Wiring a fan and light, two switches, one power source


Old 04-27-15, 11:03 PM
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Wiring a fan and light, two switches, one power source

Good morning,

just wondering if anyone with electrical expertise could help me verify this wiring cause it's driving me crazy...

Two switches, I would like to make them operate independently, albeit using one source of power. One switch controls a light, and the other an exhaust fan.

So far I could only manage to make the fan operate IF and only IF the light is on.. I would like to make the fan independent of the light.

Here's my current wiring. Please kindly tell me what I need to do to achieve the above.

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with pointers (to make it more clear hopefully)

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Thank you and regards...
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Old 04-27-15, 11:21 PM
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Welcome to the forums.

We are primarily a North American based site. We don't routinely see switches like that.
Due to the nature of the board..... picture size is limited and your tags are all but unreadable.

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Why are there so many wires on a basic on/off switch ??
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Can you make a line drawing showing both the fan ceiling connection box and the switch wall connection box and showing all of the wire connections and the location of the power feed?

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