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Older homes often have two-pronged outlets that need to be replaced with a Ground ... Do I splice ground wires together when splicing electrical outlet wires?

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Jun 9, 2013 ... How to ground an old style electrical outlet box. ... Joe will show you how an old style electrical receptacle box is or can be grounded, if you thought you couldn't just ..... What To Do With Electrical Grounding in A 1950s Home?

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Upgrade your outdated receptacles without the expense of rewiring. ... have the ground wires that protect people and electrical devices in case of a fault. ... of wiring commonly found in old houses—generally are grounded; the cable's flexible ...

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Older wiring didn't have the ground.. as the years went by, standards changed ... Some homes without the ground wire, may be wired with BX or armored cable. ... trip when there is not the same amount of current flowing in both electrical lines.

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Oct 8, 2008 ... We are looking to buy an older house that has been generally renovated, but lacks electrical grounding. To bring it up to code, every outlet in ...

www.powerhousetv.com/Energy-EfficientLiving/Safety/028296

If your electrical system is original to your pre-1940s house, you might have what's ... However, many older homes have ungrounded outlets - only two slots ...

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Apr 18, 2009 ... ... old houses in the Twin Cities is ungrounded three prong outlets. ... The third prong on an outlet is commonly referred to as 'the ground', and it ... ungrounded three-prong outlet is to establish a continuous electrical path back ...

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Aug 25, 2007 ... Many ungrounded outlets have been installed in the older homes, but ... the National Electrical Code, when the outlet is protected by a Ground ...

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What are your options when working with old 2-wire wiring devices? The NEC requires you to install grounding-type receptacles on 15A and 20A branch circuits. ... data accumulated by the American Society of Home Inspectors) published in ...