Delmar's Standard Textbook of Electricity

Author: Stephen Herman

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1305537122

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 1152

View: 1085

Packed with high-quality photos and illustrations, DELMAR'S STANDARD TEXTBOOK OF ELECTRICITY, 6e combines comprehensive coverage of basic electrical theory with practical how to information that prepares readers for real-world practice. Its clear presentation uses schematics and large illustrations to bring concepts to life, while examples throughout demonstrate how to do common tasks electricians perform. Succinct units covering one or two topics make the book easy to digest. The Sixth Edition is updated to the 2014 NEC and includes new coverage of AC servo motors, AC torque motors, motor nameplate data, RL time constants, AC waveforms, and more. An interactive online course mode called Mindtap that includes the entire text, multi-media assets, customization and social media options will be available Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Delmar's Standard Textbook of Electricity

Author: Stephen L. Herman

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1111539154

Category: Education

Page: 1120

View: 3282

Mastering the theory and application of electrical concepts is necessary for a successful career in the electrical installation or industrial maintenance fields, and this new fifth edition of DELMAR'S STANDARD TEXTBOOK OF ELECTRICITY delivers! Designed to train aspiring electricians, this text blends concepts relating to electrical theory and principles with practical 'how to' information that prepares students for situations commonly encountered on the job. Topics span all the major aspects of the electrical field including atomic structure and basic electricity, direct and alternating current, basic circuit theory, three-phase circuits, single phase, transformers, generators, and motors. This revision retains all the hallmarks of our market-leading prior editions and includes enhancements such as updates to the 2011 NEC, a CourseMate homework lab option, and a new chapter on industry orientation as well as tips on energy efficiency throughout the tex. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Delmar's Standard Textbook of Electricity

Author: Stephen Herman

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1111802033

Category: Education

Page: 1120

View: 8935

Understanding the theory and application of electrical concepts is necessary for a successful career in the electrical field specifically in industrial maintenance and installation, and this newly revised, full color text delivers! Delmar's Standard Textbook of Electricity, Fourth Edition trains aspiring electricians by blending concepts relating to electrical theory with practical 'how to' information that prepares readers for situations commonly encountered on the job. This revision retains all the hallmarks of our market-leading prior editions, but displays enhancements such as more practical application problems. Topics span the major aspects of the electrical field including direct and alternating current circuits, basic theory, transformers, generators, and motors. This new edition has been organized so that all relevant information is located within a given chapter which allows for flexibility to access and cover topics in any order making this text an indispensable resource. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Industrial Motor Control

Author: Stephen Herman

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 128565742X

Category: Education

Page: 576

View: 6033

INDUSTRIAL MOTOR CONTROL 7E is an integral part of any electrician training. Comprehensive and up to date, this book provides crucial information on basic relay control systems, programmable logic controllers, and solid state devices commonly found in an industrial setting. Written by a highly qualified and respected author, you will find easy-to-follow instructions and essential information on controlling industrial motors and commonly used devices in contemporary industry. INDUSTRIAL MOTOR CONTROL 7E successfully bridges the gap between industrial maintenance and instrumentation, giving you a fundamental understanding of the operation of variable frequency drives, solid state relays, and other applications that employ electronic devices. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Electrical Studies for Trades

Author: Stephen Herman

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1285700384

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 608

View: 8357

Packed with real-world examples, vivid illustrations, and the latest developments from the field, ELECTRICAL STUDIES FOR TRADES, 5th EDITION is ideal for current and future service technicians in air conditioning and refrigeration, construction, and facilities management--and anyone else who needs a practical knowledge of electricity. Extremely reader-friendly, the book begins with an overview of basic electricity concepts--rather than complex mathematical calculations. From here, you proceed directly to must-know information, including how to determine wire sizes and make a variety of common switch connections. Different types of electrical power panels are also examined in detail. Discussion of general wiring practices and circuit protectors, as well as an introduction to transformers and three-phase and single-phase motors, round out the comprehensive coverage. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Electrical Transformers and Rotating Machines

