I'm lost but have a great idea..! I'm 60 years old, retired and own a 14' X 52'(728sqft) 1983 mobile home. I replaced all the windows with 5/8" thermopane insulated, replaced the gray poly pipes, and removed the 3/16" wood paneling and put up drywall in all the rooms. The present furnace is Intertherm Gas installed at MFG in 1983. It works but I hate Gas and the odors!
Recently I was given a Central Electric Furnace EB17B swapped out of double wide trailer for a gas unit. I've been through it and its okay. My present Electrical service I believe at the pole is only 60 Amps. That what the disconnect is rated, however the mobile home has a 100 amp, breaker/distribution panel. The Electric Furnace is 240vac, amps by the MFG label: 16/66.9 and it contains 2 Square "D" 60 amp double-pole breakers, its a 56,000 BTUH, 17kw, 240vac.
I'd like to remove the Gas furnace and install this Electric Furnace in my mobile home. What would I have to do to change or upgrade the Electrical Service disconnect, and the breaker/distribution panel to accommodate this furnace...? All questions welcome....
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