junction box ground question


Old 11-02-17, 08:21 AM
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junction box ground question

I have a junction box with six 14/2 runs coming in. What do I do with the grounds? Do splice them all together and pigtail to a ground screw? Because that would be a splice of seven wires which seems like a lot. This is not a new addition so I can not leave a long wire at the end and use a green wire nut. Do all of the grounds have to be splice together or can they be separated and have two pigtails to the same ground screw?
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Old 11-02-17, 08:49 AM
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Either of your suggestions is ok.
Old 11-02-17, 08:58 AM
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Only one wire per screw head. You cannot have two wires under the same screw. You can jumper two smaller groups together and then to the screw.

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