View wall plate sizes with rectangular or square openings to find a configuration for switch, controller, outlet, etc.
Sizes listed below are for the square or rectangle cutout.
Shape: nearly square
Size: 9/16" W x 13/16" H
Uses: for phone jacks, cable jacks & ethernet jacks.
Shape: small rectangle
Size: 7/16" W x 15/16" H
Uses: Fits a toggle light switch, toggle dimmer, or rotary dimmer.
Find plates with toggle cutouts.
Also available on a variety of combination switch plates.
Fat Toggle Size
Shape: taller rounded rectangle
Size: 1/2" W x 1-3/8" H
Uses: covers vintage wide toggle light switches
Get this cover for a single fat toggle switch or cover 2 fatter toggles.
9 Pin Plate Opening
Use: connects a 9-pin serial port computer cable for VGA monitors
15 Pin Plate Opening
Size: 7/16" W x 1-1/8" H
Use: for 15-pin serial port computer monitor cable
Touch Plate 5000 Series Opening
Shape: medium rectangle
Size: 1-1/8" W x 5/8" H
Uses: fits 5000 series Touch Plate buttons.
Shop covers for:
Old GE Switch Cutout
Size: 1-3/32" W x 21/32" H
Uses: Plate opening fits old General Electric and Bryant low voltage light switches.
Get plates with up to 6 switch openings when you shop old GE plates.
New GE Switch Opening
Size: 1-9/32" W x 49/64" H
Use: fits new, currently manufactured GE low voltage switches.
Find covers with up to 12 low voltage switch openings when you shop all new GE covers.
Tandem Modular 8-Wire Connector
Size: 1.45" W x .75" H
Use: fits over tandem 8-wire data connectors
Vintage Square Receptacle Opening
Shape: rounded square
Size: 1-5/16"W x 1-3/8" H
Use: Rounded square opening for an old Sierra Electric square receptacle.
Retractable Awning Cover Opening
Sizes: 3 options available:
Uses: fits retractable Somfy awning switches.
Opening for Leviton Centura Button Switch
Shape: narrow rectangle
Size: 15/16"W x 1-27/32" H
Touch Plate Genesis Line
Shape: vertical rectangle cutout
Size: 27/32" W x 1-23/32" H
Use: for Touch Plate Genesis lighting buttons.
Get Genesis series plates for:
Sierra Electrica Triplex Receptacle Opening
Shape: tall rectangle opening
Size: 1-1/16" W x 2-29/32" H
Touch Plate Classic Switch Opening
Shape: large rectangle plate opening (nearly square)
Size: 1-9/16" W x 2" H
Uses: fits Touch Plate's Classic series button units.
Shop these plates:
1-Gang Classic covers for 4 or 6 buttons.
2-Gang Classic covers for 8 or 12 switches.
Shape: large, rounded rectangle
Size: 1-5/16" W x 2-5/8" H
Uses: for Decora rocker switches, block & GFCI outlets, slide dimmers, fan controls, Touch Plate Ultra switches, modular frames, stacked rocker switches & rocker shaped inserts.
Shop rocker plates for 1 to 10 devices.
Rocker openings are commonly found on combo cover plates.
Touch Plate Ultra Series Opening
Shape: "decora" rocker rectangle cutout
Size: 1-9/32" W x 2-19/32" H
Uses: Screwless plate fits rocker sized devices including Touch Plate's Ultra Line of low voltage switches.
Fire Alarm Opening
Shape: largest rounded rectangle opening
Size: 1-27/32" W x 2-23/32" H
Uses: for a hard-wired fire alarm.