halogen light installed - buzzing noise


Postby Kirsten » Wed Dec 05, 2007 9:05 pm

Recently installed a halogen light fitting with 10 arm x 20w 12v G4 bulbs.

The light switch is a 2 x dimmer (1 for the above light, 1 for 2 x 100w normal bulb wall lights).

When the wall lights are on everything is ok. When the ceiling light is on there is a buzzing noise emitted from the light and also the dimmer does not work effectively - does not respond to dimmer as efficiently as the wall lights.

Can anyone advise (a) what the problem may be, and (b) how to rectify it?

Many thanks in advance
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Postby 333rocky333 » Wed Dec 05, 2007 10:13 pm

dimmer has to be compatible with the transformer,a standard tungsten lamp dimmer, will dim the normal bulbs ok, but possibly not the low volt light, check light instructions regarding dimming
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