COMMERCIAL SPECIFICATION GRADE
15 AND 20 AMPERE AC QUIET
SWITCHES SIDE WIRED, TOGGLE
15 and 20 ampere AC Switches shall be Leviton Commercial Specification Grade AC Quiet Switches, side wired, self-grounding when installed in
grounded metal wall boxes. Single pole, double pole, 3-way and 4-way toggle, lighted toggle, single pole or 3-way shall be as scheduled on plan.
These devices meet current Federal Specification W-S 896, and are UL Listed-File No. E 7458.
• Full-rated current capacity on fluorescent, tungsten and resistive loads;
motor load capacity is up to 80% of switch current rating
• Large silver-cadium oxide contacts minimize pitting welding, thereby
maximizing current flow and extending life
• All molded parts are thick sectioned thermoplastic, for high impact
• Single-pole, double-pole, 3-way and 4-way switches are available with
brown, ivory, white, gray and almond toggles; lighted toggles available in
white and ivory.
• Equipped with green, hexagonal grounding screw
• Terminal screws are triple combination head, straight slot, Philips,
Robertson, #8-32 brass, backed out and staked for rapid wiring; accept
up to #10 copper or copper clad wire,
• Heavy-gauge zinc plated steel mounting strap for maximum strength;
washer-type breakoff plaster ears facilitate flush alignment in wall box
• Fast, easy installation offered through .92" shallow body design
.86 inch shallow body for fast, easy installation
• For lighted toggle versions, toggle is illuminated when
power to load is off
• Covered by Leviton’s Limited Ten-Year Warranty
UL 20 Test
(For all 15 and 20A-120/277V AC ratings)
100 cycles of overload at 4.8 times rated current
10,000 tungsten lamp load at rated current
10,000 cycles of resistance load at rated current
10,000 cycles of inductive load at rated current
Temperature rise test at rated current (30°C above ambient max. temperature rise allowed)
Brass, copper, white (lighted) and green (ground) identified in accordance with UL-20
Up to #10 AWG for 15 & 20 Amp, copper or copper clad only
Color coded covers; ratings on devices
-40°C to 65°C
TESTING AND CODE COMPLIANCE
All switches listed herein are made in compliance with NEMA, ANSI and UL Standards, and are verified by Underwriters Laboratories to meet
current Federal Specification W-S 896 through tests UL 20 and NEMA Heavy Duty Performance Tests WD-1, as required by GSA. Tests
included (in part) are for Current Overload, Temperature Rise, Non-Inductive Endurance and Tungsten Filament Lamp Endurance.
These switches are suitable for use in accordance with federal, state, county, municipal and local codes, including the National Electric Code
and OSHA Code.
LEVITON’S LIMITED TEN-YEAR WARRANTY
This warranty gives you specific legal rights, and you may also have other rights which vary in different states and countries. LEVITON warrants to the original consumer
purchaser that this product is free of defects in materials and workmanship for 10 years from purchase date. Leviton will correct such deficits by repair or replacement, at
its option, if the product is returned prepaid, with proof of purchase date, to Leviton Manufacturing Company, Inc., Attn.: Quality Assurance Department, 59-25 Little
Neck Parkway, Little Neck NY 11362-2591. This warranty does not cover labor for removal or reinstallation of the product and is void on any product installed
improperly or in an improper environment, overloaded, misused, opened, abused or altered in any manner. Leviton limits the duration of any implied warranty of
merchantability to 10 years and excludes incidental or consequential damages for breach of any warranty on this product. Some jurisdictions may not allow limitations
on how long an implied warranty lasts, or the exclusion or limitation of incidental or consequential damages, so the above exclusions or limitations may not apply to you.
Leviton Mfg. Co., Inc.
59-25 Little Neck Pkwy • Little Neck, NY 11362-2591 • Tech Line: 1-800-824-3005 • Fax: 1-800-832-9538
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