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each pole draws 60 amps


Posted by kp on February 2nd, 2003 07:12 PM
In reply to 100 amp service by Bob Levy on February 2nd, 2003 06:32 PM [Go to top of thread]

This may be difficult to explain to a layman that does not have a full understanding of electricity.....

A 2 pole 60 amp breaker draws 60 Amps at 240 Volts.

2 - 1 pole breakers would each draw 60 amps but only across 120 Volts on each breaker.

Why do you ask?

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