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Old 06-24-2013, 06:32 PM  
rebuilder
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i have a two hundred amp service in my house and a 60 amp braker pull out of it to my garage i need to boost it up to a hundred so i can run a 252 miller wire welder can i just change braker or wire to it is about 30 foot run from panel in house to panel in garage.or will that be to much draw on the house


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Old 06-25-2013, 07:56 AM  
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The wire must be the correct size for the breaker. There is a slight chance they ran wire large enough for 100 amp but most likely they only ran # 6 for the 60 amp breaker and you need to change it.
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