Electrical Engineer's Portable Handbook by Robert Hickey

Electrical Engineer's Portable Handbook

byRobert Hickey

Paperback | October 10, 2003

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The first edition of this title proved the most successful of the Portable Handbook series launched in 1999. Aimed at electrical engineers and technicians working in building power systems, the relentlessly practical Handbook succeeded as an in the field working tool. This new edition is necessitated by the new 2002 version of the National Electrical Code (NEC). This code changes render much of the existing material obsolete, so over half the chapters require heavy rewrites to stay current.

About The Author

Robert B. (Bob) Hickey is a licensed professional engineer in five states and is President and Chief Executive of vanZelm, Heywood, and Shadford, Inc., a leading northeast U.S. mechanical and electrical consulting engineering firm based in West Hartford, CT. His 40 years of experience span the electric utility, contracting, and consul...
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Title:Electrical Engineer's Portable HandbookFormat:PaperbackDimensions:584 pages, 8 × 5.1 × 1.4 inPublished:October 10, 2003Publisher:McGraw-Hill EducationLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0071418202

ISBN - 13:9780071418201

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Table of Contents



Preface to the Second Edition

Introduction: How to Use This Book

Chapter 1: General Information

Chapter 2: National Electrical Code (NEC) Articles, Tables, and Data

Chapter 3: Services and Distribution

Chapter 4: Grounding and Ground Fault Protection

Chapter 5: Emergency and Standby Power Systems

Chapter 6: Lighting

Chapter 7: Special Systems

Chapter 9: Miscellaneous Special Applications