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Old 08-03-2010, 10:43 PM   #1
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Cover to hide wire?


We recently just put in new cupboards and put puck lighting underneath. The wire is not something I could not live with but there has to be something out there that can cover it and make it a little more attractive. Does anyone know of anything that would work?
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I don't care for Wiremold myself but it does serve a purpose.

I can't find a quick easy place to show you much but here is a pic of one type. It can be had in metal or plastic versions and a variety of sizes


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It almost needs to be a material contour forming stuff. The wiremold will be tough to use.
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Seems to me the cover has to either look like a cover to hide wires, or must offer 1-1/2 inches of protection from driven nails or screws, witness the requirement that wires strung through the walls must be 1-1/4 inches in from the edges of studs. (Allow 1/4" for the wall covering which could be Masonite.)
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It almost needs to be a material contour forming stuff. The wiremold will be tough to use.

I must be misunderstanding what you are doing then. What would this have to conform to? With wire mold, you cut it to fit straight runs and then you purchase 90 angles to turn it the direction you need to go.

maybe if you could post a pic of what you are trying to cover it would help.
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We recently just put in new cupboards and put puck lighting underneath. The wire is not something I could not live with but there has to be something out there that can cover it and make it a little more attractive. Does anyone know of anything that would work?
I assume u are talking about the wires linking each puck light to one another ?

How high are ur caninets installed ?

Im surprised u can see the wires (unless ofcourse they are left dangling)
Do you have a cabinet base deco trim piece installed ?

wire mould is a good idea (as stated in a previous post) or maybe even a type of flexible wire loom and a clip or two holding it up in place.

A pic would be better though.

let us know.....
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