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Old 01-01-2011, 09:26 AM   #1
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Old 01-01-2011, 11:49 AM   #2
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Rarely is a three way timer switch (if such an animal exists) useful. But a regular timer switch can override a 3 way switch setup to do one of: hold the light on all the time or keep the light off all the time.

When the timer is overriding the 3 way switches, you cannot easily set the 3 way switches so the light does what you want when the timer stops overriding, except if you remember which 3 way swithc positions do what.


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