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This book contains everything electricians need to know about working on site, covering not only the health and safety aspects of site work, but also the techniques and testing knowledge required from the modern-day electrician. Regulations issues are included alongside step-by-step instructions for each task, after which testing information, checklists and example forms are given so that site workers can ensure they have done everything required of them.


Table of Contents Design Considerations. Types of Supply Systems and Earthing Arrangements. Earth Electrodes. Protective Bonding. Diversity. Cable Calculation. Socket Outlet Circuits. Safe Isolation. Isolation and Switching. Periodic Inspection Voltage Drop. Installing an Electric Shower. Two Way and Intermediate. Fault Finding on Central Heating. Electrical Installation Fault Finding. Changing an Immersion Heater. RCD Tripping Faults. Electric Motors. Use of RCDs. Calculating Maximum Zs. Fire Protection.



Biography Christopher Kitcher has been working in the electrical industry for over 50 years. As well as having been both a contractor and a builder, for many years Chris was a Lecturer in Electrical Installation at Central Sussex College and is still an NICEIC inspector for the Microgeneration Certification scheme (MCS). For the last 17 years he has worked in the college environment while maintaining his electrical skills by periodically working on site.

Electricians' On-Site Companion

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    • Edition : 1st. Published October 10, 2017 by Routledge
    • Extent 174 Pages 87 Color & 25 B/W Illustrations
    • Paperback
    • Author Christopher Kitcher
    • ISBN 9781138683327
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