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how do i wire a hubbell 400 watt light to 240 volts

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how do i wire a hubbell 400 watt light to 240 volts
Hi, I'm Mike and I'll be glad to assist you. The leads in a HID fixture are identified as to what voltage connections are applicable. You'll see a common and a lead identified 240V. Connect the feed to them.
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

240 volts has two hot (120) leads and one common as I am sure you are aware. Do I connect one hot to the 120 and one to the 240? Or both hots to the 240? Thanks Dennis

2 hots, one to common and the other to the 240V lead. The neutral isn't required.
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Customer: replied 3 years ago.

So does the neutral get grounded to the case then?

No, if you have a neutral with the 2 jots it isn't used. Just cap it. The ground wire should have a designated connection in the fixture.

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