the great outdoors by Minka Lavery 8951-94 Instructions / Assembly

INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS
For Model 8951
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WARNING!
S H U T P O W E R O F F AT F U S E O R C I R C U I T B R E A K E R .
HANGING THE FIXTURE (Fig. 1)
Fig. 1
1. Shut off the power at the circuit breaker and remove old fixture,
including the crossbar.
2. Carefully unpack your new fixture and lay out all the parts on a clear
F
area. Take care not to lose any small parts necessary for installation.
3. Thread the 2 Mounting screws
(E) to the mounting strap(C),(You
G
C B E
A
I
can adjust the length of the screws if necessary.)
4. Attach the mounting strap(C)to the outlet box (A) (not supplied)by
using the 2 screws(B) provided with the Outlet Box (A).
H
5. CONNECTING THE WIRES (Fig. 2)
At the point, connect the electrical wires as follows:
Connect the black wire from the fixture to the black (hot) house wire.
Connect the white wire from the fixture to the white (neutral) house
wire. Make sure all wire nuts are secured. You may wrap the
connections with electrical tape. If your outlet has a ground wire
(green or bare copper), connect fixture’s ground wire to it. Otherwise,
connect fixture’s ground wire directly to the mounting strap by using
the green screw provided. Tuck the wire connections neatly into the
Fig. 2
FIXTURE
WIRES
Black or
Smooth
FIXTURE
WIRES
White or
Ribbed
FIXTURE
WIRES
Bare
Copper
(Ground)
junction box.
6. Place fixture (G) over the two screws (E) from the mounting strap (C)
and secure with the 2 cap Nuts (F),
HOUSE
WIRES
Black
(Hot)
7. To prevent moisture from entering the outlet box and causing a
HOUSE
WIRES
White
(Neutral)
short ,use clear caulking(i.e. lndoor/Outdoor Silicon Sealant) to
outline the outside of fixture backplate where it
meets the wall
leaving a space at the bottom to allow moisture a means to
Fig. 3
escape.(Fig.3)
8. Install bulb. (Type-A. not supplied).
9. Attach the cage (H) to the Fixture (G) and secure with the 2 screws
(I).
Caulking
10. Turn on the power at fuse or circuit box.
Backplate
DO NOT EXCEED THE MAXIMUM WATTAGE RATING!
Your installation is now complete. Return power to the junction box
and test the fixture.
HOUSE
WIRES
Green or
Bare
Copper(Gr
ound)