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Taped a cracked light socket and it worked but was dim thought tightening the tape would help but it started rapidly flickering with a buzzing...
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I have new two new wall light fittings to mount and have three cables coming out of the wall. Earth, live and neutral. The light fitting only has...
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Getting around to bedroom lighting, what I would like to achieve is: Circuit 1: pendant light (centre of main ceiling) Circuit 2: LED tape and...
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I am looking for some buying advise. I wish to change all the existing incandescent lamp fittings in my house to LEDs. Each of the bedrooms will...
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I'm not an electrician, just a hobbyist trying to build a small sculpture which incorporates LEDs, but they keep burning out. I am using a 8w/24v...
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Just stumbled across this on YouTube and I have to say I agree with this guy... how can this fitting be suitable for outdoor use?? I had a quick...
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Hello my name is Hanson and I am new to these forums, I am a retired plumber. I recently purchased a freehold ex local authority 3 bed property...
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Hi all, I have a double light switch that I attempted to fit a double dimmer switch by switching the wires over exactly as they were on the...
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Hi all, just wondering if anyone has a preferred brand of outside LED flood light (30watts with PIR sensor) Replaced a dud Screwfix brand jobby...
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Morning all. Anyone currently or have installed Lutron RA2 systems in the past? If so would anyone have any feedback on the systems? Reliability...
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I have installed a couple of ceiling lights previously but have never encountered such a set up of wires for the old light. I am unsure which...
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Good morning all, staying warm I hope We are just moving into a new workshop and would like to change the current lighting to LED, currently...
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So I fancy myself fairly knowledgeable but this one has me stumped. My house was built in 2008. In my basement and in my garage the only light...
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I am wanting to put up 2 outside lights either side of my garage. In my garage I have a light switch and a plug socket to work with. What’s the...
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Wanting to replace a single loft ceiling rose, with a couple of battens in the region of 4' - 6', so I can see right to the eaves. Obviously they...
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I helped my parents update their basement lights as a Christmas gift. Replaced very old flourecent fixtures with new LED panels. I later...
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This is a motion sensor Lamp which I want to install. It is a B.E.G. LUXOMAT PD3N - 1C. I enclose images of the location where wires from the...
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I currently have 2 3-way switches controlling a light fixture in a room in my home. They are wired like the attached diagram. I recently...
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Hi - sorry if this has been posted elsewhere but i cant seem to find the answer. I have an LED Strip and a smart controller. I need a power...
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Hi, I'm after a bit of help if you can. I have 2 ceiling lights to replace and was wondering if someone could tell me where I should be attaching...
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I put it up myself just 2/3 years back. Suddenly, out of the blue, when triggered it it flashes on/off/on/off repeatedly for the prescribed on...
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I'm looking to disconnect a two lights from a lighting circuit while leaving the main light connected. I can remove the second switched live to...
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I have two switch for my ceiling fan one for fan another for light. Can I switch the light button with any other dimmer switch without doing...
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Do light fitting in hazardous area need an internal cut off switch when the cover is opened
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I have a track light whose power supply failed. I would like to replace the power supply but am unsure as to what to replace it with and how to...
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I didn't realize that RGBIC cannot be "cut and extended". Either way, with my soldering experience and very clean soldering job, the strip works...
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Hi, I am installing Collingwood LED strip lights at home. I have 1 zone with just a 0.7M strip on it. Another zone with 4 lots of 5 core rune to...
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Has anyone got any recommendations for brick lights that can be installed in a retaining wall? Looking at a few manufacturer's instructions, it...
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I am looking to change my Bathroom Light to motion sensor one. It's switched on by pull cord (intending to remove pull cord part and leave on) I...
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DIY question: I tried to replace my kitchen can lights with LEDs. The old light fixtures were just two wires connected to a fixture. I removed the...
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Hi all, Im back here again. i have a couple of R11 12Volt 20Watt G4 Bi-Pin Base bulbs tha i salvaged from a backup lighting unit. I have tested...
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I live in the UK but really admire some of the interior lighting in Spanish houses etc. In particular nice bright LED panels often found on...
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Hi guys. I'm currently working through the city and guilds 2396 design project and I'm stuck on an emergency lighting question. The question...
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Hi, I'm trying to replace the bulb in an exterior up and down wall light (photos attached). It doesn't seem to take GU10 bulbs. Has anyone ever...
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I'm installing 3 x 500w heaters in an outdoor room and want to be able to switch them on/off via wifi. I was considering a single Sonoff Basic R2...
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I have 2 red and 2 black cables. Only 1 red is live. How do I wire this switch?.
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I am using 3x dimmable bulbs (LAP SES Candle LED Light Bulb 470lm 5.9W 4 Pack -...
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Looking to replace a broken transformer on lamp. Having problem finding the exact part. Transformer model is CY35-2400150A 12V 60Hz made by...
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I recently replaced the 28w 2d 4pin 50hz light in my bathroom. I've noticed that when its turned off, there is a slight hum in the room that I...
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Hi, I've got 4 T8 tubes: 4 Foot Fluorescent Tube 36W 950 Graphica Pro 36 Watt-Philips [Energy Class G] And I want to make one bank light out...
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