What is the width of a 2 gang wall plate?

Asked by Ingeborg Brown on September 09, 2021

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All standard size faceplates are 4.490" in height.

Gangs Width
2-Gang 4-1/2"
3-Gang 6-3/8"
4-Gang 8-3/16"
5-Gang 10"

How high are light switches from the floor? Standard Height for Light Switch BoxesThe standard height for wall switches in most rooms (excluding those over kitchen counters) is 48 inches above the top of the floor covering (measured to_the bottom of the box).

What is a 2 gang outlet? 2. 55. It refers to the width of the box. A 1-gang box is wide enough for a switch orduplex receptacle. The idea is that you can "gang" up electrical components in the box.

What is single gang switch? 'Gang' describes the number of switches on the plate. A 1 gang switch will control a single lighting circuit, and with a 2 gang switch you cancontrol two lighting circuits, and so on.

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