Author: Stephen L. Herman

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1133715664

Category: Education

Page: 608

View: 7633

Reflecting new technologies and the latest practices in the field, ELECTRICAL TRANSFORMERS AND ROTATING MACHINES, 3E combines a current, comprehensive explanation of theory with practical applications of electrical machines. 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. Throughout the text, practical experiments enable readers to reinforce theory with hands-on application. The Third Edition also includes an all-new Instructor Resource CD with PowerPoints, Image Library and ExamViewTM test bank generator. With its unique combination of transformers and motors, Electrical Transformers and Rotating Machines, 3e is an excellent resource for electrical students and practitioners alike. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

The Complete Lab Manual for Electricity

Author: Stephen Herman

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1133673821

Category: Technology

Page: 480

View: 7676

Now today’s readers can master the hands-on electrical skills needed for professional success with THE COMPLETE LABORATORY MANUAL FOR ELECTRICITY, 4E by best-selling author Stephen Herman. No matter what electrical theory book readers are using, THE COMPLETE LABORATORY MANUAL FOR ELECTRICITY offers the perfect fit with a logical progression of topicsand meaningful, cost-effective experiments. Updated lab activities throughout this edition now incorporate the use of wirewound resistors rather than incandescent lamps. Learners explore all aspects of electrical concepts -- from basic electricity through AC theory, transformers, and motor controls. Each lab offers a clear explanation of the circuits to be connected, examples of the calculations to complete the exercise, and step-by-step procedures for conducting the experiment. Trust THE COMPLETE LABORATORY MANUAL FOR ELECTRICITY, 4E as a stand-alone resource or ideal supplement (e.g., to the Delmar Standard Textbook of Electricity) for the mastery of hands-on electrical skills today’s readers need. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Illustrated Guide to the National Electrical Code

Author: Charles R. Miller

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1337515841

Category: Education

Page: 496

View: 8289

This uniquely effective guide helps readers master the 2017 National Electrical Code, using highly detailed, technically accurate illustrations to make even the most complex aspects of the code easier to understand and apply. An experienced author, educator, and master electrician, Charles Miller translates the often vague, complicated language of the 2017 NEC into clear, simple instructions accompanied by helpful visuals. Topics are organized logically and presented in a convenient, modular format for easy reference, beginning with fundamental concepts and progressing to requirements for various dwellings, from one-family homes to multi-family housing, commercial locations, and special occupancies. The Seventh Edition of this trusted resource provides thorough coverage of changes to the 2017 NEC, as well as numerous new and updated illustrations. Comprehensive coverage, an innovative learning approach perfect for today's visual learners, and accurate, up-to-date information make this valuable resource indispensable for beginning and experienced electricians, engineers, and other electrical professionals. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Electrical Wiring Commercial

Author: Ray C. Mullin,Phil Simmons

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1133417639

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 496

View: 9333

ELECTRICAL WIRING COMMERCIAL, 14E has been extensively revised for the 2011 National Electrical Code. Full-color drawings and product photographs illustrate difficult concepts of the Code to increase your students understanding of the application in the wiring process. There is an emphasis on going green with electrical design and installation. To provide further practice, updated back of the book blueprints include plans that incorporate handicapped accessibility in commercial structures. For planning a commercial space there are panel board worksheets, load calculation forms, and panel board schedules provided for each of five tenant spaces plus the owner's space. Expanded coverage on Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) demonstrates an emphasis on safety throughout. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Delmar's Standard Textbook of Electricity

Author: Stephen L. Herman

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1111539154

Category: Education

Page: 1120

View: 4943

Mastering the theory and application of electrical concepts is necessary for a successful career in the electrical installation or industrial maintenance fields, and this new fifth edition of DELMAR'S STANDARD TEXTBOOK OF ELECTRICITY delivers! Designed to train aspiring electricians, this text blends concepts relating to electrical theory and principles with practical 'how to' information that prepares students for situations commonly encountered on the job. Topics span all the major aspects of the electrical field including atomic structure and basic electricity, direct and alternating current, basic circuit theory, three-phase circuits, single phase, transformers, generators, and motors. This revision retains all the hallmarks of our market-leading prior editions and includes enhancements such as updates to the 2011 NEC, a CourseMate homework lab option, and a new chapter on industry orientation as well as tips on energy efficiency throughout the tex. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Electricity and Controls for HVAC-R

Author: Stephen Herman,Bennie Sparkman

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1435484274

Category: Technology

Page: 576

View: 5095

Now in its sixth 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. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Residential Wiring

Author: Gary Rockis,Suzanne M. Rockis,Thomas E. Proctor

Publisher: Amer Technical Pub

ISBN: 9780826916563

Category: Education

Page: 375

View: 8814

Explains the installation and maintenance of residential wiring; focuses on installing fixtures, switches, wiring, and the safety procedures; and discusses the latest technology, low-voltage systems, and troubleshooting.

