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post #2 of Old 06-04-2010
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What I did was use 10awg from the panel through the deck to a distribution block. Then 8awg to close to the controller. Then a butt joint from 8 down to 10awg. The large wire size is used to reduce the voltage drop, not because it is required to handle the current level.

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