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A device which varies the light intensity of a light source without appreciably affecting the spatial distribution of the light; usually an electric control device that varies the current flow and hence the light output of the lamp. dimmer room A room in which are located the dimmers for controlling the lights for an auditorium or theater.
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THE idea of a bathroom light dimmer is excellent and I fully understand the technical difficulties for safety reasons.
We replaced two light dimmers and had to go back two weeks later to adjust the dimmer settings.
lt;p>Leax Controls makes LonWorks-based building systems, such as light dimmers, that can control objects automatically.
com), headquartered in Coopersburg, PA, offers a variety of light dimmers, whole-home and whole-building dimming systems, controllable window treatments, and color-matched accessories, including wall plates, receptacles, and fan controls.
Unlike other products that use home electrical lines for data and voice transmission, the DUALjack's performance is not affected by power line noise caused by items such as hair dryers and light dimmers.
An example would be phase control applications for light dimmers.
Power-electronics devices -- from light dimmers to variable-speed drives -- can better match electrical devices and applicances to their varying needs, and save energy in the process.
Turn off unnecessary lighting and consider getting light dimmers.
Control over auditorium functions are accomplished with the Christie ACT Digital Cinema Theatre Control, a very powerful and flexible program that allows exhibitors to adjust light dimmers, masking motors, audio levels, or the projector and server from any web capable device on the same network.
Fitting rooms even feature flattering light dimmers, so that customers can view themselves in their undies in the semi-darkness