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Single Phase sharing a neatral #165341
06/25/07 10:11 PM
06/25/07 10:11 PM
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Can you always share a neutral with two single phase circuits?

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Re: Single Phase sharing a neatral [Re: Cinner] #165351
06/26/07 04:46 AM
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NO.

Re: Single Phase sharing a neatral [Re: Cinner] #165358
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to expand on the NO, some cases where you would not share a neutral are ground fault home run circuits, arc fault home run circuits, and if your two circuits were both L1 or both L2.


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