Last Activity:09-23-2016 8:24 AM
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Posted in thread: Landscape light transformer: Inside? Outside? on 09-27-2016 at 04:37 PM
Thanks for all your input. As this'll won't be wired in, but will be connected to an adjacent
all-weather outlet, I think I'll just build a little enclosure around the transformer and the
Posted in thread: Landscape light transformer: Inside? Outside? on 09-23-2016 at 12:49 AM
Those old units that hung on the wall outside with a timer that run 4 or 6 lights were wide
open. My GF has one that is about 20 years old still working fine.That's encouraging, thanks.
Posted in thread: Landscape light transformer: Inside? Outside? on 09-23-2016 at 12:38 AM
The terminals are nickle plated, it will be fine. There is spay sealer they make for car
battery terminals you could use after you have made the connections.Thanks. Okay, if you say
so!Maybe you can u...
Posted in thread: Landscape light transformer: Inside? Outside? on 09-23-2016 at 12:23 AM
Hey guys,I'm installing some LED garden lighting, and picked up this 200-watt 12v transformer
at Home Depot: seemed like a good deal. The box said "Weather Resistant Black Finish", so I
assumed I cou...
Posted in thread: Image software not working on 09-01-2016 at 01:31 AM
Posting directly from an online source is prohibited. Your best bet it to right click "save
image as" and download it to your computer. Once on your computer, you simply click "manage
Posted in thread: Image software not working on 08-06-2016 at 05:14 PM
I'm on a PC, but I'm not sure what difference that'd make. All the "Insert Image" button and
dialog box do is add ... tags around the image's URL. Huh—it's working now: not doing
Posted in thread: Plywood spacing on 08-06-2016 at 05:05 PM
Take that with a pinch or salt. The rules for gapping are the same for new construction when
wood is subject to rain for days before it drys out.Maybe I'm not following you. You're saying
that if you ...
Posted in thread: Replacing 12v halogens in cabinet? on 08-05-2016 at 10:45 PM
Yes, I've read elsewhere that transformers like these often have minimums as well as
maximums—and given these LEDs draw around 10% as much, that could be a problem. I've also now
noticed that the tran...
Posted in thread: Installing hardwood over laminate (solved) on 08-05-2016 at 10:41 PM
Hmm—I'd mark this thread "SOLVED", but apparently you can't edit the title of threads you've
started. Odd, never had that problem in other forums.
Posted in thread: Adapting outdoor fixtures for LED bulbs? (solved) on 08-05-2016 at 10:40 PM
I've now learned I really should replace the fixtures with top-vented ones anyway. Thanks!BTW,
I'd mark this thread "SOLVED", but apparently you can't edit the title of threads you've
started. (This h...