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Unregistered 11-19-2004 06:36 PM

what guage??
 
What guage wire for a fifty amp circuit 110 feet away from the pannel?

Unregistered 11-19-2004 09:41 PM

http://www.stealth316.com/2-wire-resistance.htm

Hammertime 11-19-2004 10:35 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by Unregistered
What guage wire for a fifty amp circuit 110 feet away from the pannel?


#6 wire is 50 amp wire. I believe it should be fine for the distance with a minimal voltage drop. Should only be a few volts.

Unregistered 11-21-2004 08:55 PM

That would depend upon the insulation type, ambient temperature and location of cable or raceway, and the system voltage.


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