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Staples, stackers, zipties? | DIY Home Improvement Forum- box of romex staples ,Aug 16, 2011·Joined Nov 24, 2007. ·. 9,428 Posts. #7 · Aug 16, 2011. I have used one staple to hold down two Romex cables and used a zip tie to stack one or two more on top. The cables need to be at least 1-1/4 inches in from the stud edge faces. (Completely, not on centers)wire staples | Mike Holt's ForumJul 06, 2010·Jul 5, 2010. #14. If the inspector is picking on the NM staples one of four things has occurred. 1) the installer has massacred the wire with the staple. 2) there is way to many wires under one staple. 3) there is not enough staples on a cable run. 4) the inspector is a complete F----'n idiot.



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Staples, stackers, zipties? | DIY Home Improvement Forum

Aug 16, 2011·Joined Nov 24, 2007. ·. 9,428 Posts. #7 · Aug 16, 2011. I have used one staple to hold down two Romex cables and used a zip tie to stack one or two more on top. The cables need to be at least 1-1/4 inches in from the stud edge faces. (Completely, not on centers)

Romex staple UL listing | Mike Holt's Forum

Jan 13, 2012·Electronologist. Jan 11, 2012. #5. Dottie makes staples for romex and BX cable. RX series that is 1/2" is for NM cable and BX series is 9/16" is for NM cable and BX cable. On a residential project that was wired with MC cable, the local inspectors asked to see the listing of the staples …

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Nm staples | Mike Holt's Forum

Mar 30, 2015·Mar 27, 2015. #1. Some manufacturers specify the number of NM cables that can be placed under their product.most all I have seen states (2) 14/2 (2) 12/2. I recently found a brand that only says'"for securing 14/2 14/3 and 12/2 NM cables". Some time back I had a rough in turned down because I had 3 cables under 1 staple.

Staples and Romex - DoItYourself Community Forums

Oct 08, 2015·Nailing staples upside down sucks. My goggles get fogged and when I take them offf I keep getting dirt in my eyes. If I leave them on I can't see what I'm doing. That leads me to my two questions: 1) Can I use brackets on screws to secure the romex instead of staples? 2) I drove a staple through a piece of romex.

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Jul 03, 2001·Stapling Romex, safety & NEC code. Just how tight should Romex NM be stapled? I’m a homeowner in the middle of a major remodel. The electricians have just blown in, and I’m noticing that the Romex cable has been stapled extremely tight on the studs. The NEC code (336-15) directs that the staple not “damage” the sheathing (how the heck ...

stacking runs of romex | Mike Holt's Forum

Feb 28, 2007·Feb 28, 2007. #15. I have been called for more then 1 romex under a slandered staple 1/2 by 11/8". If you read the GB bow it does state 2 conductors well there are 2 conductors in a 12-2 or 14-2 romex. The inspector made us get GB ms-XL staples witch are 1/2 by 1 3/4". They allow 2 to 4 CABLES not conductors.

Stapling Romex ? | Electrician Talk

Jul 01, 2017·Nonmetallic-sheathed cable shall be supported and secured by staples, cable ties, straps, hangers, or similar fittings designed and installed so as not to damage the cable, at intervals not exceeding 1.4 m (4 1/ 2 ft) and within 300 mm (12 in. or 8" using 314.17(C) Ex. if meets allowance) of every outlet box, junction box, cabinet, or fitting ...

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If you are running Romex through drilled holes in floor joists or running it along the sides of floor joists and beams - the interval is every 4-1/2'. If you are entering an outlet box where the cable is held in the box by a connector or internal cable clamp, it must be fastened within 12" of the box.

Romex Staple Gun | Mike Holt's Forum

Jan 12, 2011·But, I wouldn't use it to staple all the wire to studs in a house - too cumbersome and the staples are expensive by comparison to std. staples. Since Powerfast tanked I drove directly to Arrow in Saddle Brook, NJ and bought the T-75 (they just happened to have a refurbished one for $30.00) and 3 boxes of staples. Works great.

