Ceiling Fan Wobbling

The main cause of a ceiling fan wobbling is due to the misalignment of the fan’s blades. Just like a car tire that is out of balance which causes the tires to wobble when it reaches a certain speed, the ceiling fan also wobbles almost with similar reasons. Cause Of Ceiling Fan Wobbling The fan blades can go out of alignment due…

Why the ceiling fan slows down.

The normal ceiling fan in our homes, like any electrical item that moves, is driven by a motor. I will not confuse you with the theoretical explanation of how an electrical motor works, but as in most electrical motors, they need a capacitor to kick start the motor. Again, I won’t bore you with how the…

The Ceiling Fan Switch

Many people mix up the ceiling fan’s speed regulator with he ceiling fan’s switch. The fact is the ceiling fan has two items controlling it. First you have a normal switch for switching the fan ON or OFF. Then we have a speed regulator to regulate the fan’s speed. Each is an individual item though…

Terminating The Fan Regulator Wires

  I guess lots of you still uses the old fashioned fan regulator like the one you see here. These fan regulators works with a copper coil as resistance to regulate the amount of current passing through to the fan. There is of course the speed dial ranging from 1 to 5 or sometimes 0…