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The current garbage disposal is hardwired , I am replacing it with new one which comes with cord . can u use cord connector (Straight blade connector) Here is the image of plug i want to use

is it ok to use this setup ans be under building codes ?enter image description hereenter image description here

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    What are you trying to put the cord cap (that's what the thing in your picture is called) on? Why can't you whack a box, single receptacle, and faceplate in instead? – ThreePhaseEel Sep 18 at 0:13
  • The plug of garbage disposal will connect to cordcap .I can add receptacle, But this seem easy and cost effective to do without much tools plus receptacle should be surface mount which costs more. Plus I may have to use gfci I guess due to proximity to water source. – Shivakiran Neelagiri Sep 18 at 0:36
  • Really there doesn't seem to be any conventional way to use that cord connector for the job you are describing. If you are connecting to an energized wire with exposed "male" prongs (like a cord cap), well... we call that a widow-maker. – Jimmy Fix-it Sep 18 at 0:37
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    @ShivakiranNeelagiri -- that cordcap needs to be connected to a cable of somesort, or else your garbage disposal will sit there doing nothing :P – ThreePhaseEel Sep 18 at 0:41
  • Apologies for not being clear. Added pic . Please advise – Shivakiran Neelagiri Sep 18 at 1:00

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