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How to Install Underground Electrical Cable for a RV Motor Home

By Dave Rongey - Summary:

How to Install Underground Cable for an RV Motor Home: Sizing Electrical Cable for an RV Motor Home Panel, Examples for Determining Underground Electrical Cable Sizes.

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Electrical Question: I’m wiring off of a panel and going to a sub panel with a breaker box that has a 100 amp rated capacity.

Thank you in advance.
This area is out in the country.

This home electrical wiring question came from: Tom, from Ft. Pierce, Florida.

Additional Comments: Very Informative.

Dave’s Reply:
Thanks for your RV Electrical Wiring question Tom.

Wiring Underground Cable for an RV Motor Home

Application: Wiring a Motor Home Electric Service Panel.
Skill Level: Intermediate to Advanced – Best installed by a Licensed Electrical Contractor.
Tools Required: Electricians pouch of hand tools and the various power tools necessary for installing the specific electrical service panel.
Estimated Time: Depends on the type of panel and available access to the project area and if trenching will be required.
Electrical Materials and Electrical Wiring Methods must be according to all applicable electrical codes.
Notice: Installing an Electrical Service Panel should be done according to local and national electrical codes with a permit and be inspected.

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