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What breakers fit old ITE G2040MB1200 panel #216391
12/03/15 08:46 PM
12/03/15 08:46 PM
HappyElectrician  Offline OP
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I know Siemans bought out ITE but can I use any Siemans breakers in this panel or do I have to find old breakers online somewhere to buy. I need two single pole 20amp breakers to finish a job.
Thanks so much.

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Re: What breakers fit old ITE G2040MB1200 panel [Re: HappyElectrician] #216402
12/04/15 11:42 PM
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NORCAL  Online Content
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Siemens is the successor to ITE, so yes, but I have not seen anything allowing Murray/Siemens breakers to be used even though they are the same breaker, just to add a bit.

Last edited by NORCAL; 12/04/15 11:43 PM.
Re: What breakers fit old ITE G2040MB1200 panel [Re: HappyElectrician] #216404
12/05/15 09:58 AM
12/05/15 09:58 AM
HappyElectrician  Offline OP
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Thanks so much for the info. Appreciated!!
I heard back from Siemens and they verify to use the Q120 breaker. Last time I sent them an email they never replied but got lucky this time.

Re: What breakers fit old ITE G2040MB1200 panel [Re: HappyElectrician] #216406
12/05/15 02:35 PM
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Last I heard the Siemens Q120 and the Murray MP120 came from the same assembly line. The only difference is the barcode label and the Q or MP

Re: What breakers fit old ITE G2040MB1200 panel [Re: Lostazhell] #216414
12/06/15 12:59 AM
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They are both the old Gould/ ITE design from the late 1970's, but have never have seen any paperwork saying it is OK to interchange them.


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