Around the House: Installing a Dimmer Switch
Why use the dimmer switch: The dimmer increases the flexibility and control of lighting while reducing energy consumption, and the dimmer is great for rooms that provide a variety of functions, such as restaurants, family rooms and
By dimming the lamp by 10%, you can save 10% of the energy for the lamp and double the life of the bulb.
Turn the dim lights to 50% to save 40% of the energy and light bulbs and extend the duration by 20 times.
Triac components in dimmers actually cycle on and off the lights very quickly-
Up to 120 times per second, the longer the light is on and off, the brighter the light output.
Similarly, the longer the light opening time is compared to the light opening, the lower the light output, energy saving is an important consideration: before dealing with this simple work, it is important to know your switch type and power level. The new dimmer switch should be rated according to the total power of the fixture.
Eight chandeliers of 100
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Do not use a standard dimmer for the fan, otherwise you will run out of options for the dimmer: you can purchase a rotary dimmer (
, Looks like a standard switch or comes with an independent on-
Turn off the switch so that the dimmer will turn on at the level you choose. There is even a desk light dimmer switch that can be plugged in, like an extension cord for the instant dimmer function the department assistant can help you determine the best option for the project to install the dimmer: 1)
Power off the circuit in main service panel 2)
Remove standard light switch
Connect the wire lead of the dimmer switch to the circuit wire using the wire connector-
The switch leads are interchanged and can be connected to either of the two electrical routes-
If you happen to have a third dimmer switch (green)
Wire, this is the ground lead;
Connect it to the bare copper ground wireNote of the grounding metal electric box or circuit: A three-
The dimmer has an extra wire lead.
This \"public\" wire is connected to a common circuit wire. On a three-
Road switch, the darkest connection of ordinary circuit wires (or copper)
Screw terminals on old switches;
It can also be marked with the word COMMON on the switch itself.
There\'s only one of three.
The switch can be a dimmer switch;
Both switches can turn the fixture on and off, but only one switch can control its strength.
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