How many conductors thru top plate


Old 01-16-17, 12:26 PM
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How many conductors thru top plate

Hello. Can I put 3 #12's thru a 3/4" hole in top plate. Legally?
Old 01-16-17, 01:51 PM
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I'd use a 1" hole. Center the hole. No code involved as far as I know.
Old 01-17-17, 08:11 AM
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In most places yes. Some inspectors are very picky and will want to see only 2 cables per hole, but that's rare.

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