Electricity and Controls for HVAC-R

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Authors : Stephen L. Herman; Bennie Sparkman


576 Pages  Paperback 

6th Edition  |  Previous Editions: 2006, 2001, 1996

©2010, Published


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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 discus... more


COMPREHENSIVE COVERAGE: Comprehensive coverage of electric motors includes three-phase motors, squirrel cage induction motors, wound rotor motors, synchronous motors, and more.

PRACTICAL EXPLANATIONS: Circuits commonly encountered in the field are explained in a practical, non-mathematical manner. ...

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New to this Edition

Many photographs have been replaced and updated along with new line art.

Text is updated to the latest technology and reflects the current National Electrical Code® requirements.

Text design has been updated to provide ease in navigating chapter material.

Unit on atomic structure has been rewritt... more