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Need help. Is it possible to wire 2 short led strips with 6 pin (ON-OFF-ON) SPDT switch in that way to have:

A) One led strip - ON, second - OFF;

B) Both strips - ON;

Components: 6-PIN SPDT switch, 1 power supply, 2 led strips

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  • \$\begingroup\$ Are you allowed to use more components??? Add a diode, I think it can be done. Or use a DPDT switch, much easier. \$\endgroup\$
    – Kyle B
    Dec 3 '20 at 10:09
  • \$\begingroup\$ Are you sure you have a spdt switch? If it has 6 pins, it may well be a dpdt switch. \$\endgroup\$ Dec 3 '20 at 11:28
  • \$\begingroup\$ Sorry, it is dpdt. \$\endgroup\$
    – i_vetal_i
    Dec 3 '20 at 12:26
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Sorry it is DPDT switch and its schema is a much easier

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  • \$\begingroup\$ Hi, It seems that you have answered your own question - good! So please remember to come back and accept your answer (or another answer, if a better one has been added) in a couple of days time i.e. no sooner than 48 hours after you asked the question. That will close the topic and remove the question from the unanswered list. Thanks. \$\endgroup\$
    – SamGibson
    Dec 4 '20 at 0:06

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