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I need more outlets in my older condo and want to take the electric base heaters out and use that system to make outlets. Can I convert one of the hot wires to a neutral wire? If so how do I go about making the circuit work?
 

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Umm ... what will you do for heat once the baseboard units are gone?
 

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If the 240 volt baseboard heaters are wired with cable where the white wire has been remarked as a hot using black tape, you could remove the tape at both ends, move the white wire to the neutral bar and connect the black to a single pole breaker. That would give you 120 volts but no heat.
 
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