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2 way switch

Postby trevor123 » Sun Jan 20, 2008 1:12 am

hi, i recently purchased a new switch as our old had tarnished, turns out the new switch is 1 gang 2 way and the old switch was 1 gang 1 way. the new switch has L1, L2 and COM inside and earth in the casing. which terminal do i use for 1 way switching please? many thanks
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Postby kbrownie » Sun Jan 20, 2008 7:34 am

Hi trevor123,
Red or Brown switch to common (c)
Black or Blue switch wire to L1 but would work in L2
Earth to earth terminal
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