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georgeb

07:47AM | 01/18/00
Member Since: 01/16/00
3 lifetime posts
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What I am seeing is a single wire coming off a 20AMP circuit breaker that is then capped with two wires(branch circuits) going to different locations. I have never had a problem but I am selling my house and an inspector raised the issue. Is this a real problem?

BobF

03:30AM | 01/19/00
Member Since: 10/19/98
223 lifetime posts
That's not a pigtail. That is just a splice. Technically, the splice should be in a junction box, not exposed. Then if something should happen, the fire is contained in the box.
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