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What size wire to run 450 feet from the meter to 1840 sq ft

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what size wire to run 450 feet from the meter to 1840 sq ft house, under ground ? estimate a 250 to 300 watt draw.
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Customer: standard all electric house. Power box on road, house 300 ft off road. guesstamate 450 length from meter to breaker box
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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. What size service? 200A, 400A. Your wattage notation is incorrect. It only equals a few lamps not a service.