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Drawing plans and writing a BOM and looking for what that part is called. I brought pictures!

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I don't know the proper term for that part.

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It's officially called a conduit body, but is sometimes called an LB by tradesmen.

It's known as an "LB", because the outlet (or inlet I guess) is on the back (ell back). There are also "LR" (ell right), "LL" (ell left), "T" (tee), "C" (cee), and "SLB" (service ell back) type conduit bodies available.

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SLB not pictured.

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