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Industrial Maintenance, 2nd Edition

  • Michael E. Brumbach York Technical College, Rock Hill, South Carolina (retired)
  • Jeffrey A. Clade York Technical College, Rock Hill, South Carolina
  • ISBN-10: 1133131190  |  ISBN-13: 9781133131199
  • 736 Pages
  • Previous Editions: 2004
  • © 2014 | Published
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About

Overview

INDUSTRIAL MAINTENANCE, Second Edition, provides a strong foundation in all five major areas of industrial maintenance, including general, mechanical, electrical, welding, and preventive maintenance. In addition to essential information on safety, tools, industrial print reading, and electrical theory, this comprehensive text includes a detailed exploration of modern machinery and equipment to help you understand, diagnose, troubleshoot, and maintain a wide variety of industrial machines. This text has also been thoroughly updated and revised to reflect recent developments in this dynamic, rapidly evolving field, including current piping and fluid power symbols, rigging and mechanical installations, magnetism, transformers, motors and sensors, and industrial communications. With comprehensive, up-to-date coverage and a reader-friendly, modular presentation, INDUSTRIAL MAINTENANCE is the perfect resource to prepare you for success as an industrial maintenance technician.

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Features and Benefits

  • Eye-catching safety and caution features draw students' attention to important information related to job safety and potentially dangerous work-related situations.
  • Each section opens with a "Typical Day in Maintenance" feature related to the five major areas of industrial maintenance, introducing a realistic problem-solving scenario that requires students to apply critical thinking and make an appropriate diagnosis.
  • An accompanying Student Workbook includes numerous hands-on exercises to help students reinforce what they have learned in class and practice applying their developing knowledge and skills.
  • A helpful Instructor's Guide includes answers to review questions in the text, as well as solutions to exercises in the Student Workbook, making it easier to evaluate students' work and assess their understanding of course material.
  • A robust instructor companion website provides a wealth of information and tools to assist with course planning and lecture preparation, including Microsoft® PowerPoint® presentations, a computerized test bank, a library of images from the text, and a sample course syllabus for each chapter.

Table of Contents

Part I: GENERAL KNOWLEDGE.
1. Safety.
2. Tools.
3. Fasteners.
4. Industrial Print Reading.
Part II: MECHANICAL KNOWLEDGE.
5. Mechanical Power Transmission.
6. Bearings.
7. Coupled Shaft Alignment.
8. Lubrication.
9. Seals and Packing.
10. Pumps and Compressors.
11. Fluid Power.
12. Piping Systems.
Part III: ELECTRICAL KNOWLEDGE.
13. Electrical Fundamentals.
14. Test Equipment.
15. Electrical Circuits.
16. Wiring Methods.
17. Transformers and Power Distribution.
18. Electrical Machinery.
19. Control and Controlled Devices.
20. Motor Control Circuits.
21. Basic Industrial Electronics.
22. Electronic Variable Speed Drives.
23. Programmable Logic Controllers.
24. Industrial Communications
25. Lighting.
Part IV: WELDING KNOWLEDGE.
26. Gas Welding.
27. Arc Welding.
Part V: PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE.
28. Preventive Maintenance - Developing and Implementing.
29. Mechanical PMs.
30. Electrical PMs.
Appendix A.
Appendix B.
Appendix C.
Appendix D.
Appendix E.
Appendix F.
Index.

What's New

  • The Second Edition has been thoroughly updated to reflect current equipment, standards, and practices in industrial maintenance, including new information on ladders and scaffolds, rigging and mechanical installations, link- and V-belts, rotary actuators, electrical equipment (boxes, enclosures, conduit bodies and fittings, and busways), transformer configurations, 9- and 12-lead motor connections, solenoids, solid-state motor protectors, compact fluorescent and LED lighting, and more.
  • A new, visually striking, full-color layout offers greatly enhanced visual appeal to engage students' interest, while more than 700 photos and illustrations help reinforce important or complex concepts and enable students to ground chapter contents in a practical, real-world context.

Learning Resource Bundles

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Bundle: Text + Workbook

ISBN-10: 1285268547 | ISBN-13: 9781285268545

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Supplements

All supplements have been updated in coordination with the main title. Select the main title's "About" tab, then select "What's New" for updates specific to title's edition.

For more information about these supplements, or to obtain them, contact your Learning Consultant.

Instructor Supplements

Workbook  (ISBN-10: 1133131212 | ISBN-13: 9781133131212)

The student workbook is design to help the user retain key chapter content. Included within this resource are chapter objective questions, key term definition queries, multiple choice, fill in the blank, and true or false problems.

List Price = $86.95  | CengageBrain Price = $86.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $65.50

Student Supplements

Workbook  (ISBN-10: 1133131212 | ISBN-13: 9781133131212)

The student workbook is design to help the user retain key chapter content. Included within this resource are chapter objective questions, key term definition queries, multiple choice, fill in the blank, and true or false problems.

List Price = $86.95  | CengageBrain Price = $86.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $65.50

Meet the Author

Author Bio

Michael E. Brumbach

Michael E. Brumbach is the retired (after 28 years of service) associate dean of the Industrial and Engineering Technologies Division at York Technical College in Rock Hill, South Carolina. He holds an associate degree in electronics technology. In addition to this book, Mr. Brumbach has authored ELECTRONIC VARIABLE SPEED DRIVES and has co-authored INDUSTRIAL MAINTENANCE.

Jeffrey A. Clade

Jeffrey A. Clade is the Department Chair for the Industrial Maintenance Department at York Technical College in Rock Hill, South Carolina. He holds an associate degree in Industrial Maintenance Technology. He is also a licensed Master Electrical Contractor in South Carolina. He has co-authored INDUSTRIAL MAINTENANCE.