How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask Sam I Your Own Question
Sam I
Sam I, Electrician
Category: Electrical
Satisfied Customers: 336
Experience:  Maintenance Electrician, Electrical Contractor, Locomotive Electrician
16916066
Type Your Electrical Question Here...
Sam I is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

WANT TO INSTALL A REMOTE SWITCH ONE SIDE OF ROOM TO OPERATE

Customer Question

WANT TO INSTALL A REMOTE SWITCH ONE SIDE OF ROOM TO OPERATE OVERHEAD FLUORESCENT LIGHTS, THAT ARE OPERATED BY 3 WAY SWITCHES AT TWO DIFFERENT DOORS . 277 VOLT.
JA: I'll do all I can to help. How long have you been dealing with this?
Customer: This is a new project at Studebaker Museum
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: Yes
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: Remote switching would save a lot of work near and over top of old autos doing a hardwire tie in
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Electrical
Expert:  Sam I replied 1 month ago.
Hi the only way you could do that without running more wire is if the incoming power comes into a junction box attached to one of thr lights.