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What I circled in purple were the cables I removed and put back in. Did I miss something else? Did I not reconnect the proper wires? Only channel 2 is causing the problems. Same channel as the original issue from beginning of thread
 

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What I circled in purple were the cables I removed and put back in. Did I miss something else? Did I not reconnect the proper wires? Only channel 2 is causing the problems. Same channel as the original issue from beginning of thread
That looks more like a faulty control to be honest. It’s not flickering, looks more like dimmer has gotten a mind of its own. Time to call customer support.
 

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Ok, those objects I circled are indeed relays (contactors) here’s a shot in the dark..... try disconnecting the dim signal to the ballasts and see if the ramp up/down of lights continues. This should force it to stay 100% on. C206D811-BA6E-4BE4-802E-9A31BCF2BB34.jpeg
 
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Ok, those objects I circled are indeed relays (contactors) here’s a shot in the dark..... try disconnecting the dim signal to the ballasts and see if the ramp up/down of lights continues. This should force it to stay 100% on. C206D811-BA6E-4BE4-802E-9A31BCF2BB34.jpeg
Sweet. I really don’t want that dimming function anyway. Question, there are 2 wires in the arrow. Do I unplug them both?
 

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Sweet. I really don’t want that dimming function anyway. Question, there are 2 wires in the arrow. Do I unplug them both?
That’s a ten four. And make sure you cap (insulate) the ends. It won’t hurt you since it’s just a 0-10v signal but you could damage the dimmer control. You can take it a step further and group the wires to their perspective ballast after you cap them.
 
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