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Old 03-18-2011, 01:21 PM   #1
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Does a pull string light mounted to an octogon j-box count any towards box fill?

I've got 2 12awg coming in, 2 12awg going out, 1 for grounds and no clamps. Trying to determine if the light mounted counts as 2 for a device strap.

If it does I need a 2 1/8" deep box, if not I can use the 1 1/2" deep.

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No, it doesn't count.

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I don't count it. It's not the same as a device on a yoke, as it doesn't sit inside the box.
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Is this two 12-2 in and two 12-2 out plus the fixture or is it 12-2 in and 12-2 out?
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Is this two 12-2 in and two 12-2 out plus the fixture or is it 12-2 in and 12-2 out?
It is one 12-2 in plus one 12-2 out plus the fixture.
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