Recessed IC remodel housings are high quality, light weight airtight units ideal for use in insulated ceilings. Rated for direct contact with insulation and combustive materials, Nora’s remodel housings install into existing drywall or wood ceilings with no above access and accept a wide variety of high quality, attractive finishing trims.
IC Air-Tight energy saving by reducing the flow of air through the ceiling
Rated for direct contact with insulation
cULus listed for damp location and through branch circuit wiring
Quick connect provided
Installation-ready for existing sheet rock ceilings
Accommodates 1-3/8" maximum ceiling thickness
Ceiling Cutout (In.)
Remodel, Air-Tight IC
Minimum Clearances: “IC” Housings are direct contact rated; no minimum clearance is required
Socket Plate:Socket plate adjusts inside housing and can be removed in the field to convert to a floating socket
Installation: High tension tempered steel springs secure remodel housings evenly to ceiling; hole cutout template provided for convenience
Maximum Wattage:50W (can be labeled for lower wattages)
0.050 white baked enamel one-piece drawn aluminum housing adjusts to a ceiling thickness from 3/8" to 1-3/8". Housing terminates at 1/4" ceiling flange for even positioning of housing angle within the ceiling. Structural arm consisting of 0.050 structural steel connects housing with junction box. Fixture may be installed in areas where it will have direct contact with thermal insulation. Not to be in direct contact with spray insulation.
Air Flow Restriction
Housing has factory installed gaskets to restrict airflow from room into ceiling plenum to <2CFM (cubic feet per minute) in accordance with ASTM-283 AirTight requirements
Galvanized steel socket plate adjusts inside housing for optimum light performance. Contains a single medium base socket. Protective cap included to protect socket interior during ceiling painting. Socket plate can be removed in the field to convert to a floating socket
Four high tension springs secure the housing to an existing sheet rock ceiling. Accommodates ceiling thickness to 1-3/8".
Prewired 15 cubic inch 0.060" thick galvanized steel, with six 1/2" knockouts and four Romex® pryouts. Electrical grounding automatic when feeding with grounded steel EMT pipe or flex. All leads are #18AWG wire, the ground wire is connected to the bottom, and quick connectors are supplied on all leads. Through branch circuit wiring (4-in, 4-out).
Quick Connect Feature
Housing contains three UL approved quick connections that allow insertion of 1/4” stripped solid or tinned standard conductors to be inserted into the connector. Connectors are pre-attached to fixture power, common, and ground circuits
Standard UL thermal protector rated for 90°C is affixed to inner top surface of housing
50W max (available in wattage reduced 12W or 20W max.)