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I have a Siemens g3030mb1200 Tower paddle. It is full can I

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I have a Siemens g3030mb1200 Tower paddle. It is full can I add a 20 amp Tandem breaker?
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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
I have a Siemens g3030mb1200 power panel. We are adding a bathroom to the basement. There are no other slots available can I add a 20 amp duplex (piggyback) breaker?
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Electrician: Mike G., Master Electrician replied 1 year ago
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Hi, I'm Mike G and I'll be assisting you. Siemens makes 2 types OK f tandem breakers. One has a rejection tab and only fits a notched buss position and a tandem without the rejection tab that will fit any buss position. Get the latter one and swap 2 breakers in the panel. The reason is that the new circuit needs to be AFCI protected.
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