Direct Current Fundamentals

Author: Stephen Herman

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1111127468

Category: Technology

Page: 512

View: 6794

For nearly half a century, this widely acclaimed text has presented the fundamental concepts of direct current electricity and magnetism in a straightforward, practical manner. This reader-friendly guide to DC electrical theory and applications is both thorough and focused, providing detailed coverage in a convenient, affordable volume. The new Eighth Edition retains the distinguishing features that are the cornerstone of this trusted text, including logically organized content that progresses step-by-step from basic principles to advanced concepts. Enhancements for the new edition include updated photographs and illustrations to help readers grasp essential concepts quickly and apply their knowledge with confidence, as well as special icons highlighting green tips on energy efficiency. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Electrical Level 1 Trainee Guide (Hardback)

Author: NCCER

Publisher: Pearson

ISBN: 9780134804736

Category: Electric wiring

Page: 640

View: 9976

Note: This is the Cloth, Standalone edition This exceptionally produced trainee guide features a highly illustrated design, technical hints and tips from industry experts, review questions and a whole lot more! Key content includes: Orientation to the Electrical Trade, Electrical Safety, Introduction to Electrical Circuits, Electrical Theory, Introduction to the National Electrical Code, Device Boxes, Hand Bending, Raceways and Fittings, Conductors and Cables, Basic Electrical Construction Drawings, Residential Electrical Services, and Electrical Test Equipment. Instructor Supplements Trainee Guide + Instructor Access Card ISBN: 9780134804972 Includes access to Lesson Plans, PowerPoints, Test Generator. Instructors: Product supplements may be ordered directly through OASIS at http://oasis.pearson.com. For more information contact your Pearson NCCER Executive at http://nccer.pearsonconstructionbooks.com/store/sales.aspx. NCCERconnect is available for this edition; visit www.nccer.org/online-solutions for more information Stand Alone Access Card: 9780134812328 Paperback Trainee Guide + NCCERconnect: 9780134820699 Hard Cover Trainee Guide + NCCERconnect: 9780134820668

Practical Problems in Mathematics for Electricians

Author: Stephen L. Herman

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1111313474

Category: Mathematics

Page: 208

View: 8121

PRACTICAL PROBLEMS IN MATHEMATICS FOR ELECTRICIANS, 9E will give your students the math skills they need to succeed in the electrical trade. It introduces them to the important math principles through problems designed for the electrical profession and offers them an excellent opportunity to develop and practice problem-solving skills while at the same time providing a valuable review of electrical terminology. This new edition uses the same straightforward writing style and simple, step-by-step explanations that made previous editions so reader-friendly. It minimizes theory and emphasizes problem-solving techniques and practice problems. This new edition also includes updated illustrations and information for a better learning experience than ever before! The book begins with basic arithmetic and then, once these basic topics have been mastered, progresses to algebra and concludes with trigonometry. Practical problems with real-world scenarios from the electrical field are used throughout, allowing your students to apply key mathematical concepts while developing an awareness of basic electrical terms and practices. This is the perfect resource for students entering the electrical industry, or those simply looking to brush up on the necessary math. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Today’s Technician: Automotive Engine Repair & Rebuilding, Classroom Manual and Shop Manual

Author: Chris Hadfield,Randy Nussler

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1337516775

Category: Education

Page: 1040

View: 4989

TODAY'S TECHNICIAN: AUTOMOTIVE ENGINE REPAIR & REBUILDING, CLASSROOM MANUAL AND SHOP MANUAL, Sixth Edition, delivers the theoretical and practical knowledge technicians need to repair and service modern automotive engines and prepare for the Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) Engine Repair certification exam. Designed to address all National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation (NATEF) standards for Engine Repair, this system-specific text addresses engine construction, engine operation, intake and exhaust systems, and engine repair, as well as the basics of engine rebuilding. Forward-looking discussions include advances in hybrid technology, factors affecting engine performance, and the design and function of modern engine components. Long known for its technical accuracy and concise writing style, the Sixth Edition of this reader-friendly text includes extensive updates to reflect the latest NATEF standards, new information on current industry trends and developments, additional drawings and photos, and a variety of electronic tools for instructors. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Understanding Motor Controls

