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Do i need 2 double 60 amp breakers to supply my 19 kw air…

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Do i need 2...

Do i need 2 double 60 amp breakers to supply my 19 kw air handler and heat pump

Contractor's Assistant: Did you double-check the thermostat's settings? And what about the filters?

????

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

Yes

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

All new install

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HVAC Technician: gotoman for ac, HVAC Technician replied 7 months ago
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If you have two circuits on your electric heat you will need two 60 amp breakers. The answer is yes you do need them. Russ

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HVAC Technician: gotoman for ac, HVAC Technician replied 7 months ago

Anymore questions. Russ

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Russ here. Do you need more help.

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