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Posted by Ron J. on March 10th, 2002 07:00 AM
In reply to light switches by Stegve on March 10th, 2002 05:09 AM [Go to top of thread]

I understood what he said but maybe you don't. What he is saying is both wires are black. It doesn't matter which one you put where. White,[or neutral }, goes straight to the light from the source. The wires can be any color but white or green. Only the new switches are grounded. You can connect to the metal box if you want with a seperate wire. Ron J.

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