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  1. Chasing that voltage

    Residential Electrical Forum
    Hey folks, I was on this website a long time ago... couldn't remember my ID or email attached to it though, so here's a fresh question from me. I installed a chandelier in a kitchen, 100 year old house. I couldn't figure out why there was still voltage on the switch leg coming up even after...
  2. Dimmer Switch Broadcast Noise

    General Electrical Discussion
    A dimmer switch, I installed, produced broadcast noise that interfered with the signal to a TV. Symptom: Turn on the light dimmer and the TV picture and external speaker sound disappear. Turn off the dimmer switch and the picture and sound return. Details: TV system: Satellite on roof...
  3. Daylight Start Dimmer - Low to High?

    Lighting Design
    Hello. I am doing a job for a group that trains service dogs for disabled vets. A couple of the dogs are being trained to go to Alaska where sunlight hours are different here in South Florida. In the "dog bedroom" for these dogs going to alaska they have 6" recessed cans. I have found special...
  4. Figuring Out Rheostat Max Load

    General Electrical Discussion
    Hi guys, this is my first post and last resort. My company recently acquired 2 rheostat dimmers. I'm trying to figure out what the max load is so I can start sending them out on jobs. What's the best way to do this? Thanks you so much for any help you can provide!
  5. Electronic low voltage track light with dimmer switch

    General Electrical Discussion
    Hi guys i bought a track light the other day ( http://www.lampsplus.com/products/french-scavo-glass-6-light-expandable-rail-track-light-kit__27047.html ) and the track light ended up being electronic low voltage. I wanted a dimmer on the light so i bought this dimmer (...
  6. Re-lamping and dimmers

    Lighting Design
    I am working on a re-lamping project replacing halogen PAR lamps with LED lamps. In performing tests, I loaded up the circuit with the new LED lamps and they will not dim. If I replace 1 LED lamp with 1 halogen lamp on the circuit the dimmer works just fine. I have been told my 2 solutions are...
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