Wiring Information

AWG wire sizes and other useful information. Reference teflon (ETFE) wire per MIL-W-22759/16 and solid wire per QQ-W-343, unless otherwise specified.
             NOM   MAX     CIRC  WT LBS/ OHMS/  TFE INSUL  PVC INSUL*
AWG   COND   INSUL CONDU    MIL   1000'  1000'    (AMPS)     (AMPS)
SIZE  STRD   DIA   DIA     AREA    MAX    MAX   BDL | SGL  BDL | SGL
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30   SOLID       .010     101.00   .305
30** 7x38   .036 .012     112.00   .314
28   SOLID       .0126    160.00   .484
28** 7x36   .039 .015     175.00   .784
26   SOLID       .0159    254.00   .769
26** 19x38  .043 .020     304.00   .784
24   SOLID       .0201    404.00   1.22
24   19x36  .045 .024     475.00   2.57 26.20   2.0  3.3
22   SOLID       .0254    642.00   1.94
22   19x34  .052 .031     754.11   3.68 16.20   2.5  4.5   5.0    9.0
20   SOLID       .032   1,022.00   3.09                          
20   19x32  .060 .039   1,216.00   5.36  9.88   3.7  6.5   7.5    11.0
18   SOLID       .0403  1,624.00   4.92              
18   19x30  .071 .049   1,900.00   7.89  6.23   5.0  9.2   10.0   16.0
16   SOLID       .0508  2,583.00   7.82
16   19x29  .079 .055   2,426.30   9.95  4.81   6.5  13.0  13.0   22.0
14   SOLID       .0641  4,107.00  12.40
14   19x27  .093 .069   3,830.40  14.90  3.06   8.5  19.0  17.0   32.0
12   SOLID       .080   6,530.00  19.70
12   37x28  .114 .089   6,087.60  22.60  2.02  11.5  25.0  23.0   41.0
10   SOLID       .102  10,380.00  31.40
10   37x26  .139 .112   9,353.00  35.10  1.26  16.5  33.0  33.0   55.0
 8   SOLID       .1285 16,510.00  50.00
 8   133x29 .199 .169  16,984.10  63.50  .701  23.0  44.0  46.0   73.0
 6   SOLID       .162  26,250.00  79.40
 6   133x27 .250 .212  26,812.80  99.90  .445              60.0  101.0
 4   SOLID       .204  41,240.00 143.00
 4   133x25 .312 .268  42,613.00 157.00  .280              80.0  135.0
 2   SOLID       .258  66,370.00 200.00
 2   665x30 .388 .340  66,500.00 245.00  .183             100.0  181.0
 1   SOLID       .381  82,517.00 263.00
 1   817x30 .431 .380  81,700.00 314.00  .149        
1/0  SOLID       .3249 105,600.0 319.50
1/0  045x30 .479 .425  104,500.0 391.00  .116
2/0  SOLID       .3648 133,100.0 402.80
2/0  330x30 .546 .475  133,000.0 504.00  .091

* BASED ON MIL-W-5088 RATINGS. ** REF EXTRUDED TEFLON WIRE (TFE) PER MIL-W-16878D, TYPE EE.