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Install Recessed Ceiling Lights :, To Install Recessed Ceiling - Attach the transfer container to a wall stud. The typical height is forty two" from the ground to the lowest of the field. If multiple switches are used, gang the boxes together. Follow electric code pointers as to the field location required for the range of switches established.
Cautiously insert the housing within the prepared hollow and find the clips along the edge of the housing. Using a screwdriver, push the clips outward till a click is felt to securely clamp the housing to the ceiling. As soon as all clips are deployed, gently tug on the housing to make certain it's miles firmly attached to the ceiling.
Open the attached junction field at the light and clamp the wires protruding from the ceiling to the container, leaving sufficient run to easily pass them as wanted. ?strip the plastic insulation from the give up of the wires and use wire nuts to pair the wires together (normally coloration coded black, white and a naked ground twine).?.
While all the furnishings have been stressed out, pull the cable from the first mild fixture into the transfer box and cozy it with a field clamp. Pull the strength twine from the principle circuit into the box. (Make certain the energy is shut off, and take a look at the wires with a circuit tester to be safe.).
Pull the cable thru the drilled holes, working from one quit of the circuit to the other. Whilst wiring a series of lighting fixtures, run a unmarried length of cable from one fixture area to the subsequent, however leave masses of extra twine to work with at each fixture.
In most cases, the baffle and trim will connect to the housing with metallic springs. Pull the springs out to their longest attain, connect to the housing on the well suited holes within the can and slide the baffle and trim upward till the trim rests flush in opposition to the ceiling.?. At each fixture’s attached junction field, take away a knockout tab with a screwdriver (image 1) for each of the incoming, and outgoing, cables and pull the cables into the field. Cozy the cables with box clamps.