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wire gauge

noun
1.
a gauge calibrated for determining the diameter of wire.
Origin
1825-1835
1825-35
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  • The wire gauge for two conductors and the ground shall be as specified in the plans.
  • The parameters evaluated included the wire gauge and configuration, the bearing plate loads and bolt spacing.
  • These drawings will show all wiring types by wire gauge, conductors and wire manufacturer.
  • The size of the end may vary, depending on the wire gauge.
  • Further, a relationship was also developed between the wire gauge or diameter and the screen load capacity.
  • The quality factor decreases with increasing wire gauge as expected.
  • All wire gauge, wire color-coding, and wire lengths shall be shown.

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