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Model # CMB150-NB

Store SKU #398995

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Commercial Electric

15.3 cu. in. New Construction Brace with 1-1/2 in. Box

  • For ceiling fans and fixtures
  • Supports ceiling fans up to 70 lbs.
  • Includes support bracket
$ 7 69
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Product Overview

  • For ceiling fans and fixtures
  • Supports ceiling fans up to 70 lbs.
  • Includes support bracket
This 15.3 cu. in. new construction ceiling fan brace with a 1-1/2 in. box allows you to safely install your ceiling fan or lighting fixture. Ideal for installation during new construction or in locations with attic access, this bar is compatible with all ceiling fans. The ceiling fan brace is designed for engineered truss application. The bar's end bracket has a 90° angle lip for easy positioning and its square tube adds strength to the design. For added ease, the electrical box can be positioned anywhere on the bar to fit your project needs. It works with existing ceiling joists between 16 in. and 24 in. wide. The bar is UL listed to support light fixtures up to 150 lbs. on 16 in. centers and 90 lbs. on 24 in. centers. It supports fans up to 70 lbs. The ceiling fan brace comes with everything you need for installation, including easy following instructions. It also includes a metal cover to protect bolts and wires during drywall installation and painting.
  • 4 in. hole saw installation
  • Energy efficient round design includes 5 knockouts for conduit or NM cable and includes 1 NM cable connector
  • Compatible with most fans and fixtures, with both 10-24 and 8-32 threads
  • Metal cover stops debris and offers RotoZip protection
  • Designed for engineered truss applications
  • Includes mounting hardware and easy to follow instructions
  • California residents see Prop 65 WARNINGS

Product Overview

  • For ceiling fans and fixtures
  • Supports ceiling fans up to 70 lbs.
  • Includes support bracket
Model #: CMB150-NB
Sku #: 398995
Internet #: 205383182

This 15.3 cu. in. new construction ceiling fan brace with a 1-1/2 in. box allows you to safely install your ceiling fan or lighting fixture. Ideal for installation during new construction or in locations with attic access, this bar is compatible with all ceiling fans. The ceiling fan brace is designed for engineered truss application. The bar's end bracket has a 90° angle lip for easy positioning and its square tube adds strength to the design. For added ease, the electrical box can be positioned anywhere on the bar to fit your project needs. It works with existing ceiling joists between 16 in. and 24 in. wide. The bar is UL listed to support light fixtures up to 150 lbs. on 16 in. centers and 90 lbs. on 24 in. centers. It supports fans up to 70 lbs. The ceiling fan brace comes with everything you need for installation, including easy following instructions. It also includes a metal cover to protect bolts and wires during drywall installation and painting.

  • 4 in. hole saw installation
  • Energy efficient round design includes 5 knockouts for conduit or NM cable and includes 1 NM cable connector
  • Compatible with most fans and fixtures, with both 10-24 and 8-32 threads
  • Metal cover stops debris and offers RotoZip protection
  • Designed for engineered truss applications
  • Includes mounting hardware and easy to follow instructions
  • California residents see Prop 65 WARNINGS

Key Features

Product Overview
Key Features
  • For ceiling fans and fixtures
  • Supports ceiling fans up to 70 lbs.
  • Includes support bracket
This 15.3 cu. in. new construction ceiling fan brace with a 1-1/2 in. box allows you to safely install your ceiling fan or lighting fixture. Ideal for installation during new construction or in locations with attic access, this bar is compatible with all ceiling fans. The ceiling fan brace is designed for engineered truss application. The bar's end bracket has a 90° angle lip for easy positioning and its square tube adds strength to the design. For added ease, the electrical box can be positioned anywhere on the bar to fit your project needs. It works with existing ceiling joists between 16 in. and 24 in. wide. The bar is UL listed to support light fixtures up to 150 lbs. on 16 in. centers and 90 lbs. on 24 in. centers. It supports fans up to 70 lbs. The ceiling fan brace comes with everything you need for installation, including easy following instructions. It also includes a metal cover to protect bolts and wires during drywall installation and painting.
  • 4 in. hole saw installation
  • Energy efficient round design includes 5 knockouts for conduit or NM cable and includes 1 NM cable connector
  • Compatible with most fans and fixtures, with both 10-24 and 8-32 threads
  • Metal cover stops debris and offers RotoZip protection
  • Designed for engineered truss applications
  • Includes mounting hardware and easy to follow instructions
  • California residents see Prop 65 WARNINGS

Product Overview

  • For ceiling fans and fixtures
  • Supports ceiling fans up to 70 lbs.
  • Includes support bracket
Model #: CMB150-NB
Sku #: 398995
Internet #: 205383182

This 15.3 cu. in. new construction ceiling fan brace with a 1-1/2 in. box allows you to safely install your ceiling fan or lighting fixture. Ideal for installation during new construction or in locations with attic access, this bar is compatible with all ceiling fans. The ceiling fan brace is designed for engineered truss application. The bar's end bracket has a 90° angle lip for easy positioning and its square tube adds strength to the design. For added ease, the electrical box can be positioned anywhere on the bar to fit your project needs. It works with existing ceiling joists between 16 in. and 24 in. wide. The bar is UL listed to support light fixtures up to 150 lbs. on 16 in. centers and 90 lbs. on 24 in. centers. It supports fans up to 70 lbs. The ceiling fan brace comes with everything you need for installation, including easy following instructions. It also includes a metal cover to protect bolts and wires during drywall installation and painting.

