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Electricians Grand Forks ND

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Comeau Electric Inc
(701) 775-4608
614 South 18Th St.
Grand Forks, ND

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WM K Sullivan Electric
(701) 746-7789
1823 6th Avenue North
Grand Forks, ND
 
Edyson Electric LLP
(701) 775-7191
615 24th Avenue South
Grand Forks, ND
 
Mels Electric
(701) 772-5143
1412 13th Avenue South
Grand Forks, ND
 
R & S Contracting
(701) 772-1987
2979 Prairie Road
Grand Forks, ND
 
Century Electric Inc
(701) 746-8727
915 S 48th Street
Grand Forks, ND
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Sansburn Electric
(218) 779-2130
2119 10th Ave n.
Grand Forks, ND
 
Stans Electric
(701) 772-0885
1803 Dyke Avenue
Grand Forks, ND
 
Eagle Electric of Grand Forks Inc
(701) 746-0449
119 East 3 Street
Grand Forks, ND
 
Apollo Electric Inc
(701) 746-9118
2023 Dyke Avenue
Grand Forks, ND
 
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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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