One Gang Two Way 400W Dimmer Switch

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About this product


  • Dimmable switch for the perfect lighting level
  • Can be wired as one way
  • Dimensions: 86mm x 86mm x 41.2 mm

Product overview

• Dimmable switch for the perfect lighting level
• Can be wired as one way
• Dimensions: 86mm x 86mm x 41.2 mm
• Manufactured to BS EN 60669-2-1

Set the perfect mood for your rooms.
This two way light switch can be wired to the majority of household lights. The switch can be used as one way or two way. This means you can add more switches for use in line with this one, such as for a staircase light. Rated between 60W and 400W, the dimmer action allows you to set lower lighting levels for movie watching or higher levels for reading. The standard design, finished in white, allows this light switch to fit in with any décor and is to be used with 25mm mounting boxes as a minimum.

If you are uncertain of how to wire the switch up, please consult a qualified electrician.


No. of Sockets 1
No. of Ways 2
Max Rating 400 W
Compatible Mounting Boxes 25 mm
Dimmable Yes
Width 86 mm
Depth 41.2 mm
Height 86 mm

Hi I just bought one of these dimmer switches today from Maplin and it states that it is suitable for LED lighting and to use GU10 dimmable LED bulbs is this the case

Asked by: Royscottboy
Yes this should work fine if you have dimmable LED's
Answered by: Dale
Date published: 2018-02-06

Can you use this with halogen bulbs? Thanks

Asked by: jenny55
it should be fine for Halogen bulbs as long as you do not exceed the stated maximum load.
Answered by: Les
Date published: 2018-02-03

do you have a dimmer switch compatible with both led and halagen bulbs ..and or switch only i.e without plate ?

Asked by: Louise
This service is for frequently asked questions and does not allow two way communication, In order for us to best assist you with your technical issue please contact us on the details below: 0333 400 9500 or email
Answered by: Billy
Date published: 2017-01-21

would this slow down the speed of a small 240v ac motor

Asked by: egg nog
Unfortunately we are unable to guarantee full compatibility for this item with a motor, as this is not the manner for which it was designed to be used.
Answered by: Gareth
Date published: 2017-01-08

is this dimmer switch compatible with LED Lighting

Asked by: charlie
No, I am sorry but the item will not work for this use.
Answered by: Dominic
Date published: 2016-10-10
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