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Electrical Boxes 101 - Lighting, Ceiling Fan, Junction Boxes

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Round Pan Electrical Box
Electrical Boxes 101 - Lighting, Ceiling Fan, Junction Boxes

1/2" Deep Round Pan Box

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ROUND PAN ELECTRICAL BOX

Typical Size:
1/2" and 3/4" Deep; 3-1/2" Round

Usage:

  • Metal box typically used for installation of ceiling or wall mounted light fixtures up to 50 pounds.
  • Plastic box may used for outlet mounting.
  • Some types of specially rated metal pan boxes may be used for mounting ceiling fans but not all pan boxes may be used for this purpose. (See Ceiling Fan Rated Boxes section)

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