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How to Wire Multiple Circuits in a Junction Box

Can more than one circuit be run through a single junction box? Junction Box Wiring and Multiple Circuits.


Junction Box Wiring
Electrical Question: Can more than one circuit be run through a single junction box?

Thanks for your advise.
Larry

This electrical wiring question came from Larry, in Nokomis, Florida.

Dave’s Reply:
Thanks for your electrical wiring question Larry.

Wiring Multiple Circuits

Application: Electrical Circuit Wiring.
Skill Level: Intermediate to Advanced – Best installed by a Licensed Electrical Contractor or Certified Electrician.
Tools Required: Electricians Pouch of Hand Tools for Rough-In Wiring, Electric Drill and Auger Bits and Extension Cord.
Estimated Time: Depends on the extent of the project, the type of construction and available access to the project area.
Precaution: Any existing wiring in the immediate area that may interfere with the installation should be identified and turned OFF and Tagged.
Notice: Installing additional electrical wiring should be done according to local and national electrical codes with a permit and be inspected.

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