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Admin21.08.2021

No Ground Wire in Ceiling Light Fixture Junction Box: What to Do?

Rewiring a home is expensive and time-consuming.
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Admin06.07.2021

The Easiest Way to Ground an Outlet

[DF NOTE: I do NOT recommend this obsolete publication, though it was cited in the original Journal article as it contains unsafe inaccuracies]• Should You Change a Two-Prong to a Three-Prong Outlet with No Ground Wire? Remove the metal mounting strap to expose the electrical box the strap accommodates the different sizes of mounting holes for various configurations.
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Admin11.06.2021

Electrical Outlet Ground Wire Connections, How to connect the grounding conductor at an electrical plug outlet or wall receptacle / plug

My helper, working in the same room, plugged in our shop vac to begin some cleanup, connecting the shop vac to a nearby receptacle that had a different hot wire entering it.
Admin11.08.2021

electrical

On 2020-05-27 by Anonymous thank you.
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Admin17.06.2021

Electrical Outlet Ground Wire Connections, How to connect the grounding conductor at an electrical plug outlet or wall receptacle / plug

A non-grounding type receptacle can be replaced with a grounding type receptacle if an equipment grounding conductor is installed and connected to any accessible point on the grounding electrode system.
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Admin28.08.2021

Electrical Outlet Ground Wire Connections, How to connect the grounding conductor at an electrical plug outlet or wall receptacle / plug

DIYers with significant electrical experience attempting this project would have to pick up one white wire and one black wire from a local hardware store, along with the appropriate wire nuts to add the extensions.
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Admin26.07.2021

How Electricians Replace Two

Two-prong outlets have no ground wire, without which the risk of electrocution and appliance damage is substantial.
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Admin20.06.2021

How Electricians Replace Two

Unscrew them and lower the bottom of the fixture to expose the wiring from the ceiling.
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Admin22.07.2021

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Can I simply connect a wire to the screw on the metal box for ground? This is rare in residential homes.
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