Electricians Excelsior MN

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Harrison Electric
(763) 645-0425
3440 Kilmer Ln N
Plymouth, MN
Monday 24 Hours
Tuesday 24 Hours
Wednesday 24 Hours
Thursday 24 Hours
Friday 24 Hours
Saturday 24 Hours
Sunday 24 Hours
Circuits & Wiring, Electric Safety & Protection, Electrical Inspections, Electricians, Lighting Design & Installation, Residential Electrical Services

Sprinter Electrical Services, Inc.
(763) 546-8060
6092 Olson Memorial Hwy
Golden Walley, MN

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Harrison Electric
(612) 333-4114
Minneapolis, MN
Electric Contractors, Electric Contractors Residential, Electric Panels & Switchboards, Electric Fuses, Electric Equipment Service & Repair
24 Hours 7 Days
Payment Options
Easy Pay Financing Available O.A.C, Easy Pay Financing

Modern Electrical Solutions - Electrician
(763) 753-6068
350 South 5th St
Minneapolis, MN
Electric Contractors, Electric Contractors Residential, Electrical Designers, Electric Equipment Service & Repair, Electrical Consultants
Payment Options
American Express, MasterCard, VISA

Baker Electric Inc
(952) 474-3072
Excelsior, MN
Commercial/Institutional, Residential

Boy'S Electric, Llc
(952) 442-5096
1539 Deerfield Rd
Waconia, MN

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(612) 597-7510
P.O. Box 80239
Minneapolis, MN

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Primary Electric, Inc.
(763) 213-6262
9167 Lanewood Lane North
Maple Grove, MN

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All Things Musik
(612) 816-5282
10670 Wellington Lane N
Maple Grove, MN

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KA Electrical Services
(952) 470-9172
143 Oak Street
Excelsior, MN
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Wiring a 3-way or 4-way switch

Do you need to wire 2 switches to control the same light or lights??

Or, wire 3 switches to control the same light or lights??

Here are the instructions for wiring:

Wiring a 3-Way Switch

To use 2 switches to control the same fixture, you will need to use two 3-way switches.

Run 2-wire cable from the fixture to the first switch. Between the switches you will need to run 3-wire (with ground) cable. (The white and red wires will be the switched wires.)

In the picture below, we show power coming into the light fixture. The black (hot) wire will pass right through going to the first switch. Attach it to the white wire of the wire running to the switch. The white wire from the power source will attach to the light's white wire. The light's black wire should be attached to the black wire running to the first switch.

At the switch the white wire (hot) coming from the light, will be connected to the dark colored screw. Mark it with a black marker or paint the end black to indicate it is hot. The red and white wire of the 3-wire going to the next switch should be attached to the light colored screws. Connect the black wire of the 3 wire cable to the black coming into the switch from the light.

At the second switch, attach the black wire to the dark screw and the white and red to the light colored screws.
3 way switch wiring 3 way elementary
For more elementary wiring diagrams of different 3 way circuits scroll down to the bottom of the page. ...

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