3 Inch Wide Recess, 94" Flush Mounted Aluminum Profile Y3 for LED Strips

SKU:
ALUMY3F-94
Availability:
Usually Ships in 24 Hours
Project Support Dotless LED fixtures
Due to shipping size restrictions, 94 inches is the MAX size for free shipping. You can select full-size 8ft (96 Inch) under product options before adding them to your cart, you will be charged with a FEDEX OVERSIZE fee at checkout.

Volume discount rates

Below are the available volume discount rates for each individual item when you purchase a certain amount

Buy 10 - 24 and pay only $158.56 each
Buy 25 - 49 and pay only $150.21 each
Buy 50 - 99 and pay only $146.04 each
Buy 100 or above and pay only $141.87 each
$166.90

/ Description

Aluminum Profile "Y3" is a 3 Inch wide recessed housing for high output LED's which is suitable for general or accent lighting applications. It creates a dramatic 3" wide line of seamless, evenly diffused DOTLESS lighting. It is our widest variant of the "Y" series channels and can accommodate up to two rows of high-output LED strips with 2.55 Inch (64.8 mm) of interior space, and properly disperse heat from the strips maximizing their lifetime. Aluminum Profile "Y3" is conveniently sold in 8ft lengths as a completed kit including one pair of end-caps, (3) sets of spring-activated drywall-retaining clips, and a durable premium PC frosted lens (diffuser). View Spec Sheet Here!


Features


  • Use to create Dramatic 3 Inch Wide Recessed Lighting Designs

  • Modern and elegant look that is adaptable to almost any space.

  • Suitable for High-Output General Lighting

  • Maximizes Lifetime of LED strips by dissipating heat.

  • Easily recessable

  • Protect strips from the elements

  • Well-Stocked and Ready to Ship from our Miami, FL facility.

Quick Specs

Length

8ft (Actual Size 94", 96" available with shipping surcharge)

Width

2.92 Inch (3.53" w/ flange)

Height

1.31 Inch (1.38" w/ flange)

Lens

Frosted

Max Light Output

High (10 Watts/ft)

Max Strip Width

2.55 Inch (64.8mm)


Applications

One of our most popular LED channels! Aluminum Profile "Y3" can be used to create beautiful 3" wide recessed lighting. High capacity makes this housing suitable for general lighting applications. It can be seamlessly installed to make continuous runs of evenly diffused lighting up to any length (use joining hardware). It can be used in homes, offices, and commercial spaces and is adaptable with almost any design or space.


Installation

With aluminum profile "Y3", one must have the required minimum depth (1.375"). The housing can be screwed directly into framing or solid ceiling above the drywall or can be installed using drywall retaining clips.


Mounting Method #1 (Direct Screw)

  1. Create hole specific to your mounting screw diameter in the center of the housing. If using a single row of high-output LED tape make sure to counter-sink hole so screw will sit flush with housing.

  2. Anchor housing to framing or solid ceiling using screws.

  3. Install LED strip over mounting screw (if applicable).


Mounting Method #2 (Drywall Retaining Clips)

  1. Create cavity for lighting. Note: spring activated clips require 4 Inch of clearance from cavity to solid ceiling, and 3" from center of profile to framing (opens up inside ceiling).

  2. Squeeze clips together as you install light fixture so they can go inside of cavity. As recessed LED housing is inserted, clips will engage and "latch" onto drywall inside of your ceiling.



Cutting

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. We recommend using a NEW fine tooth blade to cut your aluminum channels for LED strips. The diffuser/lens is fragile and will easily break with an old blade. The easiest way to avoid breaking a lens or diffuser is to lower the saw blade slowly while cutting.


DOTLESS Lighting!

To achieve dot-free evenly diffused lighting in Aluminum Profile "Y3" choose from the following DOTLESS LED strips.
12V DOTLESS White LED Strip (Most Popular!)
24V DOTLESS White LED Strip


Best Used with the Following GlowbackLED Products


Extra Pair of Endcaps for Aluminum Profile Y3
Extra Lens/Diffuser for Aluminum Profile Y3
Sample of Aluminum Profile Y3
UL-Listed White LED Strips
RGB Color Changing LED Strips
RGBW Color Changing and White LED Strips
Dimmable and Nondimmable Power Supplies
Connectors
Recessed Flush Mounted 3 Inch Wide 96 Inch Aluminum Profile Y3
Project Support Dotless LED fixtures
Due to shipping size restrictions, 94 inches is the MAX size for free shipping. You can select full-size 8ft (96 Inch) under product options before adding them to your cart, you will be charged with a FEDEX OVERSIZE fee at checkout.
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/Product Specs

Specifications

Make sure to review product specs before purchasing LED strip. Contact-Us for assistance with product specs, application, or installation: 1-800-679-4902 | M-F | 9AM-5PM EST | Sales@bluegateinc.com

Length 8ft (Actual Size 94", 96" available with shipping surcharge)
Width 2.95 Inch (or 3.56" w/ flange)
Height 1.40 Inch
Lens Frosted
Max Light Output High (10 Watts/ft)
Max Strip Width 2.57 Inch (65.4mm)
Spec Sheet:
Mount Type:
Recess w/ Flange/Trim
Suggested MAX Wattage:
10 Watts/ft
Light Output:
High Output
MAX LED Strip Width:
Over 20 mm
Profile Width:
2 -3 Inches
Profile Height:
1 - 2 Inches
Profile Length:
8ft
Applications:
General Lighting
Applications:
Commercial/Office Lighting
Applications:
Retail and Museum Lighting
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