The editors of Creative Publishing, international, now bring you the ebook Quick Read: Backup Power. This quick read, excerpted from the best-selling The Black & Decker Complete Guide to Wiring, 5th edition, includes general information on installing a basic backup power supply system. Covered are types of generators and important safety practices for backup generator installation and use. You'll also learn about types of transfer switches, how to install a manual transfer switch, and how to run and maintain a backup system. If you would like additional, related wiring information, look for The Black & Decker Complete Guide to Wiring, 5th edition.