But they do take up space. "Spec Grade" receptacles with the
screw-tightened back wire ports are your friends.
going off on a tangent, does anyone make "spec grade" Decora style
receps in the 15A flavor? Only ones I've seen are 20A, which is nice
for the kitchen, laundry, etc. but that doesn't help elsewhere...
Left to my own devices (heh) I would have just bought spec grade regular
stuff in plain old ivory, but the home decor dept. has mandated white
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That's what I use too. They have the little metal crimp widgets that
look like a small barrel. I leave one ground a lot longer, twist them
all together, slide the crimp barrel thing over them and crimp.
You can't put them on the same screw, you can attach both wires to the box,
then use a self grounding outlet, or you can splice the two wires together,
using an approved method, then attach one to the receptacle. You can not
just twist the two wires together, cut one short and attach it to the
outlet, some mechanical means must be used to maintain continuity between
the ground wires
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