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  1. Electrical
    Hello folks, have a question for those electrical pros out there. I have a 2-phase 200amp main service with an 8/4 run of about 50ft to a sub-panel in my garage on a 2-pole 40amp breaker. Yes, ground/neutral are split properly. Question is, if I wanted to extend from this panel to a pool house...
  2. Electrical
    I am planning a boat dock project. We live on a bluff and have about 150' of steps to a small deck and are planning about another 50 to the boat dock. I believe the boat dock would have a couple of 15amp /1hp lifts and few flood lights, a couple of 120 outlets and some low voltage lighting. I...
  3. Electrical
    I am about to run wire for 8kw double oven, 120/240 4 wires, 80 feet one way. instruction says 'protection circuit recommended 40A'. However, i want to double check with calculation. not sure which method to use or none at all.:huh: method A 8000 / 240 = 33.33 then 33.33 x 1.25 = 41.66 go for...
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