wiring double switch with an outlet

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Old 05-13-01, 04:53 PM
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We have been tring to wire a double switch and an outlet with one incoming power source. We can get the outlet "hot" but the switches will not work right. One of the switches is going to a light and the other is going to go to a
New garbage disposal. We want the outlet to be "hot" constantly.
 
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Old 05-13-01, 05:02 PM
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is one switch to be used for the disposal receptacle?
 
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Old 05-13-01, 08:03 PM
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You have to use two pigtails on the incoming hot, one pigtail for each switch. You can use a third pigtail for the outlet. Basically, you need to make sure the incoming hot is attached directly to both switches and the outlet.
 
 

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