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post #91 of 93 (permalink) Old 06-17-2011, 02:35 PM Thread Starter
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I checked everything again today and it seems pretty stable and everything is working. I think the wiring is doing great. My only problem now is the shaft on my potentiometer is pretty long and i'm wondering if there is a way i can file it down some.
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post #93 of 93 (permalink) Old 07-07-2014, 10:26 AM
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Originally Posted by Rockhoe14er View Post
So i'm curious to try to turn my fixture into a dimmable one. I drew up a schematic of the wiring i would need to do. Can you guys look this over and tell me if i'm right or wrong? my physics is a bit rusty but i'm eager to try and learn.
I know u posted awhile ago but i would think its just like adding a on/off switch to the LEDs.
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