32e450udm dimmer mech universal

Light Dimmer, Universal, 450VA, Series 30, Series 30

Catalogue Number: 32E450UDM
32e450udm dimmer mech universal
Colour: White Electric
Colour: Per UOM Std.
  • White Electric 1 PCE

Specifications

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Range of product
  • C-Thru
  • Standard Series
  • Series 30
    • Product brand
      Clipsal
      Device presentation
      control element
      Dimmer type
      universal
      Power consumption in W
      450 W
      [Ue] rated operational voltage
      250 V
      Network frequency
      50 Hz
      Control type
      turn button
      Material
      plastic
      Surface finish
      glossy
      Mounting support
      wall
      Fixing mode
      clip-in
      Standards
    • AS/NZS CISPR 15:2002
    • AS/NZS 3100
    • IEC 60669-2-1
      • EU RoHS Directive
        Compliant
        Environmental Disclosure
        ENVPEP111278EN_V0

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        Frequently Asked Questions

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        Is the Clipsal 32E450UDM available in black?

        The 32E450UDM is only available in white

        What is the warranty period for the 32E450UDM?

        The warranty period for the 32E450UDM is 2 years from date of installation.

        Which Clipsal 30 Series mechs are available in 3S (Chrome Shadow)

        Part codes which are available in 3S -  30M, 30USM, 30MI, 30MD, 30MBPR, 30M35, 32E450UDM, 32E450LM, 32E450TM 

        Does the 32e450UDM come in black?

        No unfortunately only white you will need to buy the knobe seperatley in black.

        What is the part code for a Clipsal Universal dimmer mechanism 250V 450W

        Part code is 32E450UDM

        What is the code for a Clipsal 32E450UDM dimmer knob?

        32E400-KB-WE (White)
         

        What is the maximun LED load that the 32E450UDM can dim?

        The maximun LED load that the 32E450UDM can dim is 300W.

        Some of the key features are:
        • 30 series standard range
        • Mounting center: 84 mm
        • 0 to 45 deg C
        • Separately switched compact modular dimming mechanism.
        • Soft start operation
        For further information please visit https://www.clipsal.com/Trade/Products/ProductDetail?catno=32E450UDM

        Can universal dimmer, 32E450UDM control fan loads?

        Yes  32E450UDM can control small motor loads. Details of the compatible small motor load is as follows:
        - Exhaust fans (shaded pole induction motors).
        - Ceiling fans (split-phase induction motors).
        For further information, please visit https://updates.clipsal.com/ClipsalOnline/Files/Brochures/W0001568.pdf

        what is the min. load for 32E450TM dimmer ?

        20W is the minimum load required as per spec sheet

        Was your old dimmer 32E450LM a trailing edge or leading edge?

        The dimmer 32E450LM was a leading edge dimmer.

        What is the knob to suit the dimmer 32E450LM dimmer?

        The part number is 32E400-KB-WE

        What is the alternative for 1920S450L-FB

        Use the 1920S450T-FB and swap the dimmer mech for a 32E450LM

        What is the replacement for a S8080E450UD?

        You now need to assemble it your self using three parts ( S8080H + 80E450UDM + 80MVL).

        Does the 31E2PUDM-WE do two way dimming.

        PUDM is not appropriate for two way. Can only have a dimmer on one end. That dimmer must be a rotary non-intergrated, in-line with a standard switch 32e450udm and a 30m mechanism.
        Please see brochure for entire range of pushbutton dimmers and features.
        https://updates.clipsal.com/ClipsalOnline/Files/Brochures/A0000258.pdf

        Can 110v be applied to a Clipsal 32E450LM ?

        No, the device only works on 240v.  Has electronics that control the dimmer.

        Can I get a universal dimmer in different colours ?

        Yes , you need to get the 32e450udm-we + dimmer knob in specified colour eg  32e400-kb-bk   for a Black knob

        Does the 31E2PUDM-WE do 2-way dimming?

        Unfortunately this does not do 2 way dimming.
        We do not have a push button dimmer in our range which does at this time.
        If you want 2 way dimming, you need to use a 32e450udm and a 30m series mechanism which will only give you a dimmer on one side of your 2 way switching.

