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Old 30-05-2016, 01:19   #1
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Question Circuit Braker status

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I would like to wire a Led to show the on off status of my windlass circuit braker {120 amps}
is it as simple as wiring either side of the Breaker?
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I would like to wire a Led to show the on off status of my windlass circuit braker {120 amps}
is it as simple as wiring either side of the Breaker?

you would wire the load side of breaker and ground.
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Re: Circuit Braker status

Good practice would be to include an inline fuse in this wiring for the LED. Something like 0.5 Amps would be okay, just to protect the circuit.

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