wire gage


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Noun1.wire gage - gauge for measuring the diameter of wire
gauge, gage - a measuring instrument for measuring and indicating a quantity such as the thickness of wire or the amount of rain etc.
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Huot Manufacturing offers a new drill index that combines fractional, letter, and wire gage sizes into a gold colored case.
One way to alleviate the heat is to use larger diameter wires -- for example, use 12 gage instead of 14 gage, or 10 gage instead of 12 gage (larger wires have smaller American Wire Gage numbers).
A mating connector that will handle wire gages from 22 to 28.