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Plumbing 301 2nd Edition

Product Code/ISBN: 9781337391764

Designed specifically for third-year plumbing apprentices, Plumbing 201 is a must have text for anyone who needs a reference of all the “need-to-know” information in the plumbing world. It covers everything from installation practices to blueprint reading and the math and science behind plumbing. Dive deep into the science and fact behind plumbing like you never have before. With its easy to read text and it’s incredibly appealing full-color designs you won’t find a better plumbing book on the market. Order yours today!

Table of Contents

  1. Workplace Etiquette and Productivity
  2. Residential Fixtures and Appliances
  3. Commercial, Industrial, and Institutional Fixtures and Appliances
  4. Installation Methods
  5. Fixture Fittings, Trim, and Installation
  6. Principles of Hydronic Systems
  7. Blueprints and Specifications
  8. Drawing Types, Floor Plans, and Site Plans
  9. Structural, Plumbing, Electrical, HVAC, and Detail Plans
  10. National Fuel Gas Code, Materials, and Types of Fuel Gases
  11. Fuel Gas Piping, Fittings, Connections, and Pipe Sizing
  12. Gas Appliances, Regulators, Meters, and Appliance Controls
  13. Combustion Air and Venting for Category 1 Appliances
  14. Fundamentals of Liquefied Petroleum Gas
  15. Level, Transit, Elevations, and Grade
  16. Builder’s Level, Transit, and Trench Safety
  17. Offsets and Ratios
  18. Tank Capacities, Volume, and Weight of Water
  19. Storm Drainage and Sizing Storm Drains
  20. Cross-Connections
  21. Ejector Systems
  22. Impact of Temperature and Relative Humidity on Plumbing Systems
  23. Water Treatment
  24. Heat Sources for Water Heaters and Ancillary Piping
  25. Basic Electricity, Electric Current, and Electric Motors
  26. Electric Circuits, Circuit Protection, Control Wiring, and Electrical Safety
  27. Electric Circuit Troubleshooting

Appendix A – Excerpt from MasterFormat Numbers & Titles April 2016

Appendix B – Common Plumbing Fixture and Piping Symbols

Appendix C – Specifications For the Suite 108B Bank Renovation at Commerce Court

Appendix D – Answers to Review Questions