Cuts off power in a fraction of a second if a ground-fault is detected
Safe for outdoor use with Leviton Extra Heavy Duty While-In-Use Covers
Slimmest profile on the market for fast and easy installation, even in shallow wallboxes
Prevents reset if GFCI is damaged and cannot respond to a ground-fault
Adapts and shifts to more frequent testing if potential problem is detected
Superior resistance to electrical surges, over-voltages and false triggers
Trip threshold meets or exceeds UL requirements for tripping time
Back and side wire capable
Provides visual indication of proper wire seating
Withstands high torque and resists wire pullout
Compatible with all Leviton Decora devices and wallplates; available in select Decora colors
Limited Two-Year Warranty
|Outlet Depth (in.)||1.6875||Outlet Height (in.)||4.25|
|Outlet Width (in.)||2.25|
|Amperage (A)||15 A||Color Family||White|
|Configuration||Standard||Durability||Tamper Resistant, Weather Resistant|
|Electrical Features||No Additional Features||Grounding||Self-Grounding|
|Included||No Additional Items Included||Indoor/Outdoor||Indoor|
|Maximum Amperage (A)||15 A||Mounting Type||Screw-In|
|NEMA Configuration||NEMA 5||Number of Outlets||2|
|Number of Poles||2||Outlet Configuration||Duplex|
|Outlet Location||Wall||Outlet Material||Nylon|
|Outlet Type||GFCI||Package Quantity||1|
|Plug Configuration||5-15||Rating||Tamper Resistant, Weather Resistant|
|Voltage||125 volt||Voltage (V)||125 V|
|Wire Connection Location||Side||Wire Connection Type||Screw Terminal|
|Certifications and Listings||CSA Listed, UL Listed||Manufacturer Warranty||2-Year Limited|
A: It is probably the temperature rating/screening of some of the internal GFCI components. Home Depot also offers white weather resistant GFCI outlets. Just select the white color if ordering online.
A: The "WR" on the face of the GFI means "Weather Resistant" regardless of color.
A: No. A regular GFCI is sufficient.
A: The garage may not be wet but, unless it is conditioned, as in heated and cooled, it is most certainly a damp location. Think of condensation forming on the interior after being exposed to lost of outdoor air, which enters through very large garage door.
A: No, a ground is not required for the GFCI to function
A: Yes, it is back-wired (not back-stabbed), so wires go straight in and the screw is tightened.