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    HELP... Using a 2 gang 2 way switch to control power outdoor lights and sockets

    Thanks winston1. Yes I think it more than likely is. I was just being a bit over causious. Double protection. Cheers Barry.
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    HELP... Using a 2 gang 2 way switch to control power outdoor lights and sockets

    Thank EFLImpudence for your detailed reply. Made me feel a bit happier with what I had done. My other half was not too happy with me attempting it but I read up a bit on circuits, cable specs etc and felt quite confident it would work, the only thing confusing me being the power being off when...
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    HELP... Using a 2 gang 2 way switch to control power outdoor lights and sockets

    Thanks for reply 333rocky333 but read through instructions beforehand and it defo says L1. I assume I could just connect to L2 and it would work as expected with the faceplate the correct way up but cant get my head round why it does not work with L1.
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    HELP... Using a 2 gang 2 way switch to control power outdoor lights and sockets

    A bit of advice would be much appreciated on this one before I blow myself up. Purchased a 2 gang 2 way outdoor IP66 light switch to provide switched power to outdoor sockets and outdoor lights. I liked the small size and most of the other multi output switch boxes had 8A maximum per output...
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