★Avoid dangerous wiring miscalculations with this simple wire gauge selector 120V-480V
★Click install and give it a try, it’s free!
Benefits of using Calculator Co’s Wire Size Calculator:
✔No annoyance from impeding ads
✔Error free information because of a simple no fluff layout
✔Easy to read with accuracy due to large bold text
✔Less screen frustration with extra-large buttons and wide spacing
Warning: This calculator selects the gauge based on a 3% voltage drop. This is consistent with most electrical code but I advise you to check your local electrical code.
Tutorial: Step by step
★General Info: When Wire Size Calculator Ad Free is first opened all fields are reset. All fields play a part in determining the gauge of wire required to maintain less than 3% voltage drop. This calculator is only as correct as the data that is entered.
★Step 1: Select the wire type Copper/Aluminum, Phase, and AC Voltage.
★Step 2: Enter the length to the load in feet. (One way)
★Step 3: Enter the Amps of the highest possible load.
★Step 4: The gauge is displayed at the bottom. The equation should be reviewed to insure correct data entry.
Q: What is the sizing range available?
A: This calculator recommends sizes #14 AWG to 2000 mcm.
Q: Does this application fallow a specific size chart?
A: This program references many equations/charts. If a physical reference is needed American Wire Gauge (awg) sizing charts are available in printable forms online.
Q: Are we adding functions in the future?
A: This app was designed to fit my requirements for my career. If you need extra functions like DC or metric units send me an email at [email protected]
and I will add these features in future updates.
Q: How do I submit suggestions or problems with about the wire size calculator?
A: The best way is to send an email to [email protected]
Wire Size Calculator Ad Free Permission Break Down
Wire Size Calculator Ad Free is designed for estimating wire gauge in AC circuits. Wire Size Calculator Ad Free is a tool and not responsible for its misuse.
Key words or simple misspellings and abbreviation: ac, awg calculator, alternating current, no adds, wire gauge calc, no advertisements, advertisement free, awg size.
Wire Size Calculator Ad Free was developed by Calculator Co
Contact [email protected]
Added compliance with NEC Table 310-16: Ampacities of Insulated Conductors