What breakers are compatible with GE panel?
In respect to this, are GE and Eaton breakers interchangeable?
Not all of the "so called" interchangeable breakers are U.L. Listed to be interchanged. Not all breakers are interchangeable; there are many many types of breakers including bolt-in breakers. When it comes to plug-in breakers, Square D QO and Cutler-Hammer CH and a few others will not physically fit other panels.
Also Know, which breakers are interchangeable? There is no such thing as an interchangeable circuit breaker. There are however CLASSIFIED breakers that are suitable only for replacement of certain breakers in certain panelboards.
Similarly, will a Murray breaker fit in a GE panel?
Nail-on GE breakers might work too. There are no breakers acceptable for use in a Murray panel. The Murray panel is, in itself, totally unacceptable.
Do circuit breakers need to be the same brand as the panel?
The circuit load will determine the breaker size you need – and you'll need to make sure to get the right brand, as all breakers are not interchangeable. Brand: Always install the correct brand of breakers in your breaker panel. While some breakers are interchangeable, many are not, even if they look the same.