Originally Posted by VIKTR
I had first tried using the white wire to power a light... and blew out several LED's and a couple incandescent bulbs in the process
I'll have to look into this other wiring for a kill switch that you speak of though.
If you try to run a LED straight off the white wire you will blow it out. Now as far as the bulbs go are you sure you had the correct voltage rated bulb for the voltage output of the white wire?