CABLE JOINTS AND TERMINAL CONNECTIONS


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CABLE JOINTS AND TERMINAL CONNECTIONS
CABLE JOINTS AND TERMINAL CONNECTIONS101. Cable joints and connections are an essential part of any electric circuit. It is of utmost importance that they be properly made, since any system is only as strong as its weakest link. The basic requirements of any joint or connection are that it be both mechanically and electrically as strong as the cable with which it is used. High-quality workmanship and materials must be employed so that permanently good electrical contact and insulation (if required) will be ensured. The more common satisfactory methods of making joints and connections in electric cables are discussed in the following sections.102. Joints and connections for insulated cables. T…
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Terrell Croft; Frederic P. Hartwell; Wilford I. Summers: American Electricians' Handbook, Sixteenth Edition. CABLE JOINTS AND TERMINAL CONNECTIONS, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2013), AccessEngineering Export