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Old 08-27-2013, 10:38 PM   #1
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siding mount, not octagonal?


I've got some exterior lamps I'd like to install on cement lap siding. I do not want to use the typical Arlington octagonal or round mounts. I'd prefer something rectangular, as that's the shape of the lamp base. I'm not having a lot of luck finding anything like that. Any suggestions?

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Old 08-28-2013, 07:33 AM   #2
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I've got some exterior lamps I'd like to install on cement lap siding. I do not want to use the typical Arlington octagonal or round mounts. I'd prefer something rectangular, as that's the shape of the lamp base. I'm not having a lot of luck finding anything like that. Any suggestions?
arlington makes a very wide varity of boxes for almost any application .... including for the meter ...


http://www.aifittings.com/catalog/si...unting-blocks/


http://www.aifittings.com/catalog/

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Lumber yards, box stores all sell Cedar mounting blocks in a variety of shapes and sizes or you can make your own easy enough.
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My local Lowes carry a rectangular one that has the built in outlet and there's also a panel that can be snapped over the box that makes into a jumbo for larger carriage style lamps.
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