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Title:
Electricity, electronics, and control systems for HVAC
Author:
Kissell, Thomas E.
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Edition:
Second edition.
Publication Information:
Upper Saddle River, NJ : Prentice Hall, 2000.
Physical Description:
xxv, 548 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
General Note:
Includes index.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780130119889
Format :
Book

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The textbook introduces the basic theory and operation of the motors and controls found in air-conditioning, heating and refrigeration systems, then provides examples of complete systems, along with diagrams, theory of operation and troubleshooting. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (bookn


Table of Contents

1 Safety
2 Fundamentals of Electricity and Electrical Meters
3 Series Circuits
4 Parallel and Series-Parallel Circuits
5 Magnetic Theory
6 Fundamentals of AC Electricity
7 Transformers, Three-Phase, and Single-Phase Voltage
8 Symbols and Diagrams for HVAC and Refrigeration Systems
9 Relays, Contactors, and Solenoids
10 Single-Phase Open Motors
11 Single-Phase Hermetic Compressors
12 Three-Phase Open Motors and Three-Phase Hermetic Compressors
13 Motor Starters and Overcurrent Controls
14 Thermostats and Heating Controls
15 Pressure Controls, Timer Controls, and Other Controls
16 Electronic Devices for HVAC Systems
17 Electrical Control of Heating Systems
18 Electrical Control of Air-Conditioning Systems
19 Electrical Control of Heat Pump Systems
20 Electrical Control of Refrigeration Systems
Appendix A Developing a Ladder Diagram From a Wiring Diagram
Index