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Old 05-06-2014, 09:02 AM   #1
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120w dimmable full spectrum lights with reefkeeper?

Have heard of ppl taking apart there led fixtures and taking the dimmer out and hooking it up to the 0-10v on the ALC? Has anyone tried this?? Mine has 3 wires on the dimmers. Black yellow and white. They are the Chinese ones from eBay.
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Old 05-06-2014, 01:42 PM   #2
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These are the ones that I have... http://m.ebay.com/itm?itemId=290972157860
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Old 05-07-2014, 09:14 AM   #3
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Someone has to be able to shed some light on this.
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Old 06-01-2014, 09:53 AM   #4
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ID:	239017from what I was told you need to run these to accomplish your idea. I've wanted to do this for a while now but never materialized. Keep me updated to your diy.
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Old 06-05-2014, 10:29 PM   #5
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Ya that would work if you have a dimmable drivers
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Old 07-05-2014, 11:00 PM   #6
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You need to find out if your drivers are dimmable, and even if dimmable is it PWM or analog, if analog 0-5 or 0-10
Its not that hard to disassemble the driver, look at pcb for marking, take picture and upload it if you cannot determine it yourself.

Measure the voltage on the center pin of your potentiometer "the knob you turning" against both other pin to find out the max voltage..

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Old 11-06-2014, 10:24 AM   #7
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I only have three wires a white wire black wire and yellow wire going into the dimmer I'm trying to hook up this 120 W full spectrum Chinese LEDto my ALC reEd keeper. I will upload pictures in the next hour or so because I have to use a website to upload the pictures.


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Old 11-08-2014, 10:41 AM   #8
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Pictures?
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Old 11-08-2014, 11:32 AM   #9
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I kinda figured out with the other forum I am on but here is the driver http://i.imgur.com/dm3jlsi.jpg
This is the dimmer http://i.imgur.com/iu1PkLY.jpg
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Old 11-08-2014, 11:35 AM   #10
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There is a few guys that are very good with this kinda stuff. Here is a link to what I have found out so far. http://www.wamas.org/forums/index.ph...ed-d120%27s%3F


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