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Thanks for your sharing your electrical wiring project Wil.

How to Wire a Wall Outlet

How to Wire a Outlet

This electrical wiring project is about How to Wire a Wall Outlet in the Hallway of a Home.
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Wall Outlet Wiring Example

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Example of Outlet Wiring when there are more than one cable from the electrical circuit

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