        Please go to the website via the following link www.clipsal.com/Trade/Products/ProductDetail and check under the Documentation Tab for more information.

        What is the complete part code for 4062E450UDM

         Part code is 4062E450UDM-TR

        How long is the warranty on Clipsal Leading Edge dimmers?

        The warranty is 2 years.

        32E450LM Light Dimmer, Leading Edge, 450VA, Series 30, Series 30
        The Clipsal 32E450L series dimmer is a separately switched, compact, modular dimming mechanism rated at 450W (1.8A). The unit utilises state-of-the-art leading edge dimming technology to provide full control of incandescent lighting and iron core (wire wound) transformer based low voltage lighting. The 32E450L series dimmer is suitable for use in any new installation, but is also retro fittable, and may be used to replace a standard switch in any existing installation
        32E450LM replaces 32E450L, 2032E450L, C2032E450L, SC2032E450L and SL2032E450L.
         
        Key Features
        • 30 series standard range
        • Leading edge phase control
        • Mounting center: 84 mm
        • 0 to 40 deg C
        • Separately switched compact modular dimming mechanism
        • Wall or architrave mounting options and a wide range of plate styles/colours available
        • Suitable for 1-way or 2-way operation
        • Suitable for incandescent (tungsten filament) lamps
        • Suitable for low voltage downlights using iron core (wire wound) transformers
        • Soft start operation and preset minimum brightness
        • Over temperature compensation
        • Fitted with suppressors to minimise radio frequency interference
        • Complies with Australian and international EMC standards
        For further information on this product range please visit the Clipsal website on the below link
        https://www.clipsal.com/Trade/Products/ProductDetail?catno=32E450LM
         

        What is the part number for a trailing edge dimmer to fit the prestige range

        There is no Trailing edge dimmer for the Prestige range but this can be made out of a 30 series dimmer in the prestige adapter clip - 32E450LM + P30Z

        Are the 32E500FM available to fit into a Saturn plate?

        No. Unfortunately, there is no specific Saturn version of the 32E500FM, although it can be fitted to a Saturn communication wall plate such as a 4032VH with a 30 series switch mechanism.

        Do you have a replacement for S8082E450UD?

        Yes. you can use S8080H + 80E450UDM + 80MVL part numbers together to get the S8082E450UD.

         
        S8080H 80E450UDM 80MVL

        For more information of these part , please click the links:
        https://www.clipsal.com/Trade/search-results?q=S8080H
        https://www.clipsal.com/Trade/search-results?q=80E450UDM
        https://www.clipsal.com/Trade/search-results?q=80MVL

        Do you have a fan controller that can control multiple fans? 

        Yes, we do have  a fan controller that can control multiple fans. The part number is 32E500FM.

        What is part number for knob to suit Saturn rotary dimmer?

        The Saturn rotary dimmer 4062E450UDM is complete with knob.

        What is the part number for a universal dimmer in Saturn style Pure white.


        The part number is 4062E450UDN-PW this comes with an isolation switch integrated into a wall plate.
        This controls all lighting loads and small motor loads but is not guaranteed for all competitors LED light fittings.
        Please see following link for complete range of Saturn accessories and specifications.
        https://www.clipsal.com/Trade/Products/ProductDetail?catno=4062E450UDN

        Is there a spare knob for Clipsal Fan Speed controller 32E500FM

        spare knob: 32V400F-KB

        What is part number for univerasl/dimmer switch in Saturn?

        The part number requires 4062VH, 60PB or 60PBL and 4062E450UDM as it is no longer available as complete part.

        Is there an alternative way to make a M80E450UDM?

        Yes, there is an alternative way to make up a  M80E450UDM. The part numbers are 80MA30 and 32E450UDM.

        For further information please visit https://www.clipsal.com/Trade/Products/ProductDetail?catno=80MA30







         

        What is the part number for a fan controller without a capacitor in the Saturn series?

        The 4062E450UDM-TR is a dimmer switch which can be used on small motor loads such as fans.
        This has to be used in conjunction with a 60PBL as an isolation switch.

        For more information, visit the website at https://www.clipsal.com/Trade/search-results?q=4062e450udm and click on the link to view a brochure.

