> Check your local code. This is allowed by the NEC, and it requires
> either a double pole breaker, or the two handles of single pole
> breakers to be mechanically tied together (So half the 240 outlet
> isn't hot.); however, many local jurisdictions don't allow it, or
> allow it only under limited circumstances.
I missed something here, David. Are you saying that split-phase is illegal
in some places? Or is it linking two single-pole breakers (which after all
is what is inside a double pole breaker) that is not allowed?
> Almost certainly is. Options are a 240 GFI breaker ($$$),
There's someone selling them on flea-bay for $70-$80. Eg, item
220442509069. In fact I should probably pick one up for my pool pump.
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