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Old 09-30-2011, 04:38 PM   #1
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I have this light fixture attached I'm putting in the storage area of my basement. I'm running 14-2 cable to it. What do I do with my ground wire as there is no ground screw?
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I have this light fixture attached I'm putting in the storage area of my basement. I'm running 14-2 cable to it. What do I do with my ground wire as there is no ground screw?
Wind it up and push it up into the box. Plastic fixtures don't require a ground. It the ceiling box plastic?

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Wind it up and push it up into the box. Plastic fixtures don't require a ground. It the ceiling box plastic?
Yes, the ceiling box is plastic. I put a wire nut on the end and shoved it inside the box. Thanks for the help.
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Looks like a plastic keyless, no ground required. Coil the ground in the box. Do not do what I have found to often, DON"T CUT THE GROUND OFF!
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