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Posted by Dodgeman on May 30th, 2002 06:32 PM
In reply to Load increase by Gary on May 30th, 2002 04:14 PM [Go to top of thread]

You only have 380 watts total on the line? That comes to just a little over 3 amps draw at 120 volts. 400 feet or not, the #10ga wire is plenty, and you don't need any more than a 15 amp breaker. But use a gfi type breaker.
If you do go to low voltage, say a 12 volt system, then you will need to draw 30 plus amps to get the same watts.

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