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Have question on which 24 volt external transformer i should

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have question on which 24 volt external transformer i should use to power an ecobee3 wifi thermostat
i see two options from honeywell that could work. here are the links
1) http://www.amazon.com/Honeywell-AT150A1007-Transformer-Universal-Knockout/dp/B00096SJ1W/ref=sr_1_fkmr3_3?s=sporting-goods&ie=UTF8&qid=1450635955&sr=8-3-fkmr3&keywords=24+volt+external+transformer+thermostat
or
2) http://www.amazon.com/Honeywell-AT72D1683-120V-24V-Transformer/dp/B000692A58/ref=sr_1_fkmr3_2?s=sporting-goods&ie=UTF8&qid=1450635955&sr=8-2-fkmr3&keywords=24+volt+external+transformer+thermostat
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Electrical
Customer: replied 11 months ago.
I have a gas fireplace insert that has an existing normal digital thermostat. it has 2 wires running to it (red & white)
Expert:  Kevin replied 11 months ago.

Hello and welcome to Just Answer. My name is ***** ***** I will be happy to assist you with your electrical question.

1) The 2nd model that you show in your link is a commonly used step-down transformer used for 24 volt T-Stat applications. I recommend this model.

2) The same model is also sold at Home Depot. See link shown below:

http://www.homedepot.com/p/Honeywell-24-Volt-Transformer-AT72D/202264717

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Expert:  Kevin replied 11 months ago.

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Expert:  Kevin replied 11 months ago.

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Expert:  Kevin replied 11 months ago.

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Expert:  Kevin replied 11 months ago.

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