The Lineman s and Cableman s Handbook Thirteenth Edition

The Lineman s and Cableman s Handbook  Thirteenth Edition Author James E. Mack
ISBN-10 9780071850049
Year 2017-04-12
Pages
Language en
Publisher McGraw Hill Professional
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The definitive guide to distribution and transmission line technology―fully revised for the latest standards Thoroughly updated to reflect the 2017 National Electrical Safety Code® (NESC®), this authoritative resource explains the principles and practices of electric transmission and distribution line construction, operation, and maintenance. You will get comprehensive coverage of the newest equipment, techniques, and procedures along with current OSHA, ANSI, and ASTM regulations. Throughout, detailed illustrations and photos make it easy to understand the material, and self-test questions and exercises reinforce key concepts. The Lineman’s and Cableman’s Handbook, Thirteenth Edition, covers: Electrical principles * Electric systems * Substations * Transmission and distribution circuits * Construction specifications * Wood, aluminum, concrete, fiberglass, and steel structures and poles * Distribution automation and the smart grid * Emergency system restoration * Unloading, hauling, erecting, setting, and guying poles * Insulators, crossarms, and conductor supports * Line conductors * Distribution transformers * Lightning and surge protection * Fuses and substation relays * Switches, sectionalizers, and reclosers * Voltage regulators * Transmission tower erection * Stringing, sagging, and joining line conductors * Live-line maintenance * Grounding * Protective grounds * Street lighting * Underground systems * Laying conduit * Manhole construction * Pulling and splicing cable * Underground distribution * Vegetation management * Distribution transformer installation * Electrical drawing symbols * Single-line and schematic diagrams * Voltage regulation * Units of measurement, electrical definitions, electrical formulas, and calculations * Maintenance of transmission and distribution lines * Rope, knots, splices, and gear * Climbing wood poles * Protective equipment * OSHA 1910.269 * Resuscitation * Pole-top and bucket truck rescue * And much more!

Lineman s and Cableman s Handbook Thirteenth Edition

Lineman s and Cableman s Handbook  Thirteenth Edition Author Thomas Shoemaker
ISBN-10 0071850031
Year 2017-04-14
Pages 1104
Language en
Publisher McGraw-Hill Education
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The definitive guide to distribution and transmission line technology since 1928—fully updated Completely revised to reflect the 2017 National Electrical Safety Code (NESC), The Lineman’s and Cableman’s Handbook, 13th Edition, presents the basic principles and best practices for safe construction, operation, and maintenance of electric transmission and distribution lines. The latest NEC, ANSI, OSHA, and ASTM standards are emphasized throughout the book. Hundreds of illustrations and photographs make it easy to understand the material, and self-test questions and exercises help reinforce key concepts. 200 new images and tables are featured. This industry-standard resource provides in-depth information on overhead distribution lines, underground distribution lines, and overhead transmission lines. New topics discussed include smart grid technology, microprocessor based circuit protection, and cutting-edge personal protective equipment. • Covers every standard an electrician needs to follow in the field • Website features additional questions, exercises, color illustrations, and more • Written by a pair of experienced professionals

Lineman s and Cableman s Handbook 12th Edition

Lineman s and Cableman s Handbook 12th Edition Author Thomas Shoemaker
ISBN-10 9780071742580
Year 2011-08-08
Pages 1104
Language en
Publisher McGraw Hill Professional
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The definitive guide to distribution and transmission line technology--fully updated Completely revised to reflect the 2012 National Electrical Safety Code (NESC), The Lineman's and Cableman's Handbook, 12th Edition, provides in-depth information on overhead and underground distribution and transmission lines. The latest OSHA, ANSI, and ASTM standards are emphasized throughout. This authoritative resource presents basic principles, equipment, standards, and safety regulations, allowing electrical workers to avoid costly errors, diagnose and repair power failures, and ensure optimum safety. A wealth of illustrations and photographs make it easy to understand the material, and self-test questions and exercises help reinforce key concepts. Comprehensive coverage includes: Electrical principles and systems * Substations * Circuits * Construction * Wood-pole, aluminum, concrete, fiberglass, and steel structures * Distribution automation * Emergency system restoration * Unloading, hauling, erecting, setting, and guying poles * Insulators, crossarms, and conductor supports * Line conductors * Distribution transformers * Lightning and surge protection * Fuses * Switches, sectionalizers, and reclosers * Voltage regulators * Transmission tower erection * Stringing, sagging, and joining line conductors * Live-line maintenance * Grounding * Street lighting * Underground distribution * Vegetation management * Distribution transformer installation * Electrical drawing symbols * Single-line and schematic diagrams * Voltage regulation * Units of measurement, electrical definitions, electrical formulas, and calculations * Maintenance of transmission and distribution lines * Rope, knots, splices, and gear * Climbing and wood poles * Protective equipment * OSHA 1910.269 * Resuscitation * Pole-top and bucket rescue

