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trackerxx

02:38AM | 03/14/03
Member Since: 03/05/03
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Does it matter if part of the circuit is wired with 14 gauge wire and part of it is wired with 12 gauge. The whole thing is on a 15-amp breaker. The guys who wired my house ran out of 14 gauge sheathed electrical cable and used 12 on some parts. Is this dangerous?

joed

04:34AM | 03/14/03
Member Since: 09/17/02
524 lifetime posts
If the breaker is 15 amp is not a problem. Just make sure someone doesn't change it to 20 amp because they think the whole circuit is 12 guage.
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