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Old 10-11-2015, 12:10 PM   #1
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Extend wire from fixture to box


Long story short I have a wiring box that is 20" off centre to the vanity, thus, I not only need to install a 40" wide fixture, but I also have an issue where the wires that come with the fixture will not reach the box. Can I splice in the box and then splice behind the fixture so it reaches?
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All the splices must be in an approved box.
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And those boxes must be accessible. Don't bury a box behind a finished wall.
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Ok so I can put another box behind the centre of the fixture, ensure the splices occur only in each.

They are both accessible; they are simply behind the fixture backing (I am not drywalling them in)
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