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    DIY Senior Member Chad Schloss's Avatar
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    "general purpose circuits are not being observed while I am at work or in bed asleep."

    i would like to see ANY stats on home fires or any problems being caused by using 12ga vs 14ga. i really think that if this was as big of a problem as you propose, there would be a very rapid change in the code, requiring only 14ga wire to be used.

    i really think that you should start lobbying lamp makers and extention cord makers to require OCP in their wire or device. I think you would be a great person to lead that fight. either that, or maybe lobby for 5 and 10a breakers on general purpose circuits.
    Last edited by Chad Schloss; 06-12-2012 at 03:57 PM.

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