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#201241 - 05/22/11 10:41 AM Shower Fan  
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Any one know of a shower/light combo rated for an enclosed shower. The tile installer is calling it steam rated? I have 4" Juno cans and shower rated trims. My understanding is they are not rated for fully enclosed showers?


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#201244 - 05/22/11 12:57 PM Re: Shower Fan [Re: Obsaleet]  
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I believe a fixture for a wet location and a totally enclosed trim with a gasket will do fine.

If this helps you any. This could be a regular can but since they (sauna company) sells it we can assume it is steam rated?????

http://www.cedarbrooksauna.com/store/sauna-wet-rated-4-recessed-ceiling-light.html


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#201250 - 05/22/11 08:28 PM Re: Shower Fan [Re: Obsaleet]  
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Niko, That looks like the Juno can and trim I have. Which I have since found out is wet location listed. As for the fan I'm going with a remote unit, will use 1 opening for shower and 1 for bathroom itself. I did find a fan/ light that was wet rated also. I'd be interested in any other ideas if anyone has one.

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#201251 - 05/22/11 08:28 PM Re: Shower Fan [Re: Obsaleet]  
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Thanks Niko! smile


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#201335 - 05/28/11 09:11 PM Re: Shower Fan [Re: Obsaleet]  
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I believe if the fixture is rated for wet location, I don't see why it couldn't be used. The manufacture might want the fixture to be GFI protected though. It has to be installed as per the manufacture specs..


#201340 - 05/28/11 09:22 PM Re: Shower Fan [Re: Obsaleet]  
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I was thumbing through the Dale Electric catalog and I saw a few fan/light combos that were "wet location" rated and they did say with GFCI right in the ad.


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