NFPA 70, National Electrical Code (NEC) Handbook 2020 Print Edition
Reference the most practical and powerful resource today for electrical design and installation with the NFPA 70, National Electrical Code (NEC) handbook.
Editor-in-Chief: Mark W. Earley
Editors: Christopher D. Coache, Mark Cloutier, Jeff Sargent, Erik Hohengasser, Gordon Frost, and Derek Vigstol
Navigating the increasingly complex electrical industry requires a fundamental understanding of NFPA 70®, National Electrical Code® (NEC®), requirements and how to apply them more accurately. Revised and extensively updated, the full-color 2020 edition NEC handbook is a vital resource for electrical design and installation in residential, commercial, and industrial settings.
This essential companion book to NFPA 70, NEC, includes the complete 2020 edition NEC text with new and updated commentary from the code experts and extensive visual learning aids that clarify concepts and improve insight of the code.
The NEC handbook, 2020 Edition, helps get you up to speed with the latest in electrical safety and compliance.
Based on the 2020 NEC, the new NEC handbook reflects industry trends and code changes addressing electrical technologies that are transforming the field. You get detailed explanations on how to implement requirements along with the reasoning behind major changes that could affect your designs and installations.
The NEC handbook provides a narrative interpretation featuring expert commentary and informative exhibits that help you increase code comprehension and explain NEC requirements to clients and others who might not have professional electrical training.
Only the 2020 edition of the NEC handbook has:
- The complete 2020 NEC text for instant and easy reference
- Integrated commentary positioned in-line with NEC text
- A new Summary of Technical Changes table that shows you where and why code changes occurred
- A cross-reference feature to help you quickly find related information in other articles
- 800 full-color photos, tables, and illustrations such as schematics, floor plans, and cross-sectional graphics
- Ten Informative Annexes, including Informative Annex C, Conduit and Tubing Fill Tables, and Informative Annex D, Examples
The NEC handbook is designed explicitly for electrical professionals. The complete NFPA 70, NEC, index is also included for easy reference to the code information you require. The handbook's commentary text is colored blue to differentiate it from the code text.
In the rapidly evolving electrical industry, the NEC handbook helps you be prepared for tomorrow's challenges, today!
The inability to understand and apply the NEC can put lives and property in danger and result in failed inspections and significant liabilities. Get the resource utilized by electrical contractors, engineers, electricians, safety officials, inspectors, and architects throughout the US and around the globe to help ensure safe and compliant electrical work. Place an order for the 2020 edition of the NEC handbook today. (Hardbound, 1,388 pages, 2020)