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How To Wire a Digital Timer For a Lighting Control Panel

A digital timer provides a set of contacts which are used for the control circuit of the main lighting contactor or lighting relay. The control circuit requires…

Electrical Question from Amr about 220 Volt Wiring Diagram
Background: Amr, a Electrician from Egypt
Question: I want to know the wiring diagram of the digital timer with contactor in light control panel.

Dave’s Reply:
Thanks for your electrical question Amr. A digital timer provides a set of contacts which are used for the control circuit of the main lighting contactor or lighting relay. The control circuit requires a separate power source that matches the lighting contactor coil voltage. This voltage will depend on your specific application having to do with distance and other factors.

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