Electrical Wiring in the Home/Aluminum wire

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Can you run aluminum wire for all your 220 needs as far as National code goes thanks.  If not could you reference the codes to me thanks again

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I am not aware of any codes that would prevent that from happening in a residential setting.

The ends do need to have anti-ox applied to them.

There may be local codes that would limit the use of aluminum, and those codes would supercede the NEC.  
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