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Adding Light Fixtures to 4-Way Switch Wiring

How to Wire a 4-Way Switch Light for Light Fixtures – The 3-wire that runs between does not have a neutral wire, and besides, you would not have the correct switching sequence as the final common to the light fixtures from the end 3-way switch.

Adding Light Fixtures to Existing 4-Way Light Switches

Electrical Question:Is it possible to have two light fixtures between four switches?

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This electrical wiring question came from: Ramon, a Homeowner from Gilroy, CA.
Additional Comments: Like the site. It has provided much guidance on my home addition.

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Thanks for your electrical wiring question Ramon.

How to Wire a 4-Way Switch Light for Light Fixtures

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Fully explained 4 way switch diagrams. 4-way switches are a convenient way to operate lighting fixtures from three or more locations. The electrical wiring adds additional wiring to the same principles of 3-way switching.


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