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[ad#block]Electrical Question: I am installing a wall sconce but the width between the wall stud and water pipe is only 1 3/4 inch. The Junction boxes seem to all come in 2 inch width. What can I use to hold up the fixture?
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This electrical question came from: Dennis, a Homeowner from Glenview, IL.

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Thanks for your electrical WIRING question Dennis.

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