Delmar and DEWALT® Release First Two Guides in Quick Check Series

Guides Covering Wiring & Construction Math Now Available

Delmar, part of Cengage Learning and a leading provider of learning solutions for ongoing career development and education, today announced the publication of the first two installments in the new Quick Check series—the DEWALT® Wiring Quick Check: Extreme Duty Edition and the DEWALT® Construction Math Quick Check: Extreme Duty Edition. The four-part Quick Check series, authored by construction industry veteran Chris Prince, is an innovative new jobsite reference solution within the DEWALT® Professional Reference series.

Understanding electrical formulas is a critical skill for electricians as accurate calculations make for proper code compliance and safe installations. The DEWALT® Wiring Quick Check: Extreme Duty Edition compiles the most commonly used formulas and simplifies them, using a step-by-step approach and practical, real-world examples. Topics range from Ohm’s Law and power formulas to areas of conduit and conduit fill. In addition, easy reference tabs and a sturdy design make the guide a beneficial tool that will weather a variety of jobsite conditions.

The DEWALT® Construction Math Quick Check: Extreme Duty Edition identifies the mathematical formulas that are most commonly used in the construction industry and simplifies them using a clear, step-by-step approach. The guide covers basic conversions, percentages, volume calculations, framing calculations and more; and clarifies complicated calculations with detailed charts and tables. Overall comprehension is enhanced with real-world examples that offer a meaningful and relevant context for important calculations.

“The Quick Check series is designed to provide critical information in an easy reference format, to ensure building trades professionals have the necessary information to complete construction projects safely and accurately,” said Greg Clayton, vice president, Delmar. “The compact size, laminated pages and durable binding of each book guarantees they will withstand a variety of jobsite conditions.”

The final two guides in this series include the DEWALT® Plumbing Quick Check: Extreme Duty Edition and the DEWALT® Carpentry Quick Check: Extreme Duty Edition, both of which will be available later this year. The DEWALT® Plumbing Quick Check: Extreme Duty Edition focuses on more than 100 of the most commonly used plumbing formulas, and covers the conversion of water measurements, horizontal drain sizing, vent pipe sizing and more. The DEWALT® Carpentry Quick Check: Extreme Duty Edition covers topics ranging from math calculations and fastener schedules to span tables, load calculations and framing.

For more information or to purchase the DEWALT® Wiring Quick Check: Extreme Duty Edition, the DEWALT® Construction Math Quick Check: Extreme Duty Edition or any other book in the DEWALT® Professional Reference Series, please visit www.dewalt.cengage.com.

About Delmar and Cengage Learning

Cengage Learning is a leading provider of innovative teaching, learning and research solutions for the academic, professional and library markets worldwide. Delmar, part of Cengage Learning, is the leading provider of lifelong learning products and services for the health care, technology and trades, and career education markets. Delmar’s market-leading imprints include Autodesk Press, Chilton, Milady, NetLearning and OnWord Press. For more information please visit www.cengage.com or www.delmar.cengage.com.