Electrical Wiring in the Home/electrical. changing 240 to 120
Hi, hope alls well. Putting in new oven from electric to gas. I have 240 volt 50 amp 4 prong that I don't need anymore. Looks like 6 awg. Can I make this a 120 . Thank you
Yes and it is fairly straight forward.
At the breaker you will remove on of the hot wires from the double pole breaker and put a wire nut on it.
At the outlet you will take that same wire and put a wire nut on it.
Keep the white on the neutral and the ground on the ground.
Replace the 50 amp breaker with the appropriate breaker size for your stove.
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