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Old 03-07-2012, 10:29 AM  
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The box is grounded and when the plug is screwed to the box the plug is grounded to the box, Not as good as a pigtail but that is why you're read that a ground is there.


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I still can't find what breaker that shuts the outlets off. Can I short to wires to trip the breaker so I have to keep running to and from the basement?
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Plug in a radio real load and go the basement. Run an extention cord with a light.
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