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for USA, Canada and countries running a 60 Hz power supply service.The receptacle you are trying to use is the wrong one in this application. There are 2 different types of receptacles for 240 volts: "2 hot,1 ground" and "2 hot, 1 neutral, 1 ground". Please get a professional to help you with this.

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always use a test meter to ensure the circuit is, in fact, de-energized.

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Q: How do you install a 240V 20A breaker and receptacle with 1 hot 1 neutral and 1 ground when there are 2 hot wires and 1 neutral?
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