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BossHoss24

05:19PM | 11/15/09
Member Since: 11/02/09
1 lifetime posts
wiring up a circuit with a 3 way dimmer to light to 3 way switch. Power comes into the dimmer first. can control lights on and off properly but the light will not dim. does anyone have a wiring diagram for this application? thanks..

piewicket

04:57PM | 12/01/09
Member Since: 05/24/05
6 lifetime posts
If the lights are flourescent a regular dimmer will not work properly. A dimming ballast would be needed for the Flourescents.

If the Lights are Incandenscent:

If the dimmer was connected while hot, it could have ruined the dimmer.


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