        Is there a knob kit for Saturn range?

        Yes, there is a knob kit for the Saturn range. The part number is 4062EDIM-KB.

        Some of the key features are:
        • 2 gang
        • Rotary type
        For further information please visit https://www.clipsal.com/Trade/Products/ProductDetail?catno=4062EDIM-KB.
         

         

        Is there an LED dimmer avaliable?

        Yes, there is a "LEDpendable dimmer" avaliable. Its part number is 32ELEDM, this repalced the previous 32E450TM.
        Its key features are:
        • Optimised dimming range for smooth control of dimmable LED loads, no configuration required
        • Short circuit and thermal overload protection
        • Suitable for 1-way or 2-way switching applications
        For further information please visit https://www.clipsal.com/Trade/Products/ProductDetail?catno=32ELEDM
         

        What is the code for a dimmer knob only for 32E500FM?

        32V500-KB-WE

        What Fan speed controller can be used to control multiple fans

        The 32E500FM-WE can take up to 500W or up to 8 Clipsal Airflow series ceiling fans.
        For more information on this product range please visit the Clipsal web site on the link provided
        https://www.clipsal.com/Trade/search-results?q=32e500f

        What is the fan controller mech, that can handle more than 1 fan?

        The 32E500FM is capable of controlling up to 8 fans.

        Can 31E2PUDM-WE be used for two way operation?

        No, unfortunately you need to use 32E450UDM-WE with 2 light switches for two way switching.
        Some of the key features are:
        • 30 series standard range
        • Mounting center: 84 mm
        • 0 to 45 deg C
        • Separately switched compact modular dimming mechanism.
        • Soft start operation
        • Preset minimum brightness.
        • Wall or architrave mounting options.
        • Wide range of plate styles and colour variants available
        • Suitable for one-way or two-way operation
        • Suitable for new installations or retro-fit applications
        • Inbuilt over-current and over-temperature protection.
        • Short circuit protection
        • Fitted with suppressors to minimise radio frequency interference.
        • Complies with Australian and international EMC standards
        For further information please visit https://www.clipsal.com/Trade/Products/ProductDetail?catno=32E450UDM
         

        What is the part numbers for a ZEN range 4 gang switch plate with 3 push button mechs and a rotary dimmer?

        The part numbers for a ZEN range 4 gang switch plate with 3 push button mechs and a rotary dimmer are - Z4064VH , 60PBL , 4062E450UDM & Z4062EDIM-KB
        For further information , visit links below:-
        https://www.clipsal.com/Trade/search-results?q=Z4064VH
        https://www.clipsal.com/Trade/search-results?q=60PBL
        https://www.clipsal.com/Trade/search-results?q=4062E450UDM
        https://www.clipsal.com/Trade/search-results?q=Z4062EDIM-KB
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        What is the part number for the knob to suit the 32E500FM-WE?

        The part number for the Knob to suit the 32E500FM series is a 32EFAN-KB-A
        For more information regarding this product please visit the Clipsal web site on the link provided
        https://www.clipsal.com/Trade/Products/ProductDetail?catno=32EFAN-KB-A
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        What is the part number for replacement knob for 32E450UDM-WE?

        The replacement part name is 32EDIM-KB-A-WE

        What dimmer knob fits the Clipsal Dimmer

        32E400-KB - Comes in different Colours 
        White Electric, Beige, Black,Brown,Chrome Shadow

        Is the 32E400M leading edge or trailing edge?

        This dimmer pre-dates were there was a distinct difference between leading and trailing edge dimming. It was based on a similar structure to a leading edge dimmer however wasn't classed as either method. If you are considering changing your lights over to LED's it is recommended to replace the dimmer as well.
        The recommended part number is a 32ELEDM.
        • Optimised dimming range for smooth control of dimmable LED loads, no configuration required
        • Short circuit and thermal overload protection
        • Suitable for 1-way or 2-way switching applications
        • 400W
        • 22-240V AC
        • 30 Series Mechanism to suit Standard, 2000, C2000 SC2000 series switch plates
        For further information please visit www.clipsal.com/Trade/Products/ProductDetail?CatNo=32ELEDM

        What is the alternate to P2032E450UD, Prestige P2000, 450W Universal rotary dimmer?

