of typical electrical test instruments used for installation tests, process equipment operation, quality control, and troubleshooting activities.

Common electrical measurements are presented with an overview of measurement principles and procedures that feature:
Test Instruments Application ManualTest Instruments Applications Manual includes application information and hands-on activities that expand on content presented in Test Instruments.

Extensive information is provided on each of the test instruments that is necessary for completing the applications, including important safety considerations and procedures for use in the field. - more

Test Instruments Resource GuideTest Instruments Resource Guide is a valuable instructional tool designed for training in group settings. It provides an out-of-the-box approach designed for maximum flexibility.

The Resource Guide includes an Instructor’s Guide, Instructional Outlines, Pretest, Posttest, Answer Keys, Electronic Slides, and Test Development Software. - more

Transformers
LE-AT-1622
$54.00
Transformers -

This heavily-illustrated text is designed to give the apprentice and journeyman a strong background for understanding transformers.

Information is presented in an open, contemporary format.

The text presents basic information about transformers and how they are built and classified. Transformers covers operation, cooling methods, tap changers, transformer connections, autotransformers, and reactors.

Also included are chapters on maintenance of transformers and a checklist for inspection. - more

Transformers for the Electrician
DE-1435482395
$66.95 $59.95

NEW!Transformers for the Electrician -

Today's electrical students and electrical technicians alike are looking for a resource that moves beyond traditional offerings to get more than just transformer theory, but also the practical information that can be put to use in everyday situations when in the field.

TRANSFORMERS FOR THE ELECTRICIAN is the perfect solution!

Written in a conversational style that minimizes technical jargon in favor of laymen's terms, the book presents a solid, comprehensive theoretical background of transformer operation, exploring its most important concepts through real-world examples, practical maintenance procedures, and pertinent National Electrical Code® rules.

The end result: readers will gain a thorough understanding of the critical information that a successful working electrician needs in order to connect, troubleshoot, and size just about any type of transformer. - more

Transformer Principles and Applications
(Textbook Only)

AT-1604
$82.00
Transformer Principles and Applications

This New Text provides a comprehensive overview of transformer operation, maintenance, installation, and troubleshooting.

This full-color textbook is designed to develop basic competencies of electrical apprentices and beginning learners.

It begins with a thorough discussion of magnets, magnetism, electromagnetism, and how these apply to transformer operation.

Subsequent chapters include the latest information on how transformers are used to reduce harmful effects of harmonics, and how reactors and isolation transformers are used to improve the power quality available to electronic equipment.

Many different types of specialized transformers are explained. - more

Transformer Principles and Applications Resource Guide
AT-1607
$350.00
Transformer Principles and Applications Resource Guide -

The Transformer Principles and Applications Instructor's Resource Guide is a valuable instructional tool. It is designed to give instructors everything they need to teach a course in transformers.

The Resource Guide includes course objectives, course development information, methods of instruction, instructional outlines, resources, and answers to questions in the text.

A CD-ROM is included, featuring electronic slides of all the illustrations in the text and links to useful resources on the Internet.

This is a complete instructional package for teaching transformers. - more

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Troubleshooting Electrical / Electronic Systems
Troubleshooting Electrical / Electronic Systems, 3E -

Step-by-step applications show how to troubleshoot electrical and electronic systems. Activities provide hands-on experience in solving troubleshooting problems.

This third edition includes new and expanded coverage in the following areas: Alternative Energy Solutions, NFPA 70E® requirements, and Motor Nameplate Interpretation.

Each textbook includes a CD-ROM designed for self-study. It includes interactive Quick Quizzes® for each chapter, an Illustrated Glossary, and Reference Material.

Textbook, Workbook and Transparencies available: - more

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Troubleshooting Electric Motors
Book w/ CD-ROM
Troubleshooting Electric Motors -

This comprehensive reference presents the latest information on electric motors and drives that are used in common industrial applications.

The extensive applications, activities, and trade tests included provide the framework for acquiring the knowledge and skills required in today's industrial environment, or serve as a guide to avoid costly downtime. Starting with motor operation principles, the text builds on motor types, motor protection, causes of motor failure, and troubleshooting methods.

Troubleshooting Electric Motors text/workbook covers drive theory and applications, drive programming and installation, testing, and troubleshooting procedures. Special emphasis is placed on troubleshooting skills.  - more

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Troubleshooting Electronic Equipment
LE-MG0071477314
$49.95

Troubleshooting Electronic Equipment -

Everything you need to maintain, troubleshoot, and repair all types of electronic equipment

Quickly and Easily Identify and Repair Defects and Failures in all Types of Electronic Equipment.

Turn to Troubleshooting Electronic Equipment for step-by-step procedures for identifying the causes of problems in electronic equipment and hands-on methods for repairing them. From cell phones and digital circuits...to test and medical instruments...to digital and microprocessor-based equipment, this practical guide covers the full range of troubleshooting, preventive maintenance, and maintenance management techniques.

The author covers all the essentials such as necessary tools, soldering techniques, testing, fundamental procedures, and mechanical and electrical components. - more

Troubleshooting and Repairing Commercial Electrical Equipment
LE-MG0071810307
$59.95

New!Troubleshooting and Repairing Commercial Electrical Equipment -

A PRACTICAL GUIDE that shows maintenance and construction electricians how to successfully repair commercial and industrial electrical equipment

Troubleshooting and Repairing Commercial Electrical Equipment is the first work that offers a practical approach to diagnosing and repairing commercial/industrial electrical equipment – covering everything from motors, computers, elevators, and fire alarm systems to heavy-duty ovens and audio equipment.

Inside you'll find ways to become faster, more efficient, and able to achieve a much higher success rate in restoring large electrical equipment without damaging it, introducing an additional defect, or creating a hazard.

