elctric outlets

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Old 06-30-02, 09:27 AM
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Lightbulb elctric outlets

need to know if i can piggy back outlets ,need to add one back to back and one about 3ft from attaching outlet?
 
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Old 06-30-02, 09:30 AM
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As long as your splice stays in a box, you should be safe. Use wirenuts of course...
 
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Old 06-30-02, 10:31 AM
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jason,was planning on using unused screws to hook additional ires,is this okay?
 
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Old 06-30-02, 10:33 AM
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Yes, it's okay.
 
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jason,was planning on using unused screws to hook additional wires,is this okay?
 
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Old 06-30-02, 10:44 AM
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Yes, it's still okay.
 
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Old 06-30-02, 12:08 PM
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its ok

yep, that is the way to go, it will carry your current across to the other side
 
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Old 06-30-02, 06:19 PM
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thank you guys for your help,have completed additions and worked great.will now move on to replacing all outlets and switches,feel much more comfotable with this thanks to your help.
 
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