Minka Lavery 6183-357 Installation Guide

INSTALLATION INSTRUCTION WM-1
For Wall Mount Light Fixtures (Rev. 12/04/2003)
PREPARATION
CONNECTING THE WIRES
1.
Shut off power at the fuse box or circuit breaker box. If
necessary, remove old fixture and all mounting hardware from
wall junction box.
Connect the fixture wires to the junction box wires as shown in the wiring
Carefully unpack your new fixture and lay out all the parts on a
clear area. Take care not to lose any small parts necessary for
installation.
junction box, connect the Fixture Ground Wire to the Circular Strap or
2.
MOUNTING THE FIXTURE
3.
Your new fixture will be either a Circular Strap (Fig. A) mounting,
or a Crossbar (Fig. B) mounting type.
Determine which type your fixture is by the parts shipped with your
fixture and follow the appropriate instruction. NOTE: The wiring
is the same for either fixture.
Fig. A CIRCULAR STRAP MOUNTING
A1. The Circular Strap (A) contains several pairs of threaded holes,
Find the pair of holes that match the hole spacing in your fixture
Canopy (D) and thread the two Studs (C) part way into the
Circular Strap (A).
A2.
Place the Circular Strap (A) over the junction box so the Studs
(C) are vertical or horizontal, as required by fixture type. Holding
the Strap in place, secure to the junction box by threading the
two junction box screws (B), through the slotted holes.
A3.
Connect the wires as described under “Connecting the Wires”.
A4.
Place the fixture Canopy (D) over the two Studs (C) so they
protrude through the holes in the Canopy (D). Thread the Cap
Nuts (E) onto the Studs (C) and continue turning until the Fixture
is snug against the wall. (See “Completing the Installation”)
diagram. Making sure all wire connectors are secured and do not easily
pull off with a slight tug. If there is no Green Ground wire from the
the Crossbar with the green Screw provided.
COMPLETING THE INSTALLATION
4.
Insert glass shade (F) all the way into holder (G) and lock it firmly
against the holder by threading Washer (J), if included, and then
socket ring (I) onto the screw shell on the socket.
5.
Install the proper light bulbs for your fixture.
DO NOT EXCEED
THE SPECIFIED WATTAGE! Return the power to the junction box
and test the fixture.
Your installation is now complete.
Fig. A
JUNCTION BOX
G
F
A
J
D
E
B
C
Fig. B CROSSBAR MOUNTING
I
B1. Attach the Crossbar (A) to the junction box with the two Junction
box screws (B) as shown. The side of the Crossbar marked
“GND” must face out.
B2. Thread the Nipple (C) part way into the center hole of the
Crossbar.
B3. Connect the wires as described under “Connecting the Wires”.
Fig. B
JUNCTION BOX
G
F
B4. Place the fixture Canopy (D) over the Nipple so the Nipple
protrudes through the center hole. Holding the fixture in place,
thread the Cap Nut (E) onto the end of the Nipple until fixture is
secure to the wall. (See “Completing the Installation”).
C
J
FIXTURE
WIRES
Black or
Smooth
Note: Illustration (Fig. A and B) on this manual is for
installation purposes only. It may or may not be
identical to the fixture purchased.
LA-448E
E
A
D
FIXTURE
WIRES
White or
Ribbed
HOUSE
WIRES
Black
(Hot)
B
FIXTURE
WIRES
Bare
Copper
(Ground)
HOUSE
WIRES
White
(Neutral)
HOUSE
WIRES
Green
(Ground)