Sea Gull Lighting 8588-12 Installation Guide

Installation And Safety Instructions
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BEFORE YOU BEGIN
IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS
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HC-269
Be sure the electricity to the system you are working on is turned
off; either the fuse removed or the circuit breaker set at off.
Use of other manufacturers components will void warranty, listing
and create a potential safety hazard.
If you are unclear as to how to proceed, contact a qualified
electrician.
You don’t need special tools to install this fixture.
Be sure to follow the steps in the order given.
Read instructions carefully.
Save these instructions.
Carefully remove the fixture from the carton and check that all parts
are included, as shown in Figure 1. Be careful not to misplace any of
the screws or parts which are needed to install this fixture.
NOTE: This glass is handcrafted, the slight imperfections in the glass
add to the authenticity of the fixture.
CAUTION: Fixtures with photocells should be mounted at least
48" from all sides to avoid reflection of light back onto photocell,
causing the photocell to malfunction or flicker.
IF SUPPLY WIRES ARE LOCATED
WITHIN 3" OF BALLAST, USE WIRE
RATED FOR AT LEAST 90°C.
*WIRE
CONNECTORS
MOUNTING
BAR (D)
NIPPLE (F)
ROOF (L)
NUT (E)
SOCKET (M)
CAP NUT (H)
*OUTLET
BOX
SCREWS
GREEN
GROUNDING
SCREW (G)
FIGURE 1
CANOPY (I)
*NOT INCLUDED
INSTALLATION
HC-269
IMPORTANT: DO NOT ATTACH FIXTURE DIRECTLY TO OUTLET
BOX.
STEP 1:
Using outlet box screws (not supplied) fasten mounting bar (D) to
outlet box through slots in mounting bar (D).
STEP 2:
STEP 4:
GROUNDING INSTRUCTIONS: The green grounding screw (G) is to
be inserted into the hole with two raised dimples provided on the
mounting bar (D). Wrap the ground wire from the fixture (if supplied)
and the ground wire from the outlet box (bare metal or green
insulated wire) around the green grounding screw (G) on the
mounting bar (D) if uninsulated wire is on the mounting bar (D),
connect the ground wire from the fixture (if supplied) and the outlet
box to it using a small wire connector (not supplied).
NEVER CONNECT GROUND WIRE TO BLACK OR WHITE POWER
SUPPLY WIRES.
Thread nut (E) onto nipple (F) so that 5 threads are exposed above
nut (E). Thread that end of the nipple (F) into mounting bar (D) and
tighten nut (E) against mounting bar (D).
FINAL ASSEMBLY
STEP 3:
A. Take note of the color of the wire(s) on your fixture. Identify which
group your fixture wire(s) falls into and connect the wires according
to the directions below:
Make sure no bare wires can be seen outside wire connectors.
STEP 1:
Make sure no bare wires can be seen outside wire connectors.
STEP 2:
After wires are connected, tuck them carefully inside outlet box. Push
the fixture firmly over the mounting nipple (F) and against the wall.
Secure canopy (I) in place by threading cap nut (H) onto nipple (F).
STEP 3:
Install lamps.
GROUP A:
CONNECT TO BLACK HOUSE WIRE
GROUP B:
CONNECT TO WHITE HOUSE WIRE
BLACK
WHITE
*PARALLEL WIRE (ROUND & SMOOTH)
*PARALLEL WIRE (SQUARE & RIDGED)
*Note: When parallel wire is used, the tracer wire is square shaped or
ridged and less tracer wire is round in shape or smooth
(Seen best when viewed from wire end). To separate wires, grasp the
ends of each wire and pull apart.
B. Take your fixture wire(s) from group A and place evenly against
the black wire from the outlet box. DO NOT twist wires together
before using wire connectors.
C. Fit a wire connector (not supplied) over the wires and thread the
connector clockwise until you feel a firm resistance.
D. Gently try to remove the wires from the connector, If you can
remove the wires, carefully re-do steps B and C, as above and check
again for a firm connection.
E. Connect the fixture wire from group B to the white wire from the
outlet box in the same manner.
CLEANING
To clean, wipe fixture with a soft cloth. Clean glass with a mild soap.
Do not use abrasive materials such as scouring pads or powders,
steel wool or abrasive paper.
ORDERING PARTS
Keep this sheet for future reference, and in case you need to order
replacement parts. Parts for this fixture can be ordered from place
of purchase. Be sure to use exact wording from illustration when
ordering parts.
WET LOCATION
NOTE: FOR FIXTURES LABELED FOR WET LOCATION AND
USED OUTDOORS.
CAUTION: To reduce the risk of electrical shock, provide a
watertight seal between the fixture and the mounting surface by
using a silicone or similar caulking.