Pentair Heater Whip Gage Size

Djenkins3467

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Dec 1, 2020
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Melbourne, Florida
Hello! I am installing a Pentair 120Q (460833) heat pump on a newly built pool. Pentair says 50A breaker, and just curious as to what would be appropriate for the gage size on the whip. I am thinking #8 is appropriate.... is that right? Thanks in advance!
 

ajw22

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Jul 21, 2013
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Northern NJ
Pool Size
35000
Surface
Plaster
Chlorine
Salt Water Generator
SWG Type
Pentair Intellichlor IC-60
You should used #6 for 50 amp.