# What is the diameter of 4 AWG wire?

## What is the diameter of 4 AWG wire?

AWG Metric Conversion Chart (AWG to mm)

American Wire Gauge (AWG) Diameter (in) Cross sectional area (mm2)
1 0.289 42.4
2 0.258 33.6
3 0.229 26.7
4 0.204 21.1

## What is the diameter of 4 0 copper wire?

AWG Copper Wire Size and Data Table Chart @ 100 Degrees F

AWG Diameter
0000 (4/0) 0.4600 11.684
000 (3/0) 0.4096 10.405
00 (2/0) 0.3648 9.266
0 (1/0) 0.3249 8.251

What is the diameter of 4 0 wire?

WIRE SIZE / STRANDING Approx. Insulation Outside Diameter
AWG / kcmil Strands Dia mm
4/0 19 16.04
250 37 17.79
300 37 19.09

How thick is a 4 gauge wire?

Gauge Thickness chart & Information:

Gauge -Thickness Dimension inches thick Dimension millimeters thick
4 .204 inch 5.189 mm
6 .162 inch 4.1mm
8 .128 a little over 1/8 inch 3.26 mm
9 .114 inch 2.91 mm

### What is 4 AWG in MM?

American Wire Gauge (AWG) vs. cross sectional area converter.

American Wire Gauge (#AWG) Diameter (inches) Diameter (mm)
4 0.204 5.19
5 0.182 4.62
6 0.162 4.11
7 0.144 3.67

### What does Thhn mean on wire?

high-heat-resistant
THHN is a thermoplastic high-heat-resistant, nylon-coated wire. It’s designed with a specific insulation material, temperature rating, and condition of use for electrical wire and cable.

Is 4 gauge the same as 4 AWG?

7 of 7 found this helpful. Do you? This can be very complex but I will try to simplify #4 awg wire is quite a bit smaller than 4/0 wire. The difference is in the size, (circular Mils) and the amount of current that the wire is able to safely carry.

What use is Thhn wire suitable for?

THHN is the most popular type of building wire. As defined by the National Electric Code (NEC), its intended use is for construction. However, it’s commonly specified by engineers in machine tools, control circuits, and some appliances.

#### How many amps can 4 gauge wire handle?

85 amps
How many amps can a 4 gauge wire handle? It has a rated ampacity of 85 amps at 75°C. This means that, for average use, the 4 gauge wire can handle up to 85 amps safely.

#### What is 4 AWG wire?

Breaking Force for Copper Wire

AWG gauge Conductor Diameter Inches Conductor cross section in mm2
3 0.2294 26.7
4 0.2043 21.1
5 0.1819 16.8
6 0.162 13.3

Is 4 0 and 4 AWG the same?

This can be very complex but I will try to simplify #4 awg wire is quite a bit smaller than 4/0 wire. The difference is in the size, (circular Mils) and the amount of current that the wire is able to safely carry.

What is the difference between AWG and Thhn wire?

THHN wire has tightly bunched copper strands that give it a rigid and inflexible quality. 6 AWG welding cable is made with thinner copper strands and rubber insulation. The rubber not only protects the cable from harsh environments but also lends a flexible and bouncy quality to the cable.

## What is THHN 4/0 19 wire?

Our THHN 4/0 19 wire isÂ part of our large catalog of hook-up and lead wire. This wire features a 4/0 AWG stranded bare copper conductor, PVC insulation, and a Nylon jacket. This bare copper building wire has a voltage rating of 600V and a maximum temperature of 90°C.

## What is the wire size of THHN/thwn-2?

More Information Cable Type THHN/THWN-2 Wire Size 4 AWG # of Conductors 1 Conductor Conductor Material Bare Copper Stranded or Solid Stranded

What is THHN wire used for?

Applications: Type THHN/THWN-2 building wire is intended for general purpose applications as defined by the National Electrical Code (NEC). 4 AWG THHN-THWN-2 is permitted for new construction or rewiring for 600-volt applications.

What is the voltage rating of the simpull THHN conductors?

Voltage for all applications is 600 volts. SIMpull THHN® copper conductors are designed to be installed without application of a pulling lubricant. These conductors have multiple ratings.

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