Backbox #BME84 (blind mount)
|The BME84 kit includes a backbox and mounting ring that creates a blind-mount enclosure to be installed from beneath a drywall or plaster ceiling, when above-ceiling access is not available.|
• Material: Welded unitized heavy gauge steel
• Finish: Black
• Diameter: 10.06 in.
• Depth: 4.06 in.
• Volume: 0.187 cu.ft.
• Acoustical Treatment: Foam pad
• Mounting & Installation Aids: Knockouts, brackets, clips, ring with breakaway groove
• For Grille Type: Screw-mount or torsion
COMPLIANCE & CERTIFICATION
• Made in U.S.A.
• Certified U.S. steel (enclosure)
The blind-mount enclosure shall be Lowell Model No. BME84, which shall be 22-gauge steel with foam pad to reduce acoustic and mechanical resonance. The backbox shall have a 10.06 in. diameter and 4.06 in. depth. It shall have four combination ½–¾ in. knockouts for conduit and four ½” knockouts for wire. It shall be finished in black powder epoxy paint. The separate mounting ring shall be of flexible plastic construction with a breakaway groove that allows the ring to install in a 12.125 in. diameter opening. The ring shall have a 13.812 in. diameter and thickness of 0.375 in. It shall be equipped with 8-32 Tinnerman clips.