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06-06-19, 05:16 AM
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Posted By kyles609

Thank you @PjMax for the diagram. I think Iíll go...

Thank you @PjMax for the diagram. I think Iíll go that route with the A ball valve and the B as well. Iím wondering if I should leave out the second B valve downstream just to rule out any...
06-05-19, 03:44 PM
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Posted By kyles609

Plumbing pool pump to wood stove furnace

I have an existing pool pump setup that consists of 1-1/2Ē flexible pvc and some valves and elbows going from the pump to the filer and then the return lines.

I recently acquired an old wood...
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Posted By kyles609

Thank you both for all your input and accurate...

Thank you both for all your input and accurate information. All of the switches, receptacles and cables has proper grounding wires connected. This morning I capped off all of the red wires and tested...
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Posted By kyles609

I rewired both switches as shown in the diagram....

I rewired both switches as shown in the diagram. The bottom half of the receptacles are now unpowered in all switch positions and the top half are powered all of the time like they were before.
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Posted By kyles609

Ok thank you. The diagram makes sense if I want...

Ok thank you. The diagram makes sense if I want both switches for my light fixture.

The side of the receptacles with the brass screws are all missing tabs btw.

I'll make the changes and report...
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Posted By kyles609

I noticed that and edited mine as well. See...

I noticed that and edited mine as well. See bottom of my previous post. I hope that helps.
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Posted By kyles609

Yes. Switch #1 is in the highest foot traffic...

Yes. Switch #1 is in the highest foot traffic area but it was impossible to get cable to it through my very old semi exposed beams all over the room.



Good to know about the induced voltage....
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Posted By kyles609

I disconnected the Red common wire (bottom left)...

I disconnected the Red common wire (bottom left) from switch #1 and it tests no power.

The black wire connected to the switch (top right) shows 120v
The other red wire connected to the switch...
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Posted By kyles609

I double checked and that black wire is just...

I double checked and that black wire is just sitting by itself, capped off. I did try a volt meter and it measures 120V when probed with the pair of white wires.

I don't know where that cable...
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Posted By kyles609

Thanks for the clarification. All of that makes...

Thanks for the clarification. All of that makes sense. I think it'll be easier if I just rephrase post #5

One of the 2-wire cables ran to switch #2 in the diagram has constant power when...
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Posted By kyles609

Thanks for your follow up, disconnecting really...

Thanks for your follow up, disconnecting really shed some light on what's going on in there. One of the 2-wire wires has constant power when disconnected and one wire has now power (I'm guessing that...
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Posted By kyles609

I'm not sure yet where the power comes in. Is...

I'm not sure yet where the power comes in. Is there a straight forward way to find out? I have a digital volt meter but that's all I typically use.

The black wire is by itself and capped off in...
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Posted By kyles609

Wire new light to three way switched outlets

I have searched high and low but can only find posts about adding light fixtures to single switches like you'd find in a bedroom. I have a Dining Room with 2 light switches controlling the bottom...
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