PLASTIC ONE-GANG BOX
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PLASTIC ONE-GANG BOX

Description: This is blue or gray plastic and looks like a gem box with expandable brackets.

Buying information: This is the only plastic box available for old work, and it will accept either a switch or a receptacle. It is -- like all plastic boxes -- cheaper than metal.

How-to hint: Cut a hole and insert the box. The ears expand and hold it flush with the wall.


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ELECTRICAL HOME HARDWARE SECTION
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Introduction
Boxes
Circuit Breakers
Conduit
Cord Sets
Fuses
Lamp Parts
Light Fixtures
Plugs
Receptacles
Switches
Taps
Wall Plates
Wire

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