Track Lighting

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Old 03-29-00, 01:13 PM
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I just installed track lighting in my home.
There is a 10' track with 10 halogen lights on it, 500 watts total. I also have a dimmer on it that can handle 600 watts. My problem is that there is a constant humming sound coming from the lights and the dimmer switch.Can someone help me to stop the humming?
Thank you, Bernie
 
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Old 03-29-00, 05:23 PM
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Bernie,
your problem lies in using the wrong dimmer.
On the transformer which is the large white box that is attached to the track will be a model number of the appropriate dimmer. The dimmer is usually also made by the track manufacturer.
any other dimmer will cause a hum.
 
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Old 03-30-00, 06:34 AM
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Thank you for your quick response.

Very helpful , thank you
 
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