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Q: What gage wire for 240 volt 50 amp 100 feet?

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#6

A #3 copper conductor will do the job.

Might depend on your local codes, but here it is 6 AWG wire. <<>> A #4 copper conductor will limit the voltage drop to 2% or less when supplying 60 amps for 100 feet on a 230 volt system.

A 2/0 aluminum conductor, with an insulation factor of 90 degrees C, when supplying 100 amps for 200 feet on a 240 volt system, will work.

# 6 AWG (american wire gauge)

A 300 MCM aluminum conductor will limit the voltage drop to3% or less when supplying 100 amps for 400 feet on a 240 volt system.

A 250 MCM copper conductor will limit the voltage drop to 3% or less when supplying 100 amps for 300 feet on a 120 volt system.

40-100 or so

See Table NEC 310.16 but #6 copper is safe.

#6 wire stranded

I would run 1/0 gauge.

Service entrance wire size is AWG # 3 copper.

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