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Thinking about that idea I don't think it will...

Thinking about that idea I don't think it will work. I guess if I really need it to work I'll have to make sure box 1 and 2 are on the same circuit. There not heavily loaded circuits in a living...
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Posted By joeyd86

Yeah... what if I don't have power to box 1 but...

Yeah... what if I don't have power to box 1 but steal some power from box 2 through on of the 2WG's from it to the fan box. The result could be a 4-way scenario but with 'power at the fixture'...
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Posted By joeyd86

Thanks PJ. I'll investigate this weekend. ...

Thanks PJ. I'll investigate this weekend. here is another idea...

What if it turns out that I can get power in box 2.. would their be any advantage to using the extra 2WG going to the fan box...
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Posted By joeyd86

OK. I'll have to check. Would you mind...

OK. I'll have to check. Would you mind indicating where I would a 4 way switch versus 3 ways and confirm which lines go where? In text is fine. I'd need a 4-way in box 2?

Thanks again
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Posted By joeyd86

I had simplified the scenario a little bit. Box...

I had simplified the scenario a little bit. Box 2 and Box 1 both are bigger than represented as they each have 1 more switch that runs an outside light ... all 3 boxes are by room exits.

I think...
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Posted By joeyd86

4-way light - single switch fan-roughed in already. Can I? with diagram

I have a scenario where I have a string of 3 light boxes, 1 with a ceiling fan. The plan calls for 4-way control of the light only and single switch control of the fan. The wiring is already...
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Posted By joeyd86

PJMax, I did this yesterday and it worked...

PJMax,
I did this yesterday and it worked great. The 3way switches I have are a little odd but when I notice your color coding on the switches on your diagram and followed it.. it worked just...
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Posted By joeyd86

Thanks for the very nice reply. It looks then...

Thanks for the very nice reply. It looks then like I can get it to work. From your excellent diagram, I'll need a 3 way switch in both boxes for the light to work as planned...

In the light...
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Posted By joeyd86

Ceiling Fan, 3 way light, single switch fan, existing rough in- Can I? with diag

I have a project that has existing wiring in place. I am trying to make due with what I have and see if I can get a ceiling fan to work as follows:

It's a bedroom with a fan box and switch boxes...
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