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Old 11-27-2012, 08:25 PM   #31
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15 amp vs 20 amp


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If i have a 12/2 20 amp in kitchen w gfi at 1st outlet is it ok to mix a 15 on the ones after the gfi?

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Old 11-27-2012, 08:28 PM   #32
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If i have a 12/2 20 amp in kitchen w gfi at 1st outlet is it ok to mix a 15 on the ones after the gfi?
No, will have to be a 20 amp T-slot plug or GFI
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No, will have to be a 20 amp T-slot plug or GFI
Not in the states!
He dosn't even have to use a 20 amp receptacle.
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Not in the states!
He dosn't even have to use a 20 amp receptacle.
I stand corrected, thanks Jbfan, I'll get the NEC one day lol

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