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ground fault receptacles #48924
02/23/05 11:17 AM
02/23/05 11:17 AM
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RichardTatem  Offline OP
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do all receptacles in a unfinished basement have to be ground faulted?

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Re: ground fault receptacles #48925
02/23/05 11:32 AM
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No, single receptacles for specific uses, say a sump pump or washing machine, would not require GFCI protection.


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Re: ground fault receptacles #48926
02/23/05 11:35 AM
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or a duplex for two dedicated appliances.

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Re: ground fault receptacles #48927
02/23/05 06:25 PM
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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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