What size wire do i need to wire a 230 volt /20 amp air conditioner?

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You should use a 8 ohm wire to connect your air conditioner to a 230 V 20 amp out let. This is the minimum recommended size wire to complete this task.
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Chris, I am tied up tonight and will put some work into this tomorrow. If you need a really quick answer, copy and paste to Don Beck. If you have sometime, write me at service@emrrepair.com
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