How do I calculate the amp rating of a wire?


A person can calculate the amp rating of a wire by first switching off the breakers. The black wire should be properly located. The wattage tester should be used to determine the wire gage AMP rating.
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Use a 30 amp breaker and 10 AWG wire for most applications. If you have unique requirements (high temperature, plenum, long run, etc. contact a local electrician or your local building
1. Flip off the breaker that controls the wire in question. Remove the wire from the device. For example, if the wire is attached to an outlet, unscrew the outlet from the wall and
Kicker ZX1500.1 Kicker Class D Mono Subwoofer Amplifier •
The amp's only capable of 360w rms so a good 8 awg kit should be adequate for power/ground. 16 awg should cover you for sub/speaker wire.
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A wire ampacity table is a chart displaying the electrical amp rating carried by specific wire types and gauge sizes. Amperage is a measure of the electrical current ...
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