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Is it OK to wire a single switch to multiple lights like this?

Is it OK to wire a single switch to multiple lights like this?

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Old 06-18-17, 08:42 AM
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Is it OK to wire a single switch to multiple lights like this?

I am used to wiring multiple lights from a single switch in series like this:
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I have a situation where i need to have several lights back to a single junction box like this. Is it OK?
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Old 06-18-17, 08:50 AM
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In fact, the actual thing I need to do looks more like this.
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Old 06-18-17, 09:45 AM
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So long as the junction box remains accessible that is okay.
 
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Old 06-18-17, 10:48 AM
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The junction box needs enough capacity for all the conductors it needs to contain .
 
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Thank you guys. I was pretty sure I was OK. Just wanted to be sure by asking the experts.
 
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