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Old 01-31-2015, 09:18 PM   #1
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LED switchover

I started switching out the bulbs in my trailer. 26! On the inside so far. I still have the fridge and the fixture over the table. Next will be the running lights and the rest of the exterior lights. Click image for larger version

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Old 01-31-2015, 09:30 PM   #2
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Wow- the middle picture is a little discouraging for brightness....is it really that dark??
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Old 01-31-2015, 09:33 PM   #3
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It was that bright outside. Ill try to take some night pictures tomorrow


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Old 01-31-2015, 09:37 PM   #4
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I meant the difference in the two sides... Is the left side the original bulb and the right side a new LED??
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Old 01-31-2015, 09:38 PM   #5
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The third picture looks very promising though - have been wanting to change ours also
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Old 01-31-2015, 09:42 PM   #6
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Left side is the bulb, right side is the LED. I had my iphone reduce the brightness so it wouldn't be two blobs of color


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Old 01-31-2015, 09:43 PM   #7
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I am also converting to LED lighting. The difference is very noticable. I have been using the 48 led rectangles from ebay, paying about 1.30 each. These do not emit the RFI that many of the others do. More light, 10th the power consumption. I have also added a few extra along the underside of the cabinets ofer the countertops. Really has brightened the work spaces.
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Old 01-31-2015, 10:03 PM   #8
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Not to mention the heat output of the bulbs. A few seconds radiates heat and will burn my hands trying to touch the bulb.

This should really help with keeping cool during summer months which is most of the year in Florida.


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Old 01-31-2015, 10:32 PM   #9
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Been doing mine and keep finding more to change that I missed. after changing interior lights and doing some experimenting with different colors and vendors. I found what I liked best and went with them. I had already changed out all the exterior lamps with led and what a difference and a lot brighter than the original and you can even see them in the sun where the old bulbs you couldn't even tell they were on. I always worried about some body rear ending me because you just couldn't see them in bright sunlight now you can tell with the led's.
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Old 01-31-2015, 11:07 PM   #10
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Did 20 of ours 20 more on the way
The ones I got from Amazon are a little dimmer then the "cooking temperature" bulbs but we like it darker.
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