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  1. leematthews
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    leematthews Active EF Member

    Evening all, been asked to price up a rewire and part of the lighting required is downlighters that can change between warm white and daylight. The client mentioned he would like it controlled from a switch rather than a remote. Never used a fitting like this before and do not know a great deal about them. Does anyone have any pointers? before i speak to the wholesalers on monday.
    Cheers
     
  2. MDJ
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    MDJ The Muppet Police Forum Mentor

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    No not really, it would definately be programmable lights, best to speak to your wholesaler, it may well be an easy install, but without knowing what kit is going in, it is pointless trying to guess fella.
     
  3. Murdoch
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    Murdoch Electrician's Arms

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    I would question whether the average wholesaler who know ....
     
  4. leematthews
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    Thanks MDJ I will be going down monday so will ask. Just wondered if anyone had any recommendations.
     
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  5. MDJ
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    MDJ The Muppet Police Forum Mentor

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    They would ask the question to a lighting rep I think Clive, certainely an unusual situation, sounds like LED programmables would have to be considered.
     
  6. leematthews
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    Same here, just having a look online to try to find some info.
     
  7. leematthews
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    Thats what i thought, another spark who has been to quote put the idea in the clients head. Imo i dont think its needed but hey ho.
     
  8. MDJ
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    MDJ The Muppet Police Forum Mentor

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    Good luck Lee in any case, can you let us know what the out come was? even if it is a fortnight until you come back on? cheers fella.
     
  9. Murdoch
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    Murdoch Electrician's Arms

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    I think you need to approach one of the older traditional wholesalers ..... Not the snowflake internet pile them high type outlets ..
     
  10. leematthews
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    Yeah will do. Fortnight, is that because of the time wholesalers take or my appearance online
     
  11. MDJ
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    MDJ The Muppet Police Forum Mentor

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    My appearance on line, I check in for a few mins every day and do not read every post.
     
  12. leematthews
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    Cant say i use that type, just browse the internet inbetween slurps of whiskey. Use yesss and cef round my way, limited to a few.
     
  13. leematthews
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    leematthews Active EF Member

    Same here, joys of work and kids running around.
     
  14. MDJ
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    MDJ The Muppet Police Forum Mentor

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    Kids? been there done it, wouldn't want another lol
     
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  15. Matthewd29
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    Matthewd29 Regular EF Member

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    Yesss sell Luxna lights at the minute that rotate colour if you switch the switch twice in quick succession
     
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