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Document ID (ISN)68333
CIS number 97-262
ISBN(s) 0-87765-405-0
Year 1996
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Earley M.W., Sheehan J.V., Caloggero J.M.
Title National Electrical Code: Handbook 1996
Bibliographic information National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), 1 Batterymarch Park, P.O. Box 9101, Quincy, MA 02269-9101, USA, 7th ed., 1996. xiv, 1016p. Illus. Bibl.ref. Index. Price: USD 77.50 (CD-ROM version: USD 175.00).
Abstract This edition of the US National Electrical Code Handbook is based on the new edition of NFPA 70 (the Code itself). The purpose of the Handbook is to explain code requirements, especially changes to the code since the previous edition. It also serves as a helpful guide in applying code provisions. The complete text of the code can be found in the Handbook, together with explanations and commentary (code intent and interpretation, historical perspective, application of requirements, illustrations and tables). Contents: definitions and requirements for electrical installations; wiring and protection; wiring methods and materials; equipment for general use; special occupancies (buildings); special equipment; special conditions; communications systems.
Descriptors (primary) USA; electrical equipment; electricity
Descriptors (secondary) comment on standard; standard
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Country / State or ProvinceUSA
Subject(s) Electricity
Broad subject area(s) Electrical safety
Browse category(ies) Electricity