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Which wire is used in AC?

AC Wire Type Choices
The most accepted method from the JBOX to the combiner or disconnect switch is 12AWG THHN (Stranded 12 gauge) copper in conduit. You can't really go wrong with that. Some municipalities will allow single strands of hard 12 awg copper to be used but it's harder to pull through conduit.

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In this manner, which wire is used for air conditioner?

Cable Wiring for Air Conditioner Circuits Like any other electrical circuit, air conditioner circuits are generally wired with nonmetallic (NM) cable. The wire gauge must be appropriate for the amperage of the circuit. For a 20-amp window air conditioner, 10-gauge wire is typically used.

Furthermore, what is the load of 1.5 ton AC? cooling capacity of 1 ton is equal to 3.517 kW of power. =1.5*3.517/2.7=1.954 kW. AC consists of two units, Indoor unit which is called the evaporator and the Outdoor Unit which called the Compressor. The power consumed by the evaporator is very less as compared to the compressor.

Also know, how does AC wire work?

The electricity will flow through the hot wire into the device you wish to power, or to a receptacle in your home. The electricity then flows back through the neutral wire to complete the circuit. The ground wire is there to remove any extra power, and sends a signal back to the breaker, stopping the main power source.

What is 2.5 mm cable used for?

2.5mm Twin and Earth is commonly used as indoor domestic cable. The most common use for this type of cable is for circuits that provide power to sockets. It is made up of two cores and an earth core which must be covered with the identifying green and yellow sleeve when installed.

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