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Aluminum Profile "D" 8 ft Recessed Application
Slim recessed mounted Aluminum Channel 8ft, 0.6" Wide with flange (0.83"), ideally used for under cabinet lighting, showcase lighting, closets, toe-kick lighting, and stair tread lighting. Stocked and shipped from Miami, FL.
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Due to new shipping size restrictions, 94" is the MAX size for free shipping. 96" housings are available upon request with a shipping surcharge. Contact-Us Today for more information
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Product Code: ALUMD8

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Description Product Specs

Aluminum Profile " D" is our most popular, compact recessed housing for LED strips. Requiring less than 1/2" of recessed depth, Aluminum Profile "D" can be used with our DOTLESS LED strips to create dot-free, evenly diffused lines of light making it a beautiful addition to any cabinet, closet, or kitchen. Made of premium anodized aluminum, Aluminum Profile "D" maximizes the lifetime of your LEDs with its excellent heat-dissipation qualities. Aluminum Profile "D" universally works with any waterproof or non-waterproof LED strip up to 0.47" (12mm) wide. Aluminum Profile "D" is conveniently sold in 8ft lengths as a completed kit including a pair of end-caps, and one premium polycarbonate UV resistant frosted lens. Order today to discretely accent your projects! View Spec Sheet Here!


  • Most Popular Recessed Profile for Cabinets!

  • Slim and compact design makes it ideal for discrete applications

  • Flange conceals any rough-cuts in wood and drywall.

  • Easy to achieve DOTLESS and even lighting

  • Maximizes lifetime rating of any LED strip by drawing out heat.

  • Protects LED Strips from water and damaging elements.

  • Well-stocked and ready to ship from our Miami, FL facility.



8' (Actual Size 94", 96" available w/ shipping surcharge)


0.70" (0.98" w/ flange)





Max Light Output

Medium (3 Watts/ft)

Max Strip Width

0.47" (12mm)

An incredibly popular solution for illuminating cabinets, closets, and more! Our Aluminum Profile "D" can be combined with our DOTLESS LED strips to make evenly diffused, dot-free flush mounted lighting in any space. Compact design requires less than 1/2" of recessed depth. Use in outdoor applications to provide added waterproofing to wet-rated LED strips.

Install LED Aluminum housing "D" by first creating a groove or cavity in the desired cabinet, drywall, or shelf.

Mounting Method #1 (Use of Adhesive)

  1. Clean mounting surface (groove) of dust and residue.

  2. Apply all purpose caulking/adhesive

  3. Install assembled fixture

Mounting Method #2 (Counter-Sunk Screws)

  1. Screw Aluminum housing into cavity (counter-sink screws so LED strip has flat surface to install onto.

  2. Attach LED Strips onto Aluminum housing over counter-sunk screws


To cut your aluminum profiles and make your lighting fixtures a custom length, simply snap the lens onto the profile, and place the channel onto a miter saw with the lens facing down. By doing this you can easily cut both the channel and lens to your desired length at the same time.

DOTLESS Lighting!

To achieve dot-free evenly diffused lighting in Aluminum Profile "D" choose from the following DOTLESS LED strips.
12V DOTLESS White LED Strip (Most Popular!)
24V DOTLESS White LED Strip

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Color Changing and True White LED Strip (RGBW). For true white and color changing functionality. 9" Sample including diffuser lens for GlowbackLED Aluminum Profile D for LED Strip Lighting. Included Lens, diffuser. Add on LED Strips and other components Extra lens for aluminum extrusion, housing, profile D for bright LED Strip and LED Strip lighting. Available in clear or frosted finishing. Designer UH-CRI LED Strip 3528 120/M 16foot Roll. High CRi, R9 and R13 values for a top quality source of light
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Extra pair of end caps for aluminum profile, housing, extrusion for LED Strips type D. Includes one power-feed end-cap and one closed end-cap. Finished to match aluminum extrusion, housing finish finish. Commercial (Architectural) Grade Color Changing RGB LED Strip. Med Density (60/M), High Output (3 Watts/foot), 16ft Roll, 5050 RGB Chip. Use in cove lighting, cabinet lighting, holiday lighting, hospitality lighting. 24V UL-Listed Pro LED Strip 3528 240/M: High Output LED Lighting. Super Bright LED Strip for retail lighting fixtures, retail displays, high color rendering

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5 of 5 December 12, 2018
Reviewer: Gary Eldridge from Woonsocket, RI United States  

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5 of 5 LED strip lighting November 21, 2018
Reviewer: Amy  
Great customer service!

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5 of 5 Easy December 13, 2017
Reviewer: John OBrien from Mansfield, MA United States  
Very reasonable rates. Fast delivery. Product packaged well.

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2 of 5 Order#5590. Lens does not fit correctly December 13, 2017
Reviewer: Omer Gadoury from Winchendon, MA United States  
the lens is not wide enough to stay in the channel and sags down in several places.  did I receive the wrong lens or is this a defect?  How can this issue be rectified?

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5 of 5 Long delicate pieces March 7, 2016
Reviewer: Anonymous Person from San Jose, CA United States  
I didn't need to worry about these 8 ft long delicate pieces; packaging was first-rate!! Extremely strong mailing tube, like that a lot.

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