220 cable

Old 03-03-02, 12:59 PM
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220 cable

What is the max amps for 6-3 220 cable to carrie leight appx 100 ft
Old 03-03-02, 03:03 PM
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60, in most situations.

There are possible deratings due to number of conductors in a raceway and ambient temperatures and burial depth. But assuming that this is a UF cable with 90-degree copper wire buried by itself at about 2 feet deep, then the answer is 60.

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