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Old 07-01-2018, 08:43 PM   #1
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Need electrical help 2000 390 Trawler

I have bought a 12v oscillating fan for the forward stateroom. I am trying to install it somewhere in that cabin so it will blow air on you while sleeping.


I installed one in the second "twins" stateroom easily, by tapping into the lights on the side of the cabin (easy to get to).



Any idea where I can "tap" into a 12v positive and negative wire in that forward stateroom, and be able to "hide" the wires from view? I pulled out the 12v overhead light switch, but it is not a + or -, just a single pole connector switch.


Suggestions anyone?


Gordon
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Old 07-02-2018, 09:01 AM   #2
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The switch is exactly that. You splice into the positive run. The negative is at the light, not the switch.
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