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  1. Electrical
    "Connect up to 3 strands" That's what the packaging on most outdoor Christmas lights say. What is the best way to hook up more than 3 or give the appearance that they are all hooked up? In the past I would have 2-3 strands connected. Behind the fascia I would run a long extension cord until...
  2. Electrical
    Hi Ya'll I've got a stand of only 10 bulbs on this Christmas-style light string (but Halloween ghosts instead) and when I plug it in, it blows all 10 bulbs instantly. I have tested the 2 fuses inside the plug, they are good and I've changed out all 10 bulbs so it's not one shunt killing the...
  3. Interior Decorating
    Hey guys So I saw a small artificial christmas tree with lights on it the other day and got this idea that it would look great if I could attach it upside down on my ceiling. It's short, about two feet tall and this is a guess but maybe weighs seven-twelve pounds. Anyway, I used half a roll of...
  4. Electrical
    I would like to add around (7) recessed lighting cans under the eves (where the roof overhangs the brick). I also thought, hey, I always need outlets for christmas lights, so I thought I might add some of those next to each light. The lights will be controlled with a timer switch, so for the...
  5. Electrical
    I would like to make a very short LED light string for a Christmas ornament. I would like to make the string with a total of 9 lights; 3 red, 3 yellow, 3 green. I would like to power this string on a 3v coin lithium battery. What I currently have...3mm LED's, some perf-board, momentary tactile...
  6. New Member Introductions
    Hello All, Just wanted to stop by and introduce myself. I am from Northern MN and we have recenly restored an old hand hewed farm house...wow what a project, but well worth while. I have my own website Lighting So Exciting http://www.lighting-so-exciting.com and I invite you to check it out...
  7. Project Showcase
    I know a lot of you have spent the last week putting up some nice Christmas lights. So, lets see them! Run out and take a quick shot and post it here. Can't wait to see them :thumbsup:
  8. Electrical
    I have a two small trees that have a short strand of Christmas lights intertwined amongst the branches. The light strand is not removeable. They worked fine for a while and then I noticed that the lights became very bright and hot! Suddenly, they all burned out. I replaced the bulbs and got...
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