Reply by toolie

  • Advertise with us

Posted on 220V 10gauge Dryer outlet

View toolie's profile


2134 posts in 2656 days

#1 posted 03-22-2013 02:02 PM

with a single-gang, it’s very tight, and I wonder if it’s even legal, or I should use something larger.

use a double gang. more room usually isn’t problem. insufficient room can be a problem.

Is plastic ok for this, or does it need to be metal?

plastic is acceptable in my municipality and generally under the national code. but i’d check with the municipality having jurisdiction in your area.

what’s a good source for a flexible jacket wire to make a cord for the motor to the plug?

i’ve always used SJ cord from the BORG.

-- there's a solution to every just have to be willing to find it.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics