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    phil990

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    12 volt lights

    Post by phil990 on Mon Nov 17, 2014 9:00 pm

    Just bought three of these:

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    Just one looks bright in the garrige Very Happy  Need to make up holders for all three to fit helmet. Any ideas? I was thinking of starting with some light fittings from Screwfix which is local...

    Then wire them to fit into body warmer type connector that I already have.

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    Gareth Gates

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    Re: 12 volt lights

    Post by Gareth Gates on Mon Nov 17, 2014 9:11 pm

    wear them on the xmas ride an then you can look the fairy off the tree ! lol!
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    JTM525

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    Re: 12 volt lights

    Post by JTM525 on Mon Nov 17, 2014 9:11 pm

    What are you doing now Joss? Laughing
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    phil990

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    Re: 12 volt lights

    Post by phil990 on Mon Nov 17, 2014 9:15 pm

    Just had all three working of the battery. Incredible amount of light... Haha

    Bit of a project for me Very Happy
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    mufynman

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    Re: 12 volt lights

    Post by mufynman on Mon Nov 17, 2014 9:15 pm

    I think this is what he's aiming for ..
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    phil990

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    Re: 12 volt lights

    Post by phil990 on Mon Nov 17, 2014 9:17 pm


    That may be a bit extreme for me. And they need to work of bike battery... Shocked

    I do fancy a night ride see... santa
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    Gareth Gates

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    Re: 12 volt lights

    Post by Gareth Gates on Mon Nov 17, 2014 9:19 pm

    torchy torchy the battery boy ! smiler
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    JTM525

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    Re: 12 volt lights

    Post by JTM525 on Mon Nov 17, 2014 9:20 pm

    They are bloody bright! I fit loads of them, albeit a bit different to them and they use bugger all power Very Happy
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    JTM525

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    Re: 12 volt lights

    Post by JTM525 on Mon Nov 17, 2014 9:22 pm

    Some kind of mouldable foam i would think would do the trick! Then just glue them in as they don't get hot
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    shocker

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    Re: 12 volt lights

    Post by shocker on Mon Nov 17, 2014 9:24 pm

    Can't wait to see the 'holders' you make Very Happy
    Already imagining cut up egg boxes and gaffer tape lol!

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