Author: Stephen L. Herman

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1305498127

Category: Education

Page: 640

View: 2088

Using a real-world systems approach to learning motor control devices, UNDERSTANDING MOTOR CONTROLS, 3e teaches you to install, troubleshoot, and test electrical motors like the pros! Starting with basic control circuits and components, this book covers all must-know applications and procedures -- from safety and development to operations and problem solving. Preparing you for a career as an industrial electrician, it provides a strong foundation in basic control circuits, sensing devices, solid-state controls, variable speed drives, programmable logic controllers (PLCs), and more. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Electronics for Electricians

Author: Stephen L. Herman

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1305505999

Category: Education

Page: 512

View: 366

ELECTRONICS FOR ELECTRICIANS, 7e was written specifically for the electrician working in an industrial environment confronted with power electronic equipment, such as variable frequency drives, rectifiers, DC drives, and other equipment dependent on electronic components. It offers comprehensive coverage of electronic components common to industry, explaining how they work, how to use them, and how to test them. The Seventh Edition includes up-to-date graphics, detailed examples, and expanded coverage of such key topics as light emitting diodes and spike and surge suppression. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Electrical Control for Machines

Author: Diane Lobsiger

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1305176030

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 576

View: 7221

Reflecting the latest trends and practices from industry, the cutting-edge new ELECTRICAL CONTROLS FOR MACHINES, 7e delivers a thorough introduction to the range of technologies found in today's electrical machine controls. Completely up to date, circuit diagrams and the descriptions of the circuits illustrate a modern representation of the controls circuits. The text also offers expansive coverage of the power and control circuitry required to operate electrical machinery. While it discusses the trend away from relay control to PLC control, the text maintains solid coverage of relay circuits. Its emphasis on the critical importance of worker and equipment safety in industrial settings includes a detailed explanation of the risk assessment process and a safety relay circuit. In addition, the inclusion of international equipment specifications reflects the dramatic impact of globalization and integration of businesses on the way industries function. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Physics, Books a la Carte Edition

Author: James S. Walker

Publisher: Addison-Wesley

ISBN: 9780134020853

Category: Science

Page: 1248

View: 1533

NOTE: This edition features the same content as the traditional text in a convenient, three-hole-punched, loose-leaf version. Books a la Carte also offer a great value-this format costs significantly less than a new textbook. Before purchasing, check with your instructor or review your course syllabus to ensure that you select the correct ISBN. Several versions of Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products exist for each title, including customized versions for individual schools, and registrations are not transferable. In addition, you may need a Course ID, provided by your instructor, to register for and use Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products. Intended for algebra-based introductory physics courses. An accessible, problem-solving approach to physics, grounded in real-world applications James Walker's Physics provides students with a solid conceptual understanding of physics that can be expressed quantitatively and applied to the world around them. Instructors and students praise Walker's Physics for its friendly voice, the author's talent for making complex concepts understandable, an inviting art program, and the range of excellent homework problems and example-types that provide guidance with problem solving. The Fifth Edition includes new "just-in-time" learning aids such as "Big Ideas" to quickly orient students to the overarching principles of each chapter, new Real-World Physics and Biological applications, and a wealth of problem-solving support features to coach students through the process of applying logic and reasoning to problem solving. Also available with MasteringPhysics TM MasteringPhysics from Pearson is the leading online homework, tutorial, and assessment system, designed to improve results by engaging students before, during, and after class with powerful content. Instructors ensure students arrive ready to learn by assigning educationally effective content before class and encourage critical thinking and retention with in-class resources such as Learning Catalytics. Students can further master concepts after class through traditional and adaptive homework assignments that provide hints and answer-specific feedback. The Mastering gradebook records scores for all automatically graded assignments in one place, while diagnostic tools give instructors access to rich data to assess student understanding and misconceptions. Mastering brings learning full circle by continuously adapting to each student and making learning more personal than ever--before, during, and after class.