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Help on dimmer identification #169788
10/15/07 10:39 PM
10/15/07 10:39 PM
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BigB  Offline OP
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Tucson, AZ USA
I saw some dimmers in a customers house today but I was only there for a bid and did not remove a wall plate to see who makes them, I'm hoping someone can help me out. They were Decora, but split in half long ways, so the rocker switch was just as tall as a decora switch, but 1/2 as wide, and the other side was the slider, which could slide the full length of the rocker. They looked awesome, now I need some tomorrow but haven't been able to find them.

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Re: Help on dimmer identification [Re: BigB] #169789
10/16/07 12:53 AM
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Re: Help on dimmer identification [Re: Wireless] #169795
10/16/07 08:50 AM
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No, the slider part is the same width as the rocker, each about 1/2" wide

Re: Help on dimmer identification [Re: BigB] #169800
10/16/07 02:01 PM
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welland ontario canada

Re: Help on dimmer identification [Re: jdevlin] #169801
10/16/07 05:45 PM
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leland  Offline
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Lowell area, Ma. USA
J, Is that a dual single pole dimmer?

If it is, @ 300W (ea) that aint bad.

A bit pricey but....

Re: Help on dimmer identification [Re: leland] #169804
10/16/07 07:04 PM
10/16/07 07:04 PM
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BigB  Offline OP
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Thanks for everyones help, went to the house today and pulled one, it was a Cooper: http://www.ccl-light.com/docs/indoor/switches/dimmers/6420/index.html

The left side is a tall rocker, the dimmer is on the right.


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