Appleton™ FM8™ Conduit Outlet Bodies

Appleton

Appleton™ FM8™ Conduit Outlet Bodies

Appleton

Appleton™ FM8™ Conduit Outlet Bodies are used to connect and change direction of conduit runs. In addition to making bends in a conduit system, they allow connections for branch runs. These conduit bodies serve as pulling fittings and permit access to conductors for splicing and maintenance.

Specifications

NEC/CEC Certifications and Compliances
Suitable for use in Class I, Division 2 hazardous locations per NEC 501.10(B)(4)
Standard Materials and Finishes
Grayloy-iron bodies and covers with triple-coat finish (1) zinc electroplate, (2) chromate, and (3) epoxy powder coat; stamped steel covers with zinc electroplate; stainless steel cover screws; neoprene gaskets
Optional Finishes
PVC coating available on select bodies and covers. See catalog pages for details

Features

  • Smooth, rounded integral bushings in hubs protect conductor insulation
  • Accurately tapped, tapered threads for tight, rigid joints and excellent ground continuity
  • Flat back design provides greater cubic content for easier wire pulling, and more room for splicing. Fits flush and snug against flat surfaces for more stable installation
  • Smooth hub bushings and cover openings protect conductor insulation. Smooth hub openings allow easy conduit joining
  • Covers with gaskets are approved for use in wet locations
  • Completely interchangeable with Crouse-Hinds Form 8™ bodies, gaskets and covers. Equivalent FM8™ and Form 8 units have identical applications and installation dimensions

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