4 gauge wire diameter
Wire gauges range from low numbers to high numbers, with smaller numbers referring to smaller diameters and larger numbers representing larger diameters. For example, AWG 4 is 0.2043 inches in diameter, and AWG 40 is.0031 inches in diameter.
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What size fuse do I need for a 4 gauge wire?
Tim, The fuse at the battery is there to protect the wire and your car in the event of a short circuit. 4-gauge wire should be protected by a fuse anywhere from 75A to 125A in size. Your figuring is correct: you can use 100A fuse at the battery and a 60A for the sub amp and 40A for the 4-channel.
What size is a 4 gauge wire?
Gauge -Thickness Dimension inches thick Dimension millimeters thick: NOTES 2 .258 inch or slightly over 1/4 inch thick 6.54 mm VERY HEAVY THICK WIRE For large sculptures armatures- cuts best with a bolt cutter or saw. 4 .204 inch 5.189 mm THICK WIRE .
What is the diameter of a 4 AWG wire?
The largest diameter AWG size is 0000 (4/0) which is pronounced ‘four aught’, representing a …
How do you calculate the diameter of a wire?
ρ = Specific resistance or resistivity of ConductorD = Distance in Feet (One way) i.e. the total circuit lengthI = Load Current