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Electrical Question: I’m changing 3 power outlets, the first had one white one black & one ground. not a problem. The second had two black two white two grounds a little tricky. The third one had 3 white & 3 black 3 grounds
I CAN’T FIGURE HOW THE 3 WORK. THE OUTLET HAS 2 SCREWS EACH
SIDE and  ONE GROUND. ONE HOLE on THE BACK each side how do I connect the 3rd wire?
Thanks Sandi

This electrical question came from: Sandra , from San Francisco, California

Dave The Electrician’s Reply:
Thanks for your electrical question Sandra

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Home electrical wiring includes 110 volt outlets and 220 volt outlets and receptacles which are common place in every home. See how wiring electrical outlets for the home are done.

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