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Have a 220 30 amp circuit breaker ...two wires need to be

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Have a 220 30 amp circuit breaker for dryer...two wires need to be and the wires have a specific way of being connected?..or it doesn't matter which wire is screwed to the breaker?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Electrical
Expert:  Jason replied 1 year ago.
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Expert:  Jason replied 1 year ago.
If I understand you correctly, you are asking whether it matters if the black wire is on the top terminal of the double pole breaker, or if the red wire should be in that location.
Expert:  Jason replied 1 year ago.
If that's what you need clarification on, it doesn't matter which of the two wires connects to either terminal on the breaker. It will work the same either way.

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