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C-20 Warm-Air Heating, Ventilating and Air -Conditioning (2015-09-30)

This exam is divided into four major sections.

The reference material listed below was used to prepare the questions for this examination.  The examination may also contain questions based on trade knowledge or general industry practices. Except for Code books, you can base your answers on later editions of references as they become available.  For Code questions, the examinations will be based only on the edition of the Code book that is listed.

These products apply to test outline dated 2015-09-30

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Closed Book These books are for pre-test study only and are not available for use during the test.

  • Closed Book

    ACCA Manual J: Residential Load Calculation

    8th Edition
    Publication Year: 2008

    $140.00

    Used to determine how much heating/cooling a home needs to stay cool and dry in the summer and warm in the winter. This load calculation process was developed by engineers in the heating and air conditioning industry and has been used for decades to accurately size heating and air-conditioning equipment. After completing this load calculation process, one can choose a properly sized piece of machinery to satisfy the load.

  • Closed Book

    California Electrical Code - Title 24 Part 3, 2013 Edition

    Publication Year: 2013

    California Electrical Code includes the full text of the 2008 NEC, with all California additions, changes and deletions.

  • Closed Book

    Cal/OSHA State of California Construction Safety Orders

    Publication Year: 2015

    $50.32

    This book contains the most current information for safety and compliance in California’s construction industry.

  • Closed Book

    California Building Code, Title 24 Part 2 (2 Volumes - Includes parts 8 & 10)

    Publication Year: 2013

    The California Building Code (CBC) contains general building design and construction requirements relating to fire and life safety, structural safety, and access compliance. CBC provisions provide minimum standards to safeguard life or limb, health, property and public welfare by regulating and controlling the design, construction, quality of materials, use and occupancy, location and maintenance of all buildings and structures and certain equipment. Matrix Adoption tables are provided at beginning of every chapter in Part 2 to indicate what chapters and sections are adopted by state agencies (for application to their respective occupancies).

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    ACCA Manual D: Residential Duct Systems

    Publication Year: 2009

    $100.00

    The ANSI-recognized national standard for residential HVAC duct design will help you design a duct system in less time. The popular and accurate procedure has been revised to include updated and expanded VAV guidance, with detailed examples; impacts of excess length, sag and compression in flexible ducts; and new equivalent length values for flex duct junction boxes. Manual D, from the Air Conditioning Contractors of America (ACCA), provides a single set of ANSI-recognized duct sizing principles and calculations that apply to all duct materials.

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    HVAC Duct Construction Standards, Metal and Flexible

    3rd Edition
    Publication Year: 2005

    $287.00

    The third edition of the HVAC Duct Construction Standards – Metal and Flexible is intended primarily for commercial and institutional duct construction. This American National Standard contains tables and details for constructing ductwork for ½" to 10" wg positive and negative pressures. This edition improves upon the second edition with expanded pressure class tables, separate tables for TDC/TDF construction and expanded tables for round duct construction including 6" wg positive and negative pressure and sizes up to 96". New in this edition is an engineering and design chapter to provide additional information to design professionals, double-wall construction details, new casing construction details and additional accessory items. The standard is applicable for construction using uncoated steel, galvanized and stainless steels and a limited range of aluminum ducts. This standard has been adopted in the ICC International Mechanical Code.

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    ACCA Manual H: Heat Pump Systems

    $54.89

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    ACCA Manual P: Psychrometrics

    Edition

    $52.15

  • Closed Book

    California Mechanical Code, 2013 Edition

    Publication Year: 2013

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    Modern Refrigeration and Air Conditioning 21st Edition

    21st Edition

    $140.00

    Modern Refrigeration and Air Conditioning is the HVACR standard for a new generation of learner. It correlates to HVAC Excellence and PAHRA accreditation requirements to ensure complete coverage that prepares students for career success. This edition has an improved instructional design, improved assessments, enhanced content on fundamentals, such as electrical theory and troubleshooting, and new digital assets that help students master knowledge, hands-on applications, and diagnostic skills. The revision also helps prepare students for employment and careers with new lab activities and features. Prepare your students for careers with new learning materials based upon the original HVACR industry standard.
    Follow-the-Heat™ Animations provide 63 short animations that introduce foundational concepts using simple, easily understood graphics and narrations.
    Troubleshooting Activities create an interactive experience designed to develop and promote troubleshooting techniques and logical diagnostic skills.
    New chapter on Electrical Troubleshooting, and expanded electrical coverage in the text and lab manual provide excellent coverage of essential information.
    Soft Skills for HVACR features emphasize the importance of workplace skills.
    Service Call Troubleshooting features present on-the-job service call situations.
    Full-color Lab Manual includes 35 new lab activities – including activities focusing on basic electrical skills and sheet metal construction.