Awg for 20 amp circuit. Find the siemens 20 amp single pole interchangeable circuit breaker q120u single pole thermal magnetic breaker designed for overload and short circuit protection of an electrical system from the home depot. Use the stayonline wire ampacity chart to look up the rated amperage of different sizes and types of cords. Awg american wire gauge may also be called the brown and sharpe bs wire gauge but would be an extremely out dated reference. Commonly used on larger street legal electric scooters bikes and mopeds.
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The cross sectional area of each gauge is an important factor for determining its. The wire size is different between the american wire gage awg and the british standard. This amp chart highlights the types of cords gauge size range number of cord coductors ampacity of current carrying conductors and much more. Ok ive asked a couple of electricians this question with very hazy answers.
I think i understand the purpose of a 20 amp circuit like going to a kitchen with 12 gage wiring going to multiple. Dimensions of the wires are given in astm standard b 258. Table of bare copper wire. 1 800 265 0502 copyright 2013 eatons crouse hinds business 687 2a ordering information.