Staples, stackers, zipties? | DIY Home Improvement Forum

Aug 16, 2011·Joined Nov 24, 2007. ·. 9,428 Posts. #7 · Aug 16, 2011. I have used one staple to hold down two Romex cables and used a zip tie to stack one or two more on top. The cables need to be at least 1-1/4 inches in from the stud edge faces. (Completely, not on centers)

Staple sizes for Romex? | DIY Home Improvement Forum

May 28, 2011·At the local big box store, they had staples that were too big or too small, and nothing just right (call me Goldilocks!). I'll be running the following NM-B wire sizes (with ground) for my renovation project: 14/3, 14/2, 12/2, 10/3, 8/3, 6/3 I have 1/2" insulated staples that are supposed to work with 14/2, 12/2, and 10/2.

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Price. Order #. PO #. 1/2" Romex Staples (Box of 100) 625-183 1/2" Romex Staples (Box of 100) -. +. $2.31 each. ADD TO CART.

1/2 in. Romex Metal Staples (500-Pack) - The Home Depot

1-pack contains 500 staples. Secures #14-3, #12-3 or #10-3 Romex cables and other NM cables. Install by placing the staple over the Romex brand type NM cable. See …

Nm staples | Mike Holt's Forum

Mar 30, 2015·Mar 27, 2015. #1. Some manufacturers specify the number of NM cables that can be placed under their product.most all I have seen states (2) 14/2 (2) 12/2. I recently found a brand that only says'"for securing 14/2 14/3 and 12/2 NM cables". Some time back I had a rough in turned down because I had 3 cables under 1 staple.

Staples and Romex - DoItYourself Community Forums

Oct 08, 2015·Nailing staples upside down sucks. My goggles get fogged and when I take them offf I keep getting dirt in my eyes. If I leave them on I can't see what I'm doing. That leads me to my two questions: 1) Can I use brackets on screws to secure the romex instead of staples? 2) I drove a staple through a piece of romex.

Stapling Romex ? | Electrician Talk

Jul 01, 2017·Nonmetallic-sheathed cable shall be supported and secured by staples, cable ties, straps, hangers, or similar fittings designed and installed so as not to damage the cable, at intervals not exceeding 1.4 m (4 1/ 2 ft) and within 300 mm (12 in. or 8" using 314.17(C) Ex. if meets allowance) of every outlet box, junction box, cabinet, or fitting ...

Romex Staples | Mike Holt's Forum

Feb 09, 2020·Romex Staples. Thread starter infinity; Start date Feb 9, 2020; infinity Moderator. Staff member. Location New Jersey Occupation Journeyman Electrician Feb 9, 2020 #1 Just wondering what type/brand NM cable staples everyone is using these days. I recently used some that I could not drive into the wood of a 22 year old house without them ...

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Romex staples | Electrician Talk

Apr 13, 2011·Finally, Viking is introducing a line of plastic “stacking staples” this fall. These will be designed to hold 1-2 or 3 cables and will be color coded for 10, 12 and 14 cable. They will be more expensive than steel staples but they should address this issue in problem areas.

How to Fasten Romex NM Wire in Plastic Electrical Boxes

Apr 27, 2020·Basics of Plastic Electrical Box Holders . Securing electric cable in the box is good practice and it makes for a safer installation. However, you do not need to secure the NM or Romex wire inside the plastic box. The idea is that you staple on a solid surface (the stud) 8 inches or nearer to the outside of the box.

Romex staple UL listing | Mike Holt's Forum

Jan 13, 2012·Electronologist. Jan 11, 2012. #5. Dottie makes staples for romex and BX cable. RX series that is 1/2" is for NM cable and BX series is 9/16" is for NM cable and BX cable. On a residential project that was wired with MC cable, the local inspectors asked to see the listing of the staples …

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Gardner Bender 200-Pack 1/2-in Metal Insulated Cable Staple. Insulated metal staples secure a large variety of cable types including: NM, BX, MC, AC and UF cables. These staples offer a durable polyethylene insulating sheath to prevent arc faults if the staple is over-driven through a cable jacket.

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