DIY Home Improvement Forum banner

10 Ground Wire In 4 Gang Box Crimp Question

880 Views 22 Replies 13 Participants Last post by  seharper
Good morning all,

I have a 4 gang box plastic and a need to connect 10, 14 awg ground wires. Red wire nuts are max 6, 14 awg wires and if I understand correctly for CA code each device has to have its own ground so I cant daisy chain ground from switch 1 to switch 4 then to main ground branch?

Whats ideal way to connect the grounds together? Can / Should I use a greenie and terminate all 6 romex wires together with 1 longer wire to then wire nut / join 4 pigtails from the switches?

Devices / wires:
1) power in 14/2
2) outside lights 14/2
3) front porch 14/2
4) entry light 14/2
5) 3 way 14/3 out to 2nd switch
6) power out 14/2

Forgive the sloppy art, trying to plan the termination for rough-in inspection before I start.
Schematic Rectangle Font Parallel Floor plan


Thought it best create a new post but link to old post with some relevant info 4 Gang Box Wiring / Crimping Question
21 - 23 of 23 Posts

· Registered
Joined
·
7,766 Posts
If you can get a UL Listed version of one of those, that'd be great. I know they make Push connectors as many as 8 spaces.

Wait. Did you say GROUNDS?

You know, you could just buy an accessory ground bar intended for a service panel. They're like $6. Some of them are even listed for 2 grounds per hole.
 
21 - 23 of 23 Posts
Top