Originally Posted by CEDUPZ
Cheater plugs are also a NEC violation. Read the code, understand the code, it matters.
Code? We don't need no stinking code...
Also, I would argue they are not a violation in the situations I mentioned above. Certainly it can't be a violation to not use an equipment ground that isn't being used by the equipment.
Sorry, I couldn't resist. I just don't get off anymore on the blind rage rants.