Electric wiring and bulb types for coop.

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by Tinworm, Nov 18, 2012.

  1. Tinworm

    Tinworm New Egg

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    Is 10/2 enough to handle 1 heat lamp and 1 LED light at 100' ?Heat lamp will be on thermostat. Not sure of light types on wire.LED vs cfl vs standard bulbs, any suggestions?
     
  2. KDK1

    KDK1 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    10/2 w/ground is big enough to handle 30 amps. Plenty big enough to run a heat lamp and whatever light you choose... incandescent, halogen, LED, CFL. Anything you want.
     
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  3. Tinworm

    Tinworm New Egg

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    Ok, thanks for the info KDK1.
     

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