BRYAN, Ohio, May 1, 2017 – Allied Moulded Products, Inc., manufacturer of nonmetallic outlet boxes for residential construction, is pleased to announce the release of its new steel fan support boxes; part numbers 9380-FR and 9380-FANB (with heavy-duty bar hanger). These new ceiling fan/fixture support boxes are rated for use in 16″ and 24″ on-center joist applications and meets both UL® deflection and 2011 National Electrical Code (Section 314.27) requirements.
The 9380 series fan and fixture support box features a 4″ diameter steel outlet box with a volume of 17 cubic inches. Paddle fan bracket and fixture straps mount on a bolt-and-bracket system. This new product boasts higher ratings up to and including 70 lbs. fan support and 200 lbs. fixture support. The universal bar can be mounted in 16″ or 24″ on-center joist applications, with no reduction in rating. The bar also features positioning tabs for easy joist placement. A plaster cover is provided for retaining the mounting hardware and protecting the box during the finishing stages of construction.
About Allied Moulded Products, Inc.
Allied Moulded Products, Inc., established in 1958, is a leader in the production of fiberglass reinforced and polycarbonate, nonmetallic electrical boxes and enclosures, for use in residential and industrial applications globally. The Bryan, Ohio-based manufacturer today is perfecting material and design formulations that result in products with increased strength, reduced weight, corrosion resistance, non-conductivity, UV resistance and ease of installation.