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

Ad

Answers

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.

ReplyWas this helpful?Helpful? Yes

Add your voice! Click below to comment. ThriftyFun is powered by your wisdom!

Related
Categories
Home and Garden Home Improvement Lighting and ElectricFebruary 11, 2011
Guides
Squirrel Chewing
Squirrels Chewing on Car Wiring
Cat in Litter Box
Cat Not Using the Litter Box
Buying Octagon Soap
Buying Octagon Soap
A trunk for putting congratulations card into at a wedding.
Making a Card Box for Your Wedding
More
🎄
Christmas Ideas!
Facebook
Pinterest
YouTube
Contests!
Newsletters
Ask a Question
Share a Post
You are viewing the desktop version of this page: View Mobile Site
© 1997-2016 by Cumuli, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Published by . Page generated on November 24, 2016 at 7:28:29 AM on 10.0.0.45 in 2 seconds. Use of this web site constitutes acceptance of ThriftyFun's Disclaimer and Privacy Policy. If you have any problems or suggestions feel free to Contact Us.
Loading Something Awesome!