United States Patent 7,282,643

7,282,643

Weatherproof receptacle cover with adapter plate

Issued:  October 16, 2007

Assignee:  Taymac Corporation (Gilbert, AZ)

Inventors:  Maltby; Edgar W. (Mesa, AZ), Shotey; Marcus J. (Scottsdale, AZ), Shotey; Michael J. (Scottsdale, AZ)

Abstract:  A convertible electrical device cover including a base plate and an adapter plate configured to accommodate an electrical device. When the convertible electrical device cover is placed in an operative position over the electrical device the adapter plate may be located between the electrical device and a rear side of the base plate. A method for installing a convertible electrical device cover is also disclosed including placing the convertible electrical device cover in an operative position over an electrical device so that an adapter plate is located between the electrical device and a rear side of a base plate.