Wiring a 4 in. Octagon Box

How many #12 wires does the NEC allow in a standard 4 in octagon box?

By Ken from Keokuk, IA

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February 13, 20110 found this helpful

You'd have to say how deep it is, because the depths aren't standard.. But the ground counts as one wire. It is in the NEC book, probably under capacity.

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