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I thought Ok, a 30 amp fuse is rated for #10 wire. Should be fine as long as I have a 30 amp fuse on the line. Which would blow before my #10 wire fried.

But then halfway through I noticed that the stove said 240 volts at 8.8 KW.

A simple calculation using ohm's law: A=W/V

Amps equals watts divided by volts.

so 8800 watts divided by 240 volts equals 36.6 amps.

It was already on a 30 amp fuse, which it never blew. But it seems to be calling for a 40 amp fuse, which I can not safely put on #10 wire.

Anyway, the question is are my calculations correct? And is it Ok AND national code compliant to to use #10 wire and a 30 amp fuse for this stove? Thanks