What is the wire size needed to install my compactor?

Wire Size Chart

The panel box contains high voltage components. Only authorized service personnel should be allowed inside. See Lock-Out & Tag-Out instructions in the maintenance section of the Operation, Maintenance and Installation Manual.

 

Three Phase

THW Copper 75°C (165°F)

Motor Size Voltage to 100 ft. to 200 ft. to 300 ft.
3 HP 208 10 8 6
230 12 10 8
460 12 12 12
575 12 12 12
5 HP 208 10 6 4
230 10 8 6
460 12 12 10
10 HP 208 6 4 2
230 8 4 3
460 12 10 8
575 12 12 10
15 HP 208 4 2 1
230 6 3 2
460 10 8 6
575 12 10 8
20 HP 208 4 1 1/0
230 4 2 1
460 10 8 6
575 10 10 8
30 HP 208 2 0 0
230 2 1 0
460 6 6 4
575 8 8 6

Single Phase

Motor Size Voltage to 100 ft. to 200 ft. to 300 ft.
3/4 HP 120 12 8 6
230 12 12 10
3 HP 208 8 6 4
230 8 6 4
5 HP 208 6 3 2
230 6 4 2
10 HP 208 4 1 1/0
230 4 2 1/0