E-match Wire Gauges

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Nov 13, 2003
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Just wondering what the wire gauge of a typical ematch lead like daveyfire N28B's is. I have some 2 conductor stranded speaker wire, I'd say about 24 gauge that I've used to wire up my altimeter bay (running to the ejection charges) and I need to know if this is ok for carrying the current involved. It's the kind with the coppper and nickel leads. I know it's definitely thick enough but can it be too heavy? Any help is much appreciated.:)
Thanks that puts me more at ease.:) It works fine with automotive bulbs for testing. If I can I'll try to get a real test fire in before flight.