before you choose what is the duty of the chiller?
ie it is not going to be "chilling" all the time, it will go through periods of not operating?
just a thought if it is woring for 5min then idle for 1h then you might be able to get away with te small wire, but yep for a continous go with 16
stevez said:The cause of the fires in both cases - lightweight extension cords powering loads that exceeded the capacity of the cord but that did not exceed the capacity of the fuse or breaker.
duffman said:What are the differences as far as stranded and solid go. Are thicker stranded wire as conductive as smaller solid wire. How do they match up comparitively?
audioguru said:I have seen inspectors take infrared (thermal image) photographs of breaker panels to determine that connections are made properly.