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#153306 - 10/10/06 11:30 PM 3-Way, Bryant Light, Trans. & Lt., Wirenuts, Zinsco Breaker  
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#153307 - 10/11/06 02:44 PM Re: 3-Way, Bryant Light, Trans. & Lt., Wirenuts, Zinsco Breaker  
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Cool stuff!
I have quite a handful of those rotary switches, in fact, just pulled one last week from the basement of a home ready for demo.

I've enver seen anything like that porcelain transformer before. what was it used for? Door bell?


#153308 - 10/13/06 07:49 PM Re: 3-Way, Bryant Light, Trans. & Lt., Wirenuts, Zinsco Breaker  
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Ahhh very cool finds indeed [Linked Image] I've only come across the twist switches once, I've got the older porcelain brother of that Bryant light socket, with a white twist handle...

An original Zinsco Magnetrip in the box.. I've yet to see one of those,... But I've got barrels of old ones [Linked Image]

What is the transformer for??


#153309 - 10/13/06 08:08 PM Re: 3-Way, Bryant Light, Trans. & Lt., Wirenuts, Zinsco Breaker  
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The transformer was for a doorbell.


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