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#166357 - 07/18/07 10:09 PM GE low voltage lighting control  
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I have worked on several Touch Plate systems and was able to get parts from them, this time it is a GE system. The momentary switches function differently than the Touch Plate ones, does anyone know a source for these?
Thanks.. Brian


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#166369 - 07/19/07 03:22 AM Re: GE low voltage lighting control [Re: BigB]  
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#166399 - 07/19/07 10:58 PM Re: GE low voltage lighting control [Re: Niko]  
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Well not exactly. I did locate these: http://www.alltestequipment.com/cgi-bin/pdc/viewprod.cgi?pid=559&tid=1&type=elec

They mount sideways in handy boxes set in the plaster.

Now I just need a couple relays.

Thanks for the help.


#166430 - 07/20/07 12:41 PM Re: GE low voltage lighting control [Re: BigB]  
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you can get relays from grainger or any refrigeration parts house.
are you looking for NO, NC, latch on or without the latch-on?


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#166434 - 07/20/07 03:05 PM Re: GE low voltage lighting control [Re: Niko]  
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Originally Posted by Niko
you can get relays from grainger or any refrigeration parts house.
are you looking for NO, NC, latch on or without the latch-on?

I would expect that the relays used are GE RR-7 or RR-9 relays. I'd be really surprised to see those at a refrigeration parts house. Electrical distributors who handle GE lighting controls should have them, though. There are commonly used (even today) in commercial lighting systems.


#166442 - 07/20/07 10:47 PM Re: GE low voltage lighting control [Re: SolarPowered]  
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Yes it is a RR-7. I called GE Presco today, they have them for thirty dollars less than the ones I found on the internet. Thanks for everyone's help.


#166450 - 07/21/07 07:35 AM Re: GE low voltage lighting control [Re: SolarPowered]  
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Originally Posted by SolarPowered
I would expect that the relays used are GE RR-7 or RR-9 relays................ There are commonly used (even today) in commercial lighting systems.


Yes they sure are, I run into them used in many lighting control systems, even lighting controllers that are not made by GE use the GE relays.


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