RE: [MV] Time for Bill's Dumb Question for the Week! ;)

Joe Foley (
Tue, 19 Oct 1999 17:22:28 -0700 (PDT)

--- "Keith, Steve" <> wrote:
> You use different sizes for different applications
> and voltages.
> Is the truck 6, 12, 0r 24 volts? The wire gauge goes
> down each time you
> double the voltage (assuming a constant wattage).
You're right, but confusing........... better to size
wire according to current,.......... simpler anyway.

Good point, though, to understand that when changing
the voltage of the system the wire size MAY need to be
changed, too.

Joe F.


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