adding a light switch to GFI protected circuit

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  1. Spook

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    Gan a switch for overhead lighting be added to a GFI protected circuit without popping the GFI everytime you throw the switch?
     
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    Sure. I have a GFI outlet out on my back patio, and it supplies power from its "load" connections -- "line" is for power in and "load" is for power out -- to the yard-light switch mounted in a box just above it.
     
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  4. Spook

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    Thanx

    I have a GFI outlet out on my back patio, and it supplies power from its "load" connections -- "line" is for power in and "load" is for power out -- to the yard-light switch mounted in a box just above it.[/QUOTE]

    THANX
     
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