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Good Morning Everyone...Just joined the forum...My question...I'm installing a 200 amp service panel in the stable I'm building....it's 270 ft. from the meter base....What size cable should I use???....Thanks....SkyWolf

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Wire Size

What does your POCO recommend?

Typically at over 250' most POCO's would suggest upsizing the wire from the standard 4/0AL or 2/0CU.

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Answers based on the 2008 & 2011 NEC.
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