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Electrical Wiring for a Garage Panel
How to Install Wiring for a Garage Electrical Panel – Here are Fully Explained Photos and Wiring Diagrams for Garage Electrical Wiring with Code Requirements for most new or remodel projects.By: Dave Rongey
Garage Panel Electrical Wiring
[ad#block]Electrical Question: I want to run a 100 Amp service from my house to my garage.
- I need to bury the cable, and I wish to use Aluminum as it is the most economical route.
- What cable do I need? I thought it was USCI 90 Aluminum 2/3?
- But I keep getting different answers.
This electrical wiring question came from: Aidan, a Homeowner from Sault Ste Marie, Canada
Thanks for your electrical wiring question Aidan.
How to Install Wiring for a Garage Electrical Panel
- Garage Electrical Wiring
- Fully Explained Photos and Wiring Diagrams for Garage Electrical Wiring with Code Requirements for most new or remodel projects.
The Following will assist you with your Garage Electrical Wiring:
- Electrical Wire for the Home
- Complete listing of electrical wire types and parts used for home projects with electrical code information serves as selection guidelines.
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