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ajewing
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Posted - 05/26/2017 :  4:36:05 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Does anyone know if there is such a thing as an Insteon double pole double throw switch? I would like to control my 2-speed whole house fan remotely. I currently am using one of the remote control Christmas light switches, but it doesn't allow me to change the fan speed. I either wire it to run the fan on high or change the wires to run it on low, and that is a real pain in the neck!
Any suggestions would be helpful and appreciated.

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Posted - 05/26/2017 :  5:14:01 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Sounds like you want to use a dual on/off outlet, model 2663.

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Posted - 05/26/2017 :  5:32:31 PM  Show Profile  Visit stusviews's Homepage  Reply with Quote
Insteon does not have any line voltage double-throw devices nor any double-pole devices at all. But you could wire in a DPDT relay and use an Insteon device to control the relay.

Edit: a difficulty with the outlet is that it's possible to (inadvertently) energize one outlet while the other is still on.

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Edited by - stusviews on 05/26/2017 5:36:16 PM
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