Industrial Electricity (9th Revised edition)

Industrial Electricity (9th Revised edition)

By: Michael Brumbach (author)Hardback

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INDUSTRIAL ELECTRICITY, Ninth Edition, presents the essentials of electrical theory in a clear, current, logical manner to help you master both fundamental concepts and more advanced subjects relevant to the field of industrial electricity. Coverage begins with foundational topics like electrical symbols and drawings, current, voltage, resistance, and power, while subsequent chapters introduce Ohm's Law; series, parallel, and combination circuits; and resistive and reactive circuits. The text also includes thorough discussion of advanced subjects such as rotating machinery, motor controls, transformers, electronic drives, and PLCs, as well as practical information on key real-world applications of electrical theory, including installation, maintenance, and troubleshooting. The Ninth Edition features more than 800 illustrations and photos to help explain key concepts and bring theory and practice alike to life.

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Michael E. Brumbach is the retired (after 28 years of service) associate dean of the Industrial and Engineering Technologies Division at York Technical College in Rock Hill, South Carolina. He holds an associate degree in electronics technology. In addition to this book, Mr. Brumbach has authored ELECTRONIC VARIABLE SPEED DRIVES and has co-authored INDUSTRIAL MAINTENANCE.


1. Language of Electricity. 2. Electrical Fundamentals. 3. Electrical Power and Energy. 4. Test Equipment. 5. Basic Resistive Electrical Circuits. 6. Magnets and Magnetism. 7. Alternating Current. 8. AC Circuits. 9. Conductor Types and Sizes. 10. Wiring Methods. 11. Wiring Applications. 12. Transformers. 13. Electrical Distribution. 14. Lighting. 15. Electric Heat. 16. DC Generators. 17. DC Motors. 18. AC Generators (Alternators). 19. AC Motors. 20. Motor Control Devices and Circuits. 21. Basic Industrial Electronics. 22. DC Electronic Variable Speed Drives. 23. AC (Inverter) Drives. 24. Programmable Logic Controllers. Appendix A. Appendix B. Appendix C. Glossary. Index.

Product Details

  • publication date: 01/01/2015
  • ISBN13: 9781285863986
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 688
  • ID: 9781285863986
  • weight: 1520
  • ISBN10: 1285863984
  • edition: 9th Revised edition

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