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Creative Connect Track Lighting To Wire Galleries - Adequate, first the obligatory warning - if you do not know what you're doing with electric wiring you could get harm or killed. Do not try this mission in case you are uncertain about simple electrical wiring! Nonetheless right here? Right! 1.?  decide where you may need to mount the finished dimmer switch container and reduce the extension wire to appropriate lengths - the plug segment from nearby outlet to the dimmer box region, the opposite segment from the dimmer field to the song mounting region. In my case i started out with a 15' wire. The distance from wherein i wanted the box to mount to the closest electric outlet is ready 3 ft. This will then go away me with approximately 12 ft of cord from the dimmer to the mild tune. I added multiple ft and cut the wire at 5 ft on the plug end and 10 toes on the light track stop. 10 ft would allow masses of room for shifting the field around if i wanted to do so later. You can want one-of-a-kind dimensions to your needs. 2.?  reduce the socket give up off the extension wire and discard. (I left some inches of wire so i can re-use the socket on some other task if i wish.) 3.?  on the plugless part of the cut extension cord use wire nuts to attach the wires to the corresponding wires on the track electricity connector - green to green, white to white and black to black. Four.?  connect the song power connector to track, carefully following instructions blanketed with the connector. Be aware that the song might be marked so that the power connector and lighting pass in well to maintain accurate electricity & grounding orientation. Note: one facet of my music has an indentation strolling along it is length. That side has the floor cord, so it's vital to insert the power connector and lights such that when you switch them to lock them into vicinity they make that ground connection. 5.?  attach cowl on electricity connector, being careful to not pinch wiring and to run cord out the opening in cover. A plastic cover (like mine) will be smooth to crack so it is able to take a bit of maneuvering to get the wiring inside the proper spot to keep away from undue strain on the duvet. Word: when you have a few smaller cord nuts than have been supplied with the package that could make it easier. I simply made it work with a touch twine wiggling.