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        The Purple Box PURPLEBOX-12Buy | Live Wire Cover 100 x 60mm IP4X | 12-Pack
        $81.84 $74.40 ex. GST

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        The Purple Box PURPLEBOX-12Buy | Live Wire Cover 100 x 60mm IP4X | 12-Pack

        The Purple Box is an essential live wire cover for temporary use during renovations and construction projects. Smaller than standard power points and light switches, it allows mains power to remain safely on while other trades complete their work.

        The Purple Box fits over live cables and is compatible with all generic types of mounting plates used in Australia, including C-clips, Stud plates, and Wall boxes. It is IP4X rated and achieves an IP44 rating when properly sealed with silicone or caulking.

        This cover resolves common safety hazards, reduces the need for cable disconnection, and facilitates safer, more efficient work environments.

        Wire Cover Features:

        • Compact Design: Smaller than standard power points and light switches, allowing safe continuation of mains power during renovations.
        • Universal Compatibility: Fits all standard mounting plates and boxes used in Australia, such as C-clips, Stud plates, and Wall boxes.
        • IP4X Rated: Designed as an electrical barrier with an IP44 rating achievable with proper silicone or caulking.
        • Safety and Compliance: Conforms to AS/NZS3000:2018, ensuring safety and reducing hazards and potential fines.
        • Ease of Use: Simple installation over live cables allows electricians and other trades to work without disconnecting power.
        • 12-bundle: This bundle contains 12 Purple Boxes.


        Q: What types of mounting can The Purple Box use?
        A: The Purple Box is compatible with C-clips, Stud plates, Wall boxes, and Plaster plates and can also be mounted with screws and wall plugs.

        Q: How does The Purple Box improve safety during renovations?
        A: Covering exposed live wires prevents accidental contact and allows other finishing trades to work safely around electrical installations.

        Q: What is the IP rating of The Purple Box?
        A: Initially IP4X, it reaches IP44 when sealed with silicone or caulking as per installation guidelines.



        The Product known as “The Purple Box” is a Live wire cover.
        In association with the product, THE PURPLE BOX WA PTY LTD makes no warranties of any kind, either express or implied, including but not limited to warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, of title, or of noninfringement of third party rights.
        Use of the product by a user is at the user’s risk regardless of being a licensed person in any field or profession of any kind or not. The installer of the product must deem the product suitable for use in the application they use it in.
        The Company takes no responsibility for any harm or injury sustained by a person by use /using of the product in any way, shape or form.
        This product is classed as a consumable and is known to break down after several uses, the user shall determine if it is fit for purpose and suitable for use before each use.


        These specifications and characteristics outline physical, mechanical, electrical details.

        Brand The Purple Box
        SKU PURPLEBOX-10Buy
        TYPE VALUE
        Type Electrical Accessories
        Brand The Purple Box
        Colour Purple
        Height (mm) 60
        Width (mm) 100
        Depth (mm) 27
        Material ABS Plastic
        IP Rating IPX4/IP44
        Quantity 12

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