Home wiring is serious business<br> <br> That's why, especially if you're not an electrician, you need the clear, well-ordered guidance in this book-the same one you may have seen in your father's toolbox. Now fully updated to cover home networking and other 21st century developments, this all-new edition gives you the guidelines, rules, and step-by-step instructions you need to do the job safely and with confidence.<br> * Understand how to use the National Electrical Code (NEC) and meet its requirements<br> * Install a safe electrical service entrance and branch circuits<br> * Use the appropriate cables, wires, conduits, and boxes for your home's needs<br> * Find specialized information about electric heating, mobile home wiring, and other unique applications<br> * Learn to install wiring for cable TV, telephones, broadband Internet, home networks, and security systems<br> * Be able to make accurate load calculations
Chapter 1: Wiring Basics.
Chapter 2: Electrical Services.
Chapter 3: Branch Circuits and Loads.
Chapter 4: Materials and Methods.
Chapter 5: Wiring for Electric House Heating.
Chapter 6: Mobile Homes.
Chapter 7: Cable TV, Broadband, Telephone, and Security.
Chapter 8: How to Wire a House.
Appendix A: Calculations for Dwellings.
Appendix B: Farm Buildings.
Appendix C: Audio and Home Theater Installations.
Appendix D: The Internet as Entertainment.
Series: Audel House Wiring
Number Of Pages: 232
Published: 3rd September 2004
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 21.54 x 14.0
Weight (kg): 0.31
Edition Number: 8
Edition Type: Revised