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British General

BG Double 2-Way Outdoor Switch Brushed Steel Finish 20AX

Product Code: 83506

Stainless steel finish with blue LED indicators. A stylish addition to any outside space.

  • Blue LED Indicators
  • IP66 Rated
  • Steel Face on Tough Polycarbonate Housing & Box
  • Hex Style Fixing Screws
  • Captive Terminal Screws
  • 5 Cable Entry Points
  • Cable Points Expandable to 25mm
  • Indicator Wired for Power & Location
  • Captive Terminal Screws
  • Ergonomic Large Switch
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Specifications:
240V. W x D x H: 100 x 70 x 100mm. EN 60669-1.

£14.99

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Rated 1 out of 5 by switch broken Fitted and during flash continuity test I realised the on off function on one side was intermittent. Returned for replacement. Unit is nice with good movement but not good that this passed QC. 24 Oct 2015
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I used this switch for some mains powered outside rope lights. I broke the live wire through the switch, but when the switch is in the off position the lights are on but very dim. Switching on then puts the lights on full. Any ideas please?
22 Aug 2015
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Due to the provision of an indicator light on the switch, which comes pre-wired to activate when the switch is in the off position, there will be a constant small power flow which is lighting the indicator but also causing your fairly low powered rope lights to glow dimly.
To avoid this you would need to either disconnect the indicator light completely or else move to a permanently on setup using a Neutral connection and the permanent Live feed going into the switch.
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Specification

Brand British General
Colour Brushed Steel / Black
Manufacturer Guarantee 25 years
Manufacturing Standards BS EN 60669-1
Pack Size 1
Pieces in Pack/Case 1
Power Voltage Supply 240 V
Product Depth 70 mm
Product Height 100 mm
Product Width 100 mm
Total Product Weight 0.3 kg