fan switch?

Old 08-14-2007, 11:33 PM
  #1  
Tech Master
Thread Starter
iTrader: (5)
 
Join Date: Jun 2005
Location: Brisbane. Australia
Posts: 1,820
Trader Rating: 5 (100%+)
Default fan switch?

ok i bought i much more fan that i hard wired to my battery leads but now i wanna ad a switch so i bought a 3 prong toggle switch but how do i wire it up? i can only get either both on no off or and on and a short ie shorting the pack out?
any tips? cheers
aus jd 2703 is offline  
Old 08-14-2007, 11:48 PM
  #2  
Tech Elite
iTrader: (5)
 
Swamp Rat's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: Logan
Posts: 3,774
Trader Rating: 5 (100%+)
Default

just run the + thru the switch leave the - direct.

B+ ____________/_________

B- ______________________

Last edited by Swamp Rat; 08-15-2007 at 12:03 AM.
Swamp Rat is offline  
Old 08-15-2007, 02:29 AM
  #3  
Tech Master
iTrader: (6)
 
ford_racing's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2004
Location: Canberra
Posts: 1,480
Trader Rating: 6 (100%+)
Default

Here are your three prongs 1 2 3

What you do is solder one end of the negative wire to 1 and the other to 2, leave 3 empty and when the switch is over that side you'll have an open circuit ie no electricity flowing to your fans
ford_racing is offline  
Old 08-15-2007, 06:57 AM
  #4  
Tech Fanatic
iTrader: (50)
 
buffalobill989's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2004
Location: broken arrow, ok
Posts: 754
Trader Rating: 50 (100%+)
Default

Originally Posted by ford_racing View Post
Here are your three prongs 1 2 3

What you do is solder one end of the negative wire to 1 and the other to 2, leave 3 empty and when the switch is over that side you'll have an open circuit ie no electricity flowing to your fans
dam thats a good idea
buffalobill989 is offline  

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off


Thread Tools
Search this Thread

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Do Not Sell My Personal Information -

Copyright 2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.