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how do i wire 1 light fixture with a 2-way switch
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Any idea's why you call this a three way switch ?
I think the reason is that there are three possible switch position combinations: both up, both down, or one up and one down (which are equivalent). Thus, there are three "ways" the switches can be flipped.
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