NFPA 70: National Electrical Code ® (NEC) Softbound, 2017 Edition
Hundreds of changes in the 2017 edition NEC® bring you up-to-code and ready to address new sources of electrical power.
Throughout the United States and around the world, NFPA 70®: National Electrical Code® (NEC) sets the foundation for electrical safety in residential, commercial, and industrial occupancies. The 2017 edition of this trusted Code presents the latest comprehensive regulations for electrical wiring, overcurrent protection, grounding, and installation of equipment.
NFPA 70: NEC has been published since 1897, and a rigorous process of review keeps it up-to-date with new technologies. In fact, more than 4,000 public inputs and 1,500 comments went into the 2017 NEC alone. Hundreds of updates and five all-new articles pave the way to a safe and efficient electrical future.
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Keep installations right on the money with 13 frequently referenced NEC tables printed on durable waterproof NEC Reference Cards. Based on the 2017 edition of NFPA 70®: National Electrical Code®, double-sided Reference Cards are lightweight and compact enough to fit into a pocket. They also easily attach to your belt or toolbox using the 1″ ring-clip (included). Carry all the cards or just those you need on a particular job. Save time and improve accuracy with handy access to the NEC tables that contractors and installers reference most often in the field
New NEC® Navigator Online Training * lays the groundwork for efficient application of NFPA 70®: National Electrical Code®.
Everyone who designs, installs, or inspects electrical systems or equipment needs to know their way around the National Electrical Code. Developed by NFPA®, the Code source, this self-paced online training offers a vital introduction to using the NEC to locate requirements correctly and efficiently. Solidify your skills through scenario-based exercises that allow real-world practice of each step.
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NEC® Online puts three widely adopted editions of the National Electrical Code® at your fingertips — anywhere, from any device!
New NEC Online lets you navigate the 2017, 2014, and 2011 editions of NFPA 70®: National Electrical Code with ease! At the touch of a key, this powerful online tool from NFPA® gives electrical professionals a laser-focused view of what’s changed over nearly a decade of important NEC advancements.
You’ll be prepared with the Code requirements you need, no matter which edition of the NEC is adopted in your state or jurisdiction.
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Instantly navigate and search the 2017, 2014, and 2011 editions of NFPA 70: NEC.
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Editor-in-Chief: Mark W. Earley; Editors: Christopher D. Coache, Mark Cloutier, and Gil Moniz. The 2014 National Electrical Code Handbook from NFPA® explains today’s NEC in full. There’s nothing else like it! A one-stop source of National Electrical Code information, the 2014 NEC Handbook from NFPA does much more than bring you up-to-code — it also explains the reasoning behind NFPA 70: NEC concepts, provides real-world examples, and gives you the background behind Code revisions, so you can work with authority. Trust the only NEC Code reference that has it all: complete 2014 NEC text for convenient reference; explanations from experts involved with NEC development; first-time commentary on four new articles that expand NEC coverage to address industry needs; and more. Order now.
Many new and revised requirements in the 2014 NEC® impact residential, commercial, and industrial electrical installations. The 2014 NFPA 70®: National Electrical Code covers the latest requirements on electrical wiring and equipment installation issues, including minimum provisions for the use of connections, voltage markings, conductors, and cables. Chapters address specific circumstances surrounding special occupancies and industrial equipment and machines. It also contains specific details on the safe installation and use of communications and signaling conductors. Order today.
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