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Old 06-01-2013, 07:06 PM   #16
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I thought most of the appliances specified maximum OCPD that is not much more than the load. The oven and cooktop would both have to be listed for a 50A breaker.
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I've never seen a cooking appliance spec the maximum overload device, just the Kw rating of the appliance.
Shoot... I learn alot here, but I'm really confused here.

Why would you not have an over loaded circut here with two 8kw appliances.... and both likely to be running at the same time....

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Shoot... I learn alot here, but I'm really confused here.

Why would you not have an over loaded circut here with two 8kw appliances.... and both likely to be running at the same time....
Who said anything about wiring two 8kw appliances?

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