Comparing Thick and Thin Wires

By: Dusty Arlia
Published on November 16, 2011
Last Updated on Monday, July 06, 2015 at 1:47 PM
Total Updates: 5

There are many different thicknesses of wire. Different size wires can deliver the same amount of volts, but larger wires can do more work than a smaller wire. Thicker wires can carry more amperage which allows more work to be done.