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Ceiling fan with 4 small light ceramic sockets. How do I loosen sockets? FAQ

Anonymous's Avatar (by Gravatar) by Anonymous in  Electrical » Lighting 

My HW store only sells 60W "day light" CFL bulbs in the candle size. With four bulbs it is  ... read more »

mosfet dimmer control repair

PropHead's Avatar (by Gravatar) by PropHead in  Electrical » Lighting 

Have several Lutron RadioRA2 dimmers that have been damaged by lightning and now are on at full brightness.  ... read more »

I have an American flag with eagles touch lamp that wont turn on

Anonymous's Avatar (by Gravatar) by Anonymous in  Electrical » Lighting 

I plug the lamp in didnt work changed the bulb didnt work so mom thinks its a fuse. but do touch lamps  ... read more »

how do i ground my proch lamp whith no ground wire in the junction box

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Motion light is coming on during the day when I walk nearby

Anonymous's Avatar (by Gravatar) by Anonymous in  Electrical » Lighting 

Suddenly my outdoor motion light is coming on during the day and will keep going on and off if I'm anywhere  ... read more »

how does heat from incandescent bulb compare to heat from halogen bulb

Jim's Avatar (by Gravatar) by Jim in  Electrical » Lighting 

I would like to replace a 100w bulb with a larger bulb but can not increase the heat in the fixture.  ... read more »

what is the best 4ft fluorescent fixture for a cold shop

Anonymous's Avatar (by Gravatar) by Anonymous in  Electrical » Lighting 

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what ballast works with f40/t12dx/alto

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have changed to LED's on motion sensor. when off LEDs' have a low glow

Anonymous's Avatar (by Gravatar) by Anonymous in  Electrical » Lighting 

I have a motion detector in my garage and have always used standard lights. I just changed to LED's and  ... read more »

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Will gfi trip when removing pool lights im trying to test them outside the water?

Jeff H's Avatar (by Gravatar) by Jeff H in  Electrical » Lighting 

Water got inside my Pentair SAM pool lights and tripped the GFI. When I reset the GFI it trips the breaker  ... read more »

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I need to replace a outdated ballast (Advance R-2S40-1-TP)

ctyankee in texas's Avatar (by Gravatar) by ctyankee in texas in  Electrical » Lighting 

We were told these ballasts were no longer manufactured. when checking cross-referencing lists this  ... read more »

Advance Mark III engerfy saver ballast. what can i use in it's place?

Anonymous's Avatar (by Gravatar) by Anonymous in  Electrical » Lighting 

R-sS40-1-TP ballast is no longer manufactured. Can I replace it with a GE ballast (GE240rS120R-DIY)?  ... read more »

Motion detector controlled light flickers in daylight

rick's Avatar (by Gravatar) by rick in  Electrical » Lighting 

my motion detecter light flickers durring daylight. help  ... read more »

32w ballast question

Anonymous's Avatar (by Gravatar) by Anonymous in  Electrical » Lighting 

My mother had a fixture put in with a 32w ballast in it running 4 40w bulbs. The lamp table shows it  ... read more »

light will not turn on i replaced switch and i have power at light fixture but not at light switch

Anonymous's Avatar (by Gravatar) by Anonymous in  Electrical » Lighting 

light will not turn on i replaced switch and i have power at light fixture but not at light switch  ... read more »

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Is it normal for some lights dim and other lights get brighter when appliances are turned on.

Dan's Avatar (by Gravatar) by Dan in  Electrical » Lighting 

when testing voltage at outlets and panel I get a voltage drop to 100 volts on one line at main service  ... read more »

One switch in two-switch fixture does not work

mike's Avatar (by Gravatar) by mike in  Electrical » Lighting 

Hi I am replacing a bathroom switch that has two toggle switches one on top of the other. The top switch  ... read more »

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