Last Activity:06-30-2012 8:07 PM
Posted in thread: Dishwasher Power Cord on 06-30-2012 at 08:07 PM
I need to make a dishwasher power cord.New DW specs:12a/1450wMin 14g 167ºfCurrent house
wiring:dedicated 20a circuit [12g]15a split receptacle [w/disposal]Q: Can I use ±6' of SJOOW
[300v] & add a 15a ...
Posted in thread: Adding new receptacle and switch on 02-06-2012 at 07:31 PM
I am getting hammered on other forums for not using pigtails. It's pigtails, or you are a
hack!Can any pros out there explain all the pros and cons. Is it easier, faster, cheaper, or is
it truly the o...
Posted in thread: Adding new receptacle and switch on 02-06-2012 at 02:31 PM
The last drawing is correct except for one thing. You are not permitted to put two wires under
one screw so you will need to pigtail the green at the receptacle. You could leave the green
extra long a...
Posted in thread: Adding new receptacle and switch on 02-05-2012 at 03:24 PM
Now I'm more confused. I thought that a drawing would help visualize my setup. Here is another
drawing.Notes:* Existing Romex is approximately 2' from Box 3, and once cut there will not be
Posted in thread: Adding new receptacle and switch on 02-04-2012 at 06:42 PM
Hello, I would appreciate any pro electricians to check my proposed wiring.I need to add a new
receptacle and switch to my AV closet by tapping into an existing circuit.The receptacle will
be to power...