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I am running a sub panel to my shed and have already bareid

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Customer: Dave I am running a sub panel to my shed and have already bareid #6 copper, what is the ***** ***** size breaker I can rune?
JA: Thanks. Can you give me any more details about your issue?
Customer: I am putting a subpanel in my shed I have already bared #6 copper in the gound what is the ***** ***** size braker?
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Electrical
Expert:  Mike G. replied 1 year ago.

Hi, I'm Mike G and I'll be assisting you. How long is the run? Did you run a 4 wire?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
4 wire about 280 feet
Expert:  Mike G. replied 1 year ago.

At that distance you are only good for 20A on #6 wire.

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