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Faculty Of Civil Engineering Engineering Lab.

ECM 436 M&E

LABORATORY: INTRODUCTION TO ELECTRICAL WIRING ACCESSORIES 1.0 INTRODUCTION Electrical wiring in general refers to insulated conductors used to carry electricity and associated devices. General aspects of electrical wiring are used to provide power in or to building and structures, commonly referred to as building wiring. Electrical wiring whether for residential, commercial or industrial projects must be carefully installed and maintained in such a way it will provide safety to persons and property. This requires good workmanship, knowledge of electrical principles and circuitry. Familiarity with electrical wiring accessories is an important provision beside an awareness of and strict adherence to the provisions of the National Electrical Code (NEC). 2.0 LEARNING OUTCOMES (LOs): Recognize different type of electrical accessories (CO2-PO1; CO3-PO1). Describe the basic functions of electrical wiring accessories. (CO2-PO1; CO3-PO1) Identify suitable wiring accessories and differentiate the sizes and functional for every wire cables inside the buildings. (CO2-PO1) 3.0 OBJECTIVES To determine the specific purpose and function of each electrical accessories such as copper bush, inspection tee, trunking jointer, copper bridging, terminal box and etc. To review and discuss all the functions of electrical wiring accessories and identify the types of electrical devices in building. To find out the scheme of fluorescent lamp circuit and its functions.

At the end of an experiment, student should be able to:

Introduction To Electrical Wiring Accessories

Faculty Of Civil Engineering Engineering Lab.

ECM 436 M&E

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APPARATUS Sample board of electrical accessories Pen and Paper

Figure 1: Sample Board of Electrical Accessories

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PROCEDURES 1. Firstly, identify the electrical accessories at sample board. 2. Then, find the function and the usage of the electrical accessories. 3. Sketch the schematic diagram of electrical wiring installation. 4. Make a suggestion of the electrical devices accessories that suitable to the electrical wiring installation.

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REPORT SUBMISSION

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Introduction To Electrical Wiring Accessories

Faculty Of Civil Engineering Engineering Lab.

ECM 436 M&E

Introduction To Electrical Wiring Accessories