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This electrical question came from: Dave, a Homeowner from Hamilton Montana
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Thanks for your electrical question Dave.
Dave, based on my experiences with projects just like this, my suggestion is to have the primary (high voltage) electrical service brought as close to the home as possible. This will avoid having to deal with voltage drop and tens of thousands of dollars to install an over sized underground secondary service to the home.
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