0

I am using 20 amp breaker. My starting point is a 20 amp GFCI outlet.

I have it daisy chained to four 15 amp outlets. Is allowed by code?

1
  • that is assuming the circuit is wired with #12 and not #14 make sure to check the wire size before proceeding. Dec 16 '15 at 0:48
4

Yes, this is specifically allowed by code (NEC).

A 20A general use circuit can supply 15A or 20A receptacles.

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.