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This WAC Lighting housing is a low voltage, airtight / non-IC rated housing with an integrated magnetic transformer that accommodates a 120 volt input and is meant for new construction projects.
The trim for this housing is not included. We have provided trim options for you - once you add the housing to the cart, you can choose which trim style you want that fits this housing.
- Aperture or cut-out size of the hole: 4.375"
- For use with 4" trims
- J-Box and transformer are accessible through the ceiling
- Supplied thermal protector will protect against over-lamping
- Suitable for "shallow" joist installations
- 5 year WAC product warranty on this housing
- Non-IC Rated - this housing must have a 3" clearance from any insulation when being installed
- Utilizes MR16 50W lamps (sold separately)
- Standards - UL and cUL rated for use in damp locations
- Integrated magnetic transformer
- 120V 50/60Hz input with a 50 watt max output
- Long-life transformer with core and coil technology
- Dimming - transformer can be dimmed with magnetic low voltage (MLV) dimmer
- Housing is 20 gauge galvanized steel that is painted black
- Frame, junction box and hanger bars are heavy gauge galvanized steel
- Electrical components within the can are a bi-pin ceramic socket with nickel plating and 18 gauge teflon insulated wires with fiberglass sleeves
- Seven knockouts with four Romex style wiring connectors provided for ease of installation
- Rated for branch and chain wiring
- Supplied with hanger bars, adjustable from 15" - 24.5" to accommodate various joist construction and grid sizes.
- Hanger bars have nailers for wood joists as well as slots for easy mounting on 'T' bars
- Accommodates mounting surface up to 3/4" thick
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Our SKU: HR-8402H
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2 Questions from the Community
The WAC Lighting HR-8402H is thermally insulated while the HR-8403H is just a lighting can. Also, if there is insulation present when installing the HR-8402H you must give 4" of clearance of the area. If this is the case you may want to go with HR-8403H.
What is the difference between the HR-8402H and the HR-8403H
A. The WAC Lighting HR-8402H is thermally insulated while the HR-8403H is just a lighting can. Also, if there is insulation present when installing the HR-8402H you must give 4" of clearance of the area. If this is the case you may want to go with HR-8403H.
The WAC Lighting HR-8402H housing area is 5-1/2"H x 4-1/2"W.
What are the housing dimensions?
A. The WAC Lighting HR-8402H housing area is 5-1/2"H x 4-1/2"W.
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