  • 4 in. hole saw installation
  • Energy efficient round design includes 5 knockouts for conduit or NM cable and includes 1 NM cable connector
  • Compatible with most fans and fixtures, with both 10-24 and 8-32 threads
  • Metal cover stops debris and offers RotoZip protection
  • Designed for engineered truss applications
  • Includes mounting hardware and easy to follow instructions
  • California residents see Prop 65 WARNINGS

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Number of Knockouts/Pryouts 0 0 5 5
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Specifications

Dimensions

Product Depth (in.)
15.1
Product Height (in.)
2.54
Product Width (in.)
4.0
Trade Size (in.)
1-1/2

Details

Box Type
Fan fixture box
Color Family
Metallic
Electrical Product Type
Box
Material
Steel
Metallic/Non-Metallic
Metallic
Mounting
Surface
Number of Gangs
1
Number of Knockouts/Pryouts
5
Package Quantity
1
Packaging Type
Consumer Packaging
Power Distribution Features
Fire Rated
Product Weight (lb.)
1.7lb
Returnable
90-Day

Warranty / Certifications

Certifications and Listings
1-UL Listed
Manufacturer Warranty
One Year

Specifications

Dimensions

Product Depth (in.)
15.1
Product Height (in.)
2.54
Product Width (in.)
4.0
Trade Size (in.)
1-1/2

Details

Box Type
Fan fixture box
Color Family
Metallic
Electrical Product Type
Box
Material
Steel
Metallic/Non-Metallic
Metallic
Mounting
Surface
Number of Gangs
1
Number of Knockouts/Pryouts
5
Package Quantity
1
Packaging Type
Consumer Packaging
Power Distribution Features
Fire Rated
Product Weight (lb.)
1.7lb
Returnable
90-Day

Warranty / Certifications

Certifications and Listings
1-UL Listed
Manufacturer Warranty
One Year

Questions & Answers

Exterior use?

Will this work in a screened in porch?
Asked by: Lance
No you need to use weatherproof box.
Answered by: Pwrdoc
Date published: 2019-08-20

Does this work with 12” joists?

Does this work with 12” solid wood joists? Cant tell if the big tab is supposed to sit on top or jam in the wood.
Asked by: ChrisMendez
You can , but you have to shorten the arms.
Answered by: Pwrdoc
Date published: 2019-08-20

Why is this for new construction and not installing into an existing ceiling that does not curren...

Why is this for new construction and not installing into an existing ceiling that does not currently have a hole?
Asked by: Barry
You can use this for remodel above and existing ceiling. just remove the tabs on the bottom of the end brackets and mount flush to the ceiling.
Answered by: Bear
Date published: 2019-06-18

Will this box work with a fan that has a remote control?

Will this box work with a fan that has a remote control?
Asked by: Oscar
Yes if the fan comes with the remote built in. Yes if you use the remote that mounts the receiver in the light kit area.
Answered by: Bear
Date published: 2019-06-18
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Customer Reviews

15.3 cu. in. New Construction Brace with 1-1/2 in. Box is rated 4.7 out of 5 by 89.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from This brace comes with all the hardware and instructions to install to your ceiling. It holds up t... This brace comes with all the hardware and instructions to install to your ceiling. It holds up to 70 lbs of weight. Comes with 4 screws and ground screw. You have 4 knockout locations. I had up in 5 minutes.
Date published: 2019-08-07
Rated 5 out of 5 by from I have to add a ceiling fan to a new... I have to add a ceiling fan to a new room so I purchase this brace to hold it, cut the Sheetrock to install it and secure it to the side post with 2” screws, run the electrical, patched back and the brace is firm, the fan is working excellent no vibration or noise at all.
Date published: 2019-07-08
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Easy to install once you located the studs above the ceiling & cut out a hole. Saved me from hea... Easy to install once you located the studs above the ceiling & cut out a hole. Saved me from heat exhaustion from staying in the hot attic too long. Recommended.
Date published: 2019-07-02
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Box was not quit deep enough for 5/8” sheetrock with... Box was not quit deep enough for 5/8” sheetrock with skim coat. Needed to get longer screws to mount fan to box.
Date published: 2019-07-02
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Works as it should, used to hang a ceiling fan... Works as it should, used to hang a ceiling fan on the back porch.It worked, and it's cheap.
Date published: 2019-08-06
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Very sturdy and expandable to 24" on-center ceiling joist. Very easy to install. Very sturdy and expandable to 24" on-center ceiling joist. Very easy to install.
Date published: 2019-06-25
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great product strong and easy to install came all the... Great product strong and easy to install came all the hardware need it
Date published: 2019-07-24
Rated 5 out of 5 by from GOOD PRODUCT, WORKED VERY WELL, WOULD USE IT AGAIN... GOOD PRODUCT, WORKED VERY WELL, WOULD USE IT AGAIN...
Date published: 2019-09-11
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