Technical Reference

Solar Energy System

Introduction In the quest to harness renewable sources of energy, solar power stands out as a key solution to the global energy challenge. Understanding how solar energy works is crucial for leveraging its full potential to meet our electricity needs while mitigating environmental impacts. Solar energy, generated from the sun's rays, has become a...

LED Light

Introduction to LED Lighting Light-Emitting Diode (LED) lighting has been steadily gaining popularity in recent years, and for good reason. This revolutionary technology offers a multitude of advantages over traditional lighting solutions, making it an increasingly attractive choice for both residential and commercial applications. In this...

AWG Copper Wire Cable

Understanding American Wire Gauge (AWG) for Electrical Engineering Introduction When it comes to electrical wiring, one term that you may come across is AWG , which stands for American Wire Gauge . Understanding AWG is crucial for anyone working with wires, whether it's for residential or commercial purposes. In this comprehensive...

Cable AWG to MM2 cross reference

Wire AWG to MM2 Cross Reference AWG MM2 30 0.05 28 0.08 26 0.14 24 0.25 22 0.34 20 0.5 18 0.75 16 1.5 14 2.5 12 4 10 6 8 10 6 16 4 25 2 35 1 50 1/0 55 2/0 70 3/0 95...

Cable Color Codes

Cable Color Codes

December 8, 2021

Multi Conductor Color Code: Conductor Color Stripe 1 Black 2 Red 3 White 4 Green 5 Brown 6 Blue 7 Orange 8 Yellow 9 Purple 10 Gray 11 Pink 12 Tan 13 Red Black 14 White Black 15 Green Black Multi Pair Color Code: Pair...

Wire Amp Chart

Wire ​Amp Chart

December 8, 2021

Wire Ampacity Chart Based on the 2017 N.E.C. National Electrical Code. Ampacity is the maximum continuous current carrying capacity of a wire inside a cable or raceway. It is measured in amperes (amps). The proper amperage is determined by the size of the wire, ambient temperature, number of wires installed together, the types and number of...