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Kevin, Licensed Electrical Contractor
Category: Electrical
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Experience:  30 years Licensed Electrical Contractor in Illinois, Adjunct College Electrical Instructor, Former Electrical Inspector, Diploma: Digital Electronics, FCC Technician License
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Can you please tape Number 10 wire. Sorry can you re-color

Customer Question

Can you please tape Number 10 wire
JA: I'll do all I can to help. How long have you been dealing with this?
Customer: Sorry can you re-color number 10 wire or phase
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: No
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: No
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Electrical
Customer: replied 1 month ago.
Posted by JustAnswer at customer's request) Hello. I would like to request the following Expert Service(s) from you: Live Phone Call.
Customer: replied 1 month ago.
Let me know if you need more information, or send me the service offer(s) so we can proceed.
Expert:  Kevin replied 1 month ago.

Hello and welcome to Just Answer. My name is ***** ***** I will be happy to assist you with your electrical question.

1) Can you provide more details please?

2) What is the color of the 10 AWG conductor?

3) Is the application for single phase or 3-phase? What is the voltage? 120 or 208 or 240 or 277?

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
Black and red 240 V I need to make it brown and orange 480 V
Expert:  Kevin replied 1 month ago.

I submitted the phone call offer. Please accept if you want to discuss over a phone call.


Customer: replied 1 month ago.
No that's ok
Expert:  Kevin replied 1 month ago.

3-phase 480 requires 3 hot phases color coded in this order:

"A" phase = brown

"B" phase = orange

"C" phase = yellow

Neutral = gray

Yes, you can tape the conductors at each end for the respective phases.

Expert:  Kevin replied 1 month ago.

If you have any additional questions, just let me know and I’ll be glad to answer them for you.

Otherwise, don’t forget to rate me before you log Off.


Expert:  Kevin replied 1 month ago.

Any other questions?