Got it... 10awg is a bit small but for a 3ft run it's fine.Fat Focus wrote:I would think they'd use the correct size wire on the charger itself as delivered from the factory. Here's the info I found in the manual. I suppose I could open up the unit and use larger wiring but again, I'd think they'd use what is required out of the box. The run from the breaker to the charger is less than 3 feet.spirilis wrote:As long as the EVSE is wired with 8 gauge wire, it should be OK. Smaller than that I would hesitate and see if the wire can be re-run.
The three supplied HCS-20, 25, 30 or 40 HCS-40 service conductors use stranded 10 AWG 75ºC copper wire.
The three supplied HCS-50, and HCS-60 service conductors use stranded 8 AWG, 75ºC copper wire.