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I currently have a 110 30amp plug next the transformer. I…

I currently have a...

I currently have a 110 30amp plug next the transformer. I have an RV I run a power cord to from that plug. I have trenched 170ft up to the RV. What size wire do I need to move that plug box to my RV

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

For a while---- I got an estimate of $700 to more the box-- just think that's a little hign

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

Yes--- If the materials are a descent price then yes--- if the wire and conduit are say 300 - 400 $ no---

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

That s it

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Sam I
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Hello, I can help you with that. Please stand by while I calculate the wire size

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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
ok

just a quick question, is this an RV plug with a 30 amp and a regular 20 amp receptacle in it?

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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
30 amp
Customer reply replied 1 month ago
It is the normal 3 prong 110 RV park plug

ok. You will want to use #4 copper wire or #2 aluminum for the hot and neutral and ground wires.

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Is this RV plug coming directly from the transformer with no breaker panel or fuse box in between the transformer and RV plug?

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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
Thank you I may call at a later date --- in the middle of honey do's heading to the property in a few weeks

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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
I an very satisfied

glad to hear it

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