NEW from Arlington
DROP IN™ Floor Box Kits
Fastest Installation in Existing Floors
Arlington's UL Listed DROP IN™ Floor Box Kits are the fastest way to install a box nearly flush in an existing floor. They install with a single hole saw and sit just about 1/8" off the floor. DROP IN™ boxes accommodate most 3.5" standard covers, but Arlington's low-profile covers seat flush into the non-metallic ring, reducing trip hazards.
• Brass or Nickel-Plated Metal covers have two gasketed flip
lids that keep water out and protect the box.
Kits include: Non-metallic box, round 4" diameter metal
cover with flip lids, non-metallic gasket support plate,
gasket, carpet ring, UL Listed 15 amp TR duplex receptacle,
mounting bracket, NM94 and NM95 cable connectors,
(3) #8 x 1/2" flat head screws and (1) #6 x 1/2" screw.
• Non-Metallic Blank Covers Perfect for covering unused
receptacles. To use the receptacle, simply remove the blank
cover. Available in five decorator colors: dark brown,
light almond, gray, caramel, black—each one with a
matching non-metallic mounting bracket, gasket, and
Kits include: Non-metallic box, round 4" diameter
non-metallic blank cover, non-metallic gasket support
plate, gasket, carpet ring, UL Listed 15 amp TR duplex
receptacle, mounting bracket, NM94 and NM95 cable
connectors, (3) #8 x 1/2" flat head screws
and (1) #6 x 1/2" screw.
1. Determine box location, taking care to avoid structural
framing members. Using hole saw, cut 4-1/4" diameter
opening through floor and sub floor.
2. Insert mounting bracket. Using indicator marks, align
bracket for proper receptacle orientation. Tighten (3) wing
screws to secure bracket to floor.
3. Pull cable. Install in box with supplied cable connector.
Attach box to bracket with (3) #8 x 1/2" sheet metal screws
(supplied) through the U-shaped cut-outs in the box flange.
4. Wire receptacle. Install in box. Attach supplied gasket
support plate to receptacle with #6 x 1/2" screws.
5. & 6. Cover Installation Install gasket. Attach metal or
non-metallic blank cover to box with (3) #8 x 1/2" flat head
Note: When using the in-use non-metallic cover, substitute the
colored in-use plate for the black gasket support plate.
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