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biferi 06-04-2012 11:28 PM

4. way switch help
If you install 3. switchs to controle one Light I know they go like this,.

The first switch is a 3. way swicth and the second switch is a 4. way switch and the third switch is a 3. way switch then the Light.

I would like to know in all switchs the Ground Screw is Green but is it ever Brass or anything els?

oh'mike 06-05-2012 07:13 AM

Should be green--but could be a different color--the grounding screw will be attached to the metal frame of the switch--

Post a picture or link to the exact switch---

biferi 06-05-2012 12:01 PM

thanks but
I am not working on anything yet I just wanted to check because I thought I read somewhere that it may be Brass but that never sounbded right to me.

Jim Port 06-05-2012 12:52 PM

The ground screw should be green or hex shaped, never brass.

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