# How much is 2 ought wire per foot?

## How much is 2 ought wire per foot?

2/0 Black Stranded AL USE-2 Cable. (71¢ /ft.)

### How big is 2 ought wire?

How much is 2 ought wire?

AWG # Diameter (inch) Diameter (mm)
0000 (4/0) 0.4600 11.6840
000 (3/0) 0.4096 10.4049
00 (2/0) 0.3648 9.2658
0 (1/0) 0.3249 8.2515

What is 2 ought wire rated for?

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Size Temperature Rating of Copper Conductor
(AWG or kcmil) 60°C (140°F) 90°C (194°F)
3 AWG 85 115
2 AWG 95 130
1 AWG 110 145

What is 2 aught wire?

AWG sizes range from 0000 or 4/0 (thickest) to 40 (thinnest). The term ‘aught’ refers to wires that are 1/0 AWG or larger, with the “/0” part being called aught. For example, 1/0 AWG (0) is called “one aught” and 2/0 AWG (00) is called “two aught.”

## What’s the difference between an aught and a gauge wire?

A wire that is “True-to-Gauge” will meet and/or exceed the diameter of the copper for its AWG rating. The term “gauge” is used for wire up to 1 AWG. The term “aught” is used for wire 1/0 AWG and larger. This number of “0” in the size is the number of “Aught”

### What’s the difference between an aught and an AWG?

The term “gauge” is used for wire up to 1 AWG. The term “aught” is used for wire 1/0 AWG and larger. This number of “0” in the size is the number of “Aught”. For example: 8 AWG = Eight Gauge. 2 AWG = Two Gauge. 1 AWG = One Gauge. 1/0 AWG = One Aught. 2/0 AWG = Two Aught.

How big is a THHN 2.0 AWG wire?

More Information Cable Type THHN/THWN-2 Wire Size 2/0 AWG # of Conductors 1 Conductor Conductor Material Bare Copper Stranded or Solid Stranded

How big is an AWG cable in inches?

Wire Gauge Sizes and the American Wire Gauge (AWG) AWG Cable/Wire Diameter Cable/Wire Diameter Turns of Wire Area Inches mm Per Inch mm 2 Ω/kFT 3/0 0.4096 10.404 2.44 85 2/0 0.3648 9.266 2.74 67.4 1/0 0.3249 8.252 3.08 53.5