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Old 09-10-2012, 08:17 AM   #1
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Wire Recommendation - Outdoor


I need to run an underground wire to a single GFCI outlet through my back yard. The length of wire from the breaker to the outlet is 100'. I need a recommendation of the type wire I should use (UF vs. UF-B) (12/2 vs. 10/2). I will be purchasing from either Lowes or Home Depot.

The outlet will only be used to run small hand tools, radio, etc.


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UF cable or run pipe and thwn wires.

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