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  1. General Electrical Discussion
    Hello all, I'm an artist making LED & porcelain light fixtures. I just got my first order and have to figure out the wiring for installing it in a home. I found a tiny dimmable driver that's small enough to fit inside a ceiling j-box, which is great. But I have a few questions: Do you see any...
  2. Canadian Electrical Forum
    Hello all, I am new to this forum and had a question about installing a new panel. The previous owner had installed an Aluminum 3/0 2 AWG cable from main panel to the garage. I would like to install a 100 amp panel in my garage to add additional circuits for my house to install near my garage...
  3. NEC Code Forum
    Hi, I was planning to connect two 4 inch junction boxes together using a box-box connector. One box will be having a low voltage connections between power pack and a controller. Another box will have high voltage wire connections. Please let me know how I should do the grounding of these...
  4. Linework
    I would like to make better use of a 20 amp line from the panel that already has only two outlets: adding the below: 1: outlet/switch box next 2: to first ceiling light next 3: to second ceiling light next 4: to second switch this is a cellar circuit which is why I would...
  5. NEC Code Forum
    Hello guys....officially my first question here. I just got into an argument with a general contractor. He said the 2017 NEC says jboxes cannot go in a crawl space. Anyone know if this is true? Can anyone reference the yes or no answer.... Thanks any help appreciated.
  6. Canadian Electrical Forum
    We have a requirement to find a "2-stage" junction box, meaning the first section of the junction box is flush mounted in formwork and cast inside the barrier of a bridge. The second section is essentially an extension to the JB to bring it outside of the barrier and allow for a conduit entry...
  7. NEC Code Forum
    Hi, When splicing three 240V branches of #12AWG wire through a junction box, should all the ground wires (6 total) be combined? Because each branch of this cable requires its own 20amp breaker, I will not be combining them until they reach a subpanel combiner box. If they are not...
  8. Canadian Electrical Forum
    Hello I have to cut a #2, 4 wire, SOOW cable in order to facilitate a repair to a section of floating dock. The dock consists 30" steel tubes with a framework for supporting 2x6 decking. The cable can not be removed do to it's overall length.(250'). The top of the tube floats about...
  9. NEC Code Forum
    Hello, I have Type Mc cable stubbed out of a block Column. My inspector is telling me that I must have a junction Box mounted to the studs, however we have been stubbing cables outside if walls For lighting for years now. Can someone please tell me where I can find this in the code as my...
  10. General Electrical Discussion
    All, I am trying to understand the differences in gang boxes used in: -China -UK -USA -India I am also interested in purchasing a "sample pack" worth of gang boxes. I would like a variety from each country. If anyone can point me towards an article discussing the details of what is used in...
  11. General Electrical Discussion
    I'm trying to add another receptacle in the adjacent room, for a TV above the fireplace. (FYI: I can get behind the walls there is a avoid behind the fireplace) I have any outlet in my bedroom that has two wires coming in (one hot and one for the downstream receptacle (or it ties into a light...
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