Install Mini Split AC Unit

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Old 02-24-18, 12:06 PM
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Install Mini Split AC Unit

In the planning stages of installing a 18k btu mini split ac system. It requires 230 volts and I have two open
slots on my electric panel, so I should be good to install a 30 amp breaker. What size wire should I run to
the disconnect box on the outside of the house? Thanks in advance.
 
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Old 02-24-18, 12:45 PM
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Follow the mfg. specís. normally that will be in the owners manual or on the name plate.
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Old 02-24-18, 01:03 PM
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The correct tag to follow is the one on the unit. It will state minimum ampacity required and maximum overcurrent protection. You can post a picture of the tag if you have the unit.

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