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Planning Electrical Circuit Wiring

By Dave Rongey - Summary:

How to Plan Electrical Circuit Wiring – In a case like this, the first thing I would do is take a voltage check on the cable that you spliced into to see if it does in fact have the power that is needed for the project.

Understanding Electrical Circuit Wiring

Electrical Question: I have spliced my current old 2 wire cable and connected a 3 wire cable as the extension.

Dave’s Reply:
Thanks for your electrical wiring question Christopher.
Background: Christopher, a Homeowner from Mansfield Ohio

Splicing Electrical Wires

Skill Level: Intermediate to Advanced.
Tools Required: Basic Electricians Pouch Hand Tools and Voltage Tester.
Estimated Time: Depends on personal level experience and ability to work with tools.
Precaution: Identify the circuit, turn it OFF and  Tag it with a Note before working with the wiring.

How to Plan Electrical Circuit Wiring

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