Minka Lavery 8842-94 Installation Guide

INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS
Model # 8842/8843
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W ARNING! SHUT POWER OFF AT FUSE OR CIRCUIT BREAKER.
1. Shut off power at the circuit breaker and remove old
fixture including mounting hardware.
2. Carefully unpack your new fixture and lay out all the
parts i n a clear area. Take care not to misplace any
small parts necessary for installation.
3. You need to make two holes on the wall in correct
position in accordance with the long strap (C) an d the
outlet box (A), then insert the anchor (E) into the hole.
4. Pull black and white wires out of electrical outlet box
(A).
5. Thread the four studs (B) into the pre- drilled holes in the
long strap (C) spaced the same distance apart as the
holes in the back plate (F).
6. Attach long Strap (C) using Outlet Box Screws (D
) to
the outlet box (A), screw the wood screws (G) into the
anchor (E) (Fig 1).
7. Connect the electrical wires as shown in Fig.2. M aking
sure that all wire connectors are secured. If your outlet
box has a ground wire (green or bare copper), connect
the fixture ’s Ground wire to it. Otherwise, connect the
fixture’s Ground wire directly to the long strap using the
Green Screw (H) provided.
8. To prevent moisture from entering the outlet box (A)
and causing a short, use clear silicone Sealant to
outline the outside of fixture back plate (F) where it
meets the wall leaving a space at bottom to allow
moisture a means to escape.
9. Place the back plate (F) into stud (B) and secure it
tightly against the wall using cap nut (I). (Fig 1)
10. At this point, unscrew the top finial (J), remove the
rubber (K) and the up decorative cover (L), unscrew the
nipple (M) and the extend nut (N), remove the down
decorative cover (O) and the top cover (P) gently to
install the light bulbs in accordance with the fixture
specification--DO NOT EXCEED THE MAXIMUM
WATTAGE RATING!
11. Replace the top cover (P) and the down decorative
cover (O), secure the extend nut (N) and screw the
nipple (M), replace the up decorative cover (L) and
rubber (K), then secure with the top finial (J).
12. Screw the nipple (Q), place the bottom decorative
holder (R) and secure with the bottom finial (S).
Your installation is now complete. Return power to the
outlet box and test the fixture.
Fig. 1
Fig.2
FIXTURE
WIRES
GREEN OR
BARE
COPPER
(GROUND)
FIXTURE
WIRES
WHITE
FIXTURE
WIRES
BLACK
HOUSE
WIRES
BLACK
(HOT)
HOUSE
WIRES
WHITE
(NEUTRAL)
HOUSE
WIRES
GREEN OR
BARE COPPER(GROUND)
R
“CAUTION-RISK OF FIRE CONSULT A
QUALIFIED ELECTRICIAN TO ENSURE
CORRECT BRANCH CIRCUIT CONDUCTOR”