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Posted in thread: Need a wiring diagram for this one on 08-11-2013 at 11:16 AM
Get a deep box for switch location. Switch lights. Bring separate feeder over to GFCI and avoid
extra wiring.Wiring:12-2 hot into switch box. Grounds together with pigtail for switch. Blacks
Posted in thread: Moving a Breaker Panel on 08-10-2013 at 08:37 AM
Unless the circuits all go down under the house or up into an attic. Then they can move the
junction box down or up. But the feeders are the issue. If they are short and have to be
extended the job go...
Posted in thread: Moving a Breaker Panel on 08-09-2013 at 11:17 PM
How many breakers? What size breakers? What voltage breakers? Which way do your feeders come
from?Which way do your circuits go?Hopefully everything comes from under or over the new
Posted in thread: Garage Sub Panel on 08-09-2013 at 11:11 PM
are you saying that the wires are tying in before the meter? Because that would be a bootleg
system and be very careful with it.how do the two wires attach before the main service?
Posted in thread: ? about Electrical wiring through Joists on 06-14-2013 at 11:35 PM
Post photos please. Are you talking about a single #12 conductor or a #12 nm/romex cable? Is it
just one wire you need to re-run? Where do you think it comes from? Where do you think it goes?
Posted in thread: 15 or 20 amp GFCI receptacle? on 06-12-2013 at 11:02 AM
Thanks, that's correct.
Posted in thread: 15 or 20 amp GFCI receptacle? on 06-11-2013 at 11:35 PM
Wow! So much misinformation. :eek:See my previous reply. A 15A DUPLEX receptacle is TWO 15A
receptacles with a feed-thru of 20A. YES, you CAN plug in two 9A loads into a 15A duplex and it
will be FINE...
Posted in thread: Help with rewiring light fixtures to switches on 06-10-2013 at 10:43 PM
Thanks for posts guys. Yes nealtw, the switches will be in the same box together, but
separately control each light independently. So I can run 14/3 cable from Light Fixture B
(where power source ente...
Posted in thread: 15 or 20 amp GFCI receptacle? on 06-10-2013 at 09:56 PM
What 2 items do you plug in that are 9 amps each?But you're right if you use 18 amps on one
receptacle it had better be a 20 amp receptacle. However, the vast majority of receptacles do
not use 18 amp...
Posted in thread: 15 or 20 amp GFCI receptacle? on 06-10-2013 at 07:30 PM
Woops, didn't realize you are in Canada. I don't know what the rules are in Canada. Probably
slightly different, though.