        P2032E450UD, Prestige P2000, 450W Universal rotary dimmer can be assembled with the below components:
        P2032VH - P2000 Series, Grid and Cover Assembly - No Mechanisms, Standard size - 2 Gang Grid Assembly
        P30M - Switch Mechanism - P2000 Series, 250V 10A - 2 way / 5 terminal.
        P2032E450UDM - Light Dimmer Mechanism, P2000 Series, 250V 450W - Universal.
        For further information, please visit
        https://www.clipsal.com/Trade/Products/ProductDetail?catno=P2032VH
        https://www.clipsal.com/Trade/Products/ProductDetail?catno=P30M
        https://www.clipsal.com/Trade/Products/ProductDetail?catno=P2032E450UDM



         

        What plate will a Z4062E450UDM go into?

        It will fit in the Z4062VH ZEN plate.
        Some of the key features are:
        • Premium matte finish that is finger print resistant, UV resistant and chemical resistant that will compliment any home's or commercial building's styling
        • A range of "Pictograms" are available that are LED backlit which will make your friends envious of your home
        • Suits standard mounting accessories
        • All products supplied with black mounting grids as standard
        For further information please visit https://www.clipsal.com/Trade/Products/ProductDetail?catno=Z4062VH



         

        Can 4061E2PUDM-TR be used for two way circuit?

        The 4061E2PUDM Series Dimmers incorporate an integral switch and are designed for one-way operation only. If two-way switching is required, then a separately switched dimmer
        mechanism must be used (4062E450UDM or 4062ELEDM).

        What is the alternative Saturn part code for the 4062E450UDN dimmer/Switch plate?

        The complete plate is no longer available. Parts required to make the assembly are as follows:
        4062VH-PW + 4062E450UDM-TR + 60PBL

        What colour is the 32ELEDM, Clipsal LED dimmer available in?

        The 32ELEDM complete unit is only available in white (32ELEDM-WE), however, spare knobs in different colours are available for purchase.

        The 32E400-KB comes in different colours - White (WE), Black (BK), Cream (CM), Desert Sand (DS), Soft Grey (SG), and Chrome Shadow (3S)
        Code example for a black spare knob: 32E400-KB-BK

        Is there a dimmer mechanism for the Saturn range avaliable?

        Yes, the part number for a saturn series dimmer is 4062E450UDM.
        The Clipsal 4062E450UD series universal dimmer is a separately switched, compact, modular dimming mechanism rated at 450W, and designed for universal load compatibility. The unit utilises powerful and sophisticated dimming technology to provide full control of almost any type of load. Even small motor loads, such as ceiling sweep and exhaust fans, can be controlled. The universal dimmer also incorporates over-current and over-temperature protection devices, and is capable of withstanding persistent short circuit conditions, making it the most rugged, robust and reliable dimmer mechanism ever produced.

        Some of its key features are:
        • Rotary modular dimmer
        • Push button
        • Saturn series gridplate
        • 0 to 40 deg C
        • Mounting center: 84 mm
        • Separately switched compact modular dimming mechanism
        • Soft start operation
        • Preset minimum brightness
        • Wall or architrave mounting options
        • Wide range of plate styles and colour variants available
        • Suitable for one-way or two-way operation
        • Suitable for new installations or retro-fit applications
        • Inbuilt over-current and over-temperature protection
        • Short circuit protection
        • Fitted with suppressors to minimise radio frequency interference
        • Complies with Australian and International EMC Standard
        For further information please visit https://www.clipsal.com/Trade/Products/ProductDetail?catno=4062E450UDM
         

        What is the difference between the 4062E4502PUDM and the Z4062E450UDN?

        The difference between the 4062E450PUDM and the Z4062E450UDN, is the 4062E450PUDM is a dimmer.
        Where as the Z4062E450UDN is a ZEN 2 gang plate with a 60PBL and a 4062E450PUDM assembled in it.

        For further information please visit www.clipsal.com/Trade/Products/ProductDetail?catno=4062E450UDM