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GFCI Receptacle for Hydro Massage Jetted Tub


By Dave Rongey - Summary:

Does a hydro massage tub require GFCI protection with reset and test buttons? How to Make Sure You Have GFCI Electrical Circuit Protection for a Jacuzzi Tub.

GFCI for a Jacuzzi Tub

Electrical Question: Does a hydro massage tub require GFCI protection with reset and test buttons?

This electrical wiring question came from: Klym, a Homeowner from Okotoks, Canada.
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Dave’s Reply:
Thanks for your electrical wiring question Klym.

Ground Fault Protection for a Jacuzzi Tub

A GFCI device provides ground fault protection and is required at several locations including hot tubs, Jacuzzi tubs and hydro massage tubs. Ground fault protection is provided through GFCI circuit breakers and GFCI receptacle outlets. All GFCI devices have test and reset buttons to ensure they are operating properly and to reset in the case of a fault.

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