and Bonding, 5E
to the 2017 NEC
Learn the essentials of
electrical grounding and bonding. Based upon the 2017 NEC
Completely updated to reflect the
2017 National Electrical Code®,
the Fifth Edition of this user-friendly, practical guide features
thorough, current coverage of grounding and bonding requirements in
both Article 250 and Chapter 5 of the NEC®.
Full of clear explanations,
real-world examples, and vibrant, full-color illustrations,
this trusted text will help you master and apply key electrical
concepts, such as calculating conductor sizes, reading and
interpreting NEC tables, using grounded conductor connections in AC
systems, managing installations and sizing, and applying "green"
practices for energy efficiency and environmental sustainability.
Whether you are pursuing a degree
program, professional training, or an apprenticeship (e.g.,
Independent Electrical Contractors, electrical training ALLIANCE,
former NJATC courses), you can count on this must-have
resource to prepare you for career success.
Drawing on his extensive
experience as an electrician, educator, and consultant, the
author provides engaging explanations, realistic examples, and
step-by-step instructions to help readers understand, apply, and
master the fundamentals of electrical grounding and bonding.
Topics include calculating
conductor sizes, reading and interpreting NEC® tables, using
grounded conductor connections in DC and AC systems, and
managing installations and sizing.
In addition to current
regulations and requirements, the text features information on
important industry trends and practices, including methods and
materials designed to promote energy efficiency and
New to this Edition:
- The Fifth Edition has been carefully
revised to reflect the 2017 National Electrical Code®,
enabling readers to reference accurate, up-to-date
information related to relevant industry codes.
- With extensive new and updated
material, the text offers complete, current coverage of
grounding and bonding requirements in both Article 250 and
Chapter 5 of the 2017 NEC®.
Grounding and Bonding
System and Grounding Electrode Conductor
Enclosure, Raceway, and
Service Cable Connections
Equipment Grounding and
Equipment Grounding Conductors
Methods of Equipment
Grounding of Specific
Equipment Covered in Chapter 5 of the NEC®
Appendix A: Some
Fundamentals of Equipment-Grounding Circuit Design.
Investigation and Testing of Footing-Type Grounding Electrodes for
Understanding Ground Resistance Testing
Appendix D: Report of
Research on Conduit Fitting Ground-Fault Current.
384 Pages - 8-1/2 x 11 in.
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