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Receptacle ratings 15-20 #9085
04/16/02 08:26 PM
04/16/02 08:26 PM
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Electricmanscott  Offline OP
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May have been covered before but... An inspector told me today that a 15 amp duplex receptacle is not allowed on a 20 amp dedicated circuit. From what I read in the book this would be allowed 210.21(b)(1), (3)because this is not a "single receptacle" as defined by the NEC. He didn't push the issue and signed off on the job but for future reference I would like to hear other opinions.

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Re: Receptacle ratings 15-20 #9086
04/16/02 08:49 PM
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You're right.


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