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Old January 9th 19, 07:02 PM posted to alt.home.repair
Mark Lloyd[_12_] Mark Lloyd[_12_] is offline
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Default Electrical Outlets Upside Down? Code?

On 1/9/19 7:37 AM, trader_4 wrote:

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It's rather odd that if that was the intent, that 99% are installed
with the ground prong down in the USA and passed inspection. That's
my survey from traveling widely in the USA, it's rare to find one
with the ground prong up. Why are almost all electricians doing
it wrong?


I find ground up in most hospitals and medical facilities (except older
ones).

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