This invaluable resource also includes information for those seeking licensing and certification, as well as different measures that should be taken to ensure that a UL or other agency listing is not voided. - more

Troubleshooting and Repairing Major Appliances, 3E
LE-MG0071770186
$59.95

New!Troubleshooting and Repairing Major Appliances, 3E -

Use the Latest Tools and Techniques to Troubleshoot and Repair Major Appliances, Microwaves, and Room Air Conditioners!

"The book has it all...written by a pro with 40 years of hands-on repair and teaching experience...this book is like brain candy"--GeekDad (Wired.com)

Fully updated for current technologies and packed with hundreds of photos and diagrams, this do-it-yourself guide shows you how to safely install, operate, maintain, and fix gas and electric appliances of all types.

Troubleshooting and Repairing Major Appliances, Third Edition provides easy-to follow procedures for using test meters, replacing parts, reading circuit diagrams, interpreting fault and error codes, and diagnosing problems. more...

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UGLY's Reference Series
UGLY's Reference Series

 Ugly's Electrical Reference Book based on the 2014 NEC
LE-UGLY-14
$18.95

Ugly's Electrical Reference Book + 2014 NEC Softcover Combo
LE-14NEC-Soft-UGLYs
$103.50

New!Uglys Electrical Reference Book (2014) -

A 'must-have' Electrical Reference for anyone that does Electrical Work - keep one in the Office and one on the Truck!

Electrical Formulas, Conversion Tables, Symbols, Charts, Wiring Diagrams, Conduit Bending and more. All in an easy to read format.

Ugly's Electrical References book is a popular pocket-sized book used by electricians, engineers, contractors, designers, maintenance workers, instructors, and the military.

It is a code-filled reference based on the 2014 NEC - more

 Ugly's Electrical Reference Book based on the 2011 NEC
LE-UGLY-11
$20.95
  $18.95

Ugly's Electrical Reference Book + 2011 NEC Softcover Combo
LE-11UGLY-NEC
$110.45 $99.95

Uglys Electrical Reference Book (2011) -

A 'must-have' Electrical Reference for anyone that does Electrical Work - keep one in the Office and one on the Truck!

Electrical Formulas, Conversion Tables, Symbols, Charts, Wiring Diagrams, Conduit Bending and more. All in an easy to read format.

Ugly's Electrical References book is a popular pocket-sized book used by electricians, engineers, contractors, designers, maintenance workers, instructors, and the military.

It is a code-filled reference based on the 2011 NEC - more

Ugly’s Electrical Safety and NFPA 70E
JB-9781449642419
$23.95 $19.95

New!Ugly’s Electrical Safety and NFPA 70E 2012 -

Ugly’s Electrical Safety and NFPA 70E® is the first pocket-sized summary of NFPA 70E 2012 with comparisons to current OSHA regulations and the 2011 National Electrical Code®.

Important updates in the 2012 NFPA 70E include:

  • Arc-Rated (AR) vs. Flame-Resistant (FR)
  • Documentation of electrical safety programs and training
  • Tables have been added for direct-current systems
  • New requirements for equipment labeling
  • Employees shall be retrained at intervals not to exceed 3 years - more

UGLY's Conduit Bending
JB-9780763783143
$23.95 $21.95

New!UGLY's Conduit Bending -

by Alan W. Stanfield, BS, MBA

Ugly’s Conduit Bending is a quick, on-the-job reference specifically designed to provide the most commonly required information on how to properly bend conduit, including information on bending types and techniques.

An ideal tool for electricians, contractors, instructors, and students, this essential pocket guide uses diagrams, calculations, illustrations, photos, and quick explanations to ensure bending is completed safely and correctly. - more

UGLY's Electric Motors and Controls 2014
JB-9781449690762
$23.95 $21.95

New!UGLY's Electric Motors and Controls 2014 -

Work safely and efficiently on motors and controls when you have the new Ugly’s in your toolbox!

Based on the 2014 National Electrical Code (NEC)

Ugly’s Electric Motors and Controls 2014 is a quick, on-the-job reference specifically designed to provide the most commonly required information on the design, installation, application, and maintenance of motors and controls in an easy-to-read, easy-to-access format.

An ideal tool for electrician’s, contractors, designers, engineers, instructors and students, this essential pocket guide uses diagrams, calculations, and quick explanations to ensure jobs are completed safely and correctly and in accordance to industry standards. - more

Understanding and Applying Electrical Grounding 2008 DVD
LE-WM-DVD2654-08
$49.95

Understanding and Applying Electrical Grounding DVD -

Take a real look at Understanding and Applying Electrical Grounding - One of the most complicated and important aspects of electrical work is grounding. This quality DVD presentation first simplifies the theory behind grounding and then walks viewers through the proper application of grounding theory.

The comprehensive instruction is augmented by illustrations, animations, and example calculations.

Contents of this DVD Include:

  • System Grounding & Equipment Grounding
  • Principles of Effective Grounding
  • Service Neutrals and Grounding
  • Lightning and Grounding - more

Understanding Motor Controls
DE-1401890164
$163.95 $147.55

Understanding Motor Controls -

Gain the knowledge that industrial electricians in the field need in order to be successful! The subject of motor controls is one of the major areas of concern for industrial electricians, and this book prepares readers for work in the industry.

A "real-world" systems approach is applied to all aspects of motor control, including basic control circuits, sensing devices, solid-state controls, variable speed drives, programmable logic controllers (PLCs), and more. "Must know" applications, procedures, and operations are stressed throughout.

Coverage concludes with a series of practical laboratory exercises to help provide an excellent knowledge base of important installation, testing, and troubleshooting procedures. - more


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