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Old 02-20-2010, 06:44 AM   #1
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Ceiling Fan Surface Mount to Drop Mount

I moved a fan from a house we just bought to one we are selling. I want to convert a surface mount to a drop mount, as ceiling is higher. Can I buy a kit to do this. I susupect I would have to add extensions to the wires.
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Old 02-20-2010, 08:24 AM   #2
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You may be able to purchase a drop rod kit for your fan. Not all fans are convertible to drop installation.
Answers based on the National Electrical Code. Local amendments may apply. Check with your local building officials.
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