What is a Junction Box?
An electrical junction box is an enclosure housing electrical connections. Junction boxes protect the electrical connections from the weather, as well as protect people from accidental electric shocks.
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What are the three types of junction box?
Types of Junction Boxes
- Plastic and Metal Junction Boxes. Source: Pinterest. Metal or plastic materials are used to make the majority of boxes.
- Round Pan Junction Box. Source: Pinterest.
- Octagon and Round Junction Box. Source: Pinterest.
How many wires in a 4×4 junction box?
In general, a junction box that is 4-by-4 inches with a 2 1/8-inch depth can handle up to six cables.
How many amps is a junction box?
The Amp Rating
Generally, most electricians recommend using a 20 amp junction box for lighting circuits and a 30 amp junction on other circuits.