Step 3: Connecting the Motion Sensor to the Power Cord

Unlock the screw and push the opposed side to open the base of the motion sensor.

Make sure the power cord is unplugged! Cut it in the middle and prepare he leads as shown.

Pierce a whole into the rubber besides the screw and insert both cut ends.

Connect the big plug (that goes into the outlet) to L (brown wire) and N (blue wire).

Connect the small plug (that goes into the 12V adapter) to LS (brown) and N (blue wire).

You should now have two wires attached to N as shown on the plan and on the picture below.

Close the base of the motion sensor again and screw it in place. Make sure the rubber seal is still in place.
I had an idea similar to this.
Hey, I can use this to find my way home :)
I built something like this much cheaper and simpler..I bought a PIR battery powered closet light from Ebay for $6..Then I conerted to to wall power with a $1 6V wall wart...too abot 30 min....
My same idea... but it is not so well-time-killer and no good for investigation and personal improvement... ;)<br>In addition, I can tell not necessary e-bay: passed Xmas I bought 3 of them in Carrefour,7&euro; each one.<br>Interesting tut, anyway
Cool! Thanks for the tip.
I put motion lights on my stairs because I have 3 steps down, a landing at the &quot;top&quot; of the stairs to the first floor then 3 steps up to the hall where the other bedrooms are in the house. I had visions of my daughter waking up in the night and forgetting the steps between our bedroom doors. My problem is the darn cat wanders all night and turns the lights on. I love that yours is low intensity. I'll have to see if mine can be switched. Thank you for sharing!
you should secure the path.. what if someone change the path to your closet.. you'll end up messing it.. :))
Sensor and junction box are both IP45+ i.e. they withstand &quot;low pressure water jets from any direction&quot;
Clever idea and I love the low intensity light the EL wire emits, perfect for sleepy eyes.
Very interesting design. If I make this I would either boil the EL wire before I put it along the base boards to straiten it out, or heat it with a heat gun. Great instructable!
Guess I need to finally get a heat gun, then.
Genius! Pair with this: https://www.instructables.com/id/Night-Vision-Toilet/ and say goodbye to being blinded by late night conventional lighting again! Maniacal laaaaugh.
Nice! Thanks for the link...

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