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Combine 120v receptacle and cabelvision #59056
11/26/05 01:52 AM
11/26/05 01:52 AM
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Cinner  Offline OP
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Can you combine a 120v receptacle with a cablevision F-connector jack in a 2-gang box? Will the 120v circuit cause interferance with the cablevision?

Any help would be appreciated.

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Re: Combine 120v receptacle and cabelvision #59057
11/26/05 02:00 AM
11/26/05 02:00 AM
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In Canada, it can be done, however there must be a partition to separate the high and low volatage.

Re: Combine 120v receptacle and cabelvision #59058
11/26/05 02:02 AM
11/26/05 02:02 AM
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thanks... I am in Canada...I just wasn't sure if it could be done...I have seen tel and cablevision combined.

Re: Combine 120v receptacle and cabelvision #59059
11/26/05 02:37 AM
11/26/05 02:37 AM
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Arlington makes a combo box. It has two separate compartments but takes the regular double cover.


Greg Fretwell
Re: Combine 120v receptacle and cabelvision #59060
11/26/05 01:25 PM
11/26/05 01:25 PM
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Iberville also makes a combo box.. used alot by guys installing gas fireplaces.
http://www.tnb-canada.com/en/catalogues/online/comresconstruction/pdf/c1/boxes_04_eng .pdf

Or Iberville also makes partitions for their boxes http://www.tnb-canada.com/en/catalogues/online/comresconstruction/pdf/c1/boxes_01_eng.pdf


Also.. you could just use a single gang box and an LV plate
http://www.rack-a-tiers.com/pro_level_jack.htm#level_jack



[This message has been edited by distributor x (edited 11-26-2005).]

Re: Combine 120v receptacle and cabelvision #59061
11/26/05 01:33 PM
11/26/05 01:33 PM
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It is allowed by 820.52(A)1(c)exception #1, and simularly for phone and data by 800.52(A)1(c)exception #1.

Simular to what is shown in the top right coner of this catalog http://www.carlon.com/Brochures/Master_Catalog.pdf

For metal boxes youre limited to the use of a extra capacity box with a divder card.

Will it cause interferance, not really, nothing noticable anyway.


Mark Heller
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