Remote power inlet box for an auxiliary power supply system

  • US 5,984,719 A
  • Filed: 12/31/1997
  • Issued: 11/16/1999
  • Est. Priority Date: 12/31/1997
  • Status: Expired due to Term
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1. A power inlet box for use in connecting an auxiliary power generator to the electrical system of a building, comprising:

  • a base member defining an internal cavity and adapted for mounting to the building;

    a cover member adapted for removable interconnection with the base member for enclosing the internal cavity; and

    a power inlet mounted to the cover member such that the cover member and the inlet are removable as a unit from the base member;

    wherein the base member and the cover member include engagement structure providing engagement of the cover member with the base member via combination movement of the cover member in a first direction toward the base member and in a second direction transverse to the first direction.

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