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Re: Custom Electronic Design

Originally Posted by RobertKWFL View Post
Yeah, by "deck lights" I meant courtesy lights for boarding at night, certainly not navigation lights. Sorry if I used the wrong terminology. Even for non-critical systems I would have a hard wired backup. I enjoy building things, but don't like taking unnecessary risks.
Perhaps I'm missing something here.

Lights need power.

Power comes from wires, NOT wireless.

The I/O function is called a switch, and is placed in the WIRE.

So? What's the "beauty" of a wireless switch.

Other than the "complexity?"

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