Gang Boxes are approved for wet and damp locations.

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Single and Two Gang Boxes feature continuous and seamless die cast construction to stop entry of damaging dirt, dust, and moisture. Powder coating assures uniform weatherproof durability, while tapered hubs prevent wire abrasion. Boxes are furnished with closure plugs, ground screws, and mounting lugs. They fit weatherproof covers in standard trade sizes and are suitable for interior and exterior applications.



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Appleton Expands Weatherproof Line with New Single and Two Gang Boxes


SKOKIE, IL, April 3, 2003 - Appleton, a leading manufacturer of electrical equipment, now offers a complete line of single and two gang weatherproof boxes, manufactured from die cast aluminum and furnished with closure plugs, ground screws and mounting lugs.

Designed for both interior and exterior applications, these boxes fit weatherproof covers in standard trade sizes. Electricians can use the boxes as a device box for switches, receptacles and GFCIs, or as junction boxes. The boxes are UL listed and approved for wet and damp locations when properly installed.

Appleton weatherproof boxes feature rugged continuous and seamless die cast construction to stop the entry of damaging dirt, dust and moisture. A powder coating is applied to assure uniform weatherproof durability, while the boxes' smooth, tapered hubs prevent wire abrasion. Weatherproof extensions are also available from Appleton to provide additional capacity for NEC box fill requirements.

For more information, contact Appleton, EGS Electrical Group 7770 North Frontage Road, Skokie, Illinois 60007. Phone, 1-800-621-1506. On the web, www.appletonelec.com.

Founded in 1903, Appleton manufactures a complete line of electrical products for hazardous and non-hazardous locations. It is part of the EGS Electrical Group.

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