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150 amp panel 100 main #52637 06/01/05 08:59 PM
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Is it legal to take a 150 amp 30 space 30 circuit panel and install a 100 amp main because of the wire size and use all 30 circuits.

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Re: 150 amp panel 100 main #52638 06/01/05 09:05 PM
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Yes.

Re: 150 amp panel 100 main #52639 06/01/05 10:12 PM
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Cutler Hammer lists 125A rated panels with factory 100A mains. Its the CPM116, CPM120, and CPM130 models.

Re: 150 amp panel 100 main #52640 06/02/05 09:31 PM
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As long as your load calculation does not exceeed 100A

Re: 150 amp panel 100 main #52641 06/02/05 09:57 PM
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CH has a 30 ckt 100A Panel Classic CH, we use them on our 100A Up grades.

Re: 150 amp panel 100 main #52642 06/09/05 02:49 PM
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NOV,
Are you talking about a 150 amp main ckt. breaker panel, or a main lug panel, and installing your own 100 amp Bkr?

Re: 150 amp panel 100 main #52643 06/10/05 10:21 PM
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thanks guys I am going to use the CH 30 space, I also found that siemens has a 30 space 100 amp panel


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