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L-Box, Type 1

Bulletin Number:

  • DWS1
  • Industry Standards:

    UL 2416 Listed; File No. E230874 UL 508A Listed; Type 1; File Number E61997 cUL Listed per CSA C22.2 No. 182.4; File No. E230874 Ventilation complies with UL 60950 Designed in accordance with BICSI TDMM Tenth edition, Chapter 7, Telecommunication Enclosures (TE) EIA 310-D IEC 60529, IP30
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    The low-profile, vertically-oriented L-Box wall-mount cabinet is extremely versatile and can be used in public settings to mount, store and protect network equipment, patch panels and connections. The hinged, L-shaped door provides full access on two sides to installed equipment while fixed rack angles accommodate varying equipment sizes.


  • Spring-loaded, self-retained hinge pins allow door removal
  • 120-degree door opening
  • Quarter-turn latches with key lock
  • One set of fixed rack angles is included on 24- and 36-in. (610- and 914-mm) tall models and two on 48-in. (1219-mm) tall models
  • Rack angles on 36-in. (914-mm) models can be positioned either at the top or the bottom of the cabinet
  • 36- and 48-in. (914- and 1219-mm) tall models have space for patch panel or shelf brackets
  • Knockouts for 4-in. (102-mm) fan on top and bottom of cabinet
  • Wiring knockouts (7/8 in., 1-3/8 in., and 3 in.) on top and bottom of cabinet & Two 3-in. cable entry knockouts on back
  • Multiple cable tie-down points on back of cabinet
  • Keyhole mounting slots spaced 16.00 in. (406 mm) on center for easy cabinet mounting
  • Includes package of twenty 10-32 mounting screws
  • Specifications:

  • Manufactured from 14 gauge mild steel
  • Self-grounding mounting angles made of 12 gauge plated steel
  • Bonding provision on door
  • Ground stud on body
  • EIA Universal 5/8 - 5/8 - 1/2 in. rack angle mounting hole pattern matches industry standards. Holes are tapped 10-32
  • Finish:

    Pretreated steel coated with RAL 7035 light-gray textured, low-gloss polyester powder paint. Other finishes available—contact Hoffman Customer Service

    Load Ratings:

    75 lb. (34.0 kg)
    Drawings and Technical Publications are available by clicking the "Items" tab. Select your desired Catalog Number and click on the Downloads tab for that particular catalog number.
    Catalog Number A in. B in. C in. Rack Units H in.
    Catalog Number A in. B in. C in. Rack Units H in.
    24 24 12.34 6 22.00
    36 24 12.34 6 34.00
    48 24 12.34 12 46.00