On 11/7/2015 3:13 PM, firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
You've not indicated how bright the light should be. Presumably, by saying
"top" of the niche you mean the (effective) "ceiling" of that space shining
downward (as opposed to "up near the top but on the back wall").
Google images for "step light" and imagine any of these mounted in the
niche ceiling instead of "step riser". E.g.,
On 11/7/2015 5:13 PM, email@example.com wrote:
I've found some really great uses for under
the cabinet fluorescent lights from Walmart.
Cheap, too. Under ten bucks. I have one
under kitchen cabinets. I use another one as
reading light over my bed.
Christopher A. Young
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Canister lights are the recessed lights you see in kitchen ceilings. The b
ulbs are mounted up and inside the fixtures. Typically, you need about 10
inches above the "ceiling" in which to mount the fixture.
They are typically designed for up to 100W incandescent lamps, so any of th
e new led regular or spotlight bulbs would work perfectly, and use a lot le
ss electricity and generate a lot less heat which normally shortens the lif
e of the larger incandescent bulbs/
This is the image of more or less what I am building
The light in that picture looks like a canister light. Check at any hardware store that sells lighting fixtures, just ask to see their canister lights, Check out at least two stores so you see the various types that are out there.
On Sunday, November 8, 2015 at 9:46:37 PM UTC-5, firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
A lighting store would be even better. If he tells them the application,
I'm sure they have recessed lights that will work. Hardware store, I'm
not so sure about, to look good it has to be small, the niche is only 4".
Or find a lighting catalog/website online.
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