Backbox #BME87 (blind mount)
|The BME87 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: 6.69 in.
• Volume: 0.308 cu.ft.
• Acoustical Treatment: Foam pad
• Mounting & Installation Aids: Knockouts, U-clips, torsion receptacles, ring with breakaway tab
• For Grille Type: Screw-mount or torsion
COMPLIANCE & CERTIFICATION
• Made in U.S.A.
• Certified U.S. steel
The blind-mount enclosure shall be Lowell Model No. BME87, which shall be 22-gauge steel with foam pad to reduce acoustic and mechanical resonance. The enclosure shall measure 10.06 in. dia. x 6.69 in. deep. It shall feature four 1?2–3?4 in. combination knockouts for conduit, four 1?2 in. knockouts for wires. The separate mounting ring shall be of flexible plastic construction with a break- away groove that allows the ring to install in a 12.125 in. dia. opening. The ring shall have a 13.812 in. dia. and thickness of 0.375 in. It shall be equipped with 8-32 tinnerman clips.