Needs to be "accessible" Removeable panel makes it accessible. It
DOES need to be in an approved enclosure (box) - no live capped off
cables terminating in open air. So forget the wire-nuts and just
stich a receptacle on it.
On Thu, 25 Oct 2012 22:09:21 -0400, email@example.com wrote:
Screw an outlet strip w/ surge protector and circuit breaker down to
the bottom of the center box before attaching the back, then route its
pigtail out one of the bottom vent holes. Piece o' cake.
The ultimate result of shielding men from folly
is to fill the world with fools.
-- Herbert Spencer
As I said it is above the fireplace, too high to have to bend over. ;-)
As I remember there was a big discussion on this group(?) about closing
in plugs a few months ago, and I was just checking if there had been any
changes. As I understood from a practical point of view there was no
problem, but there may be a problem with local regulations.
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