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ceiling light wiring

Postby clint » Sun Aug 17, 2008 6:06 pm


ive just been doin up my front room and have fitted new light switch+ plug sockets+wall light.

i had a new ceiling fitted and the plastier took down the light so i didnt see how it was wired up

ive got a new ceiling light to fit.

right the problem is theres 3xgangs of wires

1 x mains
1x wall light
1x switch

now where do i put them all as i know i need to loop the lights aswell.

please help
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Postby ericmark » Sun Aug 17, 2008 10:14 pm

You can look in projects which will give you some idea and also on my web site which is a wiring diagram and may help you work out what is going on.
But wall lights do not always follow standard wiring and if not don't think I can help much.

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