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Old 12-09-2008, 08:15 PM
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For a 15 amp compressor use a 2 pole 20 amp breaker and 12-2 w/ground Romex. If it was a long distance run, then go to 10-2.

Anything more is overkill and using a 30 amp breaker is the wrong thing to do.

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