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Old 06-14-2014, 04:20 PM   #16
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2 Hot Wires from Switch - Previously a Switched Outlet


Eric?
What type of wire are the original wires?

Are they metal? or are they romex?

I don't see bare grounds there.
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Eric,
If the original conductors are bx (metal) and not rx (plastic)
you gotta switch that 2 gang plastic box to a metal box
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Sorry, The grounds are behind the box. I am going to remove the box and bring the grounds inside of the box and tie them all together. The original box was not metal box. It was plastic.

The original wires are copper.
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Thanks for everyone's help. I re-wired it by capping off the single black hot wire and then pigtailed the other black hot wires.

Up and running.

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