ECN Electrical Forum - Discussion Forums for Electricians, Inspectors and Related Professionals
ECN Shout Chat
Shout Box
Recent Posts
Inspections and Testing
by gfretwell. 04/20/18 08:44 PM
FEMA height and electrical equiment.,
by HotLine1. 04/20/18 08:49 AM
This anti-theist is priceless!!!
by LongRunner. 04/19/18 04:02 PM
Recall notice: Square D Services Switches
by gfretwell. 04/18/18 01:24 PM
Big Square D service switch Recall
by sparkyinak. 04/18/18 12:30 AM
New in the Gallery:
Housebilding DIY wiring
SE cable question
Who's Online Now
0 registered members (), 7 guests, and 8 spiders.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Previous Gallery
Next Gallery
Print Thread
Rate Thread
Duplex crowfoot outlet with one outlet flipped #190046
11/04/09 03:04 AM
11/04/09 03:04 AM
ausstyleplug1.jpg
Joined: Nov 2002
Posts: 786
Oradell NJ USA
W
wa2ise Offline OP
Member
Duplex crowfoot outlet with one outlet flipped

Originally Posted By: aussie240
"This is reminiscent of the double adapters made in Australia until the 1950's that reversed the live and neutral pins on one outlet." This American one looks to do that, but they actually crisscrossed the connections. I used a continuity checker function of my DVM to check. So both plugs will be correctly wired, assuming the entire device is in fact correctly wired. This one is Hubbell's P-1781
2 Comments
Re: Duplex crowfoot outlet with one outlet flipped [Re: wa2ise] #190116
11/06/09 10:24 PM
11/06/09 10:24 PM
C
ComputerWizKid  Offline
Member
Joined: Sep 2003
Posts: 119
Connecticut, USA
In the USA it would be the ultimate Receptacle! No more ground up/Down Debates grin


Theres always enough room in the junction box.You just need a bigger hammer
Super Rod Cable Installation Tools

Super Rod Cable Rod System
Super Rod Cable Rod System -
Voted
Best Product of the Last 50 Years by members of NICEIC

Re: Duplex crowfoot outlet with one outlet flipped [Re: ComputerWizKid] #190390
11/15/09 01:22 PM
11/15/09 01:22 PM
P
pdh  Offline
Member
Joined: Jan 2005
Posts: 354
And, if you are getting shocked because the hot is on the wrong side of the plug, you can just use the other outlet to cure the problem grin


Featured:

2017 Master Electrician Exam Preparation Combos
2017 NEC Electrician
Exam Prep Combos:
Master / Journeyman

 

Member Spotlight
waymag
waymag
dallas, texas, USA
Posts: 68
Joined: January 2002
Show All Member Profiles 
Top Posters(30 Days)
Popular Topics(Views)
245,862 Are you busy
182,906 Re: Forum
172,737 Need opinion
Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.6.1
(Release build 20180101)
Page Time: 0.023s Queries: 18 (0.005s) Memory: 0.9545 MB (Peak: 1.0972 MB) Zlib enabled. Server Time: 2018-04-21 09:41:57 UTC