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Load calculation and size of wires

I have one project of hotel electrification i wat to know some electrical data

  1. How many Amp cureent drawn by different size of copper and alluminium wires ( Armoured,Unarmoured )
  2. how can we calculate load,when the appliences are run on 230 Volt.
  3. how can we calculate load,when the appliences are tun on 440 Volt
  4. please give solution on Amp wise use of copper/alluminium wires.

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A lot of your questions also have distance that need to be factored in. Copper is way better than aluminum. but in large wires it may be too expensive, also some suppliers only carry aluminum in the largest sizes. If you are doing a lot of electrical, then you need to learn "ohms law." Also most appliances have the amp load printed on them on the I.D. label.

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    Rob Luna Mar 15, 2008

    What part of the answer was inappropriate, ****. o.k. 20 amps, 40 amps and 100 amps on the big plug. do it that way. If you don't know what ohms law is don't f...k with electricity!!

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