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Posted in thread: Need help wiring this 15A 120V GFCI outlet in existing circuit ??? on 09-18-2015 at 08:49 AM
I have a 20A double pole breaker circuit with 12-2 wire ..(total 3 wires including ground) .and
currently only one unit is connected to end of this circuit which is fan baseboard heater. I
want to add...
Posted in thread: Is this a code violation? on 09-18-2015 at 08:14 AM
Hi that's not a bad Idea, do you one I can use 1 20A circuit for 2nd and 3rd floor bathroom?
essentially, the 20A circuits will have 2 GFCI outlets, and nothing else on it.THanksI think
you are asking...
Posted in thread: Is this a code violation? on 09-18-2015 at 07:47 AM
Thanks for the detailed reply Tom. appreciate the helpYour entirely welcome. I'm glad that you
found the information helpful.
Posted in thread: Is this a code violation? on 09-16-2015 at 06:41 AM
If you plan on having roof work done in the near future, keep the wires far enough away so a
nail can't hit them. Running them across the joists is fine, but I wouldn't suggest going
through them.In t...
Posted in thread: Is this a code violation? on 09-16-2015 at 05:50 AM
Thank you Joe,One more quick question, do you think it is ok to have a circuit for each
bedroom? I am planning to run a 15A circuit to each bedroom and a 20A circuit to the bathroom.
I am planning to ...
Posted in thread: Can we use both push in (on back) and side screws of one outlet? on 09-14-2015 at 04:38 PM
I have no idea what others would do with the ground but to comply with code you need a GFCI in
the circuit at the beginning of the run when itís not practical to run all new cable. When I
was doing ne...
Posted in thread: Now I see visible spark when in my power tool...why? on 09-09-2015 at 07:00 AM
Were are you seeing the spark? Is it in the breaker, GFCI receptacle, the tool, or...
Posted in thread: squirels and electricity on 09-05-2015 at 10:04 AM
Purchase a small animal fence charger. Cut the sod away from the ground beneath the tubing.
Install grounding grid copper screening in that area. Connect the grounding terminal of the
fence charger to...
Posted in thread: Can we use both push in (on back) and side screws of one outlet? on 09-03-2015 at 10:55 AM
Thanks for detailed answer. I found a Gfci outlet that I can use...(by the way there is one
gfci outlet close to box in each circuit ) as a new outlet ...and this new outlet is going to
be on exterior...
Posted in thread: Can we use both push in (on back) and side screws of one outlet? on 09-03-2015 at 10:46 AM
Can you use them? Yes you can.Should you use them? NO. Most here will not recommend using the
pushin connections. They are a very common source of bad connections.Also you are not permitted
to extend ...