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I am installing a 30 amp tt. Can the breaker in the power…

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I am installing a...

I am installing a 30 amp tt . Can the breaker in the power panel be maybe 40 or 50 amp

Contractor's Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. How long have you been dealing with this?

Just starting to put the power run in for shore power for the travel trailer

Contractor's Assistant: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?

Yes

Contractor's Assistant: Anything else we should know to help you best?

Can't think of anything

Submitted: 8 months ago.Category: Electrical
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Electrician: Eddie, Home Improvement Contractor replied 8 months ago
Eddie
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Hi ........it will say on the switch itself what size breaker it is........look to see if it is a double pole too........you will be able to transition to a 30 amp or a twin breaker .........it would help to bring all the info you need ......the name of the panel box......the breaker manufacturer........numbers etc

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
What? Bring the info where? Just asking if the travel trailer 39 amp service and receptacle plug can be safely run to a higher breaker perhaps 40 amp in the main power panel
Customer reply replied 8 months ago
No don't need a phone call.
Customer reply replied 8 months ago
Sorry should be 30 amp trailer service
Electrician: Mike G., Master Electrician replied 8 months ago
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Hi, I'm Mike G and I'll be assisting you. These size of the breaker is determined by the size of the load and the wire size. A 30A 120V circuit and outlets is the usual for a trailer.

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
Thank you
Electrician: Mike G., Master Electrician replied 8 months ago

You're welcome.

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Electrician: Mike G., Master Electrician replied 8 months ago

If we are done a 5 star rating would be appreciated.

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