landing light

Postby gnewberry » Mon Aug 13, 2007 2:07 pm

I have been trying to change my landing light for a new one. I am having problems identifing which wire goes where.

I have 4 feeds

3 of Black, red, & earth
1 of 2 reds & 1 earth ( neither of the red wires have any markings on them.)

I need to fit these into a basic 4 position terminal block

Can anyone help
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Postby thedoctor » Mon Aug 13, 2007 5:51 pm

See the project on replacing a light fitting.
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Postby sparx » Mon Aug 13, 2007 10:45 pm

Hi, put either 1 of the reds from twin red to live of light, put all 4 blks to Neutral of light, put remaining 3 reds in 4th (spare) term block not connecting to fitting, put all earths to E of light,

you actually have 1 tw/e too many so it's possible u have 2 lights in same room? If so it will not sw. off! Don't panic.....
remove reds one by one from spare term until the other light goes off, reconnect it with the single red in the lights L term.

regards SPARX
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Postby gnewberry » Tue Aug 14, 2007 7:43 am

Many thanks,

Once i knew about the 2 red wires it was quite simple and job only took a couple of minutes.
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