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We have a Westinghouse panel and want to know if we can install GE breakers. Is there a code that prevents this?
The breakers used in a panelboard should be evaluated and listed for use with that brand of the panelboard. See Section 110.3(B) of the NEC. The labels on the equipment typically indicate the types of breakers that can be installed. If in doubt, check with the manufacturer of the panelboard. We believe Eaton can answer questions related to Westinghouse equipment, last we know. Hope this helps.
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