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Old 04-26-2021, 12:25 PM
Jim Becker Jim Becker is offline
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I believe you need a 6/4 power wire, since its 40a and the 8/4 is rated for 30a. I have the same machine, been working the last month trying to get it going. I know I went with 6/4.
10 gage for 30 amp; 8 gage for 40 amp normally unless VERY long runs.
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Old 04-26-2021, 07:52 PM
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thanks Racegrafix.
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Old 04-28-2021, 12:12 PM
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Jim - thanks. I have validated the 8-4 is what I need for the 40amp Spindle. Appreciate your help.
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Old 05-13-2021, 10:16 AM
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Thanks for the information. That is really interesting and useful.
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