New Giveaway - Wort Monster Conical Fermenter!

Home Brew Forums > Home Brewing Beer > Electric Brewing > Stranded 10awg THHN wire




Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 12-06-2011, 09:53 PM   #1
erikrocks
HBT_SUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
erikrocks's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: Ithaca, NY
Posts: 625
Liked 11 Times on 9 Posts
Likes Given: 7

Default Stranded 10awg THHN wire

Does anyone have a good source for it? All I can find is 500' rolls of it, whereas I only need a few feet to wire the inside of my control box. Any help would be great.

Of course, if you have some laying around that you could spare, I'd gladly buy it off you. Thanks brewing bros and sises!



__________________
erikrocks is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 12-06-2011, 09:55 PM   #2
Shockerengr
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Feb 2007
Posts: 429
Liked 18 Times on 16 Posts
Likes Given: 1

Default

The hardware stores should sell it by the foot.

I know around here both lowes and home depot do. Esp if you're not picky on color



__________________
Shockerengr is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 12-06-2011, 09:55 PM   #3
lschiavo
Drinks Beer
HBT_SUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
lschiavo's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Sep 2009
Location: Surrounded by Yoopers
Posts: 3,825
Liked 679 Times on 459 Posts
Likes Given: 435

Default

I thought the big box stores sold it by the foot. My local hardware does.

__________________
lschiavo is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 12-06-2011, 09:56 PM   #4
iijakii
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Jun 2010
Location: Texas
Posts: 1,462
Liked 47 Times on 40 Posts
Likes Given: 123

Default

The Home Depot here has a nice selection of THHN stranded. Even in 4 or 5 different colors.

__________________
iijakii is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 12-06-2011, 11:04 PM   #5
erikrocks
HBT_SUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
erikrocks's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: Ithaca, NY
Posts: 625
Liked 11 Times on 9 Posts
Likes Given: 7

Default

Really? My HD & Lowes don't sell it. I'll go back and ask if I can special order some, though.

As far as true hardware stores go, the depot and lowes chased them all out years ago.

__________________
erikrocks is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 12-06-2011, 11:04 PM   #6
Svenhook
Feedback Score: 1 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: Grand Rapids, MI, MI
Posts: 87
Default

Anyone know the HD price for 10awg Stranded THHN? Ive been doing some shopping and am trying to decide if its worth it to by rolls

__________________
Svenhook is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 12-06-2011, 11:34 PM   #7
kklowell
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: Lowell, MA
Posts: 189
Liked 1 Times on 1 Posts

Default

I bought mine at HD and got four different colors too.

__________________
kklowell is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 12-07-2011, 12:32 AM   #8
bowhuntah
Registered User
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: Windham, Maine
Posts: 111
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by erikrocks View Post
Really? My HD & Lowes don't sell it. I'll go back and ask if I can special order some, though.

As far as true hardware stores go, the depot and lowes chased them all out years ago.
Seriously? Every HD/Lowes I've ever been in have a wire station where you can buy anything from bell wire to 6-3. I have some 10g that you can have but I think it would cost more to ship than to buy it local.
__________________
bowhuntah is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 12-07-2011, 05:55 AM   #9
shortyjacobs
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: Twin Cities, MN
Posts: 2,511
Liked 28 Times on 28 Posts
Likes Given: 3

Default

My lowes has it for about $0.50/ft.

__________________
Itchy Dog Brewery.

(As of 10-24-2011)
Primary - Steppe 112 PA, 2x Monday RyePA
Aging - None :-(
On tap - Big Dog, Apfelwein, Steppe 112 PA

My invisible AG sculpture, with no actual sculpture and a tiny footprint.
My Kegerator goes offroading!
My Coors Home Draft dispenser for boating/beering on the go.
shortyjacobs is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 12-07-2011, 09:04 AM   #10
lschiavo
Drinks Beer
HBT_SUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
lschiavo's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Sep 2009
Location: Surrounded by Yoopers
Posts: 3,825
Liked 679 Times on 459 Posts
Likes Given: 435

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by erikrocks
Really? My HD & Lowes don't sell it. I'll go back and ask if I can special order some, though.

As far as true hardware stores go, the depot and lowes chased them all out years ago.
Dammed hardware Walmarts!

Here's my local store. I swear you could almost build a brewery one stop here.
Roadtrip?

http://www.bigariace.com/about.htm


__________________
lschiavo is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Reply


Quick Reply
Message:
Options
Thread Tools
Display Modes


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
3-Wire Vs. 4-Wire GFCI BigBobsBrews Electric Brewing 20 09-23-2011 10:56 PM
Wire Size? McCuckerson Electric Brewing 11 08-08-2011 03:14 PM
Gauge of ground wire GRHunter Electric Brewing 12 05-25-2011 10:26 PM
4 wire conversion kjackbrown Electric Brewing 15 03-06-2011 09:23 PM
RTD extension wire Dave258 Electric Brewing 8 02-03-2011 11:06 AM