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Wiring a Switch for a Light Fixture

By Dave Rongey - Summary:

How can I identify light switch wiring? Light switch wiring for light fixtures, wiring diagrams about wiring light switches.

Light Switch Wiring

Electrical Question: How can I identify light switch wiring?

This electrical wiring question came from: James, a Handyman.

Dave’s Reply:
Thanks for your electrical wiring question James.

How to Identify Light Switch Wiring

Application: Wiring for Light Switch.
Skill Level: Intermediate to Advanced – Best performed by a Licensed Electrician.
Tools Required: Basic Electricians Pouch Hand Tools and Power Tools for installing electrical wiring, and Voltage Tester.
Estimated Time: Depends on personal level experience and ability to work with hand tools.
Precaution: Identify the lighting circuit, turn it OFF and Tag it with a Note before working with the wiring.

Diagrams to Identify Light Switch Wiring

The Following will assist you with Light Switch Wiring

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Wiring a Light Switch – Diagram 1
Fully explained pictures and wiring diagrams about wiring light switches describing the most common switches starting with photo diagram 1.

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