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Square D QO 30 Amp Two-Pole Circuit Breaker
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Square D

QO 30 Amp Two-Pole Circuit Breaker

  • Overload and short-circuit protection
  • Equipped with Visi-Trip indicator
  • UL listed and HACR type
$15.98 /each

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The Square D by Schneider Electric QO 30 Amp Two-Pole Circuit Breaker is intended for overload and short-circuit protection of your electrical system. The ANSI-certified and UL-listed unit is rated for 120/240 VAC and 10,000 AIR. All QO circuit breakers are equipped with the exclusive Visi-Trip indicator. When a QO Visi-Trip circuit breaker trips, the handle snaps to a midpoint position between "OFF" and "ON" and a highly visible, red indicator easily identifies the tripped breaker. This enables you to easily distinguish which breaker has tripped in a load center that may contain up to 42 different circuit breakers. QO circuit breakers have features no other manufacturer can offer. They come in many different sizes and can meet the needs of virtually every function in your home or business. These types of quality, industry exclusive products keep the Square D brand ahead of the competition and are builders' and electrical contractors' first choice in electrical protection.

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Can this breaker be used for home central air.

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July 28, 2016
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Yes, this breaker can be used for home central air.
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July 28, 2016
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Depends on the voltage/amperage and electrical box type.
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July 27, 2016
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Yes the QO Circuit Breakers can be used to feed a home central air, they are HACR rated, which is required by code for that kind of load. You will need to verify that the QO230 (30A) breaker itself has been sized correctly for you unit. For specific application assistance please contact Schneider Electric direct at 888-778-2733.
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February 1, 2016
Will QO breakers work in this box?
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February 6, 2016
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This is only designed to be used in Square D/Schneider Electric QO load centers and NQ panelboards. No other recommendations can be made.
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February 2, 2016
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Box? QO branch circuit breakers are tested and approved for use in Square D/Schneider Electric QO load centers and NQ panelboards, not for use in competitor's load centers or panelboards.
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December 21, 2015
can I use a 30 amp where there is a 20 amp?
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December 22, 2015
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Simple, no. You must use the breaker amp that matches the wire size you are using. If there is a 20A breaker in place and you replace it with a larger breaker then the wire size will not match and the breaker will not trip to prevent a fire.
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December 22, 2015
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Ensure wire is properly sized for increase in amperage.
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Is their really any difference from the double throw to the single throw ,when they are both double pole?

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October 12, 2016
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Please call our Technical Support group at 1-888-SQUARED (1-888-778-2733) to provide more information and clarify the question.
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Rated 4.6 out of 5 by 5 reviewers.
Rated 3.0 out of 5.0 by Took Two Tries to Get a Good One Normally when you purchase something like this you don't really have any options. You have to match the breaker to your panel and so you're just buying the one that fits. Well I was pretty disappointed when I bought this because it immediately tripped when I turned on the new 30 amp 240v circuit I installed. It took me about 30 minutes of trouble shooting before I narrowed it down to the breaker itself and had to drive back to HD to get a replacement. The obvious indication was that even when not plugged in if you turned it on it would trip right away. So double check these before you walk out the store to save yourself an extra "trip" October 13, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Professional Quality 30A Breaker Made the decision to use only Square D QO Series circuit breakers. Professional Quality! Robust design you can feel from the moment you pick one up. Firm "snap-in" style to the panel load bar. Large variety of amperage/voltage to fit all my needs. Securely holds the wire and allows for easy replacement with minimal effort. The trip window on the front of the breaker allows me to quickly identify a tripped breaker without need for test equipment. October 9, 2012
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Simple and effective purchse It works well, as designed.no Ned to elaborate further. It works well.. March 27, 2015
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Good Breaker Good quality breaker at a decent price. Buy most of the ones I use here. February 17, 2015
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by the product works great the products are easy to find & work great, & they everything i need December 6, 2011
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