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Old 08-13-2015, 12:40 PM   #1
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"Standard" Lights on a 21

Does anyone with a new 21 footer know what exterior lights are "standard" on a 21 and how they are switched (i.e., how many light switches)?

My question relates to what I would consider a good workable arrangement for exterior lights:
- 4 lights. Porch, front, rear, and drivers side
- Front, rear and drivers side lights on one switch. You would only turn these on when setting up / tearing down / troubleshooting and when you just want to annoy the neighbors.
- Porch light on separate switch (preferably dimmable)

Same question on interior lights.... what is "standard." Only thoughts I have about interior lights is that would be good to be able to turn on/off the lights in bath and bed area separate from rest of cabin, so three switches minimum.


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Old 08-13-2015, 01:43 PM   #2
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All your interior lights will have individual switches as part of the fixture. On my 17, I had a switch on the entrance door jamb so that I could turn on an interior light when entering, but I neglected to ask for that on the 19.

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Old 08-13-2015, 02:01 PM   #3
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My added exterior lights are on one switch by the door. Porch light is a separate switch, interior light (one just inside the entrance door) is on a third door switch.

I really like the one over the front mounted storage box.

Also, the added exterior lights have a switch on the light should you want to NOT turn that one on (as in the drivers side if you're in a tight campground.)
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