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Wiring garage have 14-3 and 14-2 wire going to outlet and

there is no ground how...
Wiring garage have 14-3 and 14-2 wire going to outlet and there is no ground how would you hook these up to sub panel
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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
There both not live was running from house overhead. Then I ran new line through conduit. Now have to just hook it up to sub panel
Customer reply replied 2 months ago
There was no power to garage when I moved in just existing wire in garage

To get a ground you can put green tape on the red or strip it bare. Connect the black to a breaker and white & ground to neutral bar. The 2 wirecable can use the same ground in the garage.

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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
Okay how would you run this on 2 single breakers or one double pole
Cause ones got 2 hots and a neutral the other one has hot and one neutral. Just run one hot as a ground?

2 single pole breakers on black wires. Having individual circuits exempts the use of a driven ground rod. Both circuits need to be GFCI's.

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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
Okay so 14-3 and 14-2 run hot from each to own breaker. Use other hot as ground from 14-3. Just put the neutrals on the bar from both wires

Correct. If connecting to a main panel, ground connects to neutral bar. If connecting to a sub panel, ground connects to ground bar.

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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
on the outlet just put that hot on the ground screw back to the ground on sub panel

When identified as being used as a ground, yes.

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