Patent Number: 6,945,815

Title: Quick connect electrical outlet

Abstract: A method and apparatus for wiring installations that is comprised ofdesignating locations for outlet boxes 12 and wiring to an incorporatedterminal block that has connection means for installing either receptaclesor switches 36 at a later time by anyone without the need of electricalexpertise. The receptacles 12 and switches 36 have corresponding matingconnection means 16, 18 related to the previously wired outlet boxtermination blocks. The simplified wiring method allows for thereplacement of switches 36 and receptacles 12 with any other style ofswitch or receptacle having the mating connection members 16, 18.

Inventors: Mullally; James Paul (Seattle, WA)


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Expiration Date: 09/20/2013