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DBX1000M Metal Dryer Outlet Box with Trim Ring

Size: 4” (for 2x4 framing) & 6” (for 2x6 framing)

Description:

The DBX1000M Metal Dryer Outlet Vent Box with snap-on trim ring. The DBX1000M dryer outlet box enclosures are powder-coated white, 22 gauge steel, and come in two sizes 4″ (For a 2×4 wall) or a 6″ size. (For a 2×6 wall) This dryer vent enclosure can also be used for down venting, just simply turn the box upside down. The DBX1000M also comes with a snap-on trim ring.

Part Numbers:

DBX1000M-6  (for 2×6 framing)
DBXMBT6 (Metal dryer vent box & trim ring)
DBXMB6 (Metal Dryer Vent Box)
DBXMT (Metal trim ring)

DBX1000M-4 (for 2×4 framing)
DBXMBT4 (Metal dryer vent box & trim ring)
DBXMB4 (Metal dryer vent box)
DBXMT (Metal trim ring)

Packaging:

The DBX1000M’s are packaged 10 dryer vent boxes per carton.
The metal trim rings are packaged in a separate carton, 10 trim rings per carton

Dimensions:

  • The DBX1000M-6 dryer vent box is 19” ½ tall and 12” ½ wide & 5” ½ deep.
  • The DBX10000M-4 dryer vent box is 19” ½ tall and 12” ½ wide & 3” ½ deep.
  • The Metal trim ring fits both the 4’’ & 6’’ size dryer vent box. 19” ½ tall and 12” ½ wide.

Benefits:

  • Made out of 22 Gauge metal and is powder coated white to match the washer box.
  • The snap on trim ring helps eliminate extra drywall, caulking and paint repairs.
  • The required length identification label that is attached inside the DBX1000M saves you money and time.
  • We are the only company who includes it while other companies charge you a few dollars for it separately.
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Architects & Engineering:

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Building Code:

APPROVED FOR SINGLE AND MULTI-FAMILY CONSTRUCTION
DBX1000M-4 MEETS THE REQUIREMENTS FOR A 1 HOUR FIRESTOP SYSTEM
**see installation instructions below


INTERNATIONAL MECHANICAL CODE
SECTION 504
CLOTHES DRYER EXHUAST

SECTION 504.2 EXHAUST PENETRATIONS
Where a clothes dryer exhaust duct penetrates  a wall or ceiling membrane, the annular space shall be sealed with noncombustible material, approved fire caulking or a noncombustible dryer exhaust duct wall receptacle.

SECTION 1502.4.6
“LENGTH IDENTIFICATION”
This section requires the installer to provide a tag or label within 6′ of the dryer exhaust stating how many elbows  and length of the dryer exhaust until it exits the residence.

CONSTRUCTION SOLUTIONS PROVIDES THE LABEL INSIDE THE DRYER VENT BOX AT NO COST TO MEET THE BUILDING CODE REQUIREMENT.

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Installation Instructions:

1 Hour Fire Rated Dryer Box

Dbx1000m-4 meets the requirements for a 1 hour firestop system. Dbx1000m-4 complies with important safety standards and is designed to be used with a proven firestop system.

Our dryer vent boxes are designed for safety and convenience. Our 1 Hour Fire Rated Dryer Vent Box is built for the most demanding applications. All of our dryer outlet box products feature easy installation, long-lasting materials and superior craftsmanship. With our products, you can be sure that your dryer vent is up to code and provides years of trouble-free operation.

Our 1 hour fire rated dryer box is perfect for tight spaces and meets all of the local codes for dryer vents. It’s designed with multiple knockouts for flexible installation options and comes in three convenient sizes.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Yes, absolutely. In fact, it is a 1 hour fire-rated dryer box and recommended for through penetration F&T fire rated systems.

The DBX1000M Metal Dryer Vent Box With Snap-On Trim Ring is engineered for single-family houses, townhouses, and apartment buildings.

Electrical installations for dryers should be within 6 feet of the unit. And the height can be anywhere between 34-36 inches from the ground depending on local building codes.

Yes, these enclosures are suitable for both electric and gas dryers. Safe and convenient to install, so you have nothing to worry about.  Read product instructions for installation or consult a local technician for the job.

Yes, absolutely. In fact, The DBX1000M4 is a 1 hour fire-rated dryer box and recommended for through penetration F&T fire rated systems. Please see installation requirements.

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