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Model #BR2020

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BR 2-20 Amp Single Pole Tandem Non-CTL Circuit Breaker

  • Allows two circuit to be fed from a single space in a loadcenter
  • All 15 and 20 Amp single poles are switch-duty rated
  • Fits notched and non-notched stabs on circuit-limiting panels
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Product Overview

Circuit breakers protect the wires in your home from overheating (referred to as an overload) and fault currents (referred to as short circuits). The Eaton Cutler-Hammer 20/20 Amp 1 in. Duplex Type BR Circuit Breaker is also known as tandem breaker. Tandem breakers are convenient for adding circuits to a full load center and are sometimes used to reduce the physical size of the load center. This a non-circuit limiting breaker. The BR tandem line of breakers is intended for replacement purposes on load centers made prior to 1968.
  • Primary function of a circuit breaker is to protect the wire from overheating (overload) and fault currents (short circuit)
  • Amperage - (2) 20 Amp
  • 1 in. plug-on circuit breaker
  • Trips to center position - must turn off then turn back on
  • For use in type BR load centers
  • Interrupt rating - 10 kAIC
  • Voltage rating is 120/240-Volt
  • Wire size - #14-4 AWG Cu/Al at 60°C or 75°C
  • BR duplex circuit breakers are a replacement breaker for enclosures manufactured prior to 1968 with un-notched stabs
  • Learn More About Circuit Breakers Here in our Buying Guide.



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Ratings
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(102)
Maximum Amperage (amps)202015
Power Distribution FeaturesNo Additional FeaturesTrip IndicatorTrip Indicator
Product Width (in.)0.980.750.75
Voltage (volts)120/240120/240120/240
Breaker TypeTandemTandemTandem
Mounting TypePlug-OnPlug-OnPlug-On
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Specifications

Dimensions

Product Depth (in.)
2.89
Product Height (in.)
3.1
Product Width (in.)
0.98

Details

Breaker Type
Tandem
Electrical Product Type
Breaker
Interruption Type
Standard Trip
Maximum Amperage (amps)
20
Mounting Type
Plug-On
Number of Poles
2
Pack Size
1
Power Distribution Features
No Additional Features
Product Weight (lb.)
0.37
Returnable
180-Day
Voltage (volts)
120/240

Warranty / Certifications

Certifications and Listings
ANSI Certified,CSA Listed,UL Listed
Manufacturer Warranty
10 Years

Questions & Answers

6Questions28Answers

can I wire a 240 volt baseboard heater to this breaker

Asked by randy June 27, 2018
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No a twin breaker is connected to the same leg

Can this unit receive 12-gauge wire? It seems odd that it only lists 14-gauge when 14-gauge canno...

Asked by laidback212 December 18, 2018
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Yes, I have just used this with 12 AWG wire. Since it is a 20A breaker, you MUST use 12 AWG wire.

It's hard to find the challenger Circuit Breaker. Is it a replacement for Challenger Circuit Brea...

Asked by seankool December 11, 2016
5
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Yes this will replace a Challenger breaker

Is this breaker capable of safely sharing a neutral for both circuits? (Using a 12/3 NM-B wire)

Asked by Datgui November 14, 2017
5
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Yes you can share a neutral on this circuit breaker but both loads will be off the same phase so be careful of your loading it’s not like a standard double breaker where each breaker’s load comes off a different phase

can i return sum if i have no receipt

Asked by jason April 17, 2017
4
Answers

Yes

Need a 20 amp single tandem breaker to fit an older (~1986) I-T-E Load Center, catalog #G3040MB12...

Asked by Panel February 24, 2020
4
Answers

Yes fit my system perfectly

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Great product! Makes breaking up circuits a lot less stressful and allows versatility, especially...
Great product! Makes breaking up circuits a lot less stressful and allows versatility, especially with the increase in technologies and power based products- requiring more breakers in the panel!
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