Illustrated Guide to the National Electrical Code / Edition 7 available in Paperback
This uniquely effective guide will help you master the 2017 National Electrical Code. The author uses highly detailed, technically accurate illustrations to make even the most complex aspects of the code easier to understand and apply, translating the often complicated language of the 2017 NEC into clear, simple instructions and helpful visuals. A logical organization of topics lets you explore fundamental concepts before progressing to requirements for various dwellings, from one-family homes to multi-family housing, commercial locations, and special occupancies. In addition, a convenient, modular format makes it easy to reference relevant information as needed. The Seventh Edition of this trusted text combines accurate, up-to-date coverage of changes to the 2017 NEC, numerous new and updated illustrations, and an innovative learning approach perfect for today's visual learners, creating an indispensable resource for students and professionals alike.
About the Author
For 18 years, Charles R. Miller owned and operated a successful commercial electrical contracting company (Lighthouse Electric Co., Inc.) in Nashville, Tennessee. Now an accomplished author and educator, Mr. Miller specializes in leading customized seminars on the National Electrical Code (NEC), as well as National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 70E. Class and seminar attendees have included employees of companies such as Ford, A. O. Smith, and The Aerostructures Corporation, as well as academic institutions such as Tennessee State University, Vanderbilt University, and Purdue University. Mr. Miller also wrote and illustrated the monthly "Code In Focus" column in ELECTRICAL CONTRACTOR MAGAZINE, and he co-hosted a home improvement radio talk show in Nashville for more than three years.
Table of Contents
Part I: FOUNDATIONAL PROVISIONS. 1. Introduction to the National Electrical Code. 2. Definitions. 3. Boxes and Enclosures. 4. Cables. 5. Raceways and Conductors. Part II: ONE-FAMILY DWELLINGS. 6. General Provisions. 7. Specific Provisions. 8. Load Calculations. 9. Services and Electrical Equipment. Part III: MULTIFAMILY DWELLINGS. 10. Comprehensive Provisions. 11. Load Calculations. Part IV: COMMERCIAL LOCATIONS. 12. General Provisions. 13. Nondwelling Load Calculations. 14. Services, Feeders, and Equipment. Part V: SPECIAL OCCUPANCIES, AREAS, AND EQUIPMENT. 15. Hazardous (Classified) Locations. 16. Health Care. 17. Industrial Locations. 18. Special Occupancies. 19. Specific Equipment.