Code Q&A: Multiple Branch Circuits

NEC requirements for multiple branch circuits

Q. What is the Code rule that applies if two or more branch circuits supply devices or equipment on the same yoke?

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A.  If two or more branch circuits supply devices or equipment on the same yoke, a means to disconnect simultaneously all ungrounded conductors that supply those devices or equipment is required at the point where the branch circuit originates [210.7].

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