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Electricity and controls for HVAC-R

Author: Ron Sparkman; Stephen L Herman
Publisher: Australia : Delmar, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 7th edition
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Emphasizes the basics as it 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. This title  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ron Sparkman; Stephen L Herman
ISBN: 9781133278207 1133278205
OCLC Number: 851825994
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Contents: Part I: BASIC ELECTRICITY.1. Atomic Structure.2. Electrical Quantities and Ohm's Law.3. Measuring Instruments.4. Electrical Circuits.5. Electrical Services.6. Wire Size and Voltage Drop.7. Inductance.8. Capacitance.Part II: CONTROL CIRCUITS.9. Schematic and Wiring Diagrams.10. Developing Wiring Programs.Part III: MOTORS.11. Split-Phase Motors.12. The Shaded-Pole Induction Motor.13. Multispeed Motors.14. Three-Phase Motor Principles.15. The Squirrel-Cage Induction Motor.16. The Wound Rotor Induction Motor.17. The Synchronous Motor.18. Brushless DC Motors.Part IV: TRANSFORMERS.19. Isolation Transformers.20. Autotransformers.21. Current Transformers.Part V: CONTROL COMPONENTS.22. Overloads.23. Relays, Contactors, and Motor Starters.24. The Solid-State Relay.25. The Control Transformer.26. Starting Relays.27. Variable-Speed Motor Control.28. The Defrost Timer.29. The Thermostat.30. Pressure Switches.31. The Flow Switch.32. The Humidistat.33. Fan-Limit Switches.34. The Oil-Pressure Failure Switch.35. Solenoid Valves.36. The Short-Cycle Timer.37. Methods of Sensing Temperature.38. Gas Burner Controls.39. Oil Burner Controls.Part VI: TROUBLESHOOTING USING CONTROL SCHEMATICS.40. Introduction to Troubleshooting.41. Room Air Conditioners.42. A Commercial Air-Conditioning Unit.43. Heat-Pump Controls.44. Packaged Units: Electric Air Conditioning and Gas Heat.Part VII: ICE MAKER AND REFRIGERATION CONTROLS.45. Household Ice Makers.46. Commercial Ice Makers.47. Refrigeration Controls.Part VIII: SOLID-STATE DEVICES.48. Resistors and Color Codes.49. Semiconductor Materials.50. Diodes.51. Light-Emitting Diodes (LEDs) and Photodiodes.52. The Transistor.53. The Unijunction Transistor.54. The Silicon-Controlled Rectifier and GTO.55. The Diac and SBS.56. The Triac.57. The Operational Amplifier.Part IX: SOLID-STATE CONTROLS.58. Programmable Logic Controllers.59. Programming a PC.60. Analog Sensing for Programmable Controllers.Glossary.Index.
Responsibility: by Ron Sparkman, Stephen Herman.

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