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Old 06-15-2011, 06:40 PM   #1
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re routing three way switches

(1) I have two recptacle boxes in the ceiling of a room that are both on the same three way switch.
(2) I would like to change each switch to supply intermittant power to each box with the least amoung of work and worry.
Can smeone advise me on the best way?
Can it accomplishe at the switches or will this involve the use of an attic rat? I pretty big and old and the wife can't do it either. a friend of mine who is an electrician says he can write down simple instructions for me to follow, but he never gets around to it.


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Old 06-15-2011, 06:52 PM   #2
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It all depends on how they were originally wired.

Some scenarios would allow such a change, while others would not.

You'll have to tell us how many cables and conductors are present in each box for starters.



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