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The simple solution (unless you drag it to other places with different receptacles) is to put the appropriate 4-prong plug on the cord, with the neutral prong of the plug not connected. Another option is to add a box next to your box with the 4-prong receptacle and install the correct 3 prong receptacle in it. If you plug in and operate two things at once ...


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Assuming the amps you state are accurate, that should be fine... almost. You will have 15A load on one pole and 12A load on the other. Despite totaling 15A, you will need a 20A circuit, breaker and wire. That is because you are only allowed to plan to load circuits to 80% with some exception. 80% of 20A is 16A, which is fine. You will need 4-wire hot-hot-...


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