Guide to the National Electrical Code
Based on the 2008 National Electrical Code, It
Contains A Unique Approach to Learning the National
Straightforward Illustrations & Explanations of the
2008 National Electrical Code
a unique approach to learning the Code, the
Illustrated Guide to the National Electrical Code
uses highly detailed, technically accurate
illustrations and visuals to break down and simplify
the expanding volume and complexity of the 2008
National Electrical Code.
By translating the sometimes
vague, complicated wording of the National
Electrical Code into straightforward illustrations
and clear explanations, this book provides a
resource that will facilitate comprehension and
application of National Electrical Code requirements
for beginning and master electricians alike.
Material is organized
logically, covering fundamental provisions of the
National Electrical Code first, and then grouping
National Electrical Code requirements by the type of
occupancy, beginning with one-family dwellings, and
progressing on to multi-family, commercial
locations, and special occupancies.
This organization is not only
logical but also reflects how Electrical Code
information is needed when working in the electrical
industry, better preparing readers for the real
world. Its comprehensive coverage, innovative
learning approach, and industry-based organization
make this an indispensable supplement to the
National Electrical Code, whether users need
information on a specific area, or need to learn the
National Electrical Code from cover to cover.
- High quality Calculation
Worksheets provide you with the most
straightforward, error-proof method of
performing essential, complex calculations.
- Unit Objectives introduce
new ideas and set the stage for the topics to be
- Summaries are included in
every chapter to reinforce what has been
- Competency tests check
your comprehension and provide the opportunity
to identify and re-learn difficult concepts.
- New full-color format
helps you better understand the concepts
Table of Contents:
- Section 1:
- Unit 1: Introduction
to the National Electrical Code.
- Unit 2: Definitions.
- Unit 3: Boxes and
- Unit 4: Cables.
- Unit 5: Raceways and
- Section 2: One-Family
- Unit 6: General
- Unit 7: Specific
- Unit 8: Load
- Unit 9: Services and
- Section 3:
- Unit 10:
- Unit 11: Load
- Section 4: Commercial
- Unit 12: General
- Unit 13: Non-Dwelling
- Unit 14: Services,
Feeders, and Equipment.
- Section 5: Special
Occupancies, Areas, and Equipment.
- Unit 15: Hazardous
- Unit 16: Health Care.
- Unit 17: Industrial
- Unit 18: Special
- Unit 19: Specific