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Old 11-02-2010, 08:40 PM   #1
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Do any of you know of any good control wiring books out there? I would like to study up on epo, motor controls, start stops ect. ect.
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Have you tried the Square D or Siemens sites? I have a couple of books from them I down loaded.
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Maybe try this forum for some good info on books..

http://www.practicalmachinist.com/vb...wiring-101957/
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Do any of you know of any good control wiring books out there? I would like to study up on epo, motor controls, start stops ect. ect.
Try this!!!

http://ecatalog.squared.com/pubs/Mac...0140CT9201.pdf
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What is "epo"

Here is my favorite motor control book: http://www.coxco.net/AC_Motor_Control_Book_p/b0020.htm

And PLC learner book:
http://www.coxco.net/Programmable_Lo...Cs_p/b0030.htm

I also bought the Conduit bending book and it is excellent too.
BTW, I'm not getting paid to advertise for these products, just found them very, very good.
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I mostly learned by opening up control panels and taking the drawings and studying them. Start with some simple panels. Of course I have mostly worked in industrial environments and had opportunity to study panels and build panels.
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What is "epo"

Here is my favorite motor control book: http://www.coxco.net/AC_Motor_Control_Book_p/b0020.htm

And PLC learner book:
http://www.coxco.net/Programmable_Lo...Cs_p/b0030.htm

I also bought the Conduit bending book and it is excellent too.
BTW, I'm not getting paid to advertise for these products, just found them very, very good.
epo is emergency power off.


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Excellent PDF. A wealth of information. Thanks for posting it.
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Take a look at this white paper, it's also by SQD and covers the basics.

http://ecatalog.squared.com/techlib/...00892680078f1a
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Take a look at this white paper, it's also by SQD and covers the basics.

http://ecatalog.squared.com/techlib/...00892680078f1a

Thanks good info
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I just took a little look around that forum, some of them have some um, interesting ways of doing electrical work.
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Thanks for all of the info.
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