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How long does it typically take to replace an electrical panel? (upgrade from 100 to 200 amps, using existing wiring)

Less than 2 hours
5%
2-4 hours
16%
4-6 hours
16%
6-8 hours
50%
Over 8 hours
5%
Not sure
5%
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Question: How long does it typically take to replace an electrical panel? (upgrade from 100 to 200 amps, using existing wiring)
Top Answer (50% of 18 votes): 6-8 hours.

A two-man crew should need about 6-8 hours (or one full day) to upgrade your electrical service.

Answer: 4-6 hours
Explanation: 4 to 6 hours if we need to replace it in the same location
Gacem Electric
Answer: Not sure
Explanation: Cannot use existing wiring. Up the panel is upgraded to 200 amp than the meter and feeder wire must also be upgraded.
Kristoff Electric
Answer: 4-6 hours
Explanation: I always tell people. Their ice won't melt in the freezer. Lol
Advanced Electrical and Energy
ProMatcher
Answer: 6-8 hours
Explanation: It depends on how many circuits were added through the years, inspections, and the power utility company.(usually 6-8 hours, but that can vary depending on the particular situation)
LED Electrical Services
Answer: 6-8 hours
Explanation: 2 guys typically most of the day to change panel , meter, and riser.
DiBiagio Electrical Construction llc
Answer: Over 8 hours
Explanation: You can not use 100 amp wiring on a 200 amp service what do you want to do burn the place down. More information is required is it over head or under ground grid connected
D B Electric
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