What Gauge Wire Is Used on a 50 Amp Stove?

Answer The common household electric stove utilizes a 50-amp, 220-volt electrical outlet as a source of power. This heavy-duty outlet requires heavy-duty wiring. The most common wiring used is 8-gauge wir... Read More »

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Is 18 gauge remote wire the same as a regular 18 gauge speaker wire?

Is a 14 gauge wire larger than an 8 gauge wire?

A 14-gauge wire is not larger than an eight gauge wire. A 14-gauge wire is 0.064084 inches in diameter and an 8-gauge wire is 0.128496 inches in diameter. The larger the gauge wire, the smaller the... Read More »

I need to extend a 14 gauge, 600 volt stranded copper wire. Can I use solid wire?

yes you can use solid sure to get your wire nuts tight

Can 12 gauge wire be spliced with 10 gauge?

Different gauges of wire can be spliced by using different connectors, including butt connectors, twist or screw-on connectors and Scotch locks. You can splice 10 and 12 gauge wires using any of th... Read More »