Scepter® JBox™ PVC Junction Box

PVC Molded Junction Box
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Scepter® JBox | The Next Generation Junction Box

The Scepter JBox is ideally suited for both indoor and outdoor applications and designed to perform in the most demanding environments. Molded from PVC it’s extremely durable and resistant to impacts in a wide range of temperatures and not adversely affected by water or chemicals. Built for corrosive environments, the Scepter junction box is entirely nonmetallic eliminating corrosion concerns with screws and other metal parts

The patent pending integrated gasket, non-metallic fasteners, molded mounting feet, embossed grid-lines and flat cover features have been engineered to provide a contractor-friendly junction box

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JBox benefits

  • Hand close fastening and tool assist opening make it the easiest junction box to open or close
  • Injection molded and extruded gaskets are permanently fixed to the cover so no installation required
  • Built in gridlines allow for easy reference when drilling knockouts and makes conduit alignment easy
Scepter JBox with gasketed lid

specifications

JBox product specifications

Junction boxes are acceptable for indoor and outdoor use and manufactured of PVC in a gray color analogous to Rigid PVC conduit and fittings. The junction box and its fasteners, hinges or components are entirely non-metallic. Boxes are NEMA rated 1, 2, 3R, 4, 4X, 6*, 6P*, 12, 13 and certified to bi-national standard UL50/50E – CSA No.94.1/94.2 by a Nationally Recognized Testing Laboratory (i.e. UL or CSA)

*Applies only to 4″ to 12″ non-hinged covers

JBox installation on brick wall

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Product Details

Junction boxes shall be acceptable for indoor and outdoor use and manufactured of PVC in a gray color analogous to Rigid PVC conduit and fittings. The junction box and its fasteners, hinges or components shall be entirely non-metallic. Boxes shall be NEMA rated 1, 2, 3R, 4, 4X, 6, 6P, 12, 13 and certified to bi-national standard UL50/50E – CSA No.94.1/94.2 by a Nationally Recognized Testing Laboratory (i.e. UL or CSA).

The cover/box seal shall be dual-molded so as to be a permanent part of the cover and the cover secured to the box using non-metallic quarter-turn “close by hand, tool assist to open” fasteners. To aid in the alignment and proper positioning of conduit connections the box/enclosure shall have embossed gridlines on the sidewalls. The mounting feet shall be a permanent molded feature of the box and not extend beyond the periphery of the box/enclosure. On boxes/enclosures of nominal size 8″x8″ and larger, back-panel / DIN rail mounting and pad-lock provisions shall be incorporated into the product.

Acceptable manufacturer: IPEX (Scepter JBox Series)

Specifications

The Scepter® Jbox has hand-close fasteners and an injection-molded gasket permanently affixed to the cover. Accessories include pole mounting kits for external mounting and internal back panels for mounting components in the box without compromising the NEMA rating of the enclosure

Molded PVC junction box
#14 gauge carbon steel back panels (with white epoxy powder coat)
Galvanized or stainless steel pole mounting

4 x 4 x 2″” (100 x 100 x 50 mm) – 16 x 16 x 10″” (400 x 400 x 250 mm)
Back panels are available for 6 x 6″” and larger junction boxes

Max. Temp. Range: 122ºF (50ºC)
Rec. Operating Temp: . -40ºF to 122ºF (-40ºC to 50ºC)
UV and Water Exposure: UL 746C
Flame & Smoke: UL 94V-O
Industrial Control Panels: UL 508A approved

Sizes 4″” to 12″”: NEMA 1, 2, 3R, 4, 4X, 6, 6P, 12, 13
Sizes 14″” to 16″”: NEMA 1, 2, 3R, 4, 4X, 12, 13
CSA C22.2 No. 40
CSA C22.2 No. 85
UL 50 / CSA C22.2 No. 94.1
UL 50E / CSA C22.2 No. 94.2

Corrosive environments
Waste-water treatment facilities
Marine & car washes
Agricultural
Wash down areas

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