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Lights Flicker/Turn off then on when turning on or adjusting fan/dimmer


See diagram for clarity what I'm about to explain:
I have a 14/2 source splitting out going into a couple 3-way switches (one for Fan motor & the other for the lights).
I then have 2 seperate 3-way wires going in between the light & fan motor switches. (note: the second set of switches are both dimmers (dimmer for Fan motor & a dimmer for the lights)
Then a 3-way wire coming down from the ceiling fan (Red wire comes from fan motor and goes to the Fan dimmer switch). The black wire comes from all lights in ceiling including Fan light to the Light dimmer switch (C.L Dimmer going to all LED lights).

Ok, now the Problem (or maybe not a problem??):
Occasionally when I adjust the Fan dimmer or turn on the Fan, all the lights will flicker or turn off for a second then everything stays Ok. (its only when I make adjustments to the Fan.
(Note: my light dimmer is a C.L Dimmer used for LED's and there is a built in 1 second delay when first turned on; I believe its some safety thing that has been incorporated into Lutrons light dimmer) -Maybe its this same feature that is recognizing the load and goes through its process??)

Besides that, does anybody see anything wrong with this wiring? I have confirmed before hand that this would be just fine and I don't see anything wrong.

Thanks
-Nate
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