Adding Outlets & Double Receptacle Wiring - YouTube Click to view on Bing6:58This is how I added a couple of outlets to my shop. I will show how to wire a double receptacle, This is the main reason I have not insulated or dry walled my shop yet. This type of work shouldAuthor: Mitch DeitrichViews: 298K Wiring Diagrams Double Gang Box - Do-it-yourself-help Included are arrangements for 2 receptacles in one box, a switch and receptacle outlet in the same box, and 2 switches in the same box. Wiring Two Outlets in One Box. In this diagram, two duplex receptacle outlets are installed in the same box and wired separately to the source using pigtails spliced to connect the terminals of each one. How To Split Wire an Outlet or Receptacle - Two Circuits Click to view on Bing5:18Video explaining how you can attach two separate circuits into one duplex receptacle. In my case I'm doing it so that I can have more power available on the end of my peninsula. Thanks forAuthor: Benjamin SahlstromViews: 178K 2 Duplex Outlets | Mr. Electric Installation of 2 Duplex Outlets. There are two different ways to wire in 2 duplex outlets: Split Duplex or Split Wired Receptacle: With this type of installation, two separate receptacles are installed in one location (double gang box). Each receptacle has its own power source, and is wired into a How to Replace an Electrical Outlet - dummies If an outlet (commonly called a receptacle) no longer holds a plug snugly, it should be replaced. The procedure for replacing a duplex (two-outlet) wall receptacle is similar to that of replacing a switch. The only difference is that, depending on where the receptacle is located in Wire An Outlet How to wire an outlet. Standard outlets are known as duplex receptacles. There are a few options to choose from when you wire an outlet. Most are wired so they are hot at all times but some are wired so they are switched off and on. You can also wire outlets so that only the top or bottom receptacle is hot at all times and the other is switched.