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Old 08-27-2009, 05:06 PM   #1
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I'm wanting to buy two (2) of the Mark Time series 42 time delay switches to put in my bathrooms and can't find a place to buy them. These switches allow you to turn off the bath light but will allow the exhaust fan to continue to run for a pre-set amount of time for proper exhaust of humidity. Phone calls to H.C. Cramer/Mark Time company and they give me the wholesale houses which require a minimum order of ten (10) pieces @ $63 per, not what I want. Local electrical supply houses will not order less than 10 either. Anyone have any suggessions as to how a homeowner can buy two of these timer switches? Thanks , David

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Old 08-27-2009, 05:35 PM   #2
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Simply replace your fan switch with one of these: Available at most home-horror stores.


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Old 08-27-2009, 05:36 PM   #3
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Like this one....

http://cgi.ebay.com/Marktime-Ivory-F...3286.m20.l1116
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David, I suggest Westside Wholesale here in LA.
They have a help desk search function where they will search large wholesalers across the country to see whether or not any are in stock, then arrange a direct ship to you.

http://www.westsidewholesale.com/helpdesk

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