Chandlier assembly and chandelier components for glass arm configurations

  • US 5,873,652 A
  • Filed: 07/11/1996
  • Issued: 02/23/1999
  • Est. Priority Date: 07/11/1996
  • Status: Expired due to Term
First Claim
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1. A method of assembling a chandelier comprising:

  • providing a preassembled bowl assembly comprising a plate secured to a bowl and defining with said bowl a chamber, said plate having a plurality of openings, each opening adapted to receive a chandelier arm in a predetermined array, and a plurality of wires, one pair of wires extending through each of said openings from said chamber, each pair of wires terminating in a first electrical connector positioned outside of said chamber,providing a plurality of chandelier arms, each arm having a first end and a second end, a light socket attached to said first end, and a pair of wires electrically attached to said light socket, passing through said arm to extend from said second end and terminate in a second electrical connector,mating said second electrical connector terminating each pair of wires of each chandelier arm to a first electrical connector terminating a corresponding pair of wires extending from said first openings, thereby forming a plurality of wire attachments,placing each of said plurality of wire attachments through one of said plurality of first openings, andattaching said chandelier arms to said plate.

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