How To Remove Knockouts From Electrical Panels
If you are wiring your home, it may be necessary to remove a knockout from an electrical panel to install a breaker. Knockout panels are the elevated quarter-size circles stamped on the sides to allow installation of breakers. These circles protect spaces on the panel not in use. It is easy to remove the knockouts by following these tips. Prepare to Work For this project, you need: work gloves hammer needle-nose pliers flat-blade screwdriver file cable connector Be aware electrical knockouts can have sharp edges, so wear gloves.