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#48924 - 02/23/05 07:17 AM ground fault receptacles
RichardTatem Offline

Registered: 01/18/05
Posts: 13
Loc: quincy,ma,02169
do all receptacles in a unfinished basement have to be ground faulted?

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#48925 - 02/23/05 07:32 AM Re: ground fault receptacles
sparky66wv Offline

Registered: 11/17/00
Posts: 2334
Loc: West Virginia
No, single receptacles for specific uses, say a sump pump or washing machine, would not require GFCI protection.

#48926 - 02/23/05 07:35 AM Re: ground fault receptacles
Dave55 Offline

Registered: 05/08/04
Posts: 666
Loc: Crystal Lake, Illinois, USA
or a duplex for two dedicated appliances.


#48927 - 02/23/05 02:25 PM Re: ground fault receptacles
Tom Offline

Registered: 01/01/01
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Loc: Shinnston, WV USA
Provided they are not readily accessible or are installed in the dedicated space for the appliance & the appliance is not easily moved...

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