Varilight Trailing Edge Push Dimmer 1G 1/2W 400W/VA Product Code: 94816

A wide range of dimmer to suit most applications from the UK's leading manufacturer. Suitable for domestic or commercial installations.


  • White Square Edged Plate
  • 1 Gang 400W for 1 / 2-Way Circuits
  • Co-Ordinating White Control Knob
  • Trailing Edge Technology
  • Intelligent Overload & Over Temperature Protection
  • Soft-Start Feature to Extend Bulb Life
  • Push On / Off with Rotary Dimming
  • Suitable for Mains / Low Voltage Lighting
  • Not Suitable for Wirewound Transformers & Fans


Back box depth 25mm.
Additional Information
Technical Specification
  • Brand : Varilight
  • Screwed/Screwless : Screwed
  • Product Height : 85 mm
  • Product Type : Dimmer Switch
  • Power Output (Watts/Kw) : 400 W
  • Overload Protection : Thermal Overload Protection
  • Fixings Supplied : Fixings Supplied
  • Total Product Weight : 0.103 kg
  • Model No : JQP401W
  • Switches & Sockets Product Type : Dimmer Switch
  • Switches & Sockets Finish : Plastic
  • Product Width : 85 mm
  • Parent Colour : White
  • Colour : White
  • Product Depth : 45 mm
  • Pack Size : 1
  • Switches & Sockets Profile Type : Raised Square
  • Switch Type : Dimmer
  • Power Voltage Supply : 220/250 V
  • No. of Gangs : 1
  • Manufacturer Guarantee : 1 Year Guarantee
  • Pieces in Pack/Case : 1
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Varilight Trailing Edge Push Dimmer 1G 1/2W 400W/VA is rated 4.3 out of 5 by 86.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great dimmer but read the book Bought this dimmer specifically for dimmable LED bulbs. Once set up it works really well but it wasn't simple for my LED bulbs. The instructions state that it is shipped in MODE 1 but this one was in MODE 2. Once the correct mode for the lights was selected this dimmer worked perfectly. It is a bit of a faf checking and changing the modes but if you follow the instructions (to the letter) it is great. Totally dimmable LED bulbs with no buzzing or flickering. I've rated the reliability as 3 because I don't know as it's new.
Date published: 2017-09-08
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Easy to programme and silent Great dimmer that can be programmed to set the minimum dim level for whichever bulbs you have, the soft start feature is also good. Good quality components, I have in the past burred the brass screws on cheap light fittings. Despite the programming unit it still fits inside shallow boxes if being fitted on to wall. Can't really comment on reliability as I have only just purchased. Bit pricey for a single fitting but has done exactly what I needed it to do...
Date published: 2017-08-21
Rated 5 out of 5 by from smart Easily fitted, operates as expected, like the programmable feature, silent operation, great product.
Date published: 2017-08-20
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Good Dimmer This replaced an old dimmer because I changed my light fitting so that I could use GU10 dimmable bulbs and wanted to save money. It works well with no buzzing.
Date published: 2017-08-17
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Needs a minimum load I have bought two of these units neither worked on a single 10W LED unit without slaving an additional halogen lamp in the circuit as well. The statement in the Q&A section that these do not have a minimum load requirement is false.
Date published: 2017-07-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great product. Great product at a good price does what it says. Easy to fit would definitely recommend.
Date published: 2017-06-19
Rated 5 out of 5 by from great priced dimmer switch great priced dimmer switch that works well with LED's. No buzz or humming not matter what level the lights are dimmed to.
Date published: 2017-04-21
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Good product This is the second one that I have purchased. The first one for 8 led bulbs worked without the need to adjust. The second for one 10w led bulb only dimmed slightly and the adjustment of the minimum setting did not seem to work as during the programming it did the three stage dimming to show that it was activated but did not then turn off and back one that is the next step - it instead immediately went back to full brightness. I tried this several times and then tried changing it to the second type of setting (for Les builds) and that worked perfectly and it dimmed very low without flicker. Perhaps the fact that there was only one 10w build stopped the first setting from adjusting. The outer plate could be nicer and when adjusting there is a lag. I have a mk one also and the plate is nicer and less lag (it has the lag when you turn it on that is normal but not so much of a lag during adjustment), However this is used to power 15 led down lighters so perhaps this makes a difference. Also not sure whether the mk can be programmed as it worked straight away - i.e I have not checked. Having said that this dimmer is less than half price of the mk and I would recommend as there is no flicker or buzz. Gave it five stars for reliability but only owned for a few weeks - however no problems.
Date published: 2017-04-20
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