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skred posted 08-20-2012 04:37 PM ET (US)   Profile for skred   Send Email to skred  
My 13-footer came with the red-green combined sidelight and the all-round white light wired to a toggle switch, not a push-pull type. In one position, both sidelights and white all-round lights are activated. In the other position, only the red-green combined sidelights are activated. Somehow, I have the feeling that's not right. I thought the two positions should be: both sidelights and all-round light , and just all-round light. Which way is it?
fishgutz posted 08-20-2012 05:13 PM ET (US)     Profile for fishgutz  Send Email to fishgutz     
You thought right. Both on for running. White all-round only at anchor.
Chuck Tribolet posted 08-20-2012 08:24 PM ET (US)     Profile for Chuck Tribolet  Send Email to Chuck Tribolet     
Just switch the two load-side wires at the switch.

Chuck

skred posted 08-21-2012 03:08 PM ET (US)     Profile for skred  Send Email to skred     
Thanks, Chuck. That's what I suspected.

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