Kitchen Wiring 101---Help Please

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Old 06-17-14, 04:19 PM
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One last question, are there any specific outlets I should get for the oven,microwave, and fridge. Right now I just have a regular single outlet. Should I get gfi? or will these suffice?

Very last question. Why are some outlets upside down? Is it better to do it that? Do they hold the plug better?

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Old 06-17-14, 04:54 PM
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Why are some outlets upside down? Is it better to do it that? Do they hold the plug better?
Read Ray's post #38 again.

are there any specific outlets I should get for the oven,microwave, and fridge. Right now I just have a regular single outlet. Should I get gfi? or will these suffice?
I would use duplex 15 amp receptacles. If they are along the countertop they'll need to be GFCI protected. If you have an application for a simplex or single receptacle on a dedicated circuit, the amperage must match the amperage of the breaker.
 
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