Lineman and Cablemans Field Manual Second Edition

Lineman and Cablemans Field Manual  Second Edition Author Thomas Shoemaker
ISBN-10 9780071621229
Year 2009-03-16
Pages 416
Language en
Publisher McGraw Hill Professional
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A Compact, On-the-Job Reference for Linemen and Cablemen Fully updated with the latest NEC and OSHA standards, this one-stop portable guide contains the crucial electrical data, formulas, calculations, and safety information essential at any jobsite. The Lineman's and Cableman's Field Manual, Second Edition, provides easy-to-follow details on constructing, operating, and maintaining both overhead and underground electric distribution and transmission lines. Helpful charts, tables, diagrams, equations, and definitions are included throughout this handy resource. The new edition of the manual covers: Line conductors * Cable, splices, and terminations * Distribution voltage transformers * Wood-pole structures * Guying * Lightning and surge protection * Fuses * Inspection and maintenance plans * Tree trimming * Rope, knots, splices, and gear * Grounding * Protective grounds * Safety equipment and rescue

The Guidebook for Linemen and Cablemen

The Guidebook for Linemen and Cablemen Author Wayne Van Soelen
ISBN-10 1111035016
Year 2011-02
Pages 898
Language en
Publisher Delmar Pub
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Packaged as a convenient, single-volume reference guide on the operation of electrical utility systems, this book will give your students what other resources won't: practical coverage of the equipment and situations that power line workers are exposed to on a daily basis, with a focus on ensuring concepts are meaningful and applicable.

Electric Power Distribution Handbook

Electric Power Distribution Handbook Author Thomas Allen Short
ISBN-10 0849317916
Year 2003-09-15
Pages 784
Language en
Publisher CRC Press
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Of the ...big three... components of the electricity infrastructure, distribution typically gets the least attention, and no thorough, up-to-date treatment of the subject has been published in years. Filling that void, the Electric Power Distribution Handbook provides comprehensive information on the electrical aspects of power distribution systems. It is an unparalleled source for the background information, hard-to-find tables, graphs, methods, and statistics that power engineers need, and includes tips and solutions for problem solving and improving performance. In short, this handbook gives readers the tools they need to understand the science and practices of distribution systems.

The American Lineman

The American Lineman Author Alan Drew
ISBN-10 1937498840
Year 2015-10-06
Pages 528
Language en
Publisher Northwest Lineman College Press
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In a collaborative effort to bring Lineman history to the general public and Lineman across the world, Alan Drew and the Northwest Lineman College have created a beautiful depiction of Lineman s footprint on America. No other book has depicted the history of the lineman so eloquently."

Delmar s Standard Textbook of Electricity

Delmar s Standard Textbook of Electricity Author Stephen Herman
ISBN-10 9781305537125
Year 2015-01-01
Pages 1152
Language en
Publisher Cengage Learning
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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.

Electrical Power Cable Engineering Third Edition

Electrical Power Cable Engineering  Third Edition Author William A. Thue
ISBN-10 9781439856451
Year 2016-04-19
Pages 460
Language en
Publisher CRC Press
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Fully updated, Electrical Power Cable Engineering, Third Edition again concentrates on the remarkably complex design, application, and preparation methods required to terminate and splice cables. This latest addition to the CRC Press Power Engineering series covers cutting-edge methods for design, manufacture, installation, operation, and maintenance of reliable power cable systems. It is based largely on feedback from experienced university lecturers who have taught courses on these very concepts. The book emphasizes methods to optimize vital design and installation of power cables used in the interrelated fields of electrical, mechanical, and, to some extent, civil engineering. An in-depth exploration of power cable characteristics and applications, it illustrates the many factors that can hinder real-world cable performance. Content focuses on low and medium voltages, considering that these are used for the majority of cables in service globally. This edition also details techniques for testing shielded power cable systems in the field, demonstrating how conductor material size and design depend on ampacity, voltage regulation, and other factors. Covering everything from manufacturing to testing, this resource will benefit: Cable engineers and technicians (working for investor-owned utilities, rural electric cooperatives, and industrial manufacturers) who need to improve their oversight and understanding of power cables Universities that offer electrical power courses Professionals who must master new power cable terminology, engineering characteristics, and background information that will aid them in their decision making responsibilities The author is a life fellow of the IEEE and one of the original developers of industry standards for cables and accessories. To simplify field fundamentals and techniques for less experienced readers, his book contains new, updated, and expanded chapters and an extensive glossary, in addition to useful references, tables, equations, and photographs. More experienced engineers will appreciate the book’s invaluable updates on the emerging materials, products, and concepts driving their dynamic field.

