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Old 11-19-2004, 05:36 PM   #1
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What guage wire for a fifty amp circuit 110 feet away from the pannel?

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