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#9318 - 04/24/02 05:35 AM Stranded wire gages
Eric Stenborg Offline
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Please direct me to a reference that gives strand dia and number of strands for different stranded wire gages.

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#9319 - 04/24/02 06:28 AM Re: Stranded wire gages
Joe Tedesco Offline
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See the National Electrical Code, Table 8 in Chapter 9
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#9320 - 04/25/02 08:31 AM Re: Stranded wire gages
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They also make a wire gage tool. I have one. Just be careful it is made of metal so do not put it on live wire.

The tool looks like a mic. It was a give away from a salesman for Burndy (FCI).
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