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Dimmable spotlights

Discussion in 'Electrics UK' started by Paul_Thomas, 6 Oct 2007.

  1. breezer

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    in your case your dimmer is too small, gu10s need to have twice as big a dimmer as the lamps are.

    so in your case 5 x 250 = 250 you need a 500w dimmer or above
     
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    So as a quick test I could remove one of the 5 bulbs and see of the rest dim ok?
     
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    in theory yes.

    but you mave have already damaged your dimmer (but you cant make it any worse)

    you could even try the dimmer on 1 normal lamp
     
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