Halo 6 in. Recessed New Construction IC Air-Tite Housing-H7ICAT at The Home Depot
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Model # H7ICAT

Internet # 100097046

Store SKU # 427963

6 in. Recessed New Construction IC Air-Tite Housing

Halo 6 in. Recessed New Construction IC Air-Tite Housing

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$8.87 / each
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Model # H7ICAT

Internet # 100097046

Store SKU # 427963

The H7ICAT is an Air-Tite ceiling housing designed for new construction installations where the housing will be in direct contact with ceiling insulation. The Air-Tite housing prevents airflow between the attic and living areas. The built in integral thermal protector provides positive protection against over lamping. This housing also features an adjustable socket bracket to assure proper and consistent lamp positioning. Pre-installed and captive bar hangers on the housing can be positioned to any point within a 24 in. joist space. These bar hangers also fit onto T-Bars for easy installation into drop ceilings. UL approved and CSA certified, the H7ICAT with its ease of installation makes a great addition to any home.

  • New construction 6 in. incandescent housing
  • Suitable for damp location areas
  • Housing is also thermally protected, the socket snaps into trim for consistent lamp positioning
  • Insulation Contact rated for direct insulation contact, bar hangers factory installed, adjustable, and suitable for plaster as well as drop ceiling use
  • Socket plug provides protection against paint over spray
  • CSA certified
  • UL listed for direct contact with insulation

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Airtight  Yes  Aperture width (in.) 
Assembled Depth (in.)  7.5 in  Assembled Height (in.)  7.5 in 
Assembled Width (in.)  10.5 in  Certifications and Listings  1-UL Listed,CSA Listed,IC Rated 
Collection Name  na  ENERGY STAR Certified  No 
Housing depth (in.)  10.5  Insulation contact  Insulation contact 
Light Bulb Base Code  Medium  Light Source  Incandescent 
Manufacturer Warranty  standard  New Construction or Remodel  New Construction 
Number of Housings Included  Product Weight (lb.)  3 lb 
Product Width (in.)  11 in  Recommended bulb type  PAR 30 
Reflector finish family  Aluminum  Returnable  90-Day 
Size  6 in. 


Rated 4.6 out of 5 by 14 reviewers.
Rated 5 out of 5 by lighting Easy to install. Looks great. Halo is the only way to go when putting can lighting. September 23, 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by Will work for remodel I installed 4 of these into existing sheet-rock and they worked great. Since I have access to my attic, I just planned the layout around joists, cut holes, placed cans in holes, and nailed in place. I did have to tin-snip some tin where you would nail from the bottom, but with existing sheet-rock just cut off the tabs. These cans have a lot of nice features for the price and worked great. I did have to caulk around the openings as the tin-work has some gaps, but not a big deal. Planned layout and installed 4 working cans in one day. Not a bad DIY project if you have the skills for the drill. December 15, 2009
Rated 5 out of 5 by Recessed Can in new construction Very easy to install, adjust and wire. That's why I have been using them for many years...and will doubtlessly continue to do so. July 22, 2014
Rated 4 out of 5 by Good product and great price Used this housing with one of the led shower trims to illuminate the shower in my master bath. Everything worked well, installed easily (I had attic access from the master bath closet), and came out looking good. My only complaint is some of the thin portions of foam which reduce airflow between the housing and attic space are easily damaged or removed, so take care when handling and installing to maintain the integrity. February 12, 2012
Rated 4 out of 5 by this product is great for my basement project!! really like the bright light in my basement, this fixtures save me space and is very easy to install. April 22, 2014
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