McGraw Hill s National Electrical Safety Code 2017 Handbook

McGraw Hill   s National Electrical Safety Code 2017 Handbook Author David Marne
ISBN-10 1259584151
Year 2016-10-20
Pages 1008
Language en
Publisher McGraw-Hill Education
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Achieve full 2017 NESC® compliance with this hands-on guide McGraw-Hill’s National Electrical Safety Code® (NESC®) 2017 Handbook thoroughly explains how to apply and meet the NESC® rules for electric supply stations and equipment, as well as overhead and underground electric supply and communications lines. Designed to be used alongside the Code itself, this comprehensive resource has been fully updated to reflect the record number of change proposals for the 2017 NESC®. Focusing on practical application of the 2017 Code, this Handbook delivers a rule-by-rule annotation of the NESC® that clarifies potentially confusing Code text and allows you to perform your work safely and confidently. Hundreds of diagrams, photos, and practical examples make this the most complete and useful handbook available on the topic. COVERAGE INCLUDES: • General Sections Application * Definitions * Grounding Methods • Safety Rules for the Installation and Maintenance of Electric Supply Stations and Equipment • Safety Rules for the Installation and Maintenance of Overhead Electric Supply and Communication Lines • Safety Rules for the Installation and Maintenance of Underground Electric Supply and Communication Lines • Work Rules for the Operation of Electric Supply and Communication Lines and Equipment

McGraw Hill s National Electrical Safety Code NESC Handbook

McGraw Hill s National Electrical Safety Code  NESC  Handbook Author David J. Marne
ISBN-10 0071362126
Year 2002
Pages 701
Language en
Publisher McGraw Hill Professional
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* The only book to provide a complete and comprehensive interpretation of the complicated NESC (National Electrical Safety Code)published by the IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers)* Numerous illustrations simplify interpreting the Code* Especially designed to facilitate looking up relevant NESC sections and tables

Electrical Essentials for Powerline Workers

Electrical Essentials for Powerline Workers Author Wayne Van Soelen
ISBN-10 0766810801
Year 1999
Pages 314
Language en
Publisher Cengage Learning
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This unique text fills the need for a convenient, single-volume reference source on the electrical theory that is the foundation of an electrical utility system. It describes the equipment and situations that line workers have to deal with daily, and features the "must know" information they need to work effectively and safely. The thorough explanation of theory increases the line worker's knowledge of the system being operated and maintained. The material is presented in a chronological order, taking the student logically from an overview of power systems through current technology affecting the operation of electrical utilities.Features: -complete picture of electric powerline field provides all references needed by a line worker -comprehensive safety information helps employer meet legal requirements ALSO AVAILABLE INSTRUCTOR SUPPLEMENTS CALL CUSTOMER SUPPORT TO ORDERInstructor's Manual, ISBN: 0-7668-1679-6

Field Manual for Powerline Workers

Field Manual for Powerline Workers Author Wayne Van Soelen
ISBN-10 076683445X
Year 2001
Pages 259
Language en
Publisher Delmar Pub
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Field Manual for Powerline Workers provides linemen with instant access to information needed to complete daily tasks and respond effectively to emergency service calls. More than a directory of rules and regulations, the author outlines safety precautions and offers procedural guidelines to minimize the risk of field injuries. Among the topics covered in detail are: high- and low-voltage troubleshooting procedures, stringing procedures, rigging procedures, truck operation, and boom operation. Specific guidelines for live line work - placing grounding; controlling ground and air traffic; climbing, trenching, and blasting; contending with lightning and pole fires; and working alone - are also addressed thoroughly. Check out our app, DEWALT Mobile Proa . This free app is a construction calculator with integrated reference materials and access to hundreds of additional calculations as add-ons. To learn more, visit dewalt.com/mobilepro.

Power Line Worker Level 2

Power Line Worker Level 2 Author National Center for Construction Educati
ISBN-10 0132730340
Year 2012-02
Pages 246
Language en
Publisher Pearson College Division
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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: Alternating Current and Three-Phase Systems, Introduction to Aerial Distribution Equipment, Cable and Conductor Installation and Removal, Underground Residential Distribution Systems (URDs), Overhead and URD Service Installations, and Distribution Line Maintenance. Instructor Supplements Instructors: Product supplements may be ordered directly through OASIS at http://oasis.pearson.com. For more information contact your Pearson NCCER/Contren Sales Specialist at http://nccer.pearsonconstructionbooks.com/store/sales.aspx. · Annotated Instructor's Guide (AIG) Paperback (Includes access code for Instructor Resource Center) 978-0-13-274327-3 · TestGen Software and Test Questions - Available for download from www.nccercontrenirc.com. Access code comes in AIG and also available separately. · Additional TestGen Software Access Code Cards 978-0-13-257181-4 · PowerPoint® Presentation Slides 978-0-13-274329-7