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Old 09-08-2017, 10:18 AM   #1
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Stainless steel exterior receptacle covers with exposed screws?

I have been looking for a cover for the external electrical outlet in SS.

Looking online, I found the one in the bottom photo, a Pass and Seymour WPH26, and had the local electrical supply order it:

What came in was the top photo, a Pass and Seymour WPH26 with the screw holes exposed.

Anyone using a cover similar to the top with the exposed screw holes? If you have, are there any issues with water intrusion because of the screw holes?

I do realize that these covers are not "weather proof", but they are still used externally.


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If you have concerns about the screw holes seal the screws with dumb dumb before tightening them down or place small O rings in the screws.

I think you are tilting at wind mills being concerned about a leak at the screws.
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