12:30PM | 03/07/04
Member Since: 03/06/04
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I'm in the process of remodeling a bathroom and the whirlpool tub requires two 15amp GFCI circuits - 1 each for the pump and heater. Should I run two lengths of 12/2 grounded or will a single run of 12/3 grounded (two hot, one return and one ground) allow me to service both outlets?


05:33AM | 03/08/04
Member Since: 02/21/04
138 lifetime posts
What are you protecting the circuits with, a regular circuit breaker in the panel and a GFCI protection device at the whirlpool? You would have to use a double pole GFCI breaker if you were going that route, very expensive. I would suggest running 2 cables.

Did you remember to feed your bathroom receptacle with a 20 amp. GFCI circuit also?


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