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#130595 - 08/06/06 09:32 PM Testing GFI compatability
giddonah Offline

Registered: 06/03/05
Posts: 50
Loc: UT
What circuits don't work with GFI outlets?

I had to run a new cable when I needed one on a multiwire circuit. I guess shared neutrals are out. I recently was asked to add one on a circuit though, that wasn't a shared neutral. How can you test a circuit to see if it'll work with a GFI?

#130596 - 08/12/06 08:13 AM Re: Testing GFI compatability
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Registered: 11/04/05
Posts: 786
Loc: Chicago, Il.
I guess the easiest way to test for compatability would be to use a short GFI extension cord.

#130597 - 08/14/06 12:33 PM Re: Testing GFI compatability
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Thanks joe.


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