Another circuit question

Old 03-26-01, 03:09 PM
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Since I have 3 empty slots in my main panel, can I assume that I can safely add three more breakers? (No additional load anticipated, just want to put some things on their own circuits) Panel is 100 amp, 20 spaces.
Old 03-26-01, 04:47 PM
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The empty slots are there for possible future use, I guess the future is now. Ocassionally you come across a single breaker taking up a whole slot position, and can be replaced by 2 breakers enclosed in the same casing to replace those positions thereby providing for more circuits with no additional slots being filled.

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