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  1. 12v lamp post?

    Electrical
    I'm wanting to find an low-voltage LED post lamp for the entrance to my driveway, that's fed by 12v landscape wiring. For the life of me I cannot find one anywhere. Does anyone know if such a thing exists? If not - why not? It almost seems as if they are illegal or something. If so - why...
  2. Mounting a sconce that requires a smaller than standard junction box

    Electrical
    I'm looking to purchase this sconce, though to my dismay it appears to need a smaller outlet box than standard. https://www.circalighting.com/bryant-sconce-tob2022/?gclid=EAIaIQobChMIsZj7xduq6AIViJOzCh188Q4DEAkYASABEgL8mvD_BwE...
  3. Custom Shelf Lighting

    Carpentry
    I am working on plans for a set of shelves that I will make from scratch. Building and finishing these shelves will be easy except for the lighting. I have decided that I want to attach the lighting using LED strips and angled aluminum brackets under the front of each shelf with a wooden front...
  4. Threaded Light Globe Won't Budge

    Kitchen & Bath Remodeling
    I put back this threaded light globe in the socket. I put it in wrong. Now I cannot get it out. I've tried turning it clockwise, counterclockwise. I have sprayed the thread with Blaster. It won't move. Should I break the globe? Behind it is a plastic fixture which is screwed in using Allen...
  5. Mounting bracket doesn't fit junction box

    Electrical
    Hi all, I had my bathroom remodeled and it's almost time to put up my vanity light. I thought I'd make sure that I have what I need before I get to that point. I just looked at the junction box (I think that is what it's called) and the mounting bracket the came with the light and I just...
  6. 5" Gimbal info

    Electrical
    We are looking to finish our basement. We have eight foot ceilings and I want to us a 5" gimbal recessed light stile on our ceiling. What is the maximum distance between the lights and the light and the wall? Does a 6" gimbal have a wider light radios then a 5" gimbal and bulb? Since the gimbal...
  7. Simple question about lamp wiring

    Electrical
    I have a Dainolite Model#BAY-166LP-PC hanging lamp that I want to install. There are only two wires (black and white) in the junction box but the lamp comes with a three part electrical cable (L - black, N - white, G - ground?) plus a separate ground wire from the lamp. I've installed hanging...
  8. Quick question about fluorescent lighting fixture/ballast

    Electrical
    I have a T5 fluorescent lighting fixture that is made for 347V input and 54W bulbs. I would like to use the fixture with house current (110V) and lower power (24W) bulbs. Do I need to modify anything on the fixture to do this? Or is 347V just a maximum voltage and the fixture can work with...
  9. Hello from Ado

    New Member Introductions
    Hello, Luky be here by the internet searching for help. and i do hope i can help some of you here also. I am interested in the lighting fixtures and handmade metalworks. so if you have questions for this. i may help you. Wishes Yours Ado
  10. Please help find T8 4 foot fixture model

    Electrical
    I have 2 of these in my garage and want to add a third. They are about 10 years old and I can't find what model it is. I took them apart and looked and I didn't really get any clues. They have models that are close, but I'm looking for an exact match. Please see this photo attached and let...
  11. replaced ceiling fixture not working.

    Electrical
    I took down track lighting and replaced with fixture with 3 lights hanging down pendant. now new light is not working. The switch is a sliding dimmer switch it is connected to another sliding dimmer switch for another light in my kitchen. meaning both dimmer switches are connected to each other...
  12. How Should I Best Set Up my Bathroom Lights?

    Interior Decorating
    Everytime I hear about bathroom lighting I was thinking of setting up my bathroom lights as well. I was wondering how can I achieve the excellent lighting. I hope somebody can help me where I can find excellent lighting fixtures that will give my bathroom an ambiance of relaxation and comfort.
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