Open Back Junction Box and Method for Pre-fab Wiring

  • US 20130255988A1
  • Filed: 06/03/2013
  • Published: 10/03/2013
  • Est. Priority Date: 08/27/2008
  • Status: Active Grant
First Claim
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1. An open back junction box assembly comprising:

  • an open back junction box having an open front for mounting an electrical device and plaster ring, and an open back comprising a single opening about the same size as the open front and opposite the open front for accepting a detachable rear cover plate;

    a plaster ring attached to the open back junction box;

    an electrical device attached to the plaster ring;

    first ends of electrical leads attached to the electrical device;

    labels proximal to a second end of each electrical lead identifying each lead; and

    a detachable rear cover plate attachable to the back of the open back junction box over the open back while leaving the second ends of the leads inside the junction box and unattached.

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