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By Dave Rongey - Summary:

How Many Outlets can be wired to One GFCI – The limitation of the number of outlets that may be wired to or protected by one GFCI outlet will depend on the actual circuit and where it is located and what it will be used for.

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Electrical Wiring Question: How many outlets can be wired from the GFI plug, on the protected side

This electrical question came from: Kevin, from Monroe, Louisiana

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Dave’s Reply:
Thanks for your electrical wiring question Kevin

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How Many Outlets can be wired to One GFCI

The limitation of the number of outlets that may be wired to or protected by one GFCI outlet will depend on the actual circuit and where it is located and what it will be used for. The actual connected load for the circuit and all of the outlets is a factor as well due to the circuit amperage limitations as well as the GFCI limitations.

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