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Old 04-07-2015, 05:10 PM   #1
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Columbus 320 LED awning lights

Does anyone know how to add a dimmer to these lights.i cannot find location of LED transformer and I wired a dimmer inline with a remote and it doesn't work. Somebody said I need to pair remote with transformer. Where is it located? Thx in advance

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Old 04-07-2015, 06:37 PM   #2
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You will probably need a " Pulse width modulation " dimmer. It will turn the led on and off rapidly to dim the light, more off than on the dimmer you go. A voltage dimmer (potentiometer) will actually sometimes damage an led and also sometimes just wont work. Leds are an, on or off, light......not really dimmable like a normal halogen type bulb.
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Old 05-19-2015, 09:55 AM   #3
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Columbus 320 LED awning lights

Don't think there is a transformer. They are 12vdc and are wired into the power center. The wires do run through a run under the bedroom dresser (Columbus 320) and removing the drawers provides access. I used a dimmer from LED Wholesalers on Amazon. It is a direct wire in and a touch on/off and touch hold to adjust brightness. It is a silver color. $10.
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Old 05-25-2015, 11:47 AM   #4
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BigTJohn, where did you wire in? I put mine in outside where it comes into camper and it did nothing. It is a inline dimmer. So I cut the the wire and added it in.
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