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Old 11-13-2012, 06:35 PM   #16
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Too many wires in an octogon light box!


I have a 2+1/8" Octagon Box and I added a 1.5" extension. How many wires max can I use excluding grounds and pigtails in this configuration.

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Old 11-14-2012, 06:33 AM   #17
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Too many wires in an octogon light box!


Might try these kind of wire connectors:
http://www.idealindustries.com/prodD...v=0&l1=push-in
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Old 11-14-2012, 09:40 AM   #18
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Too many wires in an octogon light box!


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Had no idea, figured they had a smart purpose but could not put my finger on it. Installed nicely and works well. Bought two in case I need one somewhere else.
ya that is realy nice

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