How to Wire Amps?

Answer Many external speakers in an audio system require a great deal of power to provide the desired sound at the desired volume. What takes the incoming music and increases its power is the amplifier. T... Read More »

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Why is your ac wired in 10-2 wire and your dryer wired w 10-3 wire when both are units that require 220 v30 amps?

Answer some motors, like the one in a dryer, require a nuetral. other 220 volt motors only need the two hot legs.

How many amps can be run through a 10 gauge wire?

A 10-gauge copper wire can handle a maximum amperage of 55 when used for chassis wiring and a maximum amperage of 15 when used for power transmission wiring. The smaller the wire gauge number, the ... Read More »

How to Wire Four DVC Subs at Two Ohm Amps?

Wiring a two-channel amplifier to drive four dual voice coil subwoofers is a little more complex than the average install. Jumping from speaker to speaker, wiring is done to protect the amplifier ... Read More »

What wire do I need for a dishwasher up to 20 amps?