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Old 02-18-2014, 02:37 PM  
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Originally Posted by bud16415 View Post
It could be anything.
He did say he didn't think the power comes to the switch first. I take that as to say he only saw one set of wires in each box. If that is right then he has power at the light with a wire to that switch not connected at the light box.
So I have to ask again what does a meter tell you ,that you don't already know.

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I think the ball is in the OP's court.
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