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Any GE panel experts? #220908 07/16/20 01:31 PM
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I haven't been out to this job to look yet but anyone recognize this older GE 3R sub panel? I am trying to figure out if it will accept twins all the way to the top of the bus. Home owner says label is gone. Yes I am aware of the incorrect breaker for the AC.

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Re: Any GE panel experts? [Re: BigB] #220909 07/16/20 01:49 PM
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Venture a guess from the East Coast and say...…..possibly.


Counting the spaces as all 1" cb, it looks like a 24 circuit and could be a 24-40 with the twins (1/2" cbs)

I would def go & see before I got involved.


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Re: Any GE panel experts? [Re: BigB] #220910 07/16/20 02:12 PM
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I think you just answered my question....If there are 24 spaces, in order to limit the circuits to 40 only 16 of those spaces would permit twins leaving the remaining 8 spaces for full size breakers only, so I am almost certain that the top 8 spaces will not accept twins. Your reply got my brain into gear and I had a "Duh" moment.


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