Originally Posted by Code05
Illegal to make your own hard wired fixture and install it.
410.6 Listing Required. All luminaires and lampholders
shall be listed.
Learn something every day....but makes sense....
But then again, my time is worth more than the time it takes to build something like that....hence I wouldn't try.
On a personal note....I'm a big fan of can lights. There is a much bigger selection of bulbs out there in both color and output. A 4' T8 comes in one size output...the only options are color.