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    Jakhammer Posts: 1, Reputation: 1
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    Oct 28, 2009, 11:58 PM
    How do I wire 6 recessed lights to 1 dimmer switch with 12-3 power and 12-2 to lights
    How do I wire 6 recessed lights to 1 dimmer switch with 12-3 power wire source and 12-2 to between the 6 lights and then using 12-2 witing to the single pole switch?--need your help please
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    Oct 29, 2009, 04:23 PM
    In that configuration it can't be done. Putting the switch electrically after several lights is a pain and should be avoided.

    Run the feed to the switch, then up to the lights. Use 2-wire for everything.

    If this is even what you are saying. It is very hard to understand what exactly you are trying to do.

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