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Considerations When Planning An Electrical Sub Panel

By Dave Rongey - Summary:

How to Plan for a Sub Panel Installation: Planning the right amperage and cabling for a sub-panel used in a basement, garage and other locations.

Planning any Electrical Sub-Panel Must Include a 4-Wire System

Electrical Question: I have two 150 amp service panels on separate feeds from the power company.

Background: Bob, a Homeowner from Fairfax county, Virginia

Dave’s Reply:
Thanks for your electrical wiring question Bob.

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