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I am just a housewife and asking a simple question. - I have bought an bosch eye level double oven HBM13B - I currently only have available a 13 amp plug. retailer is saying i need to upgrade to 20amp from junction box. is that right? I have an electrician standing by to do the job but he needs to see the oven first which will not be delivered with its manual until Saturday.

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For the oven you are describing, you would be wise to upgrade because chances are you have other feeds that draw from the same circuit, that is why the retailer is suggesting running from the junction box with a 20 amp service, this way you will not have to worry blowing the fuse when you are running multiple items.

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