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Old 11-13-2023, 10:22 AM   #1
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GFCI outlets on outside

I am going to put a 120VAC outlet on each side of my bus. They will be daisy-chained together on the same circuit. Do I need a GFCI outlet for each location or just the first one in the chain (like an interior circuit)?

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Old 11-13-2023, 10:51 AM   #2
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You can chain them together. You’ll need to make this a water tight installation. Maybe a better solution is to use a GFCI breaker or put the GFCI outlet inside and then go to water tight parts for the outside?
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Old 11-13-2023, 11:30 AM   #3
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Mine are individually done but they don't have to be-that's just for convenience if one is blown.

I also have them just inside the doors, so if I need power outside I just snake an extension out the door.
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gfci, outdoor wire

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