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Leviton 15 Amp Single-Pole Toggle Switch, White
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Leviton

15 Amp Single-Pole Toggle Switch, White

$0.88 /each
Color/Finish: White
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My old light switches have a terminal on each side and doesn't look like it has a ground terminal.

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December 4, 2015
Will it be ok to use this new light switch? I da going to change them but I noticed the difference and decided to hold off. Thank you
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December 28, 2015
Answer: 
Older switches grounded through the metal base strap.
Recognizing a ground-fault problem, manufacturers started making a separate ground terminal.
This is necessary when using non-metallic boxes, conduit, or cables.
Terminal styles vary from manufacturer to manufacturer, but they are all
SPST (Single Pole Single Throw) toggle switches; it will be fine for applications 15 amps and lower.
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Older switches grounded through the metal base strap.
Recognizing a ground-fault problem, manufacturers started making a separate ground terminal.
This is necessary when using non-metallic boxes, conduit, or cables.
Terminal styles vary from manufacturer to manufacturer, but they are all
SPST (Single Pole Single Throw) toggle switches; it will be fine for applications 15 amps and lower.
NOTE FOR SAFETY:
After the new switch is wired up, put a wrap or two of electrical tape around the switch, over the terminals.
This prevents accidental short circuiting and reduces the shock hazard.
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December 15, 2015
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The 1451 will work for your application.
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Rated for CFL inductive loads?

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September 29, 2015
Is this switch rated for CFL inductive loads and not just incandescent types (T-switch)?
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December 28, 2015
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This switch will be fine for a CFL application.
Should you desire to DIM the CFL, then changes are necessary.
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October 2, 2015
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The 1451-2W single pole switch is compatible with inductive loads.
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is this switch compatible with aluminum wire ?

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It is never a good idea to mix copper and aluminum wire;
NFPA codes indicate this is a fire hazard.
In order to carry the normal 15 amp house branch current, the aluminum wire has to be MUCH larger than a copper wire with the same capacity.
Personal choice: swap out the aluminum for copper of the same rating.
Smaller diameter and malleability means the copper is easier to pull through conduit and bend
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It is never a good idea to mix copper and aluminum wire;
NFPA codes indicate this is a fire hazard.
In order to carry the normal 15 amp house branch current, the aluminum wire has to be MUCH larger than a copper wire with the same capacity.
Personal choice: swap out the aluminum for copper of the same rating.
Smaller diameter and malleability means the copper is easier to pull through conduit and bend for specific applications.
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April 30, 2015
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Good day,
The 1421-2W single pole switch is not rated for aluminum wiring. You can use the 2651-2W single pole CO/ALR rated switch (rated for aluminum wiring).
David Keller,
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Can I use it with 220-240V power line?

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October 21, 2016
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No, this device is rated for 120V only. You can use a commercial grade option, such as the CSB1-15W for your application.
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15 Amp Single-Pole Toggle Switch, White is rated 4.5 out of 5 by 10.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Value No reason to pay more. Basic Leviton switches last years/decades. Have installed thousands in apartment buildings without any failures.
Date published: 2016-09-07
Rated 1 out of 5 by from These switches are junk. I have to buy them in bulk because they break so fast. I bet I have replaced about 6 of these in the last year. They are really cheap plastic and break easily.
Date published: 2016-09-13
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Exactly what I needed!!!! This product was very easy to install, it replaced older switches which had gone bad, I have had those since the 70's, the older ones has posts on both sides, so the video attached to this item, made it clear, how to install this new one in replacement of older models, I installed 3 in less than 20 minutes, I like the hardware and craftsmanship, the sound has "new house" sound, I would highly recommend this light switch, these replaced, one kitchen, and two, wash room switches, they work perfect, excellent price for the quality. It was my first time doing this type of replacement, so the video attached to the product, was very helpful in the process.
Date published: 2016-06-13
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Works great Turns on and off, just like it should. And looks great doing it.
Date published: 2015-03-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Just what I needed! I needed to replace the outlets and switches in my new home and these were perfect to accomplish the task (both in appearance and cost).
Date published: 2011-12-27
Rated 5 out of 5 by from This product is a must for my home. It functions as is was made to do. Easy to install and very very, very reasonably priced.
Date published: 2011-11-21
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Lights ON Purchased our first home, which had almond switches, painted over a few times in the bedrooms. Re-doing rooms one at a time, and bedrooms were first. Replaced old worn out switches with these new White Leviton Switches. Couldn't be easier. Just remember to shut power off!
Date published: 2012-01-24
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Good purchase! Easy to install and worked great. For the price you couldn't ask for better.
Date published: 2015-02-18
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