Model # 772453

Internet #203734816

Ideal Spacer/Shims (Standard Package 5 Packs of 5)
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Ideal

Spacer/Shims (Standard Package 5 Packs of 5)

  • Supports loose outlets and prevents faceplates from breaking
  • Adjusts length of witches for proper faceplate fit
  • 5 packs of 5 offer added value for your project needs
$ 11 20
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Product Overview

  • Supports loose outlets and prevents faceplates from breaking
  • Adjusts length of witches for proper faceplate fit
  • 5 packs of 5 offer added value for your project needs
The IDEAL Spacers are perfect for supporting loose outlets and preventing faceplates from being broken. These spacers help eliminate the need to cut plate screws for GFCI decorator devices when they are installed on tile and marble and can also be used as shims. Tear apart Spacers caterpillar together to create desired shim depth.
  • Adjusts length of receptacle or switches for proper fit of face plates
  • Not intended to be used in lieu of standard means of support or when in conflict with governing electrical codes
  • Slips over screw between device and electrical box
  • Snaps on over #6, #8, #10 screws (screws not included)
  • Do not use if finish is combustible (e.g. wood paneling) without proper barrier
  • Tear off sections as needed – each section is 1/8 in.
  • Eliminates the need to cut plate screws

Product Overview

  • Supports loose outlets and prevents faceplates from breaking
  • Adjusts length of witches for proper faceplate fit
  • 5 packs of 5 offer added value for your project needs
Model #: 772453
Internet #: 203734816

The IDEAL Spacers are perfect for supporting loose outlets and preventing faceplates from being broken. These spacers help eliminate the need to cut plate screws for GFCI decorator devices when they are installed on tile and marble and can also be used as shims. Tear apart Spacers caterpillar together to create desired shim depth.

  • Adjusts length of receptacle or switches for proper fit of face plates
  • Not intended to be used in lieu of standard means of support or when in conflict with governing electrical codes
  • Slips over screw between device and electrical box
  • Snaps on over #6, #8, #10 screws (screws not included)
  • Do not use if finish is combustible (e.g. wood paneling) without proper barrier
  • Tear off sections as needed – each section is 1/8 in.
  • Eliminates the need to cut plate screws

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Specifications

Dimensions

Product Depth (in.)
0.19 in
Product Height (in.)
4.0 in
Product Width (in.)
0.75 in

Details

Compatible hand tool
Other
Hand Tool Type
Clips
Returnable
90-Day
Tools Product Type
Hand Tool

Warranty / Certifications

Manufacturer Warranty
Warranty limited solely to repair or replacement, no warranty of merchantability, fitness, for a particular purpose or consequential damages.

Specifications

Dimensions

Product Depth (in.)
0.19 in
Product Height (in.)
4.0 in
Product Width (in.)
0.75 in

Details

Compatible hand tool
Other
Hand Tool Type
Clips
Returnable
90-Day
Tools Product Type
Hand Tool

Warranty / Certifications

Manufacturer Warranty
Warranty limited solely to repair or replacement, no warranty of merchantability, fitness, for a particular purpose or consequential damages.

Questions & Answers

How many spacers do you need to bring the switch/outlet out 1/2 inch from the wall and how thick ...

How many spacers do you need to bring the switch/outlet out 1/2 inch from the wall and how thick is each spacer?
Asked by: Retired
The spacers are 1/8 inch thick so you would need 4 on each screw. They clip together to make it easier to install.
Answered by: Jack
Date published: 2019-03-18

what kind of protective barrier should be used behind shim if paneling used on wall

what kind of protective barrier should be used behind shim if paneling used on wall
Asked by: bigred
bigred nothing flammable can be inside the box hence the warning about wood paneling. The only solution I know of is to reset the electrical box. Ron at ron.kipper@idealindustries.com
Answered by: Ron Kipper
Date published: 2018-04-26
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Customer Reviews

Spacer/Shims (Standard Package 5 Packs of 5) is rated 4.8 out of 5 by 4.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Just the ticket to shim receptacles. A little pricey..... Just the ticket to shim receptacles. A little pricey..
Date published: 2018-08-28
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Not sure they measure 1/8 thick but close.... Not sure they measure 1/8 thick but close.
Date published: 2018-04-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Did a great job. Easy to use.... Did a great job. Easy to use.
Date published: 2018-04-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Worked as advertized. Worked as advertized.
Date published: 2017-11-28
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