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Old 07-23-2008, 01:13 PM   #1
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is it a bad idea, for some reason, to have track lights in the bathroom ? my ceiling is about 83" high. they go down to probably less than a foot below the ceiling.

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is it a bad idea, for some reason, to have track lights in the bathroom ? my ceiling is about 83" high. they go down to probably less than a foot below the ceiling.

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Track light cannot be less than 3' horizontally and 8' vertically from the rim of the tub, or edge of the shower.

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dude, 8' vertically from the tub is too nazi ? are you sure this is enforced ?

how about the kitchen ? how far do they have to be from the sink, if there is a regulation there ?
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I remember seeing a diagram that illustrates that, however I don't remember where I saw it, but it did indicate what john was saying, no closer that 3 feet horizontally and no closer than 8 feet vertically.

Personally I wouldn't install track lighting in a bathroom.
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The 8 foot is so that no one stands on the rim of a filled tub to change a bulb and removes themselves from the gene pool.

Although with logic like that maybe it would be a good thing.
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The most common photo it was illusted by Mike Holt and it did show very clear photo but unforteally I did not bookmark that one.

Yeah other guys hit on the nail with it.

It have to be 2.4 metre from edge of bathtub.

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