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Will a Square D breaker fit in a GE panel?
Bottom line the Square d homeline breaker shown does not belong installed in that GE panel. A classified breaker is manufactured to generally fit several different panelboards and has met so called standards by a 3rd party like uL Labs for use in different panelboards. via
What breakers are compatible with Square D panels?
Square D QO breakers are compatible with QO breaker boxes and CSEDs. Each ANSI-certified and UL-listed. Homeline circuit breakers are built with the same Square D brand quality you have come to expect at a price that makes them the best value in their class. via
What breakers are compatible with general switch?
The Connecticut Electric breakers and the Cutler-Hammer CL come to mind right off as legal replacements. If you have any old ITE breakers, they used to say on the packaging that they were okay in General Switch panels. via
Is Cutler Hammer compatible with GE?
Re: Cutler Hammer CH vs BR The breakers are physically interchangeable with Homeline, GE, Siemens, Westinghouse, and Murray (a Siemens division), and possibly others. Being physically interchangeable does not mean that it is legal or legitimate per code or UL listing to do so, however. via
Can you use a Eaton breaker in a GE panel?
2 Answers. TLDR: They're all wrong. Swap with a GE or classified breaker (e.g. Eaton CL not BR). via
Which is better Square D QO or Homeline?
The main difference between the two is that the Homeline is rated for residential use only. The Qo is not only rated for business use, but it comes in more size options, up to 3-pole breakers. The costs are negligible for each; the Homeline is $4-5 whereas the Qo is $9-10. via
Do circuit breakers need to be the same brand as the panel?
Never place a different brand circuit breaker in a circuit breaker panel of a different brand. Contrary to the belief that they are all the same and will work in any circuit breaker panel, the fact is just the opposite. Circuit breakers may actually fit, but not properly. via
Can you use Square D breakers in a Siemens panel?
No, the Square D breaker should not be installed in the Seimens panel and checking the label should show you that this is not recommended. In fact, square D would throw a FIT ( I know Mr. via
Are Murray and Square D breakers interchangeable?
They are not interchangeable. They are not listed for use in the panels. via
Can you use different brand breakers?
Brand: Always install the correct brand of breakers in your breaker panel. While some breakers are interchangeable, many are not, even if they look the same. Replacing one brand of breaker with another can be dangerous, may void your breaker or panel warranty, and may cause you to fail an electrical inspection. via
What is a classified breaker?
UL Classified breakers are produced by one manufacturer for use in place of the breakers specified on the panelboard. Like specified breakers, UL Classified breakers have been tested in the panels for which they are approved. via
What is Type BR breaker?
Type BR Circuit Breakers are 1-inch per pole plug-on circuit breakers designed for Eaton's Type BR Loadcenters. They are 10 kAIC arc fault circuit interrupters rated for 120VAC or 240VAC applications. via
What kind of breakers are compatible with Cutler Hammer?
The Eaton Cutler-Hammer 20 Amp 1 in. Single-Pole Type BR Replacement Circuit Breaker is designed to protect house wires from overheating or causing a short-circuit. The UL-listed breaker is compatible with Westinghouse, Challenger and Bryant load centers and has a maximum load of 240-Volt. via
Who makes Cutler Hammer breakers?
Today, Eaton Corporation produces a vast array of quality electrical equipment for commercial and residential applications such as Cutler Hammer breakers, surge protectors and control panels. via
Where are GE breakers made?
Other redeeming qualities about GE: copper bus, panels made in USA. Breakers are "Assembled in the Dominican Rebuplic from USA components." via
Are Bryant and GE breakers interchangeable?
Scotchkote Installer. Murray and GE breakers will fit just fine.. check with the manufacture if they accept that brand breaker going into a Bryant panel.. They will work.... it is all about listing the product that is the problem.... via
Can I use a GE breaker in a Murray panel?
What breakers are acceptable to use in a Murray panel? There are no breakers acceptable for use in a Murray panel. The Murray panel is, in itself, totally unacceptable. via
What is the difference between CH and BR breakers?
BR breakers are 1" in Width. BR breakers are black, with black handles (In most cases. BR breakers carry a 10 Year Warranty. via