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4”/6” Detector Base

The PAD300-6DB and PAD300-4DB are low-profile, surface-mount bases used with Potter’s addressable detectors. The base uses screw clamp terminals that accept wire ranging from 22 to 12 AWG. When installed on recessed electrical boxes, the PAD300-6DB is wide enough to completely cover the back box and the immediate surrounding area. The base is equipped with a locking tab to deter unauthorized removal of the attached detector.


  • Terminals marked with polarity to assist with installation
  • Duplicate Terminals for In-and-out SLC Wiring
  • Terminals accept 22 to 12 AWG wire sizes
  • Installs on Single Gang, Double Gang, Octagon or 4” Square Box
  • Locking tab prevents unauthorized detector removal
  • Product includes 5-year warranty
  • 6” mounting base comes with trim plate cover



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