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Old 02-25-2010, 10:16 AM   #1
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splice in electrical box


I am changing a fuse box over to a breaker box (secondary unit so I a master disconnect in the primary panel) And some of the wires are not long enough to reach the breakers. I need to splice a small piece in and don't know if it is code to do the splice directly in the box or if I need to put a juntion box in the attick and do the splice there. Anyone out there know the proper way?

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Old 02-25-2010, 10:22 AM   #2
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I believe you are allowed to do the splice right in the panel.

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You can make splices in panels.
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