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Is it ok to have two separate air handlers for first and second floor on the same breaker? They only draw 4 amps each at 240 V. I'm working out of state and don't have my book handy.

And before anyone asks, I'm not an electrician. :rolleyes:
 

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Are they for cooling only?


422.12 Central Heating Equipment.
Central heating
equipment other than fixed electric space-heating equipment
shall be supplied by an individual branch circuit.

Exception No. 1: Auxiliary equipment, such as a pump,
valve, humidifier, or electrostatic air cleaner directly associated
with the heating equipment, shall be permitted to be
connected to the same branch circuit.

Exception No. 2: Permanently connected air-conditioning
equipment shall be permitted to be connected to the same
branch circuit.



Branch Circuit, Individual.
A branch circuit that supplies
only one utilization equipment.


Kind of stupid to waste 2 poles in the panel on 4 